If you new to Auckland go to North head and do the walk around the headland for some historic education about our involvement in the Great World Wars. You can also catch a ferry across to CBD for a wonder through the viaduct
Views over harbour and back to city Underground tunnels you can explore with a torch
Investigate the tunnels, have great views from the top. Then pop into Devonport itself for something to eat.
10 min ferry from downtown. Great views around the Waitemata harbour and to Rangitoto Island and a nice walk around the north head mountain. Ferrying to Devonport and walking along the waterfront and up the hill is a nice day trip. It's a historical site with WWII tunnels and gun placements at the…
Great place to get 360 degree views of the Harbour. Nice spot for a picnic.
“Great food, affordable with fantastic lunch and dinner special offers with a relaxed atmosphere. They specialise in using and selling their hand made pottery. Gluten free and vegetarian options available. ”
“Old-school, community theater offering a range of blockbuster & independent films, plus draft brews.”
“Bayswater ferry terminal for a quick ride to downtown Auckland. Once at the marina, walk all the way down until you get to the water - the ferry stops at the jetty.”
“This is the best beach in Auckland. There are no roads along the beach only houses so it is very quiet. Great for swimming two hours either side of high tide, and at low tide you can walk out among the sand pools and see what you can spot. Walk along the beach from Bath street and up and around the mountain at the end North Head. Amazing views. ”