Mt Eden Volcano – Auckland’s highest volcano with outstanding 360-degree views of Auckland and its harbours.
Parnell – Historic houses and buildings of Auckland’s first suburb, established in 1841.
Tamaki Drive – An enjoyable drive along Auckland’s waterfront.
Devonport – Heritage buildings, stunning scenery and a collection of excellent cafes, art galleries and boutiques. At the top of nearby Mount Victoria, a volcanic cone, are stunning views across the harbour to the city centre.
The Viaduct – Today a residential, commercial and entertainment hub, the Viaduct Harbour was redeveloped inthe 1990s to support the America’s Cup defence. The marina provides berths to commercial vessels, pleasure craft and luxury super yachts. The area features sophisticated cafes and bars and the Auckland Voyager Maritime Museum.
Auckland War Memorial Museum – (special 35-minute Maori cultural performance and one hour tour by museum guide). This jewel in the crown of Auckland museums contains a significant collection of over 1000 Maori treasures, as well exhibitions of decorative arts, natural history, Auckland’s history and New Zealand’s war history.