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Bright lights, big city. This is the beating heart of Auckland, with it's relaxed Pacific vibe by day and a pumping pulse come nighttime that spreads out across the city and the surrounding suburbs. Your New Zealand holiday will be a breeze when you take advantage of all that our Campervan New Zealand have to offer.
Auckland is defined by its harbourside location, where the city ends the harbour begins at Princes Wharf and The Viaduct. Here, you can savour the tastes of New Zealand, from an expertly made espresso to fine dining in some of the world class restaurants, all just metres from the sparkling harbour. Catch a ferry or charter boat and head across to the North Shore, or out into the blue waters of the gulf. With your rented campervan New Zealand at your command you can go anywhere at anytime. The vehicular ferry will get you to any of the islands you wish to visit.
Across the Auckland region, there are 25 beautiful regional parks waiting for you to explore. With 40,000 hectares of parkland, including beachfront parks, rugged bush and working farms, there are endless recreation and relaxation opportunities.
Spend a day exploring a park, or stay in one of the 30 campsites and wake up in a part of Auckland that is a world away from the busy city. What better way to enjoy all this than from the comfort of your very own campervan New Zealand vehicle?
Craving excitement? Adrenaline junkies should try the SkyWalk around the top of the SkyTower, or SkyJump off it. Why not bungy from the Harbour Bridge?
MAKE A SPLASH
There are countless ways to enjoy the Harbour and the Gulf, including fishing trips, kayaking over to the dormant volcano of Rangitoto island, whale and dolphin watching, a sightseeing cruise or even just catching a ferry somewhere.
DRINK IT IN
Head for Princes Wharf or The Viaduct, choose your spot, order your favourite coff ee and just stare at the sparkling waters of the harbour.
In terms of lifestyle, Aucklanders have very little to complain about. The city is consistently rated among the world's best for quality of life, and it's not hard to see why. Auckland is a perfect combination of sophisticated city life with extraordinary natural wonders right on its doorstep. Consider taking your next holiday in a campervan New Zealand vehicle and you will discover why Auckland keeps drawing visitors back time and time again.
Culture Heritage Auckland
Auckland War Memorial Museum houses the biggest collection of Maori treasures in the world. You will be able to watch the traditional Maori performers bring their culture to life through song and dance. New Zealand's unique and stunning flora and fauna are showcased here, and you will learn about the heritage of the islands and the European settlers who contributed to its history. Perhaps even get some inspiration about where to take your campervan New Zealand vehicle on your next adventure.
If jumping from the tallest building in the Southern Hemisphere sounds like your idea of fun, then the 192 metre high SkyJump is definitely for you. The SkyJump is a cable-controlled base jump from the Sky Tower. For a more relaxed experience you can stroll along the SkyWalk which encircles the outside of the tower. The observation deck and restaurants provide visitors with a safer way of relaxing and admiring the view.
Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World
Spending the day visiting Kelly Tarlton's is like taking a trip under the sea. Discover the abundance of sea life that lives in and around New Zealand's pristine waters. Be amazed as you walk through the underwater glass tunnel coming face to face with the secrets of the deep blue sea. For the intrepid explorers, why not take the plunge and swim with the sharks!
Auckland harbour bridge
The Auckland Harbour Bridge spans the Waitemata Harbour, and offers uninterrupted views of Auckland and the surrounding islands. Climb the bridge simply to soak in these views, or to get the blood pumping take the plunge with a bungy jump! You might need to take a nap in your campervan New Zealand and get over the excitment once you are finished.
Rangitoto is the dormant volcano that is clearly visible in the middle of the Hauraki Gulf. While Rangitoto emerged from the sea in a fiery explosion around 600 years ago it is now an iconic jewel in the Auckland harbour. Walk or ride to the summit and soak in the breathtaking views.
For the connoisseur among you, Waiheke Island provides wine and olive tasting in an island paradise setting. Laze on the beach or follow one of the many art trails. A short 35 minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland, Waiheke has a lot to offer visitors. The best part about it is that your campervan New Zealandvehicle will get you around the island in the most convenient way possible.
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