Mapua Tourism, New Zealand

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Mapua is a small town in the South Island of New Zealand. It is to the west of Nelson on State Highway 60 and on the coastline of Tasman Bay. The 2006 census gave a population of 1878, up 16.1 percent since the 2001 Census.: With a thriving wharf and commercial area, Mapua has grown in popularity for visitors, with numbers swelling the region over the summer months. A large fair and market is held every Easter Sunday. Up to 30,000 people visit the town on this day to enjoy rides, stalls, and other attractions. The local schools and playcentre benefit from the fair, which is their primary fundraising activity.

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Mapua in New Zealand offers a unique experience to travellers. After your splendid visit to Mapua, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Kaikoura. Add Kaikoura to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like World Of Wearable Art And Classic Cars Museum, Harwoods Hole Walk, Christ Church Cathedral. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Kaikoura Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Mapua.

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Facts and Stats for Mapua*

  • Pollution Statistics in Mapua

    Know the pollution level of Mapua before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 10 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Mapua: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Mapua for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Mapua.

    • Burglary and Theft 15 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 20 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 15 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 45 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 60 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Mapua - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 74.46 (High)
    • Pollution Index 22.93 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 41 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 80.77 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 68.06 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.08 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 119.99 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Mapua

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mapua

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.35 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.08 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 64.03 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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