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Auckland Attractions

Your Auckland Vacation Awaits

Auckland New Zealand is one of the most amazing vacation destinations on the planet. This city is a meeting point for people from all over the world. Don't be fooled by Auckland's remote location on the map. New Zealand is a land of wonder and adventure. Is Auckland calling your name? Let Expedia.com help you plan a trip to the famous City of Sails.

The Best Attractions in Auckland

Auckland tours are a whirlwind experience of beauty light

and sound. There are so many things to do in Auckland! The ecosystem of Auckland and the surrounding area make it a versatile travel destination. You can lounge on the beach or have encounters with wildlife on the same day you can shop at high-end retail spots.

Transportation around Auckland is a breeze thanks to the Britomart Transport Centre. This terminal links travelers to the various compartments of the city. Downtown Auckland is something every tourist must see and experience to truly appreciate the New Zealand lifestyle. The city is modern and friendly. Queen Street serves as Auckland's main hub of activity. This is where tourists can mingle with the locals and enjoy access to incredible shopping and dining opportunities. The residents of New Zealand share their slice of the planet with species like dolphins and whales. Visitors are encouraged to visit the Glenfern Sanctuary on Great Barrier Island for the opportunity to encounter dozens of native species of animals in a clean and safe habitat.

Plan Your Auckland Activities

A visit to Viaduct Harbour is essential for every soul who visits the city. The harbour offers stunning views of the water and a chance to admire the bountiful number of yachts parked in the distance. Tourists and locals gather at midday each day to witness the cannon sounding. Be sure to take part in this Auckland tradition. Natives of the city have a reputation for being friendly and helpful to tourists.

Auckland Excursions Outside the City

West Auckland is one of the top spots for getting away from the hustle and bustle of the Queen City. West Auckland is lined by unending beaches. Visitors are treated to amazing views of the surf of the Tasman Sea. Volcanic sand and wild forest dominate the landscape. West Auckland is a close distance to Woodhill Forest. This is the ultimate destination for mountain biking or tree canopy activities.

Plan your visit to the land of the SuperCity today. You just might make local friends to last a lifetime and memories you will treasure forever. Auckland New Zealand is one of the best places on the globe to experience a thriving natural environment just minutes from a beautiful modern city.

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Where to stay in Auckland

Auckland Central Business District

Explore Auckland’s inner-city hub to find historic architecture alongside contemporary designs, the revitalised Auckland Waterfront and a busy shopping precinct.

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Parnell

Parnell is popular for its abundant dining options, and if you're looking for more to see and do, you might think about a trip to Auckland War Memorial Museum or Auckland Domain.

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Mount Eden

Unique features of Mount Eden include the bars and shopping. Make a stop by Eden Park or Mt. Eden while you're exploring the area.

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Grey Lynn

Restaurants, spas and shopping highlight some of the noteworthy features of Grey Lynn. Make a stop by Ponsonby Road or Artstation while you're exploring the neighbourhood.

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Mount Albert

You'll enjoy the restaurants and monuments in Mount Albert. You might want to make time for a stop at Westfield St. Luke's Shopping Centre or St Mary's Cathedral.

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Newton

Newton is known for its abundant dining options, and you can plan a trip to Queen Street Shopping District and Karangahape Road while you're in town.

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