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Kapiti Island, North Island

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Explore the landscapes of Kapiti Island and see kiwis in their natural habitat. Explore the island's natural treasures with a guide, or take a self-guided tour with introductory information. During your sightseeing you'll encounter a lot of birds, such as fantails, bellbirds, and takahes. Book an overnight tour to go kiwi-spotting and spend the night on the island. Use our Kihikihi travel itinerary maker to arrange your visit to Kapiti Island and other attractions in Kihikihi.
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  • I've stayed overnight on Kapiti Island a couple of times now. I love the island - and would go back multiple times - but have been underwhelmed by the overnight stay both times. Much could be done to ...  more »
  • Wonderful trip over night to see if we could spot the Little brown kiwis that live there. We were lucky enough to see two at close range and hear another two! Important to wear rustle free clothing. O...  more »
  • We went on a trip to Rangatira and hiked to the top of the island. If you're wondering if it's worth the hike, then hesitate no longer, just do it! I've heard of stories by early settlers about the "d...  more »