Amazing places, theoretically at a short stroll, as well. Yes, theoretically, because even the closer ones are not so fast to be reached. To be clear, streets condition is not too bad, but speed limits and winding roads don’t permit quick travels… take your time!
WAIMANGU GEOTHERMAL VALLEY Close to Rotorua, in the North Island, the Waimangu Geothermal System is the youngest in the World.
COROMANDEL PENINSULA It forms a natural barrier to protect the Hauraki Gulf and, although it is close to large cities such as Auckland and Tauranga, its rugged nature means that much of it is relatively isolated.
NORTHLAND (Te Tai-tokerau) Northland is located in what is often referred to by New Zealanders as the Far North, or, because of its mild climate, The Winterless North.