Full Day Best of Both Worlds

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Highlights & inclusions

3-hour city tour in the morning
Views and Maori carvings at the Arataki Visitor Centre
Visit the black sand beach at Piha*
Guided walk in the rainforest
Afternoon tea
Pick up and drop off at inner city accommodation
or 4 payments of $62.10 with more info
Free cancellation up to 48 hours prior to experience

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Mon, Jul 15, 2024

What you can expect

Experience the best of Auckland with Bush and Beach's full-day tour. Discover Auckland's city highlights in the morning, including Māori history and iconic landmarks such as The Auckland Domain and Devonport. Then, immerse yourself in the tranquility of the Waitakere Ranges rainforest in the afternoon. Enjoy panoramic views from the Arataki Centre, learn about Māori carvings, and explore lush forests with native flora and fauna. Feel the black sand beneath your feet at Piha beach, and indulge in a New Zealand-style afternoon tea with Anzac biscuits, Mānuka honey, and refreshments. With informative commentary, small group sizes, and plenty of photo opportunities, it's the perfect introduction to Auckland and New Zealand's natural beauty.


What you need to know

  • Views and Māori carvings at Arataki Visitors Centre
  • Cornwallis Beach – an inner-harbour beach with black sand
  • Great views and photo opportunity from Huia Lookout
  • Karamatura bush walk – an ancient forest with amazing bird life, silver ferns and Kauri trees.
  • Informative commentary from professional guides
  • Opportunity to buy refreshments in the quaint village of Titirangi Afternoon tea
Operating Hours
  • Operates 364 days of the year
  • 8.5 Hours
  • 3A Enterprise Drive Auckland Auckland and North 0612 New Zealand
Departure Location
  • Departure: 12:30pm finished at 5:30pm
Hotel Pickup
  • Pick up and drop off at inner city accommodation
Additional Information
  • Pick-up and Drop-off: Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop-off service in Auckland.
  • Small Group Size: Enjoy the tour in a small group for a personalized experience.
  • Informative Commentary: Learn about Auckland's history, culture, and natural heritage from knowledgeable guides.
  • Plenty of Photo Opportunities: Capture stunning views of Auckland city, Piha beach, and the Waitakere Ranges.
  • Afternoon Tea: Indulge in a New Zealand-style afternoon tea with Anzac biscuits, Mānuka honey, and refreshments included.
Cancellation Policy
  • For scheduled tours, we offer free cancellation up until 48 hours prior to the tour start time.
  • If cancelled at least 48 hours before the tour departs – 100% refundable
  • If cancelled inside 48 hours of the tour departing – no refund
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Need help?

  • Email us at enquiry@experienceoz.com.au
  • Help code: D2B-6868
  • This experience is supplied by Full Day Hobbiton Tour Including Lunch Departing from Auckland


Our Promise

  • We are committed to sustainability
  • We have an approved Science Based Target
  • We use third party verified standards
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