Makara Beach, Wellington

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Makara Beach is located in Wellington. Use our Wellington tour planner to visit Makara Beach on your trip to Wellington, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • About 30min scenic drive from Wellington CBD will get you to a typical NZ stoney black sand beach, the highlight is a walking track around the cove with magnificent views. Take bush walking foot wear ...  more »
  • A lovely peaceful stop on tour of North Island. It was windy when we were there and the waves were rough, but it was still a tranquil place. Coffee and a lovely welcome at the cafe.  more »
  • The coastal walk from Makara beach is amazing. Just be careful & also check the tide times, if you are planning to go right around the far point, where you have to climb over the rocks to reach the se...  more »