Hastings Itinerary 1 Day

A Day in Hastings - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Hastings just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Hastings, you can still explore this city of New Zealand and get a feel for its culture and history.

Is one day enough for Hastings?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Hastings? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Hastings is the place to be, suggesting attractions for 24 hours in Hastings could be a tough choice as there are many places than you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Hastings, but for a local slice, you of course need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Hastings, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

What to pack for 1 day in Hastings vacation?

It can be worth having a petite backpack for Hastings day trip. More helpful things to pack for a day trip to Hastings:

  • Light jacket
  • Maps and Brochures
  • Snacks and Water Bottle
  • Camera with batteries

How to spend 1 day in Hastings?

The best way to explore Hastings in 1 day is to visit the best Hastings attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Hastings itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like Akina Park, On Track Adventures, Hawke's Bay Regional Sports Park. Along with a mist-trix of must-see attractions, outdoor activities and few family and kid’s activities like a visit to Hawkes Bay Farmers Market, you will have a splendid time on your one day trip to Hastings for sure.

Hastings travel tips to save time and money

Easy and handy Hastings guidelines for your one day trip in Hastings:

  • Don't try to fit in everything
  • Book a guided Hastings sightseeing tour
  • Start early, you will have more time to explore as well you can easily beat the crowds.
  • Don't leave your planning until the last minute

Where to stay for 1 day in Hastings?

Since you have only 24 hours in Hastings, you should make the most of it by staying around the city's top attractions. Although it might not be the best deal, you will save time as well money spent on commute. Whatever your budget is, you can easily find the cheap and budget friendly accommodations in Hastings for 1 day. Locals also offer cozy homestays with awesome food and they would guide you to plan your travel accordingly.

Best places to eat in Hastings if you've only 1 day:

Want to explore the sumptuous cuisine of this city? Then, visit the most popular restaurants for delicious food.

Local transportation in Hastings

If you want to explore the offbeat places in Hastings and know its every nook and corner, then hopping onto a metro/train or a local city bus will be a smart choice.

Recent Hastings itinerary 1 day From Travellers

Refer our newly created Hastings itineraries by our users and travel experts. These itineraries include great places to visit in Hastings that are currently visited by our travellers. You can follow any of our Hastings itinerary or modify these itineraries according to your preferences to make your 1 day trip to Hastings memorable.

Whether you are for in Hastings for 24 hours or more we have each custom trip plans created just for you.

Be Smart! Try quickest way to plan your trip online now!

New to Trip planning? Learn how to make an itinerary on TripHobo!

Try Trip Planner