Napier, New Zealand

Napier is a city in Hawkes Bay, on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand. The city is famed for its Art Deco architecture which resulted from rebuilding after an earthquake in 1931. It is also known for its locally produced wines and cafe scene.

Other attractions include the Hawkes Bay Aquarium, Kiwi House and Marineland. There are also a wide variety of water sports on offer.

Things to see and do

* Hawkesbay Museum & Art Gallery
* Kiwi House
* Marineland
* Hawkes Bay Aquarium
* Water sports

Cruise Season - Jan - Dec
Currency - NZ Dollar (NZ$)
Language - English & Maori
Population - 55,000 approx
Electricity - 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centred below Australian style
Time - GMT plus twelve hours
International Country Telephone Code - + 64

Port Location - The port is located approximately 2.5km's from the city centre of Napier.

Transport Links - There is a domestic airport located just outside of Napier at Westmore. Intercity Coachlines offer services from Napier to major cities and tourist destinations throughout the North Island.