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Garden of Tane reviews
This is a quiet, shady area of bush which includes some interesting specimens, an old-fashioned kids playground, some lovely viewpoints and access to the Akaroa cemeteries. I enjoyed an evening walk..... more »
Pleasant short walks - main track (suitable to wheelchair/stroller, with a bit of effort) and various side tracks (walking only). A number of specimen trees, including those planted to commemorate..... more »
Why the Garden of Tane was not already on Maps is a mystery its an Akaroa highlight and lovely space. For tourists with only a brief stop it has nice native flora and birds giving you an experience of perhaps what the peninsula looked like before burning and clear felling for agricultural use. There is a traditional cemetery at the top giving you a bit more of an insight into the town.
lets keep this place 5.9 :-)
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