Hot Water Beach: Tours & Tickets
Hot Water Beach: Our most recommended tours and activities
1. From Auckland: Coromandel Peninsula Full-Day Tour
Explore the pristine white-sand beaches, lush native forests, and breathtaking natural formations of the Coromandel Peninsula on a full-day tour from Auckland. Hike through beautiful forest to the rugged coastline and marvel at the views of Cathedral Cove. Get up close to this cathedral-like arched cavern, featured in the Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian. Dig your own shallow thermal pool in the tidal area of the beach and let yourself soak in a 60-degree bath on Hot Water Beach. Marvel at the spectacular views and the ever-changing landscape and stop en route to take magical photos. Travel throughout in air-conditioned Mercedes-Benz vehicle, on a small group tour and accompanied by a knowledgeable guide. Make full use of your day as you hike, soak and swim and explore Hahei, Hot Water Beach, Cathedral Cove.
2. From Auckland: Small Group Coromandel Peninsula Day Tour
First, enjoy the 90-minute drive to the charming town of Thames, where you will take a short break. Then, hit the road again and take in the spectacular views along New Zealand’s west coast. You will then stop in at the Coromandel Township where the renowned potter, Barry Brickell, had his studio. Ride on his personally designed mountain railway system, on a memorable journey through the rugged landscape. Next, stop for a quiet stroll in pristine rainforest and see some magnificent kauri trees, which once covered the Coromandel Peninsula. The journey continues across the mountain divide and descends towards the east coast beaches where you will stop for lunch. Visit the amazing Hot Water Beach, where hot water bubbles to the surface of the sand. Dig your own hot tub right next to the lapping waves. Then, visit Cathedral Cove, where the water washes through a natural arch onto a white...
3. Whitianga: Scenic Flight on Coromandel Peninsula
Discover the Coromandel Peninsula from a unique aerial perspective with a scenic flight over Mercury Bay. Departing from the coastal town of Whitianga, head north to Matarangi, Whangapoua, and New Chums Beach.
Travel along the coast with stunning views of the Great Mercury Islands, Opito Bay, and Great Barrier in the distance. Fly over white-sand beaches, high clifftops, as well as secluded bays and coves only visible by plane or boat.
From there, continue down the coast to Hahei and Hot Water Beach. Finally arrive at the critically-acclaimed Cathedral Cove and fly over Cooks Beach before heading back to Whitianga.
4. Auckland: Coromandel, Cathedral Cove & Hot Water Beach Tour
Your tour will begin as you are picked up from your hotel in a comfortable mini bus. From there you will be taken on a scenic drive through the New Zealand countryside as you head to the incredible Coromandel Peninsula. Your first stop will be Cathedral Cove, a spot featured in the film the Chronicles Of Narnia: Prince Caspian. Cathedral Cove is one of New Zealand's most famous and beautiful beaches, and is a must-do activity for any visitor to New Zealand. There are no roads to this beach, so you will need to take a 40-minute bush walk to get there. Once having arrived, you can take some time to relax, sunbathe, swim, play sport, or just enjoy the spectacular views. You will later have time for lunch at a great local restaurant where you can try some local food, and can even have a beer if you choose (food and drinks not included). Your next stop is the famous Hot Water Beach, where ...
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