4 days in Coromandel Peninsula Itinerary

4 days in Coromandel Peninsula Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Papakura
Drive:  1 h 15 min
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Thames
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Tairua
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Kuaotunu
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: Papakura

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Thames

Thames ©
Thames is a town at the southwestern end of the Coromandel Peninsula in New Zealand's North Island. On the 11th (Fri), stop by Watercolor Studio Gallery, then hike along Square Kauri Tree, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre.

For maps and more tourist information, refer to the Thames online visit planner.

Papakura to Thames is an approximately 1.5- hour car ride. January in Thames sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tairua.

Things to do in Thames

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Square Kauri Tree, Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre
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Thames School of Mines and Mineralogical Museum ©
Thames Historical Museum ©
Thames Historical Museum
Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre ©
Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre

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Tairua

Tairua ©
The town of Tairua is on the east coast of the Coromandel Peninsula in the North Island of New Zealand. For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tairua holiday website.

Traveling by car from Thames to Tairua takes an hour. In January, daytime highs in Tairua are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuaotunu.

Things to do in Tairua

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Pauanui Beach, Hahei Beach Walk
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Hahei Beach Walk ©
Hahei Beach Walk
The Little Gallery ©
The Little Gallery
Mount Paku ©
Mount Paku

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Kuaotunu

Kuaotunu ©
On the 14th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Otama Beach and then kick back and relax at Opito Bay Beach.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kuaotunu trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Tairua to Kuaotunu takes an hour. In January, daytime highs in Kuaotunu are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuaotunu

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Otama Beach ©
Otama Beach
Opito Bay Beach
Opito Bay Beach

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