From rugged coastlines to inland alpine villages and rocky limestone outcrops to lush green forests, the Hurunui is a beautiful, diverse region with plenty to explore. Visitors, quite simply, love it.
Whether you're after a relaxing, indulgent break of wineries, award-winning eateries, New Zealand's most popular thermal pools and spa treatments or a non-stop adventure of bungy jumping, jet boating, hiking, skiing, hunting and fishing – the Hurunui will give you the holiday you deserve.
You'll discover some amazing places. Enormous steel sculptures have transformed an old Waipara quarry into an incredible art gallery. Breathtaking gardens await you in Hawarden. Historic steam trains chug through surreal limestone formations in the Weka Pass while Cathedral like cliffs will stun you in Gore Bay.
So...get excited. The Hurunui is a holiday experience you will remember for the rest of your life.