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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 17/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 17/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
The Coromandel, renowned for its pristine beaches, misty forests and laid-back vibe, is one of New Zealand's most popular holiday destinations. The laid-back locals, golden coastline, abundant marine life and mountainous interior have long made The Coromandel a favourite holiday spot for kiwis. Enjoy a delightful ride through New Zealand native bush, crossing over one of the many viaducts, tunnels and spirals before reaching the terminus at the mountain top called the ‘Eyefull Tower’ that offers stunning panoramic views of the Hauraki Gulf.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Grand Mercure Auckland
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Driving Creek Railway Tours
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Cathedral Cove Walk
    Stop: 2 hours
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  • 3
    Hot Water Beach
    Stop: 2 hours
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  • You'll end at
    Grand Mercure Auckland
    8 Customs Street East, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Important Information
Departure Point
Grand Mercure Auckland, 8 Customs Street East, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Duration
12h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Fully guided return transfers from Auckland
  • Complimentary pick up and drop off from Auckland CBD
  • Complimentary refreshments and water on board
  • A local English-speaking tour escort throughout the tour
  • Luxurious temperature controlled transportation in a minibus
  • Admission to Driving Creek Railway
  • Coastal walk to Hahei beach and Cathedral Cove
  • Hot Water Beach - one of New Zealand's iconic destinations
  • Spend a day exploring the wild and beautiful Coromandel Peninsula
  • Experience Driving Creek –New Zealand’s only narrow gauge mountain railway
  • Mountain train ride through native forest
  • Witness the stunning views over Coromandel town and beyond
  • Walk through lush forest along the coastline reach Cathedral Cove
  • Walking beneath the breath-taking rock formation
  • Visit Cathedral Cove – the land where Narnia was filmed
  • Have a beautiful view to Hahei Beach
  • Dig you own thermal pool on Hot Water Beach and relax in 60-degree water
  • Marvel at the spectacular views and the ever-changing landscape
  • Entry/Admission - Driving Creek Railway Tours
Exclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Access to Wi-Fi on board for a small surcharge
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
  • Moderate level of fitness is required and comfortable shoes with a good grip
  • Access to Hot Water Beach is tide dependent
  • Please wear comfortable clothing suitable for the conditions, walking shoes, sun protection, jacket/warm layer & essential personal items
  • Equip with Swimming costume and Towel if you choose to swim
  • Bring a camera or a phone with camera capability as this is the perfect place to get some great experiences photos.
  • We provide shovels so you can dig your own spa
  • Allow enough time to do the 40 min walk each way at the cathedral cove and have time to swim and take photos
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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amelie negele wrote a review Jun 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
the drive was very nice, friendly. But i had a bad weather, rainy all day. the train has a very nice view and cathedral cove is very impressive. I recomand this trip but it's better without rain.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from experiencekart, Owner at Coromandel Coastal Experience
Responded 23 Jun 2020
Kia ora Amelie, It is really unfortunate that we had a rainy day during your trip to Coromandel and we look forward to seeing you another time. Wish you safe travels !
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farnazh2021
farnazh2021
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Best experience ever!
Thank you ExperienceKart for making one of the best memories of my life. Karthik the tour guide is such a gentleman
aditeey2021
aditeey2021
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Amazing Service
The service provided by Karthik was amazing he was knowledgeable and super cooperative and would recommend him for
ElenaKosagi
ElenaKosagi
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Amazing Trip!
Thanks Karthik for an amazing trip and an excellent service you have provided! It was just a perfect trip for us as
J9225EPjasons
J9225EPjasons
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Amazing
Wow. What else can I say. Was awesome and so cool to walked along the swing bridges and platforms with the lights i
KellyMelinda
KellyMelinda
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Great for all ages
Our tour guide Marcus was very funny with good music as well the going on the lakes in the truck was great and good
PrawnCrackerOCE
PrawnCrackerOCE
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Amazing time!
Me and my partner went on the daytime walk and came back for the night lights too. We both loved every second of th
amelienegele
amelienegele
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solo trip
the driver was friendly. The caves are beautiful, there is a lot of glowworms, guides are nice. You can do this tri
Maleeah92
Maleeah92
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Amazing service!
I took on a tour to Waitomo caves. I appreciate Karthik for his excellent customer service. All you need to do is s
Brend0n89
Brend0n89
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An amazing day
This was an wonderful experience with a perfect mix of sightseeing and activities. A big shout out to my guide Kart
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dognannytraveller
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Highly recommended ExperienceKart
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dognannytraveller
dognannytraveller
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Wonderful day with Kart at caves
Booked this 3 cave tour with Kart Experience. Great day. Kart is very customer focused and will go above and beyo
Sol R
Sol R
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Magical Tour
Feels magical to be inside these caves with glowing blue light above us. Feels peaceful and out of these world exp
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