Auckland Harbour, correctly named the Waitemata Harbour, provides the main access by sea to Auckland City. The Auckland Harbour Bridge crosses the Auckland Harbour.
Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand and has two huge harbours enfolding an environment that’s alive with cultural excitement and sea-flavoured challenges. Highlights of Auckland include the Sky Tower, Auckland Harbour Bridge, Great Barrier Island, Hibiscus Coast, Matakana Coast, Waiheke Island, Warkworth, North Shore, the Waitakere Ranges and North West wine district.
- See first- hand why Auckland is known as the City of Sails as you enjoy a trip over the Harbour Bridge. The sightseeing tour also takes in the Auckland Domain, the city’s oldest park which is situated on a 62,000 year old volcano.
- In addition to these natural features the city sights tour also takes in the trendy shopping area of Parnell Village with its historical buildings that have been transformed into boutiques, antique, craft and specialty shops.
- Your tour will then take you along the scenic waterfront route of Tamaki Drive before returning to Downtown.