10 Things to Do in Raglan That You Shouldn't Miss

Discover the best top things to do in Raglan, New Zealand including Bridal Veil Falls, Ngarunui Beach, Wildcoast Ruapuke Horse Riding, Te Toto Gorge Lookout, Ruapuke Beach, Raglan Wharf, Mount Karioi summit tracks, Raglan i-SITe Visitor Information Centre, Wainui Reserve, Jet Collective.

1. Bridal Veil Falls

Kawhia Road, Raglan, New Zealand Nature & Parks, Waterfalls
Excellent
70%
Good
25%
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4.5 based on 619 reviews

Bridal Veil Falls

Always check the website for changes that might affect your trip.

Reviewed By Forevermui - Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaKuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Beautiful waterfall with multiple viewing platforms

Were here in February 2019 summer afternoon, during the long drive here seems like we were the only visitors, but we were surprised to see the parking was almost full. There is multiple viewing platforms, each offering a great view of the falls. There are

2. Ngarunui Beach

Riria Kereopa Memorial Drive, Raglan, New Zealand Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities, Beaches
Excellent
64%
Good
32%
Satisfactory
4%
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4.5 based on 197 reviews

Ngarunui Beach

Reviewed By fanny_christinaa - SwedenSweden

Shallow

The water was very low when we visited, but that only added to the fun because you could walk far out into the water and there were small “islands”. It was super cool and we found lots of water creatures! No worries though, no animals were harmed in the p

3. Wildcoast Ruapuke Horse Riding

1549 Whaanga Road | Ruapuke, Raglan 3296, New Zealand Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Equestrian Trails
Excellent
94%
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5%
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5 based on 68 reviews

Wildcoast Ruapuke Horse Riding

Reviewed By chrisleeyk - Hong Kong, ChinaHong Kong, China

Perfect horse-riding experience

My first horse riding ended up super fun! Owners Wayne and penny are super nice and friendly. Wayne was very patient while teaching us how to ride a horse. Horses have are obidient and well tempered. and view was excellent especially at the beach.Will def

4. Te Toto Gorge Lookout

380 Whaanga Road, Raglan 3297, New Zealand Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Geologic Formations, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Beaches More
Excellent
72%
Good
24%
Satisfactory
2%
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4.5 based on 45 reviews

Te Toto Gorge Lookout

Reviewed By 151arwend - Auckland, New ZealandAuckland, New Zealand

Amazing view - worth the drive

Highly recommend making the drive out there. Road is a little windy and you have to watch for oncoming traffic but worth the drive. Views were amazing. Make sure you also walk the path (you'll notice where the grass has been trodden down) at the side of p

5. Ruapuke Beach

Raglan, New Zealand Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities, Beaches
Excellent
64%
Good
33%
Satisfactory
3%
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4.5 based on 30 reviews

Ruapuke Beach

Reviewed By MumandSon_10 - Hamilton, New ZealandHamilton, New Zealand

Solitude and Salt-Laden Air on Christmas Eve

I took this route back to Raglan after climbing Mt Karioi from the Ruapuke approach.Although a somewhat circuitous path, it had just enough allure to convince me it was the correct decision.Approaching the beach I noted the lack of people there, many woul

6. Raglan Wharf

Wallis St North, Raglan 2051, New Zealand Sights & Landmarks, Piers & Boardwalks
Excellent
41%
Good
45%
Satisfactory
10%
Poor
3%
Terrible
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4 based on 104 reviews

Raglan Wharf

Reviewed By gentrymark55 - Kalkan, TurkeyKalkan, Turkey

Don't miss the wharf

If you are visiting Raglan, take the time to drive a few extra minutes to take in the local shops & restaurants at the wharf. People go fishing from here & the fresh fish & chips is superb. Nice vintage shop, pottery, nice leather shop (Sole) plus others.

7. Mount Karioi summit tracks

Karioi track, Raglan, New Zealand Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks, Forests, Hiking Trails, Mountains More
Excellent
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5 based on 10 reviews

Mount Karioi summit tracks

Reviewed By minotaurmanagement01 - Sydney, AustraliaSydney, Australia

Great Views At The Top - Brilliant Experience

We took the short climb from the Northern face of the mountain through someones farm (its perfectly legal as long as you stay on the track)The first 700m - 1 km is all relatively easy but then it gets progressively more challenging.We did this climb with

8. Raglan i-SITe Visitor Information Centre

13 Wainui Road, Raglan 3225, New Zealand Traveler Resources, Visitor Centers
Excellent
82%
Good
8%
Satisfactory
8%
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Terrible
2%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 35 reviews

Raglan i-SITe Visitor Information Centre

Raglan i-SITe offering expert knowledge on the local area and advice on all your accommodation, activity and travel requirements. Visit us first.

Reviewed By Julie M - Wellington, New ZealandWellington, New Zealand

Very good indeed, associated with the museum

We found the young lady we met very helpful and friendly. The display and information were impressive, the staff very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Great to have this I-Site attached to the museum.Thank you for your review we look forward to your return

9. Wainui Reserve

Wainui Rd, Raglan, New Zealand Nature & Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas
Excellent
37%
Good
63%
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4.5 based on 8 reviews

Wainui Reserve

Reviewed By W1CL - Hamilton, New ZealandHamilton, New Zealand

Stunning West Coast Vista

Was a gorgeous sunny day for a tiki tour, ended up in Raglan, visited Whale Bay, then went to Wainui Reserve. Great place to access the beach, with lifeguards still on patrol (west coast beaches can be dangerous if you don't know them). Amazing views nort

10. Jet Collective

12 Bow Street, Raglan 3225, New Zealand Shopping, Museums, Art Galleries
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5 based on 7 reviews

Reviewed By AllanRosemary - Ballarat, AustraliaBallarat, Australia

Jet Collective Raglan NZ

This is a small boutique 'art collective' shop. It has all sorts of handmade items from clothes to ceramics art cards etc. etc. It has some really interesting and unusual stuff (hey guys take a look at the underpants!) that has a great quality to them. Al

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