7-Hour Private Scenic Kapiti Coast Tour from Wellington

You get to have your own dedicated Driver/Guide and 'Memory Creator' for your entire tour.

Enjoy a 7 hour private tour from Wellington capturing the best the Kapiti Coast has to offer.

We take in the majestic vista from the top of Paekakariki Hill, visit the memorial to the American Marines of World War 2 at Queen Elizabeth Park, visit Southwards Car Museum housing a collection of over 400 vehicles, lunch at a popular Waikanae Beach restaurant, view native birdlife at Nga Manu Wildlife Centre and finish our afternoon sampling craft beer at the Tuatara Brewery.

Duration 7 hours
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
What's included :
  • Bottled water - Bottled New Zealand spring water.
  • Lunch - Includes 1 glass of wine, beer or other beverage.
  • Entry fees
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Entry/Admission - US Marine Memorial in New Zealand
  • Entry/Admission - Southward Car Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Long Beach Cafe
  • Entry/Admission - Nga Manu Nature Reserve
  • Entry/Admission - Tuatara Brewery
What's excluded :
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Paekakariki, Paekakariki, Kapiti Coast, Greater Wellington, North Island

    We drive up to the top of Paekakariki Hill to take in the majestic view over the Kapiti Coast, Kapiti Island, the top of the South Island and on a clear day we may see Mt Taranaki/Egmont and Mt Ruapehu.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: US Marine Memorial in New Zealand, Paekakariki New Zealand

    We visit Camp McKay at Paekakariki where the US Marine Corps were based in World War 2 prior to heading up into the Pacific campaign.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Southward Car Museum, Otaihanga Road, Paraparaumu 5036 New Zealand

    We visit the world famous Southwards Car Museum housing a collection of over 400 vehicles, as well as three aircraft. Southwards is one of the largest private motor vehicle collections in the Southern Hemisphere.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Long Beach Cafe, 40 Tutere Street, Waikanae Beach 5036, New Zealand

    We have lunch at one of Waikanae's popular restaurants - either Long Beach Cafe or The Front Room.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Nga Manu Nature Reserve, 74 Nga Manu Reserve Road, Waikanae 5391 New Zealand

    At Nga Manu we can view Tuataras up close, walk through open native bird aviaries and a nocturnal house where if you are lucky you may see a Kiwi or 2.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Tuatara Brewery, 7 Sheffield Street, Paraparaumu 5032 New Zealand

    We visit the first Craft Brewery on the Kapiti Coast - Tuatara Brewery for afternoon refreshments.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Wellington Railway Station pick ups are from outside the front entrance on Bunny Street.Port pick ups are from the International cruise terminal waiting area for booked private tours.Ports
    • CentrePort Wellington, 2 Fryatt Quay, Pipitea, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
    Departure Time :
    9:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • For children under the age of 7 an approved child restraint seat must be used and be supplied by the customer. If an approved child restraint seat is not available the tour cannot proceed.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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    Organised by Kaewa Tours Ltd

    Activity ID: V-301552P6

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