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Touring New Zealand's North Island by Campervan

It's supposed to be very cool to see the sun rise at East Cape, the most eastern point of land in New Zealand, but we were happy to just see the cape, and I wanted to climb up to the lighthouse. It's 21 km from Te Araroa to the lighthouse trail parking area on a road that is mostly gravel, and takes about half an hour. The views along the road are stunning.

This photograph is © 2008-2013 by Murray Lundberg, and is not to be copied without express permission.
East Cape Road