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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Museum
“This place is AMAZING. even if you aren't really into cars (or motorbikes/planes/boats/tuktuks/anything with a motor! ) there really is something for everyone here. There is so much to see, allow a couple of hours... ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Horse riding on the beach or along the river, pull up for coffee at the local cafe”
  • 4 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Stunning walk or bike along bothsides of river among native trees and birds. 4 km from SH1 to estuary /beach.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“You can walk or bike on the easy level tracks beside the Waikane River that runs through the Domain. They take you to the Waikanae Estuary and beach and also meet up with the Kapiti Expressway track too. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Street Address
  • 1 local recommends
Sublocality Level 1
“Walk or jog along the Waikane River. You can do a loop from bridge to bridge apx 6km”
  • 1 local recommends
Travel Agency
“A great way to get a birds eye view of Kapiti Island, surrounding landscape and more. Packages available visit their website ”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Athletics & Sports
“Doctors and adjacent pharmacy, less than five minutes walk from us. Open from 9 -5pm Monday - Friday. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Our secret place to swim in Summer! The river has some nice deep spots. Plus walking/biking trails that run adjacent and the Park itself has lots of space to play sports or lie on the grass and read a book. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Furniture Store
“Big Mac Slabs Creative Centre is an awesome place to visit. Not only do they have outdoor furniture, but a vast selection of quality crafts of all genres all made by local people. If you're looking for a gift or souvenir - this is the place to go!”
  • 1 local recommends