Paparoa Park Motel

C.M.B.30, Punakaiki, South Island, 7873, New Zealand | Hotel
Prices starting from $102.00

Travel Blogs from Punakaiki

Bucket list moments

A travel blog entry by debdewalt


I am taking advantage of a few hours to myself, a random internet connection and tales to tell. Our group has split up,for a,few days with some going backpacking and myself and 4 others going kayaking. We left Kaiakora yesterday morning, explored more of the coast on our way to Renwick which is in the heart of Marlborough wine country. Not the …

Reunion in Nelson Lakes National Park, NZ

A travel blog entry by globetrekker


Nelson Lakes National Park, NZ Louise drove us into the wrong entrance, and for a moment, we were probably illegally driving on a small wooden pedestrian bridge spanning across a turbelent mountain stream. I had no idea about the weight limit of this fragile structure, but with every creaking noise, my heart sustained a more rapid palpitation. …

Day 158 24.06.14

A travel blog entry by daryl-sophie14


... passing beautiful waterfalls and turquoise water! It was incredible! The water looks so pure! It's amazing how it turned from snow capped mountains to the most amazing dense rainforest so suddenly as we drove along. At Kumara Junction we left the Great Alpine Highway and joined the Coast Road on Route 6 and headed north. We have driven the width of the country! We stopped at Greymouth to put $50 of fuel in before we carried on along Route 6, the view of ...


A travel blog entry by kscullion291

We left Abel Tasman to make our way to our next stop in Punakaiki. We didn't have any activities planned for today so it was mostly just a driving day. We drove the down the West Coast past the Buller Gorge which was just rated as one of the top ten drives in the World. And thankfully the rain had stopped by the time we got to that part of the drive - very scenic and ...

The Wild West Coast

A travel blog entry by mdod


... us picked it up and said "oh, he looks just like a real baby."

We contemplated getting up REALLY early to make Pancake Rocks at high tide (7:09 AM) but this high tide was relatively low and many people said the blowhole was a dud even a high tide so I nixed that idea. We also decided to skip Cape Foulwind since we couldn't be there for low tide when we could also go to Gibson's Beach. It’s just not fair that they put low tide highlights near ...

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