LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

The Coromandel is an unspoiled, protected environment rich in scenic beauty from forest to sea. Swim, dive, fish and sunbathe at local safe beaches, or hike on famous trekking routes. La Casa can arrange fishing trips and hiking in the Coromandel Ranges. We can also help plan general and special interest day trips to discover the region's many attractions, all within easy reach of Te Puru. We recommend spending at least three days to experience an overview of what the Coromandel has to offer.

Thames

 

La Casa is a twelve minute drive from the town of Thames. This historic seaside town offers many attractions and recreation opportunities.

 

We recommend :

  • Thames Market

  • The Historical Museum

  • The Goldmine Historic Tour

 

Learn more about activities in Thames

Coromandel


The Coromandel Peninsula is known for its varied and unspoiled landscapes. La Casa Te Puru is ideally located to discover the scenic  beauty and nature within the Coromandel region.

 

We recommend :

  • Coromandel Town

  • The Waterworks Theme Park

  • Driving Creek Railway

 

Learn more about Coromandel

 Hiking


The Coromandel is the ideal place to go hiking or walking on the many hiking trails and walking tracks offered. Discover groves of Kauri trees and sparkling streams and waterfalls.

 

We recommend :

  • The Pinnacles

  • Kaueranga Valley

  • Waiomu Kauri Grove

  • Karangahape Gorge

  • Coromandel Coastal Hikes

 

Learn more about Hiking trails

Nature


Nature lovers will be able to enjoy the spectacular flora and fauna of the Coromandel from La Casa.

 

With a lot of native tree varieties attracting native pigion, tui birds and fantails, the forest is full of interesting  sounds and exotic smells.

 

The Coromandel Coast has excellent fishing and diving locations. If you are lucky you may observe dolphins and whales.

 

Learn more about Coromandel nature and wildlife

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