- An adventure junkie? Then Paihia is the place to skydive. Why? At 16 000 feet, no one else in New Zealand jumps higher!
- Did you know that Russell was New Zealand's first capital city? Hop on a ferry from Paihia and explore the beautiful and historic settlement famous with jet setters like Harrison & Calista, Demi & Ashton.
- Head to the Basin, check out Rewa's Village - a full scale Maori village beside Discoverer's Garden, a garden dedicated to a thousand years of Maori planting. The on-going project is to grow the plants that Maori found here when they first discovered New Zealand.
- Part of the 'Winterless North', The Bay of Islands is one of the most popular holiday destinations in New Zealand with both locals and visitors.
Looking for a backpackers or a hostel? Jasons has Bay of Islands backpackers & hostel accommodation available including dormitories and bunkrooms with communal kitchen and bathroom facilities; or your own private room with an en suite. Bay of Islands accommodation has never been easier to find and book than right here on Jasons.