Auckland Hop On – Hop Off Tour
Duration: 1 Day/2 Day Pass or 1 Day Family Pass
Overview: The Auckland Hop-on Hop-off tour includes commentary and visits the "Big 14 Attractions" of Auckland. Buses leave every 30 minutes (hourly in Winter). Explore Kelly Tarlton's, Auckland Museum, Mount Eden and Sky Tower to name just a few. Valid for one or two days, the Auckland hop-on hop-off tour takes one hour to complete an entire loop, or you can hop-on and off during the day visiting Auckland's attractions along the way.
Auckland Harbor Bridge Climb
Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Overview: Step onto a dynamic bridge. Stylishly converted paths make for an easier trip, with ladder-like walkways and kindly curving arches adding to the thrill of being 67 meters (200 feet) above the water. Well informed guides share the bridge's colorful secrets, amazing architectural features and the myth and legend surrounding this New Zealand landmark. The 360 degree views from the bridge's summit are spectacular.
Auckland Harbor Bridge Bungee Jump
Duration: 40 Minutes
Overview: Auckland is home to the world's first Harbor Bridge Bungee Jump and is operated by the Bungee originals. As part of the Bungee experience you'll enjoy an exclusive bridge walk out to the specially-constructed and sensationally-suspended retro "Bungy Pod" where you'll build up the courage to leap out over the Waitamata Harbour.
Go from nervous to completely elated in five seconds. 99% of people say it's the best thing they have ever done. There's a variety of Bungee options available with the optional 'water touch' being the favorite.
Jet Boat Ride on Waitemata Harbor
DDuration: 60 Minutes
Overview: Start your Auckland jet boat adventure with a safety briefing before boarding the jet boat and heading out into Waitemata Harbour for the ride of your life. Hold on tight as the boat fishtails, spins 360degrees and performs power brakes. As your tear down the harbor at speeds up to 62 miles (100 kilometers) per hour, see Auckland's iconic landmarks and sights whiz past.
Auckland City Harley Davidson Tour
Duration: 2 Hours
Overview: This tour is fully guided and chauffeured. Feel the thunder of your Harley Davidson as you explore Auckland's major sites. Travel over Auckland's Harbor Bridge, enjoy the panoramic views of the city skyline from Mt Eden and visit the Auckland War Memorial and Domain. You'll then ride on to charming Parnell Colonial Village with its abundance of Cafes and Galleries and historic Judges Bay. Continue riding along the Pohutukawa lined Tamaki Drive on the edge of the Waitemata Harbor to the affluent suburbs of Kohimarama and Mission Bay before returning back to base.
Auckland to Bay of Islands including Treaty House
Duration: 5 Hours
Overview: Travel north over Auckland's Harbour Bridge via the Hibiscus Coast to the beautiful Bay of Islands. Enjoy sea activities and the beauty of uncrowded sandy beaches and native forests. Upon arrival at Paihia, enjoy a guided walk through the historic Waitangi Treaty House and Grounds. End the tour with transfer to your hotel in Paihia. This tour will not return to Auckland.
Duration: At your own pace
Overview: Beneath Auckland's Tamaki Drive lies a world class experience, a wonderland of snow, ice and amazing underwater sights. Explore the wilds of the Antarctic Encounter. This frozen habitat is home to colonies of King and Gentoo Penguins playing and swimming beneath the ice cap. Board the famous Antarctic Snowcat ride to another world. In the Underwater World see the natural treasures of the oceans depths, giant stingrays, moray eels and come face to face with ferocious sharks only centimeters away. In the foyer, experience the reef and freshwater environment, home to giant crayfish, huge fresh water eels, piranhas, seahorses and octopuses.
Auckland Sky Tower
Duration: At your own pace
Overview: At 328 meters, the Sky Tower is the tallest tower in the Southern Hemisphere, offering breath-taking views for more than 80 kilometers in every direction. Explore the latest technology for education and fun. Stroll over 38mm thick glass floors, find out about Auckland with live-camera touch screen computers or simply sit and take in the spectacular view.
Rangitoto Island Volcanic Explorer
Duration: 4 Hours
Overview: On your arrival at the Island the Rangitoto guide will escort you to the 4WD road-train for a journey of discovery. Learn about Rangitoto's fiery past and its amazing climate and its lush growth. Journey through the largest Pohutukawa forest in the world, a treasured fern glen and a rugged lava terrain, to the base of the summit. Walk 900 m along a scenic boardwalk to the top for a 360 degrees view of the Islands of the Hauraki Gulf. Return to the road train with the guide to continue the commented tour, taking in the southern side of the island and back for return sailing.
Discover Waitomo with Lunch
Duration: 7 Hours 40 Minutes
Overview: Travel through the rich farmland of the Waikato for a delicious lunch and warm country hospitality. After lunch, travel to the famous Waitomo Caves. Here you will be guided through the long galleries and lofty chambers to view stalactites and stalagmites formed over thousands of years by the constant dripping of water. Your tour is illuminated by thousands of tiny lights emitted by the glow-worms, suspended from the cave ceiling. Rejoin your coach and return to Auckland.
The Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour
Duration: 8 Hours
Overview: After morning pickup from your Auckland hotel, travel south over the Bombay Hills to the rich farmland of the Waikato region. Enjoy morning tea (own expense) in the heritage town of Cambridge, with its tree-lined streets, quaint colonial architecture and beautiful rolling hills.
Arrive in Hobbiton, where your movie set tour begins. Explore the magical world of 'the Shire' as your guide entertains you with stories about the making of The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy. See the hobbit holes, the mill and the double-arch bridge, the party tree and the Green Dragon Inn. Pose for pictures at the door of Bilbo Baggins' house and see stunning views overlooking the largest 'outdoor set' in the world! Enjoy lunch (included) at The Shire's Rest Café before traveling back to Auckland.
The Waitomo and Rotorua Day Experience
Duration: 12 Hours 45 Minutes
Overview: First stop - the renowned Waitomo Caves with guided tour to view stalactites and stalagmites formed over thousands of years by the constant dripping of water. Then a boat ride through the glow-worm grotto that is illuminated by thousands of tiny lights emitted by the glow-worms on the cave ceiling. Enjoy a light boxed lunch en route to Rotorua where you will enjoy an authentic working farm tour.
Finally, the Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve with a guided tour of the grounds viewing Maori carvings, garment making and a traditional Maori village. Your walk continues through the geothermal area, past boiling mud pools and the famous Pohutu Geyser, which spurts boiling water and steam high into the air. Board your coach where an afternoon snack is served en route back to Auckland.
Coromandel – Full Day Tour with Lunch
Duration: 12 Hours
Overview: Coromandel Peninsula's amazing landscape consists of mountainous, forest-covered backbone, with the Pacific Ocean on the east and the Hauraki Gulf on the west. Drive along the spectacular western coast line to Coromandel town. Ride the mountain railway through the rugged landscape. Drive through the pristine rainforest and stop to view old kauri trees. Continue to the east coast, stop at Hot Water Beach's hot spring and take a dip. Next stop is Cathedral Cove, where the Pacific Ocean washes onto a white sandy beach backed by white cliffs. You could also walk downhill to the beach (subject to guide discretion).