Outdoor Activities

Plenty to See and Do

Experience the abundance of activities available in Mount Maunganui, Tauranga and the surrounding Bay of Plenty. Whether you are interested in action-packed adventure, getting in touch with nature, pampering yourself and relaxing, or just looking to spend some quality time with family, the Bay has something for everyone.

Something for Everyone

Choose from a huge range of activities and attractions and in and around Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, and the Bay of Plenty. Have a look at some of the suggestions below or check out the Bay of Plenty Tourism website for more details.

Adventures on Land

Enjoy the wide range of activities that can be found in the Bay of Plenty and are suitable for all ages, from extreme adventures to walks and nature escapes.

  • Bay Karts
  • Golf courses
  • Parks, reserves, and hiking trails

Adventures on the water

Discover why tourists and travellers flock to the Bay of Plenty for the bounty of activities available and take advantage of our gorgeous oceans, lakes, and rivers. Whether you are looking for relaxation or entertainment, you will find it here!

  • Surfing schools and board hire
  • Fishing and diving charters
  • Harbour, island, and dolphin cruises
  • White water rafting
  • Waimarino Kayak Tours
  • Visit McLaren Falls

Adventures in the Air

Looking for a thrill? Experience Mount Maunganui and the Bay of Plenty from a whole new and exciting perspective with a wide range of airborne activities.

  • Oceania Helicopters
  • Tauranga Tandem Skydive
  • Gyrate NZ
  • Classic Flyers

Book your stay at Oceanside Resort & Twin Towers and start your Mount Maunganui adventure today!