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Cathedral Cove

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Address: | Coramandel, Hahei, New Zealand
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$259.78*
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Coromandel and Cathedral Cove Day Trip from Auckland
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Cathedral Cove Day Trip from Auckland
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$270.76*
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Small-Group Coromandel Peninsula Day Trip from Auckland

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Worth the walk

Lovley place and a must visit!!! Don´t worry if you don´t get a parking spot at the top, just take one of residents parking spots for 10 dollars, it will save you a long walk... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Linkoping, Sweden
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Linkoping, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovley place and a must visit!!! Don´t worry if you don´t get a parking spot at the top, just take one of residents parking spots for 10 dollars, it will save you a long walk. Cause you'll be walking quite a bit :)

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Tierra Verde, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband is 79 & I am 67 and we made the 50 minute walk to Cathedral Cove! The place is breath taking as it was 6 years ago however a bit more discovered by tourists. We had to park in the lower parking lot & take a bus up to the starting point. The walk is a bit challenging... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The track is now sealed so it is an easier walk for everyone. Parking at the start of the walk very limited so take heed of the signs in the village about the bus service.

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a spectacularly beautiful spot. But, honestly, if you don't have decent physical fitness or cannot climb around 60-70 flights of stairs, take the water taxi from Hahei beach. We saw people improperly dressed for this hike on a finished trail, and we saw way too many walking on a hot day without water. Even saw one person walking with... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely place. We got lucky in the car park (obviously an issue, a car park is very small) and enjoyed the palm tree flanked walk there and back. Very good path. We picnicked by the waterfall at the far end. Rather primitive toilet facilities but all part of it. The other island/rocks in the sea made great features too. AND... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Been here twice now, one in the later afternoon on a cold day and the second time in warmer weather at sun-rise. Both times were great. Enjoyable walk to the cove with great views, followed by the gorgeous cove itself. Set time aside to do this. If I get a chance I would love to go back and see it... More 

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Stockholm County, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went on this tour in a pretty small boat, we were maximum 9 pers. It was a very interesting and very beautiful tour!!! To see the Cathedral Cove was something special and the ride itself was pleasant and enjoyable!!! Recommend you go there if you are in this lovely region of New Zealand!!!!

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family (wife and 6 and 4 year old girl) hiked there from Hahei beach mid-morning in December. 1. Don't hike from Hahei. Drive to car park - hike from Hahei not very interesting. Relatively short walk from car park. 2. Go early or late. It's very touristy. Packed with folks - impossible to get a good photo or really... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This beach is about a twenty min(dont be fooled by the 45min signs) walk from the carpark at the top of the hill. now its pretty steep in parts and not the easiest but really worth it for the amazing beach there is just so much to see on this amazing beach . good idea to bring a picnic but... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This really is one of the nicest places I've been! I'm talking about the huge rock arch, the beautiful woodland, the rock pillars in the sea, the caves you can access from the water and the stunning views. Not so impressive was the hoards of people everywhere making it impossible to take a photo of anything without people in it.... More 

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