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Cape Foulwind Walkway

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Address: | Coast Road, Cape Foulwind, Westport, New Zealand
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+64 3-731 1895
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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great family trip =)

super in every respect, all is catered for! the cafe makes excellent coffees and meals, very clean toilets (when we were there =) wildlife on the way back to the carpark =)

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Nelson, New Zealand
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Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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8 reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were disappointed with this walkway as the scenery was stunning ( when you could catch a glimpse of it) but trees along the pathway were too high to see the scenery. It was a good clear track and could have been a real pleasure. Others on the track were also disappointed.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

super in every respect, all is catered for! the cafe makes excellent coffees and meals, very clean toilets (when we were there =) wildlife on the way back to the carpark =)

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Thank schur
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Easy with a stroller, 15 minute return! See seals play in the waves and catch some native birds and greenery along the way.

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Thank Christina A
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

We went one morning. It was great. The seal pups were playing together and tanning in the sun. Unbelievable

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very nice and easy walk along the coast with some amazing views. When we were there we saw about 50 seals, adults and pups. The viewing area is far from the Seals but close enough to get some good photos. And I am sorry to throw a wet blanket on another recent reviewer but you will NOT see Kiwis (the... More 

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Thank Gary M
Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Sunsets that were simply spectacular - gorgeous evening activity - congratulations have to go to the workers who made this walk possible.

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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Get to see the fur seal colony which is always cool. If you're planning to visit Kiakora to see wildlife there, I would probably skip this walk as the wildlife is nowhere near as impressive. The views are nice along this walk, however, nothing special in a country like NZ.

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Franz Josef, New Zealand
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5 reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Easy walk . Only short distance and nice views of beach and coastline. Sun was setting , looked very nice. Seals were there as expected.

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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Spectacular walk along the coast. Love the walk and got pretty close to some smelly seals. Easy walk with children as well.

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Tasman, New Zealand
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Delightful walk with stunning views. We loved this walk and was a highlight of our stay in Westport. What an unforgettable sunset!

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