Full-Day Piha and Waitakere Eco-Tour Including Lunch from Auckland. Just 30-mins from the hustle and bustle of Auckland’s CBD lies the undiscovered West Coast. Rugged cliffs plunge into crashing surf, black sand beaches sparkle, and native bird calls are swallowed by dense rainforest. Explore all this and more with this Piha Experience and Waitakere half-day eco-tour. You will discover subtropical bush, hidden waterfalls, see stunning panoramic views of the city and Waitakere Ranges, learn about Maori culture at the Arataki Visitor Centre, and enjoy with a delicious, fresh lunch at the Piha Cafe.

Full-Day Piha and Waitakere Eco-Tour Including Lunch from Auckland - Auckland, New Zealand

Day Tour
Duration:6 hours
Price: Starting from $120.00 per person
Just 30-mins from the hustle and bustle of Auckland’s CBD lies the undiscovered West Coast. Rugged cliffs plunge into crashing surf, black sand beaches sparkle, and native bird calls are swallowed by dense rainforest. Explore all this and more with this Piha Experience and Waitakere half-day eco-tour. You will discover subtropical bush, hidden waterfalls, see stunning panoramic views of the city and Waitakere Ranges, learn about Maori culture at the Arataki Visitor Centre, and enjoy with a delicious, fresh lunch at the Piha Cafe.
Just 30-mins from the hustle and bustle of Auckland’s CBD lies the undiscovered West Coast. Rugged cliffs plunge into crashing surf, black sand beaches sparkle, and native bird calls are swallowed by dense rainforest. Explore all this and more with this Piha Experience and Waitakere half-day eco-tour. You will discover subtropical bush, hidden waterfalls, see stunning panoramic views of the city and Waitakere Ranges, learn about Maori culture at the Arataki Visitor Centre, and enjoy with a delicious, fresh lunch at the Piha Cafe.

You will be picked up in the morning from your central Auckland accommodation by your Guide in comfortable transport. Times will be confirmed upon booking. From the city, it is an easy 30-minute drive to the Waitakere Ranges Regional Park.

The first stop is at the Arataki Visitor Centre, where you will see spectacular views of Auckland City and two harbours. You will have the chance to discover and learn about Maori carvings and traditions, see native bush and wildlife such as the Kauri tree and the weta at this charming museum nestled in the Waitakere Ranges.

You will then delve deeper into lush New Zealand bush, where a fairly easy walk will bring you to one of Piha’s cascading waterfalls. You may see native wildlife such as long fin eels, keruru and have time to take in the breathtaking wonders of the spectacular landscape.

You will be provided with light refreshments mid-morning.

Finally, you will enjoy some free time at Piha’s famous black sand beach. Watch the crashing surf, go for a walk up famous Lion Rock, paddle in the shallows or ask your Guide for some more local walks with stunning coastal views.

During your time in Piha, lunch will be on us, we will provide a tasty and healthy local lunch.

Return to Auckland CBD mid-afternoon, and will drop you back to your accommodation.

 

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