Wairarapa is a region by itself, a part of New Zealand and yet a world in its own uniqueness. This lush and green region, with flora and fauna that is as unique as its terrain is a perfect holiday hot spot. Wairarapa is located in the south east corner of New Zealand’s North Island and is just an hour away from Wellington City, the capital of New Zealand. The proximity to the capital makes Wairarapa an extremely accessible tourist destination.
The hospitality industry requirements in Wairarapa are catered to by a number of star rated hotels, motels and other cheaper lodging options. There are a number of restaurants that cater to multi cuisine demands of tourists and a number of local entertainment centers and shopping districts. Wairarapa and all of its 5 main townships – Martinborough, Featherston, Masterton, Carterton and Greytown are diverse and distinct and cater to all tourist demands.
The coastal areas of Tora, Riversdale, Castlepoint, Palliser and Ngawi are a feast for the eyes and indulgences such as fishing and leisure sailing. The Wairarapa region of New Zealand is a blend or rural life and a sophistication that only modernity brings. This makes the region unique and very luring. Wairarapa is the perfect holiday spot if you are planning a vacation with the family and friends and yet at the same time, it appeals to the loner as well, especially the coastal regions. The proximity to Wellington makes it ideal as a business stop over too. The Wairarapa experience is an unforgettable one!