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“min walk”(2 reviews)
“low tide”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Moonraker Way, Kaiteriteri 7197, New Zealand
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All reviews min walk low tide beautiful beach abel tasman park new zealand nature moonraker caves path bay geological boat parts water marahau taxis hike
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We kayaked the waters of Abel Tasman park. The water is perfectly clear, just a bit cold. Water is calmer earlier in the day. There are several kayak outfitters and water taxis.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mathew Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a great paddle to from kaiteriteri or marahau. Or you can park and walk to the beach at split apple rock.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nzp0ppy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great way to see such a beautiful part of the world. Kaiteriteri Kayaks was relaxed and easygoing, I just wish I had booked a full day tour to see more. We had an awesome guide for the day, Krystal. She made what was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Meeks21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Marahau for the night and reached the beach of split apple rock within 20 minutes with our car. Totally worth going there. There were not many people on the beach (it was past 4pm) and still some sun. Nice spot, I totally...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Danielaworldtraveler
Reviewed 10 January 2019

An interesting natural feature to view made so much better with the story told by our guide from Abel Tasman Water Taxi.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BMCreview
Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. Amazing rock formations and nice little beach. Can go by boat or kayak. I walked in from car park. Trail was easy although bit of a hike to get there so don’t take too much except water. The only drawback was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

A short drive from kaiteriteri we parked above the rock and took the path down to the beach. Once there we found a beautiful beach and had a great view of the rock and were able to walk through the caves

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BramleyLoiner21
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Very interesting creation.. made by earth itself, it looks very much like a split apple, hence the name. Good for pictures and not something you see every day. You can't park down in the bay from where the path begins, you need to park up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JeLundgren
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

There are lots of steps down to this beach (so a pretty tiring walk back up), but it was worth it! The split apple rock is pretty cool to see, and the beach itself is lovely. Lovely golden sand, and only a few people on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ladybugsSydney
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Nice way to spend a summers day. 10min walk from the car park. Lovely views. Spend the day in the sand, swimming, kayaking,picnic lunch etc. And its free. Very beautiful

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 546sherrid
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