Enjoy this small-group tour led by a local guide. You will see beautiful examples of early colonial homes, and driving along Tamaki Drive, see the contrast with modern beachside apartment living and the relaxed beach lifestyle many Aucklanders enjoy. We will also visit Bastion Point, a drive to Cornwall Park and One Tree Hill, one of Auckland's many volcano's. Holy Trinity Cathedral a beautiful example of Pacific style stain glass windows. You will enjoy the beautiful gardens in the Auckland Domain, drive over the Harbour Bridge to Devonport village with its galleries, cafes and shops will give another perspective of Auckland living.You have the option of exploring the seaside village of Devonport at the end of you tour. We will give you a Ferry ticket to take the 15 minute ferry ride back to the city if you choose this option.Description
Enjoy visiting the major highlights of this wonderful city.
Visit Auckland Domain, a central city park with the Museum a fitting centrepiece and the Victorian era Wintergarden showcasing floral and tropical vegetation. Time is taken to wander through this scented haven.
Gain new experiences at Cornwall Park, a working farm in the middle of the city with grazing sheep.
Step back in time at the Historic Pah Homestead where you can see examples of contemporary NZ art and which is surrounded by a sculpture garden.
Across the Harbour Bridge we take you to Devonport Village and Mt Victoria, another extinct volcano, riddled with underground tunnels. Then enjoy a drive along Tamaki Drive will show the beach lifestyle many Aucklanders enjoy.
Stop at Bastion Point lookout, which gives wonderful views of Waitamata Harbour with yachts and ferries plying the sparkling waters.
Receive your gift bag, which provides bottled water and mints and halfway through the tour, lunch will be provided at a local cafe.Highlights
- Great overview and orientation of the city
- Small group ensures personal service
- Lunch included
- Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
: Auckland, New ZealandDuration
: 8 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.