Take in all the highlights of Auckland on a half-day city tour. See the yachts bobbing in the harbor, heritage listed buildings and parkland that offer stunning panoramic views over the city. Enjoy morning tea at the quaint village of Parnell, travel through Auckland Domain and cross the Harbor Bridge to the north shore. The city tour starts in the morning, leaving the afternoon free to relax or to combine with other great attractions. Choose from wine tasting, lunch on the Pride of Auckland yacht, museum and cultural performances, and much more!
The tour begins with a short trip over the Harbour Bridge to the North Shore before returning to the central city to visit Queen Street and the Auckland Viaduct.
Next we travel through the city’s oldest park, the Auckland Domain, which is situated on an ancient volcano. Stop in the quaint village of Parnell for morning tea stop and wander around the historic buildings many of which have been transformed into fashionable boutiques, antique, craft and specialty shops.
End your tour by taking the scenic waterfront route of Tamaki Drive to the Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park, in Mission Bay. Here you will see a memorial to the first Labour Prime Minister of New Zealand and the founder of the welfare state. The park has panoramic views over Whenua Rangatira, Auckland city and Waitemata Harbour and is great for photo opportunities.
This mornings tour is also available with the following options:
Experience King and Gentoo Penguins then travel through the Underwater World and come face-to-face with giant stingrays and ferocious sharks!
Venture across Auckland's beautiful harbour and immerse yourself in Devonport's unique heritage, wide range of restaurants, cafes, beaches, art galleries and shopping.
Fullers Harbour Cruise
Escape the city and cruise the sparkling waters of Auckland's beautiful harbour. Highlights include historic Devonport, the harbour bridge and the NZ Naval base.
Maori Cultural Performance and Museum
Visit the Auckland War Memorial Museum and enjoy a cultural performance from local Maori performers.
At 328m in height, Sky Tower is the tallest free standing structure in the Southern Hemisphere. Take in the 360 degree views from the top!
Pride of Auckland Sailing Cruise with Lunch
Sit back and relax or try your hand at sailing on the peaceful waters of the Waitemata Harbour. Take in the sights and sounds of the City of Sails from onboard this purpose built sailboat as we cruise the sheltered waters. A delicious picnic lunch box is included.
Wine on Waiheke - November to March
An unforgettable guided tour of three premier wineries - Mudbrick, The Goldie Room and Te Whau. Taste the many varieties of gorgeous wines and take-in outstanding panoramic views of front the city skyline to the Hauraki Gulf. You must be over 18 year of age to participate
Discover Auckland City Tour
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Departure Point:Selected Auckland hotels
SkyCity Travel Center
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
Return Details:Concludes at Auckland, between 12:45pm and 3:00pm, depending on which tour option is selected
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Tour, Kelly Tarlton's
Tour, Museum and cultural performance.
Tour and Wine on Waiheke. You must be 18 years or older to participate in wine tour
Tour and Sky Tower
Tour and Pride of Auckland lunch cruise
Tour and Harbour Cruise
Tour and Devonport Ferry
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- Transport by air-conditioned coach
- Live commentary on board
- Option to add on addtional touring if seleted
- GST (Goods and Services Tax)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel drop-off on additional tours
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
- All tours are operated by luxury 5 star coaches, equipped with air conditioning, rest-room facilities, video monitors and reclining seats and are non smoking
- Wine on Waiheke must be over 18 years to participate; photo ID may be required
- No hotel drop off when combing tours
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