Waikareao Estuary, Tauranga

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Waikareao Estuary is located in Tauranga. A visit to Waikareao Estuary represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Tauranga trip itinerary planning app to plot your vacation.
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  • August 4, 2017
    This would have to be one of the nicest city walks in NZ. My wife and i have walked it many times over the years and never cease to enjoy it. It is quite easy going and as we are fairly fast walkers, ...  more »
  • July 29, 2017
    This is a beautiful walk so close to the city of tauranga. Has great board walks and great paths. Perfect for a bit of exercise or to see some scenery. We love going for family bike rides. Is mostly f...  more »
  • May 24, 2017
    A great place to walk the dog, air the kids, jog or cycle. Being a mix of bush and open spaces, earthen and gravel pathway with stretches of boardwalk and mostly completely flat this is a popular plac...  more »

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