Ponsonby Vacation Packages
For a real insiders view of Auckland, spread your wings and discover surrounding areas like Auckland, Grey Lynn, and Newton.
Auckland is celebrated as home to Mt. Eden. This iconic landmark is 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the middle of town.
To better understand Auckland, head to one of its many cultural destinations. Step inside some of the museums here such as Artspace, Artstation and the New Zealand National Maritime Museum. If you love everything to do with art, enjoy the collections at the Auckland Art Gallery, the John Leech Gallery and the Oedipus Rex Gallery. Book seats for a few of the magical live performances at Aotea Centre, the New Zealand Film Archive and the Auckland Civic Theatre.
Uncover the youthful side of the area at the 360 Discovery Cruise, the Gulfwind Sailing Academy and the Penny Whiting Sailing School. The kids are sure to have fun and learn something new! If you have an interest in creatures be sure to put Auckland Zoo on your trip list.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. There are some nice gardens and parks, so take a picnic blanket to Victoria Park, Myers Park and Western Park.
Visitors looking for interesting places to visit in and around the Ponsonby area should not miss out on the St. Patrick's Cathedral, Sky Tower and Wintergarden. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s holy places, such as the St. Paul's Church, the All Saints Anglican Church and the St Andrew's First Presbysterian Church. For history lovers, the area’s bygone days can still be experienced at Grafton Gate.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a light meal, browse the Auckland Fish Market, the Queen Street Shopping District and the Westfield Downtown Shopping Centre.
When it’s time to rest your weary head after checking out the charming streets of Ponsonby, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Take your pick from the Rendezvous Grand Hotel Auckland, the Barclay Suites Auckland, or the BEST WESTERN President Hotel Auckland.