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Cape Kidnappers

Napier, New Zealand
06 834 3111
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Ranked #2 of 16 Attractions in Napier
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Greater Manchester
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124 reviews 124 reviews
58 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

It may be that we didn't discover the best approach road in spite of following the signs. But we were able to go only as far as a sort of camping ground where we had to pay for the entrance. After parking the car, we walked to the pebble beach which was still pretty far away from the head, talked... More

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Havelock North, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 NEW

This is a must do trip. It's very casual and fun. Dress code should be for the possibility of getting wet and occasionally dirty. Sitting on a trailer being towed by a tractor through some spectacular scenery, being told about the area, seeing the effect earthquakes had on the strata, a walk up to the gannet colonies with great views... More

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Bulls, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Took the tractor trip to Cape Kidnappers. What an amazing experience. Liked the sense of anticipation as to whether you would make it through a particularly difficult area of rocks on the beach and if you did become bogged down would the tractor driver be able to get it out without all passengers having to disembark. The walk to the... More

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Rothwell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Disliked nothing, loved the whole place. Race the tide and be careful and enjoy another quiet lovely beach and cliffs.

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New Zealand
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6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Me and my friends we went to Cape Kidnappers on 12th September 2014. The weather was beautiful and we started at 10:30. Recommended time for start is no sooner than 3 hours after high tide, which was that day at 7:22 (according to http://www.tides4fishing.com/nz/hawkes-bay/cape-kidnappers). We had to wait 30 min, till it was possible to go on the beach with... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Cape Kidnappers is an experience. The food is incredible, the view stunning and the quality and service was second to none. We went claybird shooting out on the point as well as checking out the gold house. It is incredible.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We were collected from our hotel by a very friendly courier and given an excellent tour of the Cape Kidnappers ganet colony and surrounding area. Great value for money!

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Vincennes
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I visited the cape during the winter which is not the good season becausebirds are not here but you have almost a beautiful view...

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The Cape has a magnificent golf course that is one that attracts people from around the world. If you don 't play, relax in the clubhouse and enjoy the fine food and local wines

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Went here with a group of people. You by tractor and had heaps of fun tour guide/ tractor driver put on a fun day. Lots of laughs. Would recommend to any one.

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