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Piha is a scenic black-sand surf beach on the rugged coast west of Auckland. There are several walks through native forest in the surrounding hills. A laid-back seaside village 45 minutes west of Auckland city, Piha is popular with local kiwis - especially in the summertime.
Visit Aucklands famous west coast beaches to checkout the black sand, surfing waves and more. About a 45 minute drive from Central Auckland. You can hire a car or take a tour.
Views, black sands, wild swims (or not!), and surfing. Enjoy an invigorating walk on the beach and excellent light food and drinks at the surf club afterwards (open in summer). In winter it's wild and you'll feel you have been fully communing with the elements.
The black sand is amazing, but on a sunny day it's hot underfoot so be careful. The waves can be very strong so you need to be a confident swimmer. It's generally patrolled by Surf Lifeguards during the summer - swim between the flags.
A rugged wild west coast experience featuring black sand. It is a surreal place on a wild windy day or a picture perfect summers day. You really need a car to head out there for a fish n chips at sunset.
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