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Full Day Kauri Walk

Stroll comfortably through the heart of New Zealand's Puketi Rainforest and experience one of the most lush destinations in all of New Zealand on this tour!


Full day guided tour of Puketi forest walk
Picturesque surrounding farmland views
View many types of New Zealand fauna & flora
Informative and knowledgeable guide
Morning, lunch & afternoon refreshments
A educational tour of New Zealand's bush

What you need to know

A magical escape into the lush wilderness of New Zealand's Bay of Islands awaits on this Puketi forest walk tour that offers great views of not only the forest but also of the Bay of Islands itself and its picturesque farmland surroundings. During the course of the tour you'll ramble through subtropical rainforest and encounter all the native flora and fauna that inhabit the region, and see remnants of the greatest Kauri tree that was ever felled in New Zealand history which is protected in a special sanctuary since back in 1951. Stroll through beech forest along the riverbanks of Northland's Puketi River in groups of up to six people and witness the unusually stunning stands of the many towering Kauri trees which can be found along the way.

Also included in the tour are tasty morning, lunch and afternoon refreshments and bottled water that will help keep your energy up.

More info


  • Embark on a 5 hour tour of Puketi Forest, visit stunning stands of awesome Kauri Trees which are encircled by great views of the Bay of Islands and the surrounding rainforest and farmland
  • The trail leads you to an unusual stand of kauri and hard beech forest along the banks of the river, where you will experience many types of fauna and flora
  • Morning, lunch and afternoon refreshments provided
  • Bottled water
  • Guided forest tour


  • Hotel transfers


  • 5-6 hours
  • Departs at 9.30am and returns at 3.30pm

What to Bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Sun hat
  • Sturdy walking shoes and attire
  • Small day pack
  • Wet weather clothing as required


  • Phuketi Heights, 476 Phuketi Road
  • We are only 12 mins from the Bay of Islands airport
  • Located 15 minutes from Kerikeri and 30 minutes from Paihia


  • The tours are able to be personalised to all levels of fitness from low impact for the elderly
  • Some trails are fully accessible for wheelchairs, while other are not. Please call our reservation team on 1300 839 731 should you have any questions surrounding this

Additional Information

  • Tours have a limited group size to ensure a personal, interactive, and most of all safe experience for our guests

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control. We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements
  • Prices are seasonal and are constantly changing. The from price displayed may not always be the price you are going to pay, as once you click on your specified date, the price will change to reflect the price for that date/season. Please note that in some cases where you cannot click on a date to obtain the price, please call us so we can assist you

Full Day Kauri Walk

476 Puketi Road, Kerikeri, NTH 0475