Maori Leap Cave, Kaikoura

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#18 of 28 in Nature in Canterbury Region
Maori Leap Cave is located in Kaikoura. Maori Leap Cave is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Kaikoura Edition.
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  • March 20, 2017
    Unfortunately the cave can be visited currently. According to i-SITE visitor information centre, professionals need to examine only the cave before it can be opened again.
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  • October 21, 2016
    I've driven past for years and finally stopped in. Enjoyed the talk and tour with Bary our knowledgeable and engaging guide.  more »
  • August 2, 2016
    We have driven past the cave on the way up and down the Kaikoura Coast many times but this time decided to stop and investigate. So glad we did! It was well worth the visit. Alastair our guide was kno...  more »

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