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New Plymouth Map, New Zealand

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This New Plymouth Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in New Plymouth with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of New Plymouth useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about New Plymouth!

New Plymouth Sightseeing

The Egmont National Park was developed by a special parliament act during 1900.  It protects the big volcano, as well as two other volcanoes that are older, the Pouakai and Kaitake.  Taranaki is linked to the mountains in the central plateau.  As the legend goes, Taranaki lived among the other volcanoes once, which are the Ngauruhoe, Ruapehu, and Tongariro.  When Taranaki flirted with a hill called Pihanga, the... read more

New Plymouth Travel Guide

There are also many historical buildings in New Plymouth, including the St. Mary's Pro-Cathedral, of which is the country's oldest stone church, and Puke Ariki, which is the first fully integrated information center, library, and museum in the world.  There is a collection of kinetic sculptures by Len Lye at the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery. read more

New Plymouth History

Barrett, who was able to speak some of the Māori language, acted as the agent for the company in negotiating the land purchase of Taranaki on the company's behalf.  On February 15th of 1840, a formal Sale Deed was signed between him and the Māori with a payment of blankets, guns, and other chattels.  Later, witnesses testified to Barrett not reading the deed or explaining it adequately during the time of signing. read more

New Plymouth Nightlife

The Mill is a 3 story, huge place, with different tastes of music on each floor.  The Underground floor is for the cutting shapes and techno people.  On the next floor, they play pop and rock, and they have a lot of competitions here, where the DJ will give away free t-shirts, drinks, and even concert tickets.  This nightclub is fun and lively.  The dress is casual, but they don't allow scruffy clothing or sneakers. read more

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