Auckland City Highlights, Afternoon Beach & Rainforest Tour

This tour combines the very best of Auckland city in the morning, with the best of Auckland nature in the afternoon. The Auckland City tour is an easy morning introduction to the diverse city of Auckland. The tour has plenty of photo opportunities and includes views from Mount Victoria in Devonport, which are not to be missed!
The afternoon nature tour is a great introduction to New Zealand's nature and visits some of the stunning rainforest scenery, as well as the glorious Piha Beach. Easy walking tracks and dramatic coastlines are only a short drive from Auckland's city centre. Our experienced guides and small group size means you will be well looked after. In the afternoon we also include a New Zealand style afternoon tea including biscuits/cookies and tea, coffee or juice.

Duration 8 hours 30 minutes
Pickup Hotel pickup available
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What's included :
  • Auckland city centre hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Join our local guide for a 3 hour small group city tour in the morning before an afternoon in nature
  • Visit Piha Beach
  • Enjoy a walk in the rainforest, just 45 minutes from Auckland City
  • Afternoon tea refreshments included
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
What's excluded :
  • Lunch (can be purchased - a small amount of cash is required)
  • Gratuities
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Queen Street, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand

Travel up Queen Street - the main street of the city centre, home to iconic buildings and a mixture of shopping and CBD offices

Pass By: Ponsonby, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand

Travel through the suburb of Ponsonby, with stunning heritage homes

Pass By: Auckland Harbour Bridge, Curran St, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand

Travel over the iconic Auckland Harbour Bridge, connecting Auckland City with the North Shore suburbs

Stop At: Mount Victoria Reserve, Kerr Street, Devonport, Auckland New Zealand

Enjoy views of Auckland city and the Hauraki Gulf

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Narrow Neck Beach, Auckland, New Zealand

Visit a white sand beach on Auckland's North Shore - a stark contrast to the black sand you will see later in the day. (Generally there is time here to purchase morning tea or a coffee if you wish - at own cost)

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Westhaven Marina, 137 Westhaven Drive, Auckland 1011 New Zealand

Westhaven Marina in Auckland, New Zealand, is the largest yacht marina in the Southern Hemisphere.The marina has nearly two thousand berths and swing moorings, and tends to be continually booked. Auckland, known as 'City of Sails', is generally known for its maritime passions

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Auckland Domain, Park Road, Auckland Central, Auckland New Zealand

Travel through Auckland's largest inner city park, home to the Auckland Museum and Wintergardens

Pass By: Parnell Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052 New Zealand

Travel through Parnell Village, a quaint little suburb on the city fringe

Stop At: Arataki Visitor Centre - Waitakere Ranges, 300 Scenic Drive, Nihotupu, Piha, Auckland 0604 New Zealand

Enjoy time to explore the centre and its views of both Auckland harbours

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Auckland, New Zealand

Take a walk through the rainforest. Hear the bird song while our guides tell you of the flora and fauna

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Piha Beach, Piha, Auckland New Zealand

Enjoy a stroll along the black sand of Piha beach

Duration: 40 minutes

Departure Point :
SkyCity Auckland, Victoria Street &, Federal Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Traveler pickup is offered
Tours departs daily from selected Auckland hotels/accommodation and returns to the original departure point at 5:30pm.The hotels listed above is not a full list of pick up locations, we pick up at most city center hotels/accommodation - please advise of the hotel name when booking.
Departure Time :
9:00 AM
Return Detail :
Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • The tour is suitable for all ages and abilities. It includes 2 hours of light walking.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Minimum TWO adults required for the tour to run
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

10

Organised by Bush and Beach

Activity ID: V-3582BOTH

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