- Is there anywhere quite as stunning as the Central Plateau? From the great lake at Taupo to the geothermal activity at rotor; the lush forests of National Park to the imposing Mt. Doom (a.k.a Mt Ruapehu) the Central Plateau is somewhere you should take the time to explore.
- Like your rugby? The New Zealand Rugby Museum is above the Museum in Palmerston North. With over 37 000 items logged, it's rugby heaven!
- With the region growing over 8- percent of New Zealand's Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah grapes; relaxing with a beautiful glass of red is a popular pastime.
- If relaxation is on the menu, make sure you visit one of the resort spas for a blissful massage or beauty treatment. Outside, if you can manage to pull yourself away from the thermal waters, there are peaceful forest walks or horse treks on offer.
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