See first hand why Auckland is known as the City of Sails as you enjoy a trip over the Harbour Bridge. Visit the famous Auckland landmark of Mount Eden, a dormant volcano whose summit offers excellent panoramic views of the city and harbours. From this fantastic vantage point you will see evidence of Auckland's volcanic history, the most significant being the youngest volcano of Rangitoto Island at the entrance to the Waitemata harbour.
The sightseeing tour also takes in the Auckland Domain, the city's oldest park which is situated on a 62,000 year old volcano. In addition to these natural features the city sights tour also takes in the trendy shopping area of Parnell Village with its historical buildings that have been transformed into boutiques, antique, craft and specialty shops. Your tour will then take you along the scenic waterfront route to Kelly Tarlton's Antarctic Encounter and Underwater World.
"Kelly's", as it is affectionately known, is an underground visitor attraction including:
- The Antarctic Encounter - a unique snowcat ride viewing sub-Antarctic penguins in a snow and ice domain
- The Underwater World - see a rich variety of species from New Zealand's waters including sharks, turtles and other incredible sea creaturs
- Stingray Bay - home to giant stingrays
Tour Highlights Include:
- Harbour Bridge
- Viaduct Harbour
- Queen Street
- Auckland Domain
- Parnell Village
- Tamaki Drive
- Michael Savage Memorial
- Kelly Tarlton's Antarctic Encounter and Underwater World
|DEPARTS:||9.45am, InterCity SkyCity Terminal, 102 Hobson St, Auckland - Courtesy hotel transfers available from selected hotels|
When Booking: Select Kelly Tarltons Underwaterworld Morning Add-on
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