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Best parks in Bay of Islands

Park
“Superb views and historic flag pole that dates back to disputes between the native Maoris and early British settlers”
  • 6 locals recommend
Premise
“The site where New Zealand's first sermon was given by Samuel Marsden more than 200 years ago, on Xmas day. The Marsden Cross memorial, a beautiful beach, walking track, heritage information panels and archaeological remains of the country's first European settlement are also located here.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“If you're headed to the Bay of Islands (about a 45-60 min drive), and interested in finding out more about our indigenous Maori culture, this is a tour well worth booking.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Easy 20 min walk with 360 degree stunning views from the top. track starts at Du Fresne Place by the turning circle at the top”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 1 local recommends
Tourist Attraction
“Moderate 2-3 hour track to the well-known Whangamumu Whaling Station. Boasts a beautiful beach, where many like to camp (as long as you take your rubbish with you).”
  • 1 local recommends
Scenic Lookout
“This is where the Flagstaff Hill overlooks the Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Directly north of the small historical village of Russell, the flagstaff on the hill played a significant role in early relations between the local Māori of the Ngāpuhi iwi and early British colonials. ”
  • 1 local recommends