Less than 30 minutes drive from Lupton Lodge is the stunning seaside village of Pataua North. Pataua North beach is a golden sandy beach, ideal for walking, swimming, playing or ... Read More
Activities & Attractions
Lupton Lodge is ideal for exploring Whangarei, the Tutukaka Coast & Northland, diving at the Poor Knights Islands or business in Whangarei. The 2¼ hour drive from Auckland and 1 hr drive to the Bay of Islands also makes Lupton Lodge a perfect stop-off point if you are heading further North.
Below are some of the Whangarei and Tutukaka Coast activities we recommend:
5 minutes drive from Lupton Lodge are the dramatic Whangarei Falls. You can either view these from above, take a short walk to the bottom or enjoy a longer 1 hour round-trip bush ... Read More
Experience the car-ferry ride to Russell after a 45 min drive up SH1. See the Bay of Islands by boat or from the lookout on Flagstaff Hill and stroll around arguably New Zealand's ... Read More
Picturesque Bay of Islands can be reached within 1 hour from Lupton Lodge (Whangarei). The touring routes below include land and water based activities for all ages, budgets and ... Read More