Mangapohue Natural Bridge Walk, Waitomo Caves

4.7
#5 of 8 in Nature in Waitomo Caves
Bridge · Hidden Gem · Geologic Formation
Stand in awe at the geological history of Waikato at Mangapohue Natural Bridge Walk, a 17 m (56 ft) limestone arch that crosses Mangapohue Stream. The last remnant of an ancient cave system, the bridge makes up part of a mighty gorge and is decorated with impressive stalactite rock formations. Easily accessible even for those with infants in strollers, a well-maintained trail leads you to the mouth of the bridge and continues along the gorge and out into pristine farmland. Plan to visit Mangapohue Natural Bridge Walk during your Waitomo Caves vacation using our convenient Waitomo Caves travel route website.
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  • If you're in the Waitomo area, this is a 35 minute drive from Waitomo village, and 5 minutes from the spectacular Marakopa waterfall. Coming from the village, parking is on the right hand side of the....  more »
  • We didn't know what to expect, but omg it is beautiful, even on a rainy day. Took lots of photos. Short walk from carpark and the young family enjoyed It too.  more »

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