Auckland CBD & Muriwai Beach Tour
What you can expect ?
New Zealand is the volcanic Island country so there are lots of volcanic spots. This tour is combined tour with CBD sightseeing with black sand beach on the West of Auckland. The Black sand is made of volcano.
Hotel - Parnell - The Rose Garden (seasonal) or Auckland Domain - Hunting Lodge Winery - Muriwai Beach - One Tree Hill - Back to Hotel
Stop 1. < Parnell Rose Garden & Auckland Domain >
Parnell Rose Garden is the one of popular garden in Auckland. There are over 5000 roses which create a blaze of colour throughout summer and autumn. If it's not the season of Rose, you will visit Auckland Domain.
Auckland Domain is the landmark of Auckland, and the largest and oldest Park of the City. There is the Auckland War Memorial Museum. This park was the oldest volcanic field in Auckland.
Stop 2. < Hunting Lodge Winery >
The Hunting Lodge Winery is located at the west side of Auckland. This Winery has opened in 1970's. They have different types of wines depend on the season. You will have a lunch with some wine tasting.
Stop 3. < Muriwai Beach >
The Muriwai Beach is the most popular black sandy beach on the west side of Auckland. Lots of people are going this beach for surfing, and to see the Gannets. There is the black sand which caused by the iron content derived from the ancient volcanoes in the area, including the large' Kaipara Volcano' which was situated offshore from the Kaipara Heads, and erupted 23-16 million years ago. The black sand is moved up the west coast of the North Island by long-shore drift.
Stop 4. < One Tree Hill & Cornwall Park >
This is One Tree Hill. It's the one of volcanic hills in Auckland. There was a tree on the top of the hill, where the tower is. This place is an important memorial place for both Maori and other New Zealanders. You will see the whole view of the city.
* Pick up & Drop Off : At your accommodation in the city centre area
* How we operates : Available Mon - Sat
* Price : 140 NZD Per person (Min. 3 persons - Max 6 persons)
* Tour Duration : Full Day (7 Hours Based)
* Included :
English Tour Guide, Private Transportation, All Entrance Fees
* Excluded :
Personal Expenses, Tour Guide tips, Meals during the tour.
* What to bring :
Suitable footwear for walking, Sunblock & Cap/hat & Sunglass