Step into tranquillity and enjoy an afternoon guided tour to one of Coromandel's most majestic groves of giant kauri.
309 Kauri Grove – Make your way through the naturally regenerating rainforest, right into the heart of this spectacular grove. The well-formed walking track leads to the most mature kauri stand on the Coromandel Peninsula. Enjoy a personal encounter with these magnificent giants.
Waiau Waterfall – You’ll take a short walk to visit this beautiful waterfall and popular swimming hole, surrounded by native bush. This is a photographer favourite!
Local Guide – An experienced local guide will share stories of the Coromandel kauri and the area’s rich history.
Scenic shuttle transfer – Take in stunning views throughout the scenic drive along 309 Road. The tour includes return transfer from the Coromandel ferry (Hannafords Wharf) via Coromandel Town.
Suitable for all levels of fitness, this is an easy walking track, mostly along footbridges and boardwalks.
Duration: Approximately 1.45 hours
Availability: Tour operates daily in conjunction with the Coromandel ferry
Departure Time: Tour departs Coromandel Town at 12.25pm on weekdays and at 2.00pm on weekends and public holidays
Schedule: We’ve partnered with a local tour company to provide a bespoke Coromandel experience. As all tours depart from Coromandel Town, we provide a complimentary shuttle from the wharf. You’ll have time to explore the town prior to your tour departure. Here’s what your day will likely look like:
TOUR + FERRY: Adult $140 Child $90
TOUR ONLY: Adult $40 Child $25
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