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New Zealand Beaches

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    Hot Water Beach , Hot Water Beach
    3.8
    One of New Zealand's most unusual beaches, Hot Water Beach gets its name from the underground hot springs that filter up through the sand her
    Tours from $211
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    Mt Maunganui Main Beach , Mount Maunganui
    4.8
    Walk down the along the white sands of Mt Maunganui Main Beach, looking for shells and watching surfers--or catch a wave yourself. The beach
    Tours from $20
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    Gillespies Beach , Fox Glacier
    3.9
    Explore Gillespies Beach by car or on foot for impressive views of the coast and Southern Alps. Take a walk around the area and learn about t
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    Kaiteriteri Beach , Kaiteriteri
    4.7
    A favorite of locals and visitors alike, the golden shoreline of Kaiteriteri Beach is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and summer activities
    Tours from $65
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    Piha Beach , Piha
    4.7
    Explore and relax in a wild coastal landscape at Piha Beach, formed by distinctive volcanic black sand. Divided in two by the imposing bulk o
    Tours from $42
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