Share it with the hashtag TimeOutDoList and tag TimeOutEverywhere. Located on Tiritiri Matangi Island in the Hauraki Gulf and within view of and , this wildlife sanctuary is considered one of New Zealand's most successful conservation projects. Situated in Silo Park, across from the Viaduct Harbour, the cinema event takes place every Friday or Saturday of the summer. Zip Lining and Jet Skiing at Waiheke Island Suggested Read: Jet skiing, kayaking, and zip lining at Waiheke Island are some of the thrilling things to do in Auckland. This is the ultimate destination for mountain biking or tree canopy activities.
Located near hilltop Albert Park, it is one of the famous places to see in Auckland. Hauraki Gulf Marine Park Islands If planning a trip to Auckland, do not skip Hauraki Gulf Marine Park Islands. Let the wind clear out the cobwebs, explore the walks and caves and, if you dare, go for a swim. Piha, Cornwallis, Huia, Karekare, are all beautiful and magestical in their own right. Inside, travelers will find more than 16,000 historic, modern and contemporary art pieces, the oldest of which was created between the 10th and 12th centuries. There are often cheap door sales for shows at , , or.
Sky jumping and sky walking are two adrenaline-charged Auckland adventure activities that can be enjoyed here. Because breakfast is the most important meal of the day and La Cigale delivers. And, see if you can spot Ricky Bakers jumper and other mementos from Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Tip: Get the Dress Smart shuttle from one of the early pick-up points, like the Sky Tower. But If you need to stock up on clothes or anything for your journey around New Zealand, Auckland is a good place to do it.
Start from Okahu Bay and turn back when your feet are telling you they've had enough. Charges: Vary from operator to operator 7. Imagine 's but with a New Zealand twist, and you've got Cornwall Park. A ferry ride of 35 to 50 minutes will take you to the island. As well as interactive exhibitions, the interaction reaches a new level with the harbour cruise.
Volcanic sand and wild forest dominate the landscape. To learn about the City of Sails' ties to the sea, check out the New Zealand Maritime Museum. Whether you're a foodie, a thrill-seeker or a beach bum, odds are you'll love exploring Waiheke Island. One Tree Hill One Tree Hill is one of the largest and most well-maintained parkland of Auckland. Going on a Rangitoto Island Volcanic Explorer Tour Suggested Read: This is a one-of-its-kind tour around the Rangitoto Island Volcano. Auckland Botanic Gardens Head south to the for a variety of nature experiences. Done something on this list and loved it? You can lounge on the beach or have encounters with wildlife on the same day you can shop at high-end retail spots.
General admission for New Zealand residents is free, but certain exhibitions you need to pay for. Also try: Taking a vineyard tour at the Waiheke Island is one of the most romantic things to do in Auckland. This pink trail is beautiful by night and day and is a must-do for any local. Opening hours: 10 am to 5 pm Guided Gallery Tours at 11:30 am and 1. On any given night of the week, bands take to the stage of some of and bless our ears with their musical prowess. Nature lovers will appreciate the breathtaking landscapes found at , and.
For adventure junkies, book a zip lining excursion with. A gift shop is available as well. Sure you'll find the usual suspects although they're anything but usual but the more creative offerings are the real stars. West Auckland is lined by unending beaches. Locals go easily from sea to city to bush, and even to an island filled with wineries. Multiple trails are available for island exploration, including the popular Summit Track, which takes hikers through lava fields and the world's largest pohutukawa forest to the island's summit.
Things to do in Auckland 1. You just might make local friends to last a lifetime and memories you will treasure forever. In the Centre, open dark doors to reveal wetas, or see if you can spot the lizards. Arataki Visitors Centre Head out West to the for something a little different. Auckland has a , from the ferry terminal to the bus network, so if you want to explore the wider region of Auckland, check out:.