Located on the west coast of New Zealand´s north island and nestled between the mountains lies Whanganui one of the oldest cities in New Zealand. A few minutes away from the urban area, the most impressive outdoors unveil for their visitors showing the stunning beauty of Whanganui National Park and the longest river in the island. The unspoiled waters of this interminable river are calm and mirror-like in the gorges. Kids will enjoy paddling and be discovering new breathtaking sceneries as they move forward with the current. The family won’t forget the hiking trails interrupted by hanging bridges that lead into a forest of ferns. Glampers will appreciate the collection of luxurious retreats available for selection. Whether the choice is to stay in nature lodges, cabins or villas, these properties are within a few minutes of all the fun activities that will keep the kids entertained.