Here's your chance to unwind from a day of travel and explore Auckland on your own terms while you wait to set sail on your cruise.
You will be greeted at Auckland Airport and transferred to a hotel in the heart of the city, this is the largest metropolitan area in New Zealand and the sister city of Los Angeles. Drop off your bags and hit the streets for an up-close and personal peek at New Zealand life and culture.
Architecture fans will enjoy a ride into the suburbs to see a myriad of well-preserved styles including Victorian, Edwardian, Bungalow and Deco. Catch a ferry for beautiful views of Auckland Harbor from the water as you ride out to the volcanic island of Rangitoto.
Observe how the locals navigate this cosmopolitan city then pop into one of the many restaurants to savor an authentic New Zealand dinner before your return to the hotel. If relaxing is more your style you can opt to stay at the hotel and enjoy all the amenities it has to offer.
The next morning you will be picked up from the hotel and transferred to your cruise ship berthed at Auckland Cruise Terminal.
Book this pre-cruise welcome tour now for a chance to stay and play in Auckland before you depart for your cruise.
Please Note: This 1 night pre-cruise welcome is for double occupancy only. Check in time is 3:00 PM and check out time is 10:00 AM. However, your room may be available earlier. Please check with hotel front desk upon arrival. Alternatively, you will be able to leave your luggage with the bell staff at no additional charge, and explore the hotel/city/nearby attractions until your room is ready. You may also arrange a pick up time with your driver to take you to the cruise terminal at your request.