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Cape Kidnappers

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Half-Day Self-Guided Hawkes Bay Coastline and Wineries Cycling Tour
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Terrific outing

2 family groups - 4 adults 4 children - absolutely loved this trip out to see the gannet colony - verye xciting journey across the beach

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Sinead D
Wellington, New Zealand

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

2 family groups - 4 adults 4 children - absolutely loved this trip out to see the gannet colony - verye xciting journey across the beach

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

We took the wildlife trip to see the enormous gannet colony. The scenery is absolutely outstanding and our guide was knowledgeable and very friendly. If you are a bird-lover, this is a must! You can get within a few feet of the birds, who seem totally unconcerned. The views of the coastline are amazing and the Cape Kidnappers reserve is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

What a days journey and learning the story of how Cape Kidnapped and the surroundings remain so utterly beautiful. Rob was an incredible tour guide, so full of the joy of his being able to share his area with us all. Lovely for families of all ages.....a delightful and beautiful.

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Chateau-d'Oex, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

This Lodge is simply breathtaking everything is fabulous, the hotel the food as well as the nature which surrounds it, It is expensive but worth every penny. If I. New Zealand you can afford the best like the best you must not miss a visit here.

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Ahrensburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Really nice to just walk for how long you want. Definitly check the tides before you go, you can't walk if there is no low tide.

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Tonsberg, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016

The Family had a very fun tractor ride on the Beach on the way out to the Cliffs. We had a really good laugh! We had a walk up to the cliff and enjoyed the beautiful nature. The view by the cliff was spectacular, and watching the birds was very impressing and interesting.

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Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Short drive from Napier to have a look at the great views! There's not much there to do so make sure you take a picnic or it will just be a quick visit.

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Katikati, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2016

We took the tractor ride which was an enjoyable experience but hard on the body, we were not sitting comfortably by the time we got back to base but we are retired so probably younger people will manage better. There is a step to help the less agile get on and off. The were three wagonloads of us on the... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016

This was an excellent day out for my family. My Grandchildren had a wonderful time on the tractors and walked to the end of the Cape to see the Gannets. our driver was very informative and taught us all about the Cape. We felt safe on the trailers and the children loved the drive through the surf!! We certainly would... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 21, 2016

This was by far my favourite place in Newzealand , We arrived the gate opened and we had another 20 minute drive to arrive at the hotel . We were greeted by 3 doormen with umbrellas and invited through to a special dinning room where because of our late arrival they had thought of making sure we were well looked... More 

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