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Ninety Mile Beach

Kaitaia, New Zealand
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Ranked #1 of 11 attractions in Kaitaia
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Type: Beaches
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Hastings, New Zealand
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This should not happen, a 45 seater bus on sand??? But it did, and has done for years. A memorable trip down the famous 90 mile beacj

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Coopers Beach, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

An amazing beach that stretches for miles with fantastic sand dunes at the northern most end. Take the bus tour as it is safer as the beach can be a dangerous place for cars if you do not know it.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

For sheer exhilaration, travel the length by bike on pedal power! Along with 4 others we started off from Te Paki stream and finished 87kms later at Ahipara. The day dawned fine and at 6am we along with our own ordinary road bikes were picked up from Mainstreet Lodge backpackers in Kaitaia and then deposited on the top end of... More

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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72 reviews 72 reviews
44 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Been to the ninety mile beach twice. Once on a rainy day with a tour and once self drive on a sunny day. If it is a rainy day, just drop by to have a quick look at the great expanse. Drive on it if your car rental allows you to, just be mindful if you decide to stop or... More

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Nelson NZ
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68 reviews 68 reviews
13 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Take the bus - picked up from the hotel and took a "Grande tour of the North". A very interesting day - lots to see

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London, England, United Kingdom
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158 reviews 158 reviews
93 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I thoroughly enjoyed this coach trip...couldn't believe that we would drive along the beach at 40km an hour...looking out both sides of the bus & seeing sand lol...but our Maori driver 'Colin' made the trip for me...a very tall chap over 65yrs but how funny!!! kept us laughing & himself all the way...Harrisons...he's a diamond!!!. Some people went sand surfing... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

90 mile beach was fantastic.....would go again. We didn;t experience the fun on the hill but saw so many young and old people having fun.

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Hastings, NZ
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

By all means, take the bus trip up to Ninety Mile Beach and enjoy the antics and delivery of "Barry" the incredible Maori bus driver for Fuller's Great Sights tours. He talks with humour and insight and shares his beloved Maori culture so wonderfully with all his charges. And he knows how to have fun. But the beach, WOW. Be... More

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shanghai china
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

only few people on the beach.Very grand view. If you have 4X4 SUV will be best drive through the beach we only stay for 1 hour,good for half day with kids

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Sandy, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Four of us rented a 4x4 from Kaitaia, what a brilliant day we had driving along the beach and though the surf. It was much better than going on a coach as we could stop where and when we wanted to. To get off the beach at the other end you had to drive up a river this was so... More

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