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Waitakere Ranges Half Day Tour from Auckland

Waitakere Ranges coastline

Waitakere Ranges' rugged coastline

Take a trip to the Waitakere Ranges for a grand wilderness experience. Admire the ocean view, black sand and Maori carvings. Stroll along the bush paths while learning about local flora and fauna.

  • Waitakere Ranges coastline
  • Waitakere Ranges
  • Waitakere Ranges
  • Koru plant
  • Anzac biscuits and tea_256639132
  • Piha Beach, Waitakere
  • Piha Beach, Waitakere
Admire the bright hues of blues and greens as you explore the wilderness of the Waitakere Ranges. See the spectacular ocean view from the Arataki Center and learn about the Maori carvings in the area. Walk along bush paths surrounded by giant tree ferns and cross streams in the rainforest. The fine, black sand of Piha is also a must-see.
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Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 106.63
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Child (Age 2-11)
USD 53.32
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Infant (Age 0-1)
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  • Duration (incl. transportation): 5 - 6 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: You can choose either Pick-up or Check-in (free).
  • Inclusion: Transportation fee / English-speaking guide / Refreshments (tea, coffee or juice and biscuits)
Package detail / Schedule
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  • 11:50-12:30 Pick-up at Auckland Hotels or Proceed to 188 Quay Street
  • 12:30 Start of Wilderness Experience Tour
  • Climb Up the Waitakere Ranges
    Waitakere Ranges Travel for 30 minutes from downtown Auckland to Arataki Visitor Centre, nestled atop the Waitakere mountain ranges. Here, a view of Manukau Harbour on the Tasman Sea is visible, up to the spectacular Waitemata Harbour as well as several Maori carvings.
  • More Scenic Sites
    black sand beach Walk along paths lined with towering kauri trees and giant tree ferns as you discover the varied flora and fauna. Hear native birdsong before heading down to the coast of Piha beach to feel the soft, black sand beneath your feet.
  • Enjoy Afternoon Tea with a View
    Anzac biscuits and tea_256639132 Reward yourself with New Zealand-style afternoon tea that includes Anzac biscuits and tea, coffee or juice.
  • 17:30 Drop-off at Auckland Hotels or Check-out at 188 Quay Street
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • This tour involves a moderate amount of walking and is not suitable for people with walking difficulties.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Walking shoes
    • Comfortable clothing
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider the day before to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • For safety reasons, swimming in the west coast beaches is not allowed. Strong undertows and rips do not make them suitable for swimming.
    • Please wear comfortable walking shoes and suitable outdoor clothing.
    • Children 1 year old and under are free of charge provided they do not occupy a seat.
    • Raincoats will be provided during the rainforest guided walk if needed.
    • Specific pick up time will be advised by tour operator before the tour is scheduled to start.
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 12:30 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 5 - 6 hour(s)
Availability Daily

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Waitakere Ranges Half Day Tour from Auckland