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A beautiful and modern city, Auckland is the meeting point between unspoiled landscapes and urban skylines. This welcoming city continues to draw in visitors year after year who want to soak up the relaxed atmosphere and astonishing views. Read more...

Top 5 things to do in Auckland

  1. Sail around Auckland Harbour in a racing yacht
  2. Visit the Sky Tower and admire the views
  3. Take a tour to the outlying islands in and around Auckland
  4. Visit the National Maritime museum
  5. Climb Auckland Harbour Bridge - a fun experience!

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Explore the Beauty of Auckland

Auckland is vast - the largest Polynesian city in the world, home to 1.5 million people and teeming with a mix of urban hubs and natural scenery. It's no wonder that so many people visiting New Zealand want to tick this exciting city off their list. A true contemporary metropolis with a background hum of authentic culture, it really has it all.

Auckland is the kind of destination you won’t forget in a hurry – a friendly, fresh and modern metropolis where outdoor adventure meets urban cityscapes. This is a place where you can immerse yourself in the unspoiled wilderness of volcanic landscapes, dense hiking trails and dramatic black sand beaches within half an hour of the exiting bustling city.

It's incredibly picturesque and is the perfect playground for nature enthusiasts and culture lovers alike; a place where you’ll dip into a fantastic lifestyle and never want to give it up.

In traditional Maori language, it’s known as Tamaki Makaurau, translating as ‘The Maiden with a Hundred Suitors’. It’s not difficult to understand why this area was coveted so strongly by tribes when it was first discovered – a truly inspiring location.

Why visit Auckland?

  • The scenery is magical, with contrasting vistas of towering architecture in the city and enchanting island landscapes on the outskirts.
  • Auckland has some of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet and this permeates the atmosphere to create a really welcoming and relaxed city.
  • There’s a holiday here to suit everyone, from the escorted tours around Auckland’s highlights to family adventures and self-drive getaways.
  • A destination brimming with natural beauty, you’ll be able to choose between lounging on the beaches one day to exploring the geothermal activity of geysers and crater lakes on another
  • It’s also fantastic for activities in the heart of the city too – visit the museums, sail around the harbour or take to the shops for some retail therapy.

Auckland Information

There are a wide variety of things to see and do whilst staying in Auckland. Check out our travel guides for some of the highlights, top tips and travel inspiration from our New Zealand Sky Experts, along with some essential information you may need for your holiday.

Head out on one of these day trips from Auckland Head out on one of these day trips from Auckland
Auckland's a haven for nature-lovers, surrounded by volcanic cones, rainforests, vineyards and a coastline fringed with black-and-white-sand beaches. See some top day trips accessible from this city base.
Top 10 things to do in Auckland Top 10 things to do in Auckland
From sun sets and wine tasting, to sailing and day trips to peninsulas, here's our top 10 things to do in Auckland, New Zealand's largest city.

Exploring New Zealand's North Island regions Exploring New Zealand's North Island regions
Little beats the charismatic North Island when it comes to tapping into New Zealand’s native Maori past, blissing out on ravishing white-sand beaches, and marvelling at volcanoes, geysers, and other geothermal wonders.

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We had a wonderful holiday in New Zealand; the planning and preparation was faultless! We would like to thank everyone at Tropical New Zealand especially Brendan for all his help in making it happen. - Fraser Pratt

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