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Kupe to Captain Cook - History Walk

Kupe to Captain Cook - History Walk

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

A proud "local" I can't wait to show you just how wonderful Cooks Beach is, I'm passionate about sharing our incredible local history with you, some of the oldest in NZ. With such a rich local history from Kupe to Captain Cook, you'll come away with a better understanding why Cooks Beach is the Coromandel Peninsula's little gem. Miriam is born and raised in Cooks Beach and provides a unique…
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What we’ll do

Cooks Beach has a rich and unique history. Kupe landed in Te Whanganui o Hei and Captain Cook chose to spend 12 days in Mercury Bay - we love guiding walking groups and can't wait to show you just how special Cooks Beach is. You'll be blown away by the amount of history and the stunning scenery. If you want to know the secret local spots and learn the history of our area - this is the tour for…

What else you should know

This can be tailored to suit your fitness level. To reach Shakespeare Cliff and the Pa site we need to go uphill, about 15-20 minutes uphill

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Coffee or Hot Chocolate Please advise diet requirements. We can provide coffee, tea or hot chocolate
Transport
This tour is a combination of walking and driving. You will need to follow us in your own vehicle for part of the journey (we do have up to 5 seats in our car if needed)

What to bring

Good Walking Shoes, Raincoat/ Warm Jacket and Water

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Where you'll be

Experience Cooks Beach's history with a local! We'll show you the secret local spots featuring history and local stories from Captain Cook to Kupe. Highlights include exploring a Maori Pa site, where Captain Cook plotted the transit of Mercury and the oldest stone wharf in Australasia - we can't wait to show you Cooks Beach!

Availability

Save 20% when you book 2 weeks in advance. 

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests aged 7 and up can attend.

More tips

This can be tailored to suit your fitness level. To reach Shakespeare Cliff and the Pa site we need to go uphill, about 15-20 minutes uphill
Miriam
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Kupe to Captain Cook - History Walk
2 reviews
£37 / person
2 reviews
£37 / person