Kia Ora and welcome to Tauranga, NZ’s fastest-growing city and the gateway to the Bay of Plenty. Blessed with dazzling beaches, a sunny climate and outstanding nature, here you’ll find endless coastlines, kiwifruit orchards and cities bursting with culture.
Get to know our city. Downtown Tauranga is bursting with restaurants, cafés and shops. Wander along The Strand and enjoy our local restaurants and pubs, do some shopping while sipping a flat white on Devonport Road, or explore the city’s strong arts community with a visit to the Tauranga Arts Gallery.
Make sure you take the ten-minute drive across the Harbour Bridge to Mount Maunganui - a suburb home to some of New Zealand’s best beaches. Wander around The Mount or climb up to the summit for breathtaking views, or simply enjoy exploring the bustling Mount town.