Kaikōura Peninsula

The Kaikōura Peninsula is located in the northeast of New Zealand's . It protrudes five kilometres into the Pacific Ocean. The town of is located on the north shore of the peninsula.

Notable Places in the Area

is situated 1¼ km northeast of Kaikōura Peninsula. Photo: Karora, Public domain.

Movie theater
is situated 1½ km northwest of Kaikōura Peninsula. Photo: Schwede66, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a small coastal town on the east coast of the of , about 180 km north of and 130 km south of . Photo: Inkey, Public domain.

Kaikōura Peninsula

-42.4212° or 42° 25' 16.4" south
173.6924° or 173° 41' 32.8" east
Open­Street­Map ID
node 7024759617
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Kaikoura Peninsula
  • Dutch: Kaikoura Peninsula
  • Dutch: Kaikoura Schiereiland
  • English: Kaikoura Peninsula
  • Esperanto: Kaikoura Duoninsulo
  • French: Péninsule de Kaikoura
  • French: péninsule de Kaikoura
  • German: Kaikoura-Halbinsel
  • German: Kaikoura Peninsula
  • Norwegian: Kaikourahalvøya
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kaikoura Peninsula
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kaikourahalvøya
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kaikoura Peninsula
  • Russian: Каикоура
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