Cape Rēinga is at the northernmost tip of mainland New Zealand. According to Māori tradition it’s where the spirits of the dead depart by climbing down the roots of a pohutukawa tree, and into the water to then head back to Hawaiki.

Path to the lighthouse. Information about the spirit journeys.Information about the sacred pohutukawa tree.The sacred pohutukawa tree.

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