The iconic East Cape Lighthouse sits on the easternmost point of New Zealand and is absolute magic at sunrise.

What feels like the end of the earth will be worth the drive. Perched above Otiki Hill in Te Araroa, the iconic East Cape Lighthouse sits on the easternmost point of New Zealand and is absolute magic at sunrise. From Te Araroa, the 22km coastal drive to this historic lighthouse is not meant to be rushed so make sure you enjoy the entire journey including the 700 steps to get to the lighthouse. Surrounded by pristine coastline and out of this world views, you may even consider immortalising this magic moment by printing out a photo or two to frame.

CONTACT DETAILS

Address: Otiki Hill
City: East Cape

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From significant historical landmarks to stunning natural wonders, Tairāwhiti is home to an extraordinary mix of must-see and must-do attractions and experiences.

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With a calendar of year-round entertainment and experiences to delight you, the land of the first light is a fun-filled destination that offers something for everyone.

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