Departing throughout 2020

Take in the best of New Zealand's stunning nature in this half-day tour!

Departing from Downtown Auckland, you'll enjoy a short drive to Waitakere, the home of Ancient Kauri trees, stunning waterfalls and unique wildlife. Take a leisurely stroll along the timber pathways to explore the dense forest, where you'll hear native birds, see the quintessential 'Silver Fern', and majestic Kauri trees.

We will then travel to Crystal Mountain, the home of New Zealand's largest crystal and mineral collection. Here you can also enjoy a light lunch before we depart for the Parnell Rose Gardens and Auckland's Wintergardens.

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: Monday-Saturday (excluding Public Holidays)

Price: $65 Adults, children under 10 are free*!

Difficulty: Easy

Accessibility: Wheelchair and Pram accessible

Light Walking
Light Walking
Light Walking
Pram access
Wheelchair access

What you'll see:


Your Itinerary:

10.30 AM

Pick up from Queen Street, start journey to Cascade Kauri Park in Waitakere (approx 30 minute travel time).

11.00 AM

Arrive at Cascade Kauri Park in Waitakere and enjoy 1.5 hours of free time where you can enjoy the beautify scenery of this national park.  Take in the Rimu, Matai and Totara trees, and of course the ancient Kauri. The easy loop track will also take you past the Waitakere Stream as well as waterfalls.

12.30 PM

Depart for Crystal Mountain

12.45 PM

Enjoy lunch and free time at Crystal Mountain. This museum features New Zealand's largest collection of Crystals and Minerals.

1.30 PM

Depart for Parnell Rose Garden and the Auckland Wintergardens

2.30 PM

Arrive at Queen Street, downtown Auckland - tour ends.

NOTE: Lunch/refreshments are not included in the tour fee. The sites visited in this tour are wheelchair/pram accessible, however please let us know beforehand so we can ensure space on our bus for your equipment. You will need to bring your own Baby Seat or Booster Seat if travelling with children. The timber walkways at Cascade Kauri Park are suitable for people of most fitness levels - however please contact us if you have any concerns.