Whakatane

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Officially New Zealand's sunniest city, Whakatane features a harbor, gorgeous beaches, and access to the volcanic Whakaari (White Island).

Whakatane is a town in the eastern Bay of Plenty Region in the North Island of New Zealand, at the mouth of the Whakatane River. Tourism is a growing industry for Whakatane. White Island is a key attraction. Popular tourist activities include the beaches, swimming with dolphins, whale watching, chartered fishing cruises, surf tours, amateur astronomy, hunting, experiences of Maori culture and bush walking. Whakatane is also used as a base for many tourists who wish to explore other activities in the surrounding region.
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