The Tushita Hermitage is not open to the general public. Any attendance at Tushita Hermitage must be arranged beforehand. There are pre-arranged dates for formal visits to Tushita Hermitage. The dates and application process for these visits can be found here.
You can reach the Tushita Hermitage by car. Off street car-parking is provided.
The nearest airport to Tushita Hermitage is Kerikeri. Air New Zealand provides regular flights to and from Kerikeri from most centres in New Zealand. Pick up and drop off can be arranged from Kerikeri airport to Tushita Hermitage for $25 per person each way. If people are arriving on flights within approximately two hours of each other, we will co-ordinate one pickup. Alternatively – if you arrive at Kerikeri airport in the morning – another option is to take the shuttle into Kerkeri ($12), and then take the 12.35pm Intercity bus from there to Taipa.
Intercity provides transport form most NZ centres to Taipa. Taipa is about 15 minutes drive from Tushita Hermitage. Pick up and drop off can be arranged from Taipa to Tushita Hermitage (no charge).
Pick up and drop-off
If you require pick up and/or drop off from Taipa or Kerikeri airport, please contact us at least 1 week before the start date of attendance at Tushita Hermitage. You can contact us here.
1334 Oruru Road, Peria Valley in Northland.
HOW TO VISIT
The Tushita Hermitage is not open to the general public. Any attendance at Tushita Hermitage is by permission only and must be arranged beforehand. There are pre-arranged dates and times for formal times to Tushita Hermitage. The application process and dates for these times can be found here.