For spectacular views across the harbor and an exhilarating experience, try the Auckland Bridge Climb where you can finish with the Auckland Bridge Bungee jump. The views from upside down should be incredible!
Auckland's highest natural point is at the top of Mount Eden, a dormant volcano, called Maungawhau. North Head is famous for its military history, with gun emplacements, fortifications and a fascinating network of tunnels to explore.
A great day trip is to catch a ferry to Waiheke Island and the Mudbrick Vineyard & Restaurant. Take in the beautiful views of the Hauraki Gulf, Rangitoto Island and the city skyline from the gardens. Make an evening of it and get settled on one of the couches next to the outdoor fireplace and watch the sunset.
Seeing Auckland from the air is an experience like no other. Fly over volcanoes, beaches, rainforest and islands and discover the dramatic contrasts of Auckland’s east and west coasts. A drive out to the ruggedly beautiful west coast to Piha Beach. Before descending to the beach, be sure to stop at the lookout point for a fantastic photo opportunity.