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All reviews black sand kare kare wild beach beautiful beach winding road swimming hole rugged west coast zion hill hour drive from auckland secluded area short hike bush walk well worth the visit auckland city new zealand waterfall piha
The beach is surrounded by some stunning rock formations and the walk to the beach is lovely. The walk down to the beach and back splashing in the stream with the kids makes up for the limited swimming in the rough sea. On a hot...More
Beautiful beach - if you can find it,
Google maps brought us to a carpark, and we walked 10-15min along a well defined path to find that it leads to NOTHING! Apparently this path is used to access some kind of club house, but not...More
As part of your visit to the Black Sands Beaches on the West coast near Auckland, be sure to stop and visit this beach, famous for where the scene of the woman and her daughter coming ashore on the movie, "The Piano". When you see...More
I visited as read that it is a filing palce for the film Piano ( Or am I confused with other beach?). It look me hearly 1 hr to travel the 60 pr so km as the last section ws winding and harzardous. GPS brought...More
After a small walk, you discover a beach barely touched and never busy. You may be lucky to catch some walkers and surfers but you may just have the whole beach to yourself! If you’re a fan of Xena Warrior Princess, this beach was used...More
We came here on a tour with an outfit called Tour Bro and boy were we surprised at the wild isolation. Black sand as far as the eye can see. I'm not sure I'd come here if I was driving myself as the access road...More
One more stunning beach west of Auckland, first thing you will notice is amazing drive to this beach. Crazy skinny road; away from the highways
If you ever come to Auckland, leave the city..Visit the countryside like Karekare Beach. There is a short walk to...More
Response from philcott01 | Property representative |
Thanks for your message - the Trek from the lower section of the track down by the bottom carpark is a very nice and easy track. There are no steep uphill climbs in this portion. I imagine she would quite enjoy... More
Thanks for your message - the Trek from the lower section of the track down by the bottom carpark is a very nice and easy track. There are no steep uphill climbs in this portion. I imagine she would quite enjoy it.