Whatipu Beach

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  • Address: Whatipu Beach, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 05:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Beach, View Point, Nature

Located 40 kilometres from Auckland business district, the Whatipu Beach’s black sand, stunning caves and its heavenly walkways that lead to the beach, all make the place a favourite day-trip location. The caves make for stunning photos while the lighthouse- better known as the ‘Whatipu Beach Beacon’, offers a dreamy view of the west coast hugging the surreal beach. Do carry a camera to capture the scenic views all around.

Whatipu Beach Travel Tips

  • Carry bottled drinking water and food with you to have a small picnic here.
  • Wearing sunscreen will be helpful. Carry a change of clothes if you need to.

How to Reach Whatipu Beach

  • By Taxi
  • By renting a Car.

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  • Whatipu Beach Address: Whatipu Beach, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Whatipu Beach Timing: 24-hrs
  • Whatipu Beach Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Whatipu Beach: 05:00 Hrs
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  • 0.26% of people who visit Auckland include Whatipu Beach in their plan

  • 75% of people start their Whatipu Beach visit around 3 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Whatipu Beach

Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Whatipu Beach

People normally club together Piha Beach and Aotea Square while planning their visit to Whatipu Beach.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Whatipu Beach Reviews & Ratings

  • Amazing Beach! Definitely would love to stay for overnight camping. Great walk, great views.

  • Great view's

  • Very beautiful place recommended to all, those they love adventure, the kids are going to have a great time there,

  • Unsealed roads..remote beach..and the worst part is we saw huge no. Of people taking bag and bucket full of Mussels... its supposed to be a scientific reserve... no one to stop those .... not even the locals... I wish my post is seen widely and somebody do something coz I dont know how to stop them. Otherwise the beach was lovely.

  • A big beach between big seas and big hills.

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