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“Must see location in the coromandel”
Review of Mount Paku

Mount Paku
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Cathedral Cove Day Trip from Auckland
Ranked #1 of 8 things to do in Tairua
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Luneburg, Germany
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Must see location in the coromandel”
Reviewed May 18, 2013

It is a magical place, stunning view , easy to get there either by walking up the stairs (178 steps) or drive up to Tirinui Crescent and walk 15 minutes to the summit.

Visited April 2013
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Awesome views - worth the short climb”
Reviewed April 30, 2013

Only took about 10-15 mins to climb up, relatively easy-going but steep for a short part. Well worth it for panoramic views from the top.

Visited April 2013
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Wellington, New Zealand
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“Amazing view”
Reviewed April 29, 2013

The view from the summit is really worth the afford hiking up. From the beach is an easy walkway up to the summit. A local told me 180 steps to it. Dont miss it!

Visited April 2013
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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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46 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“A hill with a view”
Reviewed April 24, 2013

Mount Paku gives a panoramic view of Tairua and Pauanui. The harbour and coastline is so picturesque, you will be missing out if you do not climb this peak when you are in the area.

Visited April 2013
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Seattle, Washington
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122 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
“Short hike, great lookout points”
Reviewed April 18, 2013

This is a must do when visiting Tairua, and was one of the best hikes I've found for bird watching in Feb. on the north island.

Visited February 2013
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