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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  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »

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