Just north of Wellington, on the North Island of New Zealand, you can find the treasure that is Manawatu. Like many other gorgeous areas on the southern coast of the north island, there is a wonderful array of outdoor activities that you can enjoy with campervan hire in New Zealand.
Here are some of our favourite things to do while you are visiting Manawatu.
Hiking Trails and Walks
Do you believe that walks and hikes are the best way that you can explore a new area? If that’s the case, you are at no shortage of beautiful walks and hiking trails that you can venture down while you are camping in Manawatu. The Taranaki Falls in Tongariro National Park is a great place to start. It’s just a short hike to one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the area.
Want to get a little lost in the woods? Take a trip over to Levin in Manawatu-Wanganui to take a tranquil hike through the woods, and some of the most captivating natural greenery the region. Take a hike up the Kohitere Trig to the top of a hill where you can take in breathtaking views of the lake below.
Other Outdoor Adventures
If you are camping in New Zealand, there’s a good chance that you are going to want to get into other outdoor activities as well. If you are looking for something that is going to spike your adrenaline, there are several different adventuresome options in the area that gives you the ability to take a tour via plane or helicopter over the entire region. Explore Manawatu from the skies.
If you don’t mind getting a little wet while you are on your camping vacation, you can take your friends or the entire family for a whitewater rafting adventure down the river valleys of Rangitikei River. Just in case rapids are a little too fast-paced for you, you can always take kayaks or canoes down calmer, crystal-clear waters in calmer parts of the river.
Interested in learning more about the area? Visit Mighway.com for more information about renting a camper and camping in Manawatu.