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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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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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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.

Thank leahwisdom
Chateau-d'Oex, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 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.

Thank Jelswiss
Ahrensburg, Germany
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 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.

Thank Bela N
Tonsberg, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 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.

Thank hannepanneno
Lower Hutt, New Zealand
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76 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 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.

Thank acioffi
Katikati, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 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 

Thank Janet C
Napier, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 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 22 March 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 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 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,

Thank 66Seymour
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 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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