Highlights / General details
An experience of extremes. See Auckland, New Zealand’s biggest and busiest city, followed by a tour through one of the country’s most beautiful native bush and coastal areas.
The tour begins with a comprehensive 3 hour coach tour of Auckland. Highlights include the Harbour Bridge, Mt. Eden, Auckland War Memorial Museum (NZ $5 donation applies - please pay in person), and the Central Business District.
The tour then heads over the Waitakere Ranges, 30 minutes west of Auckland, to a contrasting eco-system of lush rainforests and wild black sand beaches. We visit the Arataki Visitors Centre with panoramic views of the Manukau Harbour and Auckland City. Your experienced guide will take you on a short trek to view magnificent Kauri trees followed by a trek along the beach. Note - comfortable footwear is advised.
Points of Interest: Auckland Harbour Bridge; Central Business District & Historic Buildings; Expansive Harbour Views; Auckland War Memorial Museum; Afternoon Rain Forest Walk; West Coach Black Sand Beaches.
Hotel / Motel Pick up from Auckland City Hotels and drop off; Guided tour; Multi-Lingual commentary is available in Japanese, Spanish and Mandarin onboard the coach and must be requested when booking; Tax.
Museum entry; Gratuities (optional).
Hours of operation
Available daily; Pick-up time: 8:10am - 9:00am, Departs at 9:15am.
Children under the age of 5 are free if not occupying a seat.
Guests are required to call Gray Line New Zealand 24 hours prior to tour departure to confirm tour details.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**