Paihia's main beach, Town Beach is a popular spot in the warmer months for locals and visitors alike. A great swimming beach, you can spend the whole day in the water or enjoying the beautiful weather from the shore by sunbathing or enjoying a picnic. Other popular activities enjoyed off Paihia Town Beach include kayaking and sailing, which makes for a relaxing scene for those watching from the shore. The beach is also the ending point for the annual open ocean water swim which occurs between Russell and Paihia. If you're looking for a relaxing place to spend the day without having to spend money, then make your way to Paihia Town Beach and join the locals in enjoying the beautiful Bay of Islands weather.