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Discover Auckland Sightseeing Tour

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Highlights

  • An excellent introduction to Auckland
  • Magnificent panoramic views over the city and harbours
  • Stunning views and photo-opportunities
  • Interesting and informative commentary provided by your driver/guide

Overview

Built on volcanoes and surrounded by some of the most beautiful coastal scenery on the planet, Auckland is a thrilling place to visit.

Join this half -day tour around the city and suburbs and find out for yourself why Auckland is regarded as one of the best cities in the world to live.

Cross the famous Harbour Bridge and see the yachts with their bright spinnakers tacking through the sparkling waters.

Visit Auckland domain, a popular park with a volcanic past, and pretty Parnell Village with its fashionable shops before taking a turn along the scenic waterfront.

During the tour an entertaining commentary will make sure you don’t miss a thing!

Itinerary

For your Discover Auckland Sightseeing Tour you will be picked up from your hotel in Inner Auckland at around 0945h (09:45am). Your friendly driver/guide will provide a fascinating commentary throughout the trip.

See magnificent views of the harbour and cityscape as you drive over the Harbour Bridge.

Visit the famous Auckland landmark of Bastion Point is a coastal piece of land in overlooking the Waitemata Harbour. Bastion point has significance in New Zealand history for its role in 1970s Maori protests against forced land alienation by non Maori New Zealanders. Enjoy the panoramic view of bastion point.

The sightseeing tour also takes in the Auckland Domain, the city's oldest park, which is situated on a 62,000 year old volcano. In addition to these natural features, the tour includes the trendy shopping area of Parnell Village. Here you will make a stop to see the historic buildings that have been transformed into boutiques, antique, craft and specialty shops. Your tour then takes you along the waterfront of Tamaki Drive before returning to Downtown.

At the end of the 3-hour tour, you can choose to be dropped off at the Sky City Coach Terminal or your Auckland hotel from.

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Reviews

A good half day tour, this gave us a valuable insight so we could choose whether to visit these place again or other places of interest the guide/driver recommended... Mrs V Farley

This was a most interesting island and made more special by the informative guide. The pace of the tour was more than comfortable and even the more elderly could easily manage... Peter Thurgood

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

3 hours

Start time

Start time: Around 0945h (09:45am)
Duration: 3 hours

Meeting point

Your Hotel in inner Auckland
(Please mention your hotel details at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)

Ending point

You will be dropped off at the Sky City Coach Terminal or your Auckland hotel as per your convenience

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation in a coach
  • English-speaking driver/guide
  • Live commentary

Exclusions

  • Meals

Do/Dont's

Dress for the weather. Don’t forget the camera!

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Please note

Upon arrival in Auckland, please call the number on your voucher at least 48 hours in advance to confirm your departure time and location.
Please have your printed voucher in hand to present to the guide upon boarding.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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  • "Good tour, informative guide and he had a good sense of humour" A good half day tour, this gave us a valuable insight so we could choose whether to visit these place again or other places of interest the guide/driver recommended...
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