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Flights to Auckland transport outdoor lovers to their haven. The city's unique landscape provides endless possibilities for adventure.

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You can book up to nine passengers per booking, including adults, teenagers, children and infants.

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Children travelling alone, or in a different cabin class to their parents, are considered Unaccompanied Minors and pay the full adult fare. Please get in touch with us to book this service.

  • You can book up to nine passengers per booking, including adults, Overseas Filippino Workers (OFW), children and infants.
  • Each adult & OFW passenger can bring one infant.
  • All OFWs must submit the required documents to avail the tax exemption.
  • Children travelling alone, or in a different cabin class to their parents, are considered Unaccompanied Minors and pay the full adult fare. Please get in touch with us to book this service.
  • You can book up to nine passengers per booking, including adults, Overseas Filippino Workers (OFWs), teenagers, children and infants.
  • Each adult & OFW passenger can bring one infant.
  • All OFWs must submit the required documents to avail the tax exemption.
  • Children travelling alone, or in a different cabin class to their parents, are considered Unaccompanied Minors and pay the full adult fare. Please get in touch with us to book this service.
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Flights to Auckland

Almost one-third of New Zealand’s four million people live in Auckland. Although Wellington is the capital, travellers arriving at this buzzing city will find it a strong contender for the economic hub of the country.

Auckland sits between two harbours; nestled between the Tasman Sea and the Pacific Ocean. And with 48 volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field – all within about 20km of the city centre – the city has one of the most unique topographies of any in the world. As a result, there’s plenty to do outdoors and indoors, with lots of adventure sports on offer, and even more activities just a short drive from the city centre.

For those not seeking an all-action adrenaline-pumping time, there are plenty of five-star restaurants and luxury hotels dotted throughout the city. This is especially true around the harbour area, while low-key cafes and boutiques are hidden around many corners. Green space is everywhere, too, with parks, gardens, and paths.

Much of the action is concentrated near the water, from the restaurants, lounges and boutiques dotted around Waitemata Harbour to the golden sands and surfer-friendly cafes of Takapuna Beach. In short, Auckland is a paradise for travellers who love being outside.

Like most New Zealanders, the people who call Auckland home are friendly, welcoming, and ready to share whatever they have with you, especially if you’re a willing and interested traveller. And while the pace of life might be a little faster here than it is elsewhere on the North and South Islands, the residents keep smiling. They know they have it good; Auckland is repeatedly ranked as one of the best places to live on the planet. Whether you go for a couple of days, a week, or a month, Auckland is worth the trip.

What to do in Auckland

Hike Mount Eden

The volcano Mount Eden (don't worry, it's dormant) is the highest natural point in Auckland and offers panoramic views of the entire city. A crater at the top, the remnant from an eruption nearly 30,000 years ago, makes for an entertaining afternoon of exploration.

Mount Eden Summit
Puhi Huia Road
Mount Eden
1024
+64 9 301 0101

Visit Auckland Art Gallery

The gallery, which opened in 1887, boasts the best national and international art in the country and is located on the majestic grounds of Albert Park. You'll see everything from historic Māori creations to the latest from New Zealand's modern masters.

Albert Park
Corner of Kitchener and Wellesley Streets
1010
+64 9 379 1349

Snorkel at Goat Island Marine Reserve

This pristine natural area about an hour's drive north of the city opened in 1977 and is the country's first marine reserve. The whole family can swim and snorkel among the colourful fish or explore tidal pools full of red crab and triplefin.

Goat Island Marine Discovery Centre
160 Goat Island Road
Leigh
0985
+64 9 923 3645

Where to eat in Auckland

The Engine Room (International)

The central Auckland staple lies a few blocks down from the water, far enough away to minimise the hustle and bustle of the bay but not out of touch. The friendly warmth of The Engine Room makes you feel comfortable no matter how long you stay.

115 Queen Street
Northcote Point
1010
+64 9 480 9502

The Shed (International)

Winner of the 2014 Metro award for Best Rural Restaurant, The Shed is an experience. Located in the heart of the Onetangi Valley in Te Motu on Waiheke Island, this is a place you go to be alone with a loved one to get away from it all.

76 Onetangi Road
Onetangi
1971
Waiheke Island
+64 9 372 6884

Ostro Brasserie & Bar (International)

Michelin-starred Chef Josh Emett leads the way at the chic yet unpretentious place with views of the sea and the city. Sip on a homemade soda while taking a break from shopping on the waterfront.

Tyler Street
1010
+64 9 302 9888

Places to stay in Auckland

Sofitel Auckland Viaduct Harbour

The five-star luxury hotel with French flair sits on the harbour, featuring beautiful views from its sophisticated rooms. With its prime location, you're only a short walk from some of the nicest restaurants in the city and the rest of the shoreline's offerings.

21 Viaduct Harbour Avenue
1010
+64 9 909 9000

CityLife Auckland Hotel

CityLife sits in central Auckland, just steps from the businesses of downtown and less than five blocks from the action at Queens Wharf. In a city known for expensive luxury, the hotel maintains affordable rates without skimping on amenities.

171 Queen Street,
1010
+64 9 379 9222

Abaco on Jervois

For those looking for cheaper accommodation, Abaco on Jervois is the place. The price for the smart rooms is right and the trendy Ponsonby neighbourhood nearby has a thriving cafe and casual dining scene. The hotel itself is a mere stroll from the beach.

57-59 Jervois Road
Ponsonby
1010
+64 9 360 6850

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