Cruises from New Plymouth
New Plymouth is the major city of the Taranaki Region on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand. Twenty-seven kilometres to the south is the conical snow-capped dormant volcano Mt. Egmont/Mt. Taranaki (2518m). Read more
With the region’s rich volcanic soil, the city is well known for its beautiful gardens such as the Pukekura Park in the middle of the city, and Pukeiti, a rhododendron garden of international significance high on the Pouakai Range. The city serves as the economic centre for pastoral, oil and gas industries.