• The Footprints of
    Kupe Experience

Book a family pass for Manea – Footprints of Kupe and the kids choose from a Manea bucket hat or cap. Book now with promo code: KIDSCAP 


Manea tells of Kupe’s arrival in Aotearoa, New Zealand, the beginning of our country’s human story. Hokianga is the place Kupe secured for his descendants before returning to Hawaiki. His descendants share his story across a 75-minute multi-sensory journey of guided storytelling – through large scale artworks, film, performance, digital interaction.



    1. Valid for direct bookings only (phone, walk-in or online)
    2. Use promo code #KIDSCAP when booking online or reference the code when booking through phone or email
    3. Not valid with any other offer or discount
    4. Valid for first 100 bookings for visits December, January, February
    5. Gifts redeemed at Manea upon full payment

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Prices & Booking

  • Adult: $65.00
  • Family (2 Adults & 2 Children): $120.00
  • Child (13-16 years): $12.00
  • Child (5-12 years): $6.00
  • Under 5: FREE

All prices are New Zealand dollars.


Now that Puanga and Matariki are well and truly in the night sky, our seasons are beginning to change - so too are a series of up and comming workshops. 1st we have a grand exhibition opening this Wednesday - featuring the stunning 9 muka kakahu woven by our local artist Tira - in addition she will run further workshops on caring for our harakeke and whariki weaving. Please come down - bring out our koroua and kuia to share this wonderful day with - please reserve a plate by contacting us. Looking forward to celebrating with you all
Poi making complete 😎
Embracing cultural exchange, we delight in introducing our vibrant kura to international guests, hoping to ignite their wanderlust and inspire them to explore new horizons. 🌍✨ #CulturalEncounters #WorldlyInspiration #GlobalConnections
If you have any questions or require any assistance then we are here to help. Manea – Footprints of Kupe 41 Hokianga Harbour Drive Opononi, New Zealand 0473 You can also email us at bookings@maneafootprints.co.nz or send us a DM. #maneafootprintsofkupe #culture #history #travel #heritage #newzealand
See what other travellers are saying about their Manea – Footprints of Kupe experience. Find your own spiritual realm on a journey through Kupe and the culture of our people. Book now!
The Hokianga, New Zealand's most Māori region, is home to legends and traditions that have been passed down from generation to generation. It's a place where history is alive and breathtakingly beautiful. #maneafootprintsofkupe #culture #history #travel #heritage #newzealand
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