Walks cater for all levels of fitness and ability, from flat tree lined paths to a steep climb up Mt Arateitei which rewards visitors with glorious views of the arboretum and the surrounding countryside.
Located near the first city to see the sun, the arboretum encompasses encompasses 131 hectares of exotic and native trees, shrubs, and climber plantings. Home to the largest collection of northern hemisphere trees in the southern hemisphere. There are many opportunities for recreation at this site, walking, bird watching, picnics, jeep tours and even accommodation options.
Adults $15 with concessions available
For more info visit:
Te Māra Rākaunui o Aotearoa National Arboretum of NZ at Eastwoodhill