Ōpōtiki is the perfect place to stop, relax and explore. Surrounded by pristine beaches, rivers and forests, rich in culture and history, everything is on your doorstep in this beautiful small town.
Ōpōtiki is the ideal stop along State Highway 2 and the gateway to your journey around East Cape - State Highway 35. Ōpōtiki also offers excellent business opportunities, and a superb lifestyle.
There is so much on offer
Head deep into the east of New Zealand’s North Island and discover the Dunes Trail, Pakihi Track, Motu Road Trail, and Rere Falls Trail! Whether you are wanting an easy bike ride or walk with family or friends, a back-country mountain bike or trail run, or a multi-day bike-packing journey between Ōpōtiki in the Bay of Plenty and Tairāwhiti/Gisborne, you will find it here.
Hukutaia Domain is 4.5 hectares of native bush remnant, featuring ancient Puriri trees, mighty Tawa, and many varieties of ferns, moses and fungi. It provides a glimpse of how the local area looked before culitvation of the land changed the landscape.
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Ōpōtiki has a long and rich history dating back long before Europeans arrived on the land.