Tour Code 03
Want to experience the bustling CBD combined with the tranquil rainforest and black sand beaches located in the Waitakere Ranges?
Start your day in Auckland experiencing the “City of Sails” the Gray Line way. The trendy inner suburbs of Auckland, over the Harbour Bridge and back through the vibrant Viaduct Harbour and Wynyard Quarter, our newest waterfront area and urban community. Feel the bustling CBD area of Queen Street, the hub of the city centre and shopping precinct. A photo stop may be made at Bastion Point which overlooks the sparkling waters of Auckland (time permitting), also an important piece of land to the Ngati Whatua iwi (tribe).
Take a journey to the Waitakere Ranges over the beautiful range of hills to the west coast of Auckland. The Arataki Visitor Centre is located in a located in a lush native bush setting with panoramic views of the Manukau Harbour. Learn about the native birds and plants of the area and stroll over the sand dunes of this unique black iron sand beach. See kauri trees and giant ferns, and unwind by a cascading waterfall to complete your full day experience with Gray Line New Zealand.