Attractions

From world-class museums to thrill-seeking activities, there's no excuse to have a dull moment in the Auckland region.

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Auckland Attractions

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Auckland City Heritage Walks
Downtown, midtown and uptown Auckland: these areas all have unique stories to tell.
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Karekare Beach
You’re a small speck surrounded by a massive force.
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Mt Eden
A pa, possibly dating back as far as 1200AD, once perched on top of Maungawhau.
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Kayaking To Rangitoto
Given basic directions and a few pointers, we paddled into the channel.
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Matakana Wine Trail
Matakana Road is home to a string of vineyards, all of which offer wine tasting.
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Surf Lifesaving at Piha
Between 20 and 50 new guards are trained each year at the Piha Surf Life Saving Club.
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Browns Island
Browns Island lies in the mouth of the Tamaki River.
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Auckland Dockline Trams
Take Auckland's new waterfront tram on a day trip to remember.
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Paintball
Most games are based around a warlike scenario.
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Western Springs History
Today, Western Springs is less of a swimming destination.
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Spookers
Spookers has creative license to scare at an alarming level.
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Rainbows End
Auckland's only theme park is still a major attraction.
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Ardmore Flying School
If you’ve ever thought about learning to fly, this is the place to do it.
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Auckland Club Cricket
Games are played at some of the most picturesque parks in the city.
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Hot Air Ballooning
There are a few hot air balloon companies that offer excursions in the Auckland area.
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Orakei Maori Land
Home to Ngati Whatua, a hapu of the Ngati Whatua iwi of Kaipara.
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Rangitoto Island
Purchased by the Crown in 1854, Rangitoto became a public reserve in 1890.
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Waiwera Infinity
Situated on the picturesque bay of Waiwera and surrounded by lush native bush.
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Stardome Observatory
A major attraction for star gazers, budding astronomers and inter-stellar fanciers.
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Waiheke Island Art
It’s been a creative magnet for years.

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