Welcome to Auckland, a host city of the DHL New Zealand Lions Series 2017.

The British & Irish Lions are returning to New Zealand for the first time in 12 years, bringing the best players from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Auckland is hosting three matches at Eden Park – two test matches taking on the mighty men in black, plus a special game against the Blues.

If you’re visiting us for this epic event, make the most of your time in Auckland and go exploring. With so many different experiences so close, it’s easy to hop from one adventure to the next. Get ideas and inspiration from our top 15 things to do while you’re here.

Heading to the Test matches at Eden Park? Walk Auckland’s famous Fan Trail from Queens Wharf to Eden Park (Sat 24 June & Sat 8 July, from 4pm) and enjoy live entertainment along the way. Find out more.

To experience the buzz of the Series, head to the Queens Wharf Auckland Fanzone on Auckland’s stunning waterfront, watch the Test matches live on the big screen and enjoy free entertainment and family-friendly activities. There are also Fanzones happening across the region – West, South & North. Check out the full programme.

Follow in the footsteps of our men in black as they reveal their secret training ground, taking in Auckland’s stunning landscapes, exciting activities, diverse dining options and  the melting pot of cultural activity happening across the city.