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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  • Don't get me wrong this is a wonderful and well thought out track, for cyclists. However, if you are walking the track you are on constant watch for speeding cyclists...You cannot walk in peace and qu...  more »
  • I live in tauranga for the last 2 years and never did this walk - today it was the first time and I really enjoyed it. Perfect length, great for dogs and probably even better at high tide! We definite...  more »
  • It took us a long time to try this walk/ cycle. We have done both and its so worth doing it. Clear easy walking/ cycling or pushing a pram, very relaxing  more »

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