Auckland, New Zealand Entertainment
Aucky Walky Tours
Several walking tours including an Auckland food tour
Auckland Free Walking Tours
Free walking tour of Auckland (don’t forget to tip your guide)
Aucky Walky Food Tours
Several excellent tours to choose from.
Tamaki Hikoi Tours
Experience Maori culture on these Auckland walking tours.
Eat Auckland Tours
Multiple food tours including some focused on the Asian cuisine of Auckland
Auckland Fine Wine and Food Tours
Phil Parker knows wine and New Zealand and he shares it with you on his tours.
Wai Tiki Tours
Wine tour of Waiheke Island. Hosted by Kim and her cute dog, Shanti.
Maungawhau (Mount Eden)
Dormant volcano and the tallest point in Auckland.
Mount Eden Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1024, New Zealand
One Tree Hill
Beautiful hike to reach amazing views that inspired the U2 song about their friend Gregg Carroll
670 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
Auckland’s iconic landmark. You can go to the top for a great view or even bungee jump from a platform.
Victoria St W, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand
Interesting but expensive museum of Maori culture doubling as a war memorial.
The Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Botanic gardens with large greenhouses. Near the Auckland Museum. Free admission.
Wintergarden Rd, Parnell, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Auckland Art Gallery
Free for Kiwis but pricey for tourist art gallery filled with interesting exhibits
Cnr Kitchener and Wellesley St, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Auckland artist with several murals around the city.
Once part of a military fort, now a formal Victorian garden
33-43 Princes St, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand
Not a navigation beacon but a piece of public art meant to inspire reflection.
Queens Wharf, Auckland, New Zealand
Food trucks, DJs, family fun every weekend with movies on Friday nights Dec-March.
Corner Beaumont Street and Jellicoe, Jellicoe St, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand
Taste of Auckland
Food, wine, demonstrations, and events each November.
Takarunga - Mount Victoria
Dormant volcano with incredible views of Auckland and the harbor.
Kerr Street, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand
Sculpture on the Gulf
Take the ferry from Auckland to this incredible exhibition of sculptures along the shore. Open seasonally, check website for hours.
Oneroa, Waiheke Island 2 Korora Road, Oneroa, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
Kennedy Point Winery
Excellent certified organic winery on Waiheke Island
44 Donald Bruce Rd, Surfdale, 1081, New Zealand
Villa Maria Winery
Top rated New Zealand winery
118 Montgomerie Rd, Mangere, Auckland 2153, New Zealand
Man O’ War Vineyards
One of the best wineries on Waiheke Island.
725 Man O' War Bay Rd, Waiheke Island, Auckland 1971, New Zealand
Organic winery on Waiheke Island
324 Waiheke Rd, Waiheke Island, New Zealand
Spectacular views with good food and wine.
129 Carsons Road, Thomas Estate Vineyard, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1971, New Zealand
Cable Bay Vineyards
More incredible views at this Waiheke Island winery
12 Nick Johnstone Drive, Oneroa, Waiheke Island, New ZealandWaiheke Wine and Food Festival
Food and wine festival held each April at “The Airpstrip.”
Te Motu “The Airstrip”, 78 Onetangi Rd, Waiheke Island, New Zealand
Wallace Arts Center
Museum in a Victorian house on Devonport. Come as much for the view as the artwork.
72 Hillsborough Road, Auckland Central, Auckland 1042, New Zealand
Muriwai Gannet Colony
Gannet nesting colony active from August to March. 1 hour drive from Auckland.
Muriwai Beach, Auckland, New Zealand
Whakarewarewa Māori Village
Authentic Māori cultural experience including Hāngi (a traditional meal).
17 Tryon Street, Whakarewarewa Village, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Waitangi Treaty Grounds
Cultural site with exhibits about and performances by Māori people. Some tickets include Hāngi.
1 Tau Henare Dr, Paihia, New Zealand