Trip Overview

From Totaranui, take the Vista Cruise to historic Awaroa Inlet. From here you have many choices:

Stay Put Option

  • relax over lunch at Awaroa Lodge & Cafe (extra cost; check opening times as it is closed during the low season).
  • take your own picnic to enjoy on the beach, or explore the inlet.

Walk Option

  • 6km (3.5 miles) maximum elevation 85m (280ft)
  • From Awaroa, walk over a forested saddle and along the spectacular golden sands of Onetahuti Beach for pick up at Tonga Quarry and return to Totaranui.

Start
11.20am
End
2.40pm
Walking
up to 2 hrs
Cruise
Totaranui to Awaroa – 15 min
Tonga to Totaranui – 35 min
From
$30