Hawkes Bay well is known for its excellent wine country, Art Deco architecture and amazing gannet colonies and wildlife.
Enjoy over 30 wineries open for tasting, many with alfresco and restaurant dining. Hawkes Bay is a perfect place for touring often done by cycling throughout the area. There are also orchard, farm, honey, cheese or chocolate tours.
Hawke's Bay is New Zealand’s Art Deco centre, rebuilt in the 1930’s after a huge earthquake. Napier has one of the highest concentrations of Art Deco architecture anywhere in the world. There are three stunning Cycle Trails, many walks and the largest, most accessible mainland gannet colony in the world.