The Waitangi Treaty Grounds is the scene of the 1840 signing of the Treaty of Waitangi, and is a must-do for any visitor.
Truly one of New Zealand’s most historic sites, being the place where both Maori and European joined in signing the Treaty of Waitangi in 1840. A vast peaceful estate, the Treaty Grounds contain the Treaty House, a Maori Meeting house, one of the largest Maori waka (war canoe) in New Zealand, a gallery and an excellent visitors’ centre. more
Visit New Zealand's most important historic site and enjoy the panoramic views of the beautiful Bay of Islands. Bring your visit alive with a Guided Tour, Cultural Performance or Hāngi & Concert. Adjacent to the Treaty Grounds is the Waitangi Golf Course. This wonderful course is located in a wonderful setting with majestic ocean views. Walk through to Haruru Falls from Waitangi, or take a guided kayak tour.
What Do You Want To Do?
Amazing New Zealand is a New Zealand based consultancy (specialising solely on New Zealand tours) creating innovative and imaginative self-drive or chauffeur-driven itineraries tailored to your own requirements. We can offer you great diversity to take you off the beaten track and away from the mass tourism wherever possible to see and experience the REAL New Zealand.
Mobile-friendly - Baywaterviews B&B has amazing sea views from your room, deck or spa pools (Rooms 2 & 3) overlooking Historical Waitangi Treaty Grounds & Russell. Three super king rooms all shower ensuite, your own entrances/keys, decks, kitchenette, parking spaces and continental & cooked breakfast served to you on your deck each morning, overlooking the bay in a quiet location.
Northland fishing charters departing Paihia, Russell, Waitangi. Experienced skippers and crew that know all the great fishing spots in beautiful Bay of Islands. Operating 20+ years, catering for experienced or novice anglers wanting the joy of catching fish. Hapuka, Kingfish, Snapper plus others. Sir Graham Henry Winning World Cup Rugby All Blacks coach, and Lady Raewyn Henry fish with us.
Mobile-friendly - Sail yourself sailing holidays. For experienced sailors, we have a fleet of well-maintained yachts, trailer-boats and power-boats you can hire. For less experienced sailors we can teach you to sail and handle the boats. Our most popular course is the six-day liveaboard adventure; three days with an instructor then three days cruising by yourselves in our beautiful Bay-of-Islands.
Skydive Bay of Islands is New Zealand's number one destination for skydiving at the beach. Cruise up to 20,000ft and soak up scenery of all 144 islands that make up the Bay of Islands. The spectacular views of clear turquoise water, long stretches of pristine golden beaches and lush countryside are guaranteed to take your breath away.
Mobile-friendly - Departing from Russell, enjoy cruising and exploring the beautiful Bay of Islands on a day or overnight Vigilant Yacht Charter. With countless beaches and coves at which to stop off, you may decide to spend your afternoon strolling along the sandy, white shoreline, relaxing on the beach or, if you choose, taking your pick of the water activities offered.
Mobile-friendly - Fun and affordable accommodation, on the banks of the Waitangi River, close to Te Tii Bay. We are the only holiday park within walking distance to Paihia village and a short ferry trip to Russell, Bay of Islands. We offer Waitangi accommodation including comfortable cabins and powered and non-powered camp sites - most with uninterrupted views of the Waitangi River.
Mobile-friendly - Waitangi Treaty Grounds is New Zealand’s most important historic site where in 1840 Aotearoa New Zealand’s founding document the Treaty of Waitangi, Te Tiriti o Waitangi was signed. Enjoy the two new contemporary museums, Treaty House, carved Meeting House, carving studio and the world’s largest ceremonial war canoe with the all-inclusive Experience Pass.
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