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Parasail - Northland has fun for everyone!

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Northland provides a stunning backdrop for adventure junkies. From Parasailing, skydiving, jetsking and sand dune surfing, to 4WD quad bike adventures, blo-karting and caving – Northland has a lot to offer the action seeker!

Day 1:

Adventure Forest, Whangarei
Adventure Forest, Whangarei

Auckland to Whangarei
Driving time: 2 hours
Driving directions: Head north from Auckland on State Highway 1

To do in Whangarei:

Day 2:

Diving at the Poor Knights
Diving at the Poor Knights

Whangarei to Tutukaka
Driving time: 30 mins
Driving directions: From Whangarei CBD, head towards Tikipunga, then follow the road to Tutukaka

To do in Tutukaka:

Day 3 & 4:

Flying Kiwi Parasail, Bay of Islands
Flying Kiwi Parasail, Bay of Islands

Tutukaka to Bay of Islands
Driving time: 1 hour 20 mins
Driving directions: Follow the Twin Coast Discovery Highway via Matapouri and Hikurangi

To do in Bay of Islands:

Day 5:

Dune Surfing at Te Paki with Fullers GreatSights
Dune Surfing at Te Paki with Fullers GreatSights

Bay of Islands to Cape Reinga
Driving time: 2 hours 30 mins
Driving directions: Head North to Awanui via the Twin Coast Discovery Highway then follow the tourist drive.

To do Cape Reinga & 90 Mile Beach:

Day 6:

Tane Mahuta at Waipoua Forest - Footprints Waipoua
Tane Mahuta at Waipoua Forest - Footprints Waipoua

Ahipara to Hokianga
Driving time: 1 hour 45 mins
Driving directions: From Ahipara follow the Twin Coast Discovery Highway to Opononi via the vehicle ferry at Kohukohu.

To do Hokianga:

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