Coast & Rainforest Walking day tour

from/per person $245
  • Walking/Hiking

Karekare waterfall
guided nature walk from auckland
Karekare beach
Silver ferns in the rainforest
view alonf Karekare beach
Keruru on a nikau tree
karekare beach view
kauri tree in the rainforest
Nature tour from Auckalnd city

Coast & Rainforest Walking day tour

This full day tour is for lovers of nature and walking, your experienced local nature guide will take you to a range of rainforest, beach and clifftop walks. The black sand beaches and rainforest of West Auckland  are unique in New Zealand and this tour is a great way to experience the best they have to offer.

After pick up from your city centre hotel we have a short (30min) drive to the Arataki Visitor Centre – gateway to the coastal rainforest. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views over the rainforest back to the city and across to Auckland’s southern harbour.  The visitors centre is also home to some traditional Maori carvings and your guide will talk about them and explain their significance for the area.

Your eco-tour includes a guided walk in an area of original rainforest where ancient kauri trees tower over the unique trees and plants that have developed separately from the rest of the world for millions of years. Your experienced guide will explain about the local plants and animals as you stroll through the forest.

Next your guide will take you out to the west coast to enjoy a kiwi-style picnic lunch at a scenic location. After lunch walk the clifftop tracks with stunning views along the coast and out across the Tasman Sea.

Then walk in regenerating rainforest with giant tree ferns and palm trees growing alongside the picturesque stream to unwind by a spectacular cascading waterfall.

During the day we go to an awe-inspiring west coast beach where you can stroll along the soft black sand, watch the surf waves crashing in and feel the clear ocean breeze.

As well as keeping you entertained and informed our guides will make sure you have plenty of opportunities to ask questions and make sure there are lots of photo opportunities. We have been running tours in this area for over 30 years so you will be being looked after by the local experts.

“Excellent in every way!” “We all really enjoyed the day!” Viator review 2016

Tour code BB4 – From $245 per adult

Walk to Karekare waterfall on the Coast and Rainforest tour

Tour includes:

  • Views and Maori carvings at Arataki Visitor Centre
  • Visit a cascading waterfall
  • Walk on a black sand beach
  • Guided walk in the rainforest
  • 3 x one-hour walks
  • Picnic lunch (*)
  • Afternoon tea
  • Pick up and drop off at inner city accommodation

* please specify at the time of booking if you have any dietary requirements

Also please note that there are three one-hour walks during the day so a good level of fitness is required.

Tour info:

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$245 NZD
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7 Hours
10:00am
5:00pm
Approx. 11,000

 

Note – a minimum of 2 people are required for this tour to run

Child price for ages 2-11

 

 

 

 

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Please choose the date you want to take your tour in the date box below, then click book now to continue through the secure booking process. At the end you will receive your confirmation and booking reference. Thanks for choosing Bush and Beach to look after you.

Date:

Showing: Tuesday, 21st Aug 2018

Auckland - Coast & Rainforest Walk - Full Day Tour

10:00am