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Best of Both Worlds - Small Group City and Nature Tour

Experience the best of the city and nature on this exciting full-day tour!


  • Get the best of both worlds - city and nature!
  • See the highlights of Auckland City
  • View Maori carvings at Arataki Visitor Centre
  • Enjoy a guided rainforest walk
  • Visit the famous Piha Beach

Picking you up in central Auckland we spend the morning taking you to the highlights of Auckland - The City of Sails!

Stopping off for photo opportunities at some of the most iconic landmarks including the Auckland Domain, Westhaven Marina and Mount Victoria.

Enjoy a stroll along the beach and stop in at a local cafe if you wish.

In the afternoon we leave the city behind to spend the afternoon enjoying the tranquillity of the Waitakere Ranges rainforest.

We take you to the Arataki Visitor Centre where you will find traditional Maori carvings along with fantastic views over the rainforest and Auckland's harbours before heading into the rainforest for a leisurely walk amongst the ferns and magnificent Kauri trees.

Out of the forest and onto the beach at Piha where you can stretch your legs with a stroll along the black sand beach while taking in the sights of the rugged west coast.

We will provide a kiwi style afternoon tea including tea, coffee, juice and biscuits before bringing you back to Auckland.

Adult $240.00
Child $120.00 (Aged 2 - 11 years)

What's included

  • 3 hour Auckland city highlights tour
  • Views and Maori carvings at the Arataki Visitor Centre
  • Visit the black sand beach at Piha
  • Guided walk in the rainforest
  • Afternoon tea
  • Experienced and informative guide and return transport to your central Auckland accommodation


  • Allow approximately 9 hours for the whole experience


  • Pick up from central Auckland accommodation - please enter your address through checkout.


Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.


  • A minimum of 2 people is required for this tour to run.

Available Bookings from June 18 to June 24

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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  • Adult$155.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$120.00

  • Adult$155.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$120.00

  • Adult$155.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$120.00

  • Adult$155.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$120.00

  • Adult$155.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$120.00

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nicolea3 from New Zealand wrote on 13 April 2021

Really fun and informative tour

The tour was so well organised, and the guides were very entertaining, and really went the extra mile to make sure we got to see and do everything we wanted to. Highly recommended!

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We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you back to Auckland soon - there is so much more to see!


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