If you're in the Bay of Plenty this summer, here's 10 things you might wanna have a go at so you don't get bored.
1. Climb Mt. Manganui
Take the easy hike up to the top of the Mount to get the best views overlooking Mt Maunganui township, Tauranga and more.
2. Visit the salt water pools
Relax at the salt water pools in the Mount if you think that the ocean water is a bit to cold... you can get cold drinks, hot coffee, enjoy a massage, or come to an aqua aerobics class.
3. Learn to surf
Learning to surf is an awesome skill to have and you never know, it could be you're next hobby!
Take your family or friends, your togs, a bbq picnic lunch, and make a day of it!
5. Luge in Rotorua
Get the adrenaline pumping by racing around on the luge.
Does rolling down a huge hill inside of a clear plastic ball tickle your fancy? Then have a go at zorbing! It's pretty intense, but it is LOADS of fun.
7. Mclaren falls
McLaren Falls Park is popular for camping, fishing, kayaking, wedding photos, picnics, bush walks and summertime concerts.
8. Visit Papamoa beach
Visit Papamoa with it's beautiful white sand beaches.
9. Get some Kiwifruit in Te Puke
Visit the kiwifruit capital of the world and go and get some fresh kiwis. While you're there you can get a tour around the kiwifruit farm and discover how everything gets done.
10. Check out Polynesian spa in Rotorua
Go relax and unwind in the beautiful Polynesians spa in Rotorua. Honestly so, so worth it.