Kia ora! Auckland is Calling

Discover the best of Auckland and its region: museums, shows, gastronomy, parks and gardens, shopping spots, and more.

Whether you’re wanting to hike an ancient volcanic cone, stroll along a striking black-sand beach, sip local award-winning wine or get an insight into Māori history, traditions and beliefs, there's so much to experience in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland.


Music Credit: The Frills.

Plan your holiday to Auckland
First image not promoted
Number of Images



Rangitoto Island

Embark on a Sunset Sea Kayak Tour to Rangitoto Island or, hop on a ferry that takes around 25 minutes from downtown Auckland. 


Waiheke Island

“The island of wine” with over 30 vineyards and wineries, just a 40 minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland.


Auckland's Volcanic Cones

Auckland’s 48 volcanic cones provide not only a unique landscape but also some truly spectacular views. Why not walk up Maungawhau (Mt Eden) for epic views of central Auckland.


West Coast Beaches

Experience the rugged beauty of Auckland's wild west coast and visit our oldest wine region, Kumeu.


Hauraki Gulf & Islands

Discover tranquil islands lined with golden-sand beaches, sip on fine wine, or go kayaking, sailing or dolphin spotting.



Less than an hour’s drive from central Auckland, Matakana is famous for its wine, fabulous food, markets, sculpture tracks, restaurants and vineyards.


Central Auckland

World-class shopping, buzzing waterfront precincts lined with restaurants, a vibrant arts and culture scene and harbour adventures right on your doorstep.