Auckland Overview
What To See And Do
Museums/ Galleries,
Parks /Zoos
Botanical Gardens,
Beaches
Hiking
Restaurants/ Nightlife
Related Destinations
Bay of Islands
Cape Reinga 
Niinety Mile Beach
New Zealand Destinations
Auckland serves as a gateway to all of New Zealand and has something to offer for everyone. One of the world's most livable cities, Auckland boasts a sunny, warm and temperate climate, great beaches, a beautiful harbor, fantastic shopping, a vibrant nightlife and a diverse population that creates a colorful blend of European, Polynesian, and Maori cultures.
Set on a field of ancient volcanos, Auckland is a stunning city where you are always just a half hour from exquisite beaches, hiking trails, breathtaking islands and a full range of outdoor activities.
This is also New Zealand's most active and sophistcated cultural center with great food, wine, shopping, theater, muisc and art that draws from its indigenous influences, and pop culture. There are also excellent museums including the Auckland Art Gallery, the War Memorial Museum, and the National Maritime Museum , as well as massive selections of exotic plant and animal life at the Auckland Zoo, Kelly Tarlton`s Underwater World, and the beautiful Auckland Botanical Gardens.
Auckland is known as the City of Sails, and it's easy to see why, From its wild surf beaches, to the tranquil waters of the Hauraki gulf, the sea is an ever present and powerful influence here. 

In the Maori language it is known as Tamaki-Makau-Rau or, 'the maiden with a hundred suitors', because the region was so coveted by the ancient tribes.
With a huge selection of stylish and comfortable accommodations, and an endless array of things to do and see Auckland makes a great beginning, middle, or end for any New Zealand vacation, and our flexible itineraries can help you link it with the rest of this amazing country, Australia, or other spectacular Asian Pacific destinations.