The Manawatu Region includes the city of Palmerston North and many smaller towns such as Taihape, Foxton, Feilding, Woodville and many more.

It is a diverse area of contrasting landscapes. From the beaches of Foxton to the gumboot capital Taihape it has the Manawatu Gorge running through it. The Rangitikei River attracts those tourists who love the thrill and adventure of rafting to those that love to ride a horse along a deserted beach.

Palmerston North is a thriving city that provides excellent shopping and caters well for tourists with many cafes and restaurants.

Accommodation needs are well catered for from camping grounds right through to luxury hotels.

Stay a while in the Manawatu region you will enjoy your stay in this region of contrasts.

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