Grab a late dinner on arrival (choose from Indian, Italian, Thai, Turkish, Chinese or traditional kiwi fare)
Watch the sunset over the Firth of Thames as you stroll along the beach (great for amateur photographers)
Visit Thames Markets – grab brunch at one of the wonderful cafes before exploring local crafts and produce
Explore the boutique style retailers in Pollen Street
Drive up Thames Coast
Lunch at the gorgeous Koru@Rapaura before meandering around the tranquil gardens. A short walk will lead you to the waterlily ponds and 7 tier waterfall
Weave you way up the K Valleyto the DOC Visitor centre and take in the fresh air of native bush and bird song as you enjoy one of the valleys many short walks
Relax those muscle in the natural hot waters of Miranda Hotpools
Then take your time over a great meal and cold drink in one of the many restaurants
Sing or dance the night away with the locals at a bar.
Late brunch in town (you deserve a sleep in)
Cycle along Hauraki Rail Trail to Matatoki Cheese Barn for a late lunch
Time for a little culture? Check out local art works in the historical Old North School building in Tararu
Leisurely stoll along Coastal Walkway from Kuranui Bay to Victoria Park, taking in the Michael Smithers sculpture, underfoot gallery and Karaka Bird Hide
Last minute explore of Goldfields Mall and refuel before you hit the road.