Discover how this unique pocket of land, in the Bay of Plenty, is able to produce one of the worlds healthiest fruits, better than anywhere else.
Beaches aren’t the only thing the Coastal Bay of Plenty is famous for...it’s also home to Te Puke - the kiwifruit capital of the world. Somewhat of a horticultural hub in the Bay of Plenty - the Te Puke region is also home to over 1000 avocado orchards, and Experience Comvita - a powerhouse in the manuka honey world.
Whether you’re staying near Te Puke, or just spending a day there, you’ll get a real taste for kiwifruit - one of New Zealand’s biggest export earners. Visit a working orchard and learn the story of kiwifruit (and don’t forget to try the kiwifruit ice cream!).
Visit a working kiwifruit orchard to learn why the Coastal Bay of Plenty is the perfect place to grow kiwifruit, and explore some of the best walks and waterfalls in the region.
Choose from backpacker accommodation, motels, and bed and breakfasts when you stay in Te Puke.
Whether you’re into a relaxed pub meal, or immersing yourself into the Te Puke community at one of the local cafés - there’s something to suit all palates.
Meet the locals and discover the stories of Te Puke.