Discover Auckland’s youngest volcano on the Fullers Rangitoto Volcanic Explorer Tour. Take the 4WD roadtrain through lava crops and pohutukawa forest and learn about the island’s fiery past. A short walk takes you up to the summit for spectacular 360-degree views back to the city.
As the tallest free-standing building in the Southern Hemisphere, the Sky Tower offers impressive views for up to 80 kilometres in every direction. Grab a bite at Sky Lounge while you’re up there, or experience the thrill of the SkyWalk or SkyJump.
Ski, snowboard or toboggan at New Zealand’s only all-year indoor snow resort, just 20 minutes north of downtown Auckland. Do your own thing or take a skiing or snowboarding lesson before warming up in the cosy restaurant.
From celebrating Chinese New Year at the Auckland Lantern Festival to experiencing the sights, sounds and tastes of India at the Auckland Diwali Festival, or diverse Pacific cultures at Pasifika, we’ve got a calendar of family-friendly events all year round.