Flights to New Plymouth (NPL)

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Neighbourhood Overview

When your flights to New Plymouth arrive, you may be pleased to find the city bursting with scenery and activity at every turn. If your holiday plans include surfing or strolling along the black sandy shores, head to the Oakura, Welbourn, and Fitzroy areas to find everything you need. The beaches in Oakura lure in visitors on incoming cheap flights to New Plymouth thanks to its incredible surf and warm pools. Stroll along from Oakura Beach through to Ahu Ahu Beach if you want to stretch your legs after your flights to New Plymouth. The Welbourn area is a short distance from the city centre and is the location of New Plymouth Raceway and Pukekura Park. If you’re travelling on return flights to New Plymouth to attend a festival or concerts, you’ll most likely find yourself at the Bowl of Brooklands located in Welbourn. It is easy access to the famed Coastal Walkway from the Fitzroy neighbourhood. You’ll also find the Fitzroy Shopping Centre, as well as golfing and surfing opportunities. Photographers, horticulturists, and avid nature lovers booking airfare to New Plymouth won’t want to miss the world-renowned Pukeiti Rhododendron Park in Vogeltown. This area, located just south of the city centre, hosts the main road leading from the city centre to Mount Taranaki. Families booking tickets to New Plymouth may enjoy the Pouakai Zoo located in Vogeltown.


Landmarks and Monuments You Can’t Miss

No matter the reason you’re searching cheap flights to New Plymouth on Webjet, leave room in your schedule to visit the New Plymouth Coastal Walkway. You can walk, bike, or skate along this scenic 11-kilometre path that stretches from Bell Block to Port Taranaki. Carry a camera with you on your return flights to New Plymouth to capture the scenic Te Rewa Rewa Bridge from the Coastal Walkway. The bridge represents the revered relationship with the Ngati Tawhirikura tribe. History buffs booking flights to New Plymouth can get a glimpse of early Anglican life at The Taranaki Cathedral Church of St Mary. This is one of the oldest buildings in New Plymouth and is also one of the few remaining stone buildings in New Zealand. You’ll find the area rich in local history and may even find some picture-worthy monuments along the paths. A must-see attraction for many visitors arriving at New Plymouth Airport (NPL) is the Wind Wand. This kinetic sculpture waves in the wind and features a 45-metre tube of red fibreglass. The Wind Wand can be seen from almost anywhere in the city and can act as a point of reference for first-time visitors to New Plymouth. A stroll through the picturesque Pukekura Park can be the highlight of anyone booking airfare to New Plymouth. The 52-hectare park is one of the premier botanical gardens in New Zealand. With a wide range of diverse plants, formal gardens, bushwalks, and greenhouses. You can also find a Tea House, sports area, and a children's play area on the grounds.


Top Experiences For Visitors

Making holiday plans with flights to New Plymouth can include anything from dam dropping and surfing, to hiking and touring the scenic islands of the area. Book a dam dropping excursion to accompany your cheap flights to New Plymouth and get your thrills from this heart-pounding activity. Most dam dropping excursions take place in Normanby, which is about an hours’ drive south of New Plymouth. This adventurous activity can have you diving down a 55-metre hydroelectric dam along the Waingongoro River. For something a little closer, make arrangements to tour the Sugar Loaf Islands after booking your return flights to New Plymouth. Head under the water’s surface to see incredible cliffs, canyons, and boulder reefs inside this ancient volcanic crater. You may also see more than 30 species of fish, seals, dolphins, and whales. Mount Taranaki is a major landmark of the city and should not be missed by anyone planning flights to New Plymouth. You can book a helicopter tour which can take you over the volcano and down the coastline. Tours can give you a bird’s eye view of the Sugar Loaf Islands and allow a closer glimpse of the Kaitake Ranges and the Tasman Sea. If you’d rather get up close to Mount Taranaki, book a climbing expedition to accompany your flights to New Plymouth. Under the guide of a local expert, you can traverse the famed volcano to the Pouakai Tarns where you can snap one of nature’s most beautiful sights at Pouakai Crossing.

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