Opito Bay is a leisurely 3 hour drive from Auckland, 30 mins to Whitianga and 40 mins to Coromandel Township.
Kuaotunu is 10 mins away, providing essential supplies and for a delicious meal at Luke’s Kitchen.
Whitianga provides a selection of quality cafes and restaurants. Retail therapy is also well catered for. Those who enjoy a game of golf have a choice between Whitianga or Matarangi which is a 20 min drive from the bay. For a relaxing day away from the beach, variety and spice of life, Whitianga boasts the Lost Springs Thermal Pools, an airport with flights to and from Auckland as well as scenic flights over stunning landscapes. For those who are chasing the big one, charter boats are available.
Historic Coromandel town has a charm of its own with such treasures as the Driving Creek Railway to explore.
The area boasts incredible bush walks and hiking.
If relaxing on a beautiful beach gets too much for you then the stunning Coromandel Peninsula offers many events and attractions to fill your days.