Activities
Activities

Activities

At Pagoda Lodge

Tranquil river with several swimming holes
Contemplative and creative gardens
Many life sized Buddhas and Stupas
Te Araroa walking tracks (Many kilometres of easy walking)
start from Pagoda Lodge (Link) www.teararoa.org.nz
Patio, with gas barbecue
Gazebo with pagoda roof and river view
Shaded entertainment deck with cafe style seating and
lovely views of river, Inlet and Heritage Site.
Forest walks along the river to two spectacular waterfalls
Bikes for hire (Good Biking trails in the vicinity )
Boating and swimming from our jetty

Kayaks for hire (5 miles of river systems and Stone Store Basin
to explore with many interesting, moored yachts)
Organic vegetable garden

Hongi's Pa-site and Northland's famous Heritage Basin

This is opposite our grounds, and can be viewed from the main deck. A short walk away, you can explore:
The Pa-site of the famous Warrior Chief, Hongi Hika
The Stone Store Basin (oldest stone building in New Zealand)
The adjacent Cultural Maori village

Local Attractions.  Kerikeri is the central hub of the Bay of Islands & offers a wide range of activities

Excellent cafes and shops
World class Arts Centre
Art, food and wine trails
Chocolate factory
Steam Boat rides
Pristine beaches, sailing and surfing
Island cruises (Fullers and others)
Scuba and Wreck-diving (Rainbow Warrior and more)
Swim with dolphins
Therapeutic, Natural Hot Pools
Golf (such as Kauri Cliffs, a world class course)
Skydiving and quad biking
Horse trekking
The Parrot Place
Great day trips (to scenic Hokianga and Cape Reinga, via 90 mile beach)