Punakaiki Cavern, Punakaiki

3.5
#7 of 8 in Things to do in Punakaiki
Cave Nature / Park
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3.6
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  • Found it by accident when we were doing a gorge walk in the area and walkig back along the road to the car. I gave it a high rating because it is so quick to do (5 minutes) if you just go into the sta...  more »
  • We visited with two small children, 5 and 7, and had no idea what to expect from this free cave. The cavern is much bigger than expected. We just used the torch on the mobile phone. But a proper torch...  more »
  • You can easily drive past without even knowing, thank goodness I read the reviews and please note there is little parking on the side of the road (parking beach side only). We had the cavern to oursel...  more »
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  • It was really fun to hike all the way back to the water flowing down the rocks. When we turned off our flashlights we even saw a glow worm on the ceiling. Just one. Overall a very very basic but quick and fun caving experience and easy to do if you are driving through.
  • Was quite a cool cavern, went back quite far, could probably crawl through some of the tighter holes and explore more. Nothing spectacular to go out of your way for, but if your in punakaiki then stop by.
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