- The New Plymouth coastal walkway is about 10km long and winds along the coast showcasing the best views and some stunning public art.
- Pukekura is one of the finest inner city parks in the country. 52 ha of beautiful parkland and gardens, often with events. Every year from mid-December to early February it becomes a glorious illuminated wonderland courtesy of the Festival of Lights.
- Puke Ariki in the central city is a fully integrated museum, library and visitor centre. It's right beside the Coastal Walkway and it's a good idea to go there first and plan your stay.
- Feeling energetic? The Todd Aquatic Centre has a wave pool, water slides, a sauna, spas, a gym and outdoor pools.
If you want to get back to nature near New Plymouth, then choose from Jasons' list of New Plymouth camping grounds and holiday parks. Options include camp tent sites, caravan/campervan sites, cabins, self-contained units and motel-style accommodation. New Plymouth holiday parks are famous for being a fun and friendly way to get away from it all and you can check availability and book right here on this site!