Get ready for a holiday jam-packed with gorgeous locales, pristine outstanding coastlines and magnificent landscapes in Auckland, New Zealand. Whether it’s the pleasure of kayaking, rafting, zip lining, jet boating, sailing, glorious cycling, diving, strenuous adventurous sports, or just breathing in the fresh air as you walk along the beatific trails, New Zealand’s Auckland has it all! Learn more, it’s time for visiting, so be prepared for that nerve thrilling adrenaline rush now!
1. Auckland Sky Tower:
Auckland’s downtown has a package to remember, reach there for some fun times. It’s a breath taking view from the three sight-seeing platforms of this tallest building of New Zealand. The Auckland Sky Tower is a geographical landmark and stretches wide above City of Sails. Just raise that vision skywards and see the man-made tower that rises to about 1076 feet from the pavement. You can experience the beauty of the famous Auckland harbour and cityscape from this tallest building in the Southern Hemisphere.
Don’t settle just for the sightseeing experience let your adrenaline soar and go to the edge of thrill – just clamber up to the SkyJump and SkyWalk for that super adrenaline encounter.
Are the hunger pangs taking over the thrill? Just head straight for the 360 degree revolving eating place, the Orbit, or you can eat anywhere at the multiple eateries offering a great foodie spread and the magnificent view of Auckland. The day can be well spent if you decide to play the roulette at the Sky city casino at the base of the Sky Tower as the sun goes down.
2. Tiritiri Matangi Island:
The local endangered species need some much needed care and attention, and the Wildlife sanctuary at Tiritiri Matangi Island devotedly offers this opportunity to the animals. No cats and mice are permitted inside the sanctuary, and this is where the quaint kiwi birds and nearly 80 fragile bird species can breathe in relief.
The island often sees the kiwi birds prancing all around. Walk along the guided paths and breathe in the rich air as you whistle along with the birdsongs ringing in your ears. There are the Pohutukawa trees that are nearly 1000 years old and the Kawaura Track that leads through the coastal forests. While you wall along make sure you stroll along the Wattle track to the oldest lighthouse that is still in working condition. Just a stone’s throw is the Hobbs beach which beholds the surrounding beauty of the blue penguins.
3. Auckland Harbour Bridge and Bay of Islands:
Take a full day tour and visit the Auckland Harbour Bridge, the Hibiscus coast and reach out for the Bay Of Islands. The Bay of Islands includes nearly 144 islands that are infused with marine life. It’s a sight to behold the lush green countryside, the golden sprawling beaches and the quaint rural towns’ spread out regally till Paihia.Your family is going to be awe-inspired after swimming with the dolphins and taking a peek at the “Hole in the Rock”.
4. Waitomo Glowworm caves:
Travel luxuriously as you enjoy a Hobbiton Tour and lead on for the Waitomo Glowworm caves. The underground boat ride and the illuminated Glowworm Grotto is a sight to behold.
5. Waikeke island:
While you head out for the 4 hour Waikeke Island tour you can sip on the artisan wines from the Stonyridge Vineyard, and have lunch cooked in the lusciously tasty olive oil, as you lie back relaxed and surrounded by the greenery