"Tauranga, in the Bay of Plenty." Top 5 Page for this destination Tauranga by kiwi

Tauranga Travel Guide: 20 reviews and 54 photos

Tauranga is a delightful coastal city tucked away in the Tauranga Harbour, on the eastern coast of the North Island. Reknown for it's temperate climate and healthy coastal atmosphere, it is a popular sunny destination. It is a little inland from the well known resort town of Mount Maunganui.
Tauranga is situated on State Highway No.2 and also at the eastern extremity of Prov.State Hwy No.29.

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  • In a nutshell:Sunny, warm, temperate climate makes this paradise!
  • Last visit to Tauranga: Jun 2006
  • Intro Updated Jan 14, 2015
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  • lindyz's Profile Photo
    Aug 21, 2009 at 1:57 AM

    Hi Pam - I have very good friends Doreen & Dave that live in Tauranga - it looks like a lovely part of the world to call home :)

  • angiebabe's Profile Photo
    Jan 27, 2008 at 2:35 AM

    nice page, interesting informative tips and as always good pics!

  • Doctor38's Profile Photo
    Jul 28, 2007 at 5:46 PM

    Wow, you put alot of effort into your VT site

  • allikat's Profile Photo
    Sep 26, 2006 at 3:51 PM

    I quite fancy taking a look at that Naked Grape. i wish Tauranga was a bit closer to me. The floating place looks divine!!!!

  • tissie's Profile Photo
    Jul 28, 2006 at 12:01 PM

    I like this place - would even buy a house there - where's the best place to look?

  • ATXtraveler's Profile Photo
    Jul 1, 2005 at 2:55 AM

    Another small town that will be a good stopover!

  • Goner's Profile Photo
    Dec 23, 2004 at 8:33 PM

    Hmm, Bay of Plenty "good shopping" , I'll pass on the river rafting..

  • craic's Profile Photo
    Apr 20, 2003 at 8:29 AM

    I've been to Tauranga. Once.

  • TinKan's Profile Photo
    Apr 5, 2003 at 1:19 PM

    The rafting trip looks cool but it also looks like a lot of work. Hope you enjoyed it.


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