City Highlights and Waiheke Wine Tour

Price: $186.00
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Summary
Shore Excursion SizeSmall
Shore Excursion TypeCultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration8 Hours
Activity LevelModerate
Shore Excursion Leaves FromAn approximately 10 minute walk from the cruise pier. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Food/Beverage ProvidedWine Tastings, Snack Platter.
Recommended Dressin layers (relevant to the day's forecast) and wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes, tour operates rain or shine. Suggest a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and a bottle of water.
RestrictionsSome mobility is required to get in and out of the tour vehicle. Handicap accessible only if the passenger has some mobility. Guests must be able to walk over paved, gravel, and packed dirt surfaces. There are steps at several locations. The tour is not recommended for children under 16, and is not wheelchair accessible.
Tour Details

Enjoy a wide selection of some of the major attractions around the panoramic city of Auckland such as the War Memorial Museum, Harbour Bridge and Queen Street in the City of Sails. Your tour will eventually ferry you across Hauraki Gulf to the famous Waiheke Island where you will enjoy sampling delectable wines. Ample time is given all along the way for you to take the perfect photos in places like Bastion Point where you can get the ideal shot of Auckland's sparkling waterways.

Begin discovering the bustling hub of Auckland by exploring its suburbs, local attractions and waterfront communities, including Tamaki Waterfront, the Harbour Bridge, Wynyard Quarter and Viaduct Harbour. This full-day tour is certain to be a memorable one with a visit to the Auckland Museum and Tamaki Paenga Hira where you will discover one of the largest collections of the treasure of New Zealand's indigenous cultures, the Polynesian and Maori.

Take photos of the innovative glasshouses of Domain Parks and Gardens or New Zealand's most expensive street: Paratai Drive. Continue with a stop in the bustling shopping and business district of Queen Street.

Ferry across the Hauraki Gulf on a scenic cruise via the Fullers Ferry to explore Waiheke Island. As the Hauraki Gulf's most populated island, Waiheke Island offers much to do. Your guided tour takes you to one of its top destinations: The Mudbrick Restaurant and Vineyard for a refreshing wine tasting with snacks. This vineyard is known as one of the world's most romantic places. With its perfectly-manicured gardens, invigorating vineyards and seaside setting, it's easy to fall in love with this idyllic setting.

Indulge in a glass of wine, visit Auckland's local attractions, and set sail across the Hauraki Gulf when you book this romantic and relaxing excursion. Get ready to explore all that Auckland has to offer and book your tour today.

Shore Excursion Size
Small
Shore Excursion Type
Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration
8 Hours
Activity Level
Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From
An approximately 10 minute walk from the cruise pier. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Food/Beverage Provided
Wine Tastings, Snack Platter.
Recommended Dress
Dress in layers (relevant to the day's forecast) and wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes, tour operates rain or shine. Suggest a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and a bottle of water.
Restrictions
Some mobility is required to get in and out of the tour vehicle. Handicap accessible only if the passenger has some mobility. Guests must be able to walk over paved, gravel, and packed dirt surfaces. There are steps at several locations. The tour is not recommended for children under 16, and is not wheelchair accessible.