Hawkes Bay


Our Top Picks

Award Winning Wines & Restaurant

Craggy Range – Take a behind the scenes guided tour of their wine cellars and where the wines are made or enjoy a selection of local cheese & charcuterie with your wine tasting in their gorgeous garden setting.  Craggy Range Restaurant offers an intimate, comfortable, and relaxed space to enjoy seasonal Hawke’s Bay produce alongside Craggy Range wines.

Elephant Hill – A stunning and innovative winery estate and restaurant located on the idyllic Te Awanga coast, just a stone throw from the Pacific Ocean.

Paritua – Located in the heart of the Hawkes Bay Wine Region in the ‘Bridge Pa Triangle’ District. One of New Zealand’s most diverse regions for the growing and crafting of premium red and white wines.

Smith & Sheth – Experience an intimate sensory wine journey across New Zealand in the first of it’s kind wine studio.

Te Awa Farm – A beautiful vineyard & winery with a rustic Restaurant & Cellar Door, situated in the heart of the famous Gimblett Gravels Wine Growing District.

Trinity Hill – Located at the winery in the heart of the Gimblett Gravels wine region, Trinity Hill offers three ranges of wines to suit a variety of palates.

Cape Kidnappers Golf Course

Built on a ridge-and-valley landscape and with stunning sea views, Cape Kidnappers Golf Course plays high above the ocean atop dramatic cliffs.

The golf complex includes a world-class practice range, putting and chipping greens, a well-stocked golf shop and club house.

Cultural Experience

Discover the real New Zealand with Waimarama Maori Tours, a unique cultural experience.

Local Produce

Black Barn Farmers Market (Saturday) – Hastings Farmers Market (Sunday)

Art Deco

Explore the Art Deco City capital of New Zealand, Napier and discover how the region recovered from the 1931 earthquake.

Stunning Views

Te Mata Peak – definitely some of the most spectacular views of Hawke’s Bay.