Just right about the outside of Australia lies New Zealand. Even though it’s pretty much known for green pastures where the best local produces are celebrated as one of the world’s best natural export products, New Zealand has a treasure: Auckland. Aside from being home to 25 regional parks and beaches, this city has more to offer.
From having one of the best nightlife scenes and food and fashion haven to day and night adventures good to enjoy with family and friends, we can definitely recommend visiting Auckland is considered a treasure in any traveler’s lifetime. Here are 100 reasons that will definitely get you booking your next trip to Auckland.
You can enjoy the majestic view at the Sky Tower.
Marvel at the natural beauty of Rangitoto Island.
Feel like walking in nature especially during autumn at the Cornwall Park.
You can seize the moment by exploring Mount Eden.
Let wildlife light up your world at the Waitomo Glowworm Caves.
Explore your outdoor soul at the Tiritiri Matangi Open Sanctuary.
You learn to appreciate art at the Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki.
Release your inner wine connoisseur at Waiheke Island.
Discover something lost at Rotoroa Island.
You can go for some night canyoning escape or mountain ranging at the Waitakere rainforest.
Learn something new for free at the Auckland Museum.
They offer Maori, a sweet treat even non-dessert lovers can’t resist.
You can come near the volcano at One Tree Hill.
You’ll get lost in the garden filled with art at the Kaipara Coast Culture Gardens.
Marvel at some of the best contemporary art at the Wallace Art Centre.
Have a short weekend getaway with your S.O at the Tantalus Estate.
You can take candid photos with your friends at the iconic Manukau Heads Lighthouse.
Release your inner Hobbit at Riverhead, the famous shooting location for Lord of the Rings.
You can go amp your cycling with The Power to the Pedal.
Go snorkeling, scuba diving, and kayaking at the Goat Island Marine Reserve.
Go for a forest walk at miles on end at the Ambury Regional Park.
You can check out and visit Sculptureum at the Tawharanui Regional Park.
Learn how to master riding with the waves at Pakiri Beach Park.
You just can’t miss out on trying high-quality wines when you visit the Awhitu Peninsula.
There’s a unique black-sand beach called the Muriwai Beach.
You might want to go restaurant-hopping at the Wynyard Quarter.
Get the thrill and fright of your life at the Zombie Survival Challenge.
Get to see spectacular shots of amateur and master photographers at the Auckland Festival of Photography that’s being held annually.
You and your partner can experience treetop dining at the Redwoods Treehouse.
Explore North Head in Devonport with a bike and you’ll be amazed at this island.
Go out for long walks at the Hunua Ranges and marvel at the beautiful Hunua Waterfalls.
You can drop by Tantalus Estate in Hauraki Island where you’ll find the best grape wine.
You can engage with the cute penguins at the world’s largest penguin colony exhibit.
Go on a road trip and do some stargazing at night at the Dark Sky Sanctuary.
Get to join Pasifika Festival, the largest Pacific Island-themed festival in the world.
Find some bargains, get a good laugh and eat your heart at the Auckland Night Market.
Auckland’s Stardome Observatory and Planetarium will surely be a fun, engaging, and learning experience for you and your kids.