The Best New Zealand Beaches

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New Zealand Beaches

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    Hot Water Beach , Hot Water Beach
    One of New Zealand's most unusual beaches, Hot Water Beach gets its name from the underground hot springs that filter up through the sand her
    Tours from $35
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    Mt Maunganui Main Beach , Mount Maunganui
    Walk down the along the white sands of Mt Maunganui Main Beach, looking for shells and watching surfers--or catch a wave yourself. The beach
    Tours from $9
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    Gillespies Beach , Fox Glacier
    Explore Gillespies Beach by car or on foot for impressive views of the coast and Southern Alps. Take a walk around the area and learn about t
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    Kaiteriteri Beach , Kaiteriteri
    A favorite of locals and visitors alike, the golden shoreline of Kaiteriteri Beach is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and summer activities
    Tours from $72
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    Piha Beach , Piha
    Explore and relax in a wild coastal landscape at Piha Beach, formed by distinctive volcanic black sand. Divided in two by the imposing bulk o
    Tours from $51
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