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Cape Kidnappers

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Fantastic day walk

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Bela N
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Ahrensburg, Germany

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Ahrensburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

We did the tractor ride/trip this way we learnt a lot more than we thought we would, it's a trip to do, good value, we walked to the top of the hill up to the lighthouse and the views were amazing,

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Cape Kidnapper Gannet Colony – Gannet Safaris Overland ($75pp booked direct) The interesting Gannet colony visit was approx an hour, (it was an interesting 45 minute drive from the tour office to get there) – need to allow approx 4 hrs including getting to the Office from Napier. Approx half way to Cape Kidnappers is a $2.5 Million vermin proof... More 

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Mosman, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

A big statement, but we arrived there in comfort, courtesy of Gannet Safaris, Overland. This tour took us to the very edge of the gannet colony, there said to be 24,000 gannet on one little part of the cliff top. The fact that there is only a small wooden rail some 200 mm high separating you and the colony is... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning scenery and the tractor ride is a lot more comfortable then I thought. Seeing the gannets is fantastic and definitely added bonus to the scenery. Would recommend

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