Bay of Islands Top 5

The Locals Top 5 Bay of Islands New Zealand

For a destination rife with history, gorgeous natural vistas and small-town character, the Bay of Islands is the perfect retreat. We asked the locals for their "Top 5s" in the Bay of Islands, and here's what they said.

Top 5 Favourite Things to Do in the Bay of Islands by Carolyn Nicholas
Carolyn, who built the Waiora Apartments with her husband, gives us her favourite things to do...

Top 5 Ways to Fill Your Days by Dallas & Delphine
Dallas and Delphine, from Kauri Park Motel in Kerikeri, share 5 great ways to fill your days in the Bay of Islands...

Top 5 Historic Highlights, Bay of Islands by John O'Hare
John O'Hare, from the New Zealand Historic Places Trust, shares some iconic historic buildings to visit while in the Bay of Islands...

Top 5 Ways to ‘Walk Your Socks Off’ in the Bay of Islands by Belinda Ward
Belinda has lived and worked in tourism in Paihia for nearly 30 years. Here she shares her favourite walks around the Bay of Islands...

Top 5 Kiwi Experiences in the Bay of Islands by Billie Taituha
Billie shares five truly Kiwi Experiences for you to enjoy in the Bay of Islands...