4 Best Attractions to Visit in Gisborne

The touristic city of Gisborne, NZ is filled with several attractions that are sure to make for some unforgettable memories. Our team at Cedar House has put together a list of the attractions you cannot miss during your visit to the city, so you have everything you should add in your plans.

Vineyards and Wineries

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Napa Valley is famous for its wine tours. However, when it comes to visiting Gisborne you are treated with tours to explore a vast number of vineyards. This is because it is the third-largest region of the country for wine-producing.

Although the Chardonnay is the star of the region, you can also enjoy top-quality Pinot Gris, Viognier and Gewürztraminer.

The Rere Rockslide

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Take advantage of Gisborne’s sunny days by sliding down this slope and enjoying the fantastic view of the Rere waterfall as you have your fun. Using a boogie board, you can slide down the slope and end up landing in a big pool with a huge splash.

The Kaiti Hill

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For people wishing to see the footprints left by humankind inside a gorgeous nature reserve, this is a must-see attraction. With the alternative name of Titirangi, you can climb this hill for a fantastic view of the city and its surroundings. 

Additionally, you can see the tree planted by Lady Di and even a WW2 gun emplacement along with a monument to Captain James Cook.

Beaches Ideal for Surfing

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Should you wish to go off-grid and enjoy wonderful swells to surf in, the beaches in Gisborne are unparalleled in New Zealand. Enjoy wonderful views while you rest a bit from surfing the waves at beaches like Wainui, Waikanae, and Makorori.

The beaches in the city provide hours of disconnection for you and your surfboards.

Whether you are alone, with family, or with a group of friends, the city of Gisborne offers wonderful attractions laced with the incredible natural landscapes of the region. Rock climbing, sliding, surfing great waves, or just enjoying a nice glass of wine to go with your tour, Cedar House is certain these attractions will fill your trip with wonderful experiences.