Makarora, New Zealand

Travel Blogs from Makarora

Makarora Travel Blogs (79)
Out into the Wild West, Makarora, New Zealand travel blog

Out into the Wild West

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... to withdraw cash (not many amenities on the next part of our route!) and on round the lake to the turn off to Makarora, today's destination. 'Peddlers Paradise' showed that although a short day we faced a lot of steep hills and it wasn’t wrong. ...

Lakes, Mountains & Swing Bridges, Makarora, New Zealand travel blog

Lakes, Mountains & Swing Bridges

A travel blog entry by vickersontour

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... of fun. It's just a bridge really, but there were some good views down to the rocks & river below. Final visit before arriving in Makarora was at Blue Pools. To get to the pools we had to walk across a rickety old swing bridge. There was a maximum of 5 ...

Makarora, Makarora, New Zealand travel blog


A travel blog entry by emilybs


... anything from Makarora, but it was a really nice peaceful place to stay the night.  Staying at the Makarora Wilderness Resort, which was wonderfully removed from everything.  Me and Rochelle opted for a double (only about 1pound ...

Magic in the South Island, Christchurch, Greymouth, Makarora, Queenstown and Dunedin, New Zealand travel blog

Magic in the South Island

A travel blog entry by sophiadoran


... over various locations for the film but instead decided to hit the water in a jet-boat. Jet-boats were a New-Zealand invention for rivers such as river Makarora, propulsion is via jets of water that is sucked in at the front and ejected out the back at ...