Explore Auckland City Small Group Tour
See the highlights of Auckland in just a morning, join us on a fully guided tour of the city’s Volcanic cones, visits it Maori roots and be stunned by the amazing coastline on this small group tour with optional extras.
Our local guide will pick you up from one of our multiple central Auckland locations in a modern comfortable minibus. We will kick off the tour at the waterfront and the starting point of Auckland city - Te Toka O Apihai te Kawau as you learn about the cities first explores we will take the scenic route along Tamaki Drive, as we reach our first stopping point at Michael Joseph Savage Memorial Park, named after one of New Zealand’s most apotheosized prime ministers continuing past Mission bay the home of the New Zealand flying school. We will stop at Achilles point, which offering stunning views of the Waitemata and the guardian of the of the harbour, Rangitoto, not only the biggest of the 48 volcanic cones in the Auckland region but also the most recent to have erupted.
From here we will pass through the boutique suburb Parnell, one of the city’s oldest suburbs restored in the colonial style on our way to the oldest parks in the city and at 185 acres it’s one of the largest, The domain. Home to Auckland War memorial museum, spectacular tropical gardens and idyllic ponds.
Passing through the hustle and bustle of Newmarket and its trendy fashion shopping on our way to Mt Eden. Being the largest of the on shore volcanic cones on the Auckland isthmus it boasts some impressive views of the city so here we will take full advantage and stretch our legs on a gentle walk to the summit.
After conquering Mt Eden, we will make our way back to the heart of the city, along karangahape road and the famous Queen street before ending your tour underneath the iconic Sky tower.
If you wish to continue your adventures we have several recommended add-ons to extend your day exploring Auckland City.
Explore the Wild west coast beaches including craft brewery lunch and beer tasting. (approx 5 hours) $125nzd
Head north over the Historical Auckland Harbour Bridge and off into the lush green pastures of New Zealand country side as we make our short journey to the trend setting Craft Beer Brewery of Hallatau. We will have lunch and sample the latest beers on offer, before heading to Muriwai beach. One of 4 black sand beaches on our the west coast and home to the largest mainland a gannet colony in the north island, Join your guide on a gentle walk along the coastline to make the most of the nature wildlife viewing moments and stunning coastal vistas.
Including fully guided return to Auckland, Sky Tower.
Climb Auckland Harbour Bridge. (approx 4 hours) $130nzd
Have lunch at the foot of the Sky Tower (at your own expense) before grabbing the bus down to Westhaven and getting stuck into the unforgettable easy going adventure taking you under, around, up and over the historic Auckland Harbour Bridge. Last of its kind to be built in the world, custom engineered walkways provide a safe and enjoyable experience as you walk over water showcasing the incredible sights, sounds and activity of Auckland. Enjoy the most magnificent views of Auckland from the very summit, that view is the only thing that will take your breath away!
Including return bus to the Sky Tower