Punakaiki, West Coast, New Zealand : Official Tourism Website Punakaiki, West Coast, New Zealand : Official Tourism Website

Welcome to Punakaiki!

Punakaiki is best known for the Pancake Rocks and Blowholes
– a spectacular must-see when visiting the West Coast.


Activities in Punakaiki
Punakaiki, New Zealand

Punakaiki is the home of the Pancake Rocks and a base for exploring the fantastic Paparoa National Park. It’s a place of luxuriant coastal forest, fantastic limestone cliffs and canyons, mysterious caves, pristine rivers, and an absolutely spectacular coastline.

Stay a while so you can explore everything that’s on offer. There’s a great range of accommodation, superb short and long walks including the Paparoa Track, rivers to swim, waves to surf, fabulous sunsets and sparkling night skies.

Visit the Paparoa National Park Visitor Centre to find out more about local highlights and hidden gems.

There’s so much to do…

Punakaiki on the West Coast on New Zealand