Half Day Northern Beaches Tour ex Whitianga

Half Day Northern Beaches Tour ex Whitianga

Beaches, Goldmining History, Driving Creek, Coromandel Town, Kauri Trees and more...

Depart from Whitianga 9.00am travelling past Ke Te Ra Matiti Marae at Wharekaho where Captain Cook and botanist Banks visited in 1769. Hear the fascinating gold mining history around Kuaotunu. Great views of the Mercury Islands.

Drive past the pristine beach at Otama Beach Reserve and on to visit the beautiful sheltered bay at Opito for a walk along the beach. Return along the magnificent coastline through Greys and Rings Beach to the developing holiday resort settlement of Matarangi.

Continue across the range to Coromandel Town and on to the bush railway at Driving Creek (at own cost) and hear about the reforestation programme in place. Return to Whitianga via the 309 Road and visit the 309 Kauri Grove of majestic mature kauri trees. This is a lovely walk among New Zealand native trees.

Tour Info

Tour Type: Cruises & Sailing Adventures
From: Whitianga to Whitianga
Price: From (NZD) $113 per person
Duration: 4 hours
Tour Code: NBEACH

Inclusions

Learn about gold mining history around Kuaotunu
Visit the beautiful sheltered bay at Opito for a walk along the beach
Hear about the reforestation programme
Visit the 309 Kauri Grove of majestic mature kauri trees

Tour Departures

  • Frequency: Daily all year round
  • Departure Point: Whitianga i-SITE
  • Departure Time: 9:00am
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Return Details: 1:00pm at departure point
  • Closed: Christmas Day

What To Bring

  • Hat
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Warm clothing in winter
  • Water
  • Insect repellent
  • Snacks
  • Swim wear & towel

Important Information

  • Minimum of 2 passengers required to operate
  • This tour must be booked at least 72 hours in advance of travel
  • Confirmation for this product will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated
  • Complete operator information, including opening times and local contact telephone numbers are included on your e-voucher
  • Child age 1-13 years

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Half Day Northern Beaches Tour ex Whitianga
Sightseeing Tours
Tour Code: NBEACH
From (NZD) $113 per person
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Beaches, Goldmining History, Driving Creek, Coromandel Town, Kauri Trees and more... Depart from Whitianga 9.00am travelling past Ke Te Ra Matiti M... Read More

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