Kāpiti has a wealth of attractions for visitors.
With direct flights and a short drive from Wellington, Kāpiti is an easy and refreshing break.
It's a place you can relax and enjoy amazing nature, 40 kilometres of unspoilt beaches, a relaxed warm community and intriguing heritage. It's the perfect place to enjoy real kiwi experiences, a moderate climate and spectacular coastal landscapes.
Watch this short video below for a glimpse of what you can see and do in Kāpiti, or take a cruise with an aerial video of the Waikanae cycleway here (this only works in a modern browser).
Kāpiti is also a very attractive place to move to, and many residents that have emigrated to New Zealand have settled here on the Coast. With a relaxed beach and bush lifestyle and just a 45 minute drive or train ride to the capital city, you get the best of both worlds in Kāpiti. This short video about a British family who moved here shows a snapshot of their new lives in New Zealand.
Kāpiti Coast Airport terminal is located at 60 Toru Road Paraparaumu consisting of attractive public areas, check in facilities and i-Land café. Service providers Air2there provides daily scheduled flights to and from Nelson and Blenheim. For timetabl...
All you need to know about arts and museums on the Kāpiti Coast.
The Kāpiti Coast coastline is approximately 40 kilometres long.
Our district is renowned for walking, cycling and horse riding opportunities.
Kāpiti has abundant open space with a diverse range of natural systems for people to experience and enjoy.
Kilometres of stunning coastline and the captivating backdrop of Kāpiti Island make Kāpiti a must visit destination for freedom travellers. The series of coastal communities about an hour's drive north of Wellington make Kāpiti the perfect stop-over...
Public transport on the Kāpiti Coast is managed by the Greater Wellington Regional Council . To view information about public transport in the Kāpiti Coast District, the Metlink website features routes and timetables of trains and buses throught the...
The Kāpiti i-SITE visitor centre is situated in the centre of Paraparaumu.
From fish and chips to gourmet local produce served in quality restaurants, eating out is a pleasure on the Kāpiti Coast.
Stay and play in Kāpiti this summer - with your own children, friend's children or the grandkids. There is plenty to keep them busy rain or shine.