Exploring Whitianga

Buffalo beach

Buffalo beach

Buffalo Beach, the main stretch in Whitianga, spans 3.5km of sand—a popular fishing and pipi harvesting spot. It's well-known for swimming, and when conditions align, the waves are perfect for boogie boarding and body surfing.

Whitianga town center

Whitianga town is a fantastic destination for lodging, dining, and shopping on the Coromandel Peninsula. Abundant local cafes and restaurants offer excellent food and beverages to enjoy.

whitianga town
whitianga wharf


The Whitianga wharf stands as a popular town attraction, conveniently located near a playground and café shop. It's an ideal spot for families to take a break and unwind.

Ferry Landing

The ferry swiftly transports us from Whitianga town wharf to Ferry Landing Wharf in mere minutes. Between Ferry Landing and Cooks Beach, Shakespeare Head provides a panoramic viewpoint overlooking Mercury Bay.

whitianga ferry

Restaurant at Whitianga

Discover Whitianga's finest dining establishments in our restaurant directory and savor unforgettable flavors.