Top Choice Historic Building in Kerikeri

Stone Store

Dating from 1836, the Stone Store is NZ's oldest stone building. It sells interesting Kiwiana gifts as well as the type of goods that used to be sold in the store. Tours of the wooden Mission House, NZ's oldest buil…
Wildlife Reserve in Kerikeri

Aroha Island

Reached via a permanent causeway through the mangroves, this 5-hectare island provides a haven for the North Island brown kiwi and other native birds, as well as a pleasant picnic spot for their nonfeathered admirer…
Winery in Kerikeri

Ake Ake

Wine tastings are free with lunch or purchase of wine. The restaurant (mains $28 to $34, lunch platters $25 to $48) is one of Northland's best, but phone ahead for opening hours outside of the summer months. Free ov…
Winery in Kerikeri

Marsden Estate

Excellent wine and lunch (mains $19 to $32, platters $35) on the deck.
Winery in Kerikeri

Byrne Northland Wines

Excellent Viognier and Rosé.
Museum in Kerikeri

Rewa’s Village

If you had a hard time imagining Kororipo Pa in its original state, take the footbridge across the river to this mock-up of a traditional Māori fishing village.
Winery in Kerikeri

Cottle Hill

Wine and port.
Historic Building in Kerikeri

Mission House

Take a tour of the wooden Mission House, NZ's oldest building (1822). Tours leave from the Stone Store, and include admission to The Soul Trade exhibition on the 1st floor of the store.
Waterfall in Kerikeri

Rainbow Falls

Pretty cascade enclosing a moss-covered cavern; part of the Kerikeri River Track.
Picnic Area in Kerikeri

Fairy Pools

Nice spot for alfresco dining; part of the Kerikeri River Track.