Most distinguished as one of the major vacation destinations not only in New Zealand but all over the world, Auckland is the conjunction point of people belonging to different nationalities. The rich ecosystem, sub-tropical climate and ultra-modern features of Auckland provide the opportunity of indulging in a variety of thrilling activities. Book a car from our Auckland car rental service to ease your travel around the 'City of Sails', and pamper yourself with the most exhilarating activities.
Things that you can do when you are in Auckland include:
A Visit to the Auckland Art Gallery, 'Toi o Tamaki' – The Auckland Art Gallery is a storehouse for the works of some of New Zealand's widely acclaimed artists like Colin McCahon, C.F. Goldie and Rita Angus. The building of Toi o Tamaki itself serves as a treat to the eyes of an art lover and is one of the oldest art galleries in Auckland.
A Tour Around Devonport – A boat ride through the waters around Auckland City or a short drive over Harbour Bridge towards North Shore can take you to the North Head Historical Reserve of Devonport. Once there, you can trip around the Hauraki Gulf and harbour of inner Auckland, also visit the obsolete military tunnels.
Bungee Jumping From The Sky Tower – Standing 328 metres tall in the middle of Auckland City, Sky Tower is the best place to enjoy a bird's eye view of the entire urban hub. You can even do bungee jumping from the top of Sky Tower or watch jumpers from the Observatory restaurant within.
Ferry Ride To The Waiheke Island – The stunning Waiheke Island is only a boat ride away from Devonport or Auckland City and is highly favourable for day trips or long stayovers. There are also a number of lush vineyards, art trails, cafés and exotic restaurants scattered all over the island.
- Hiking in the Waitakere Ranges – Located on the western side of Auckland, the Waitakere Ranges is home to the four famous surf beaches – Karekare, Piha, Te Henga and Whatipu. Besides that, there is also a lengthy network of tracks and bush walks covering the area.
There are many more things that you can do while you are in Auckland. Stay connected to our blog to know more!