An Adventurous 3 Day Auckland Itinerary Story

By Alli Sewell

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An Adventurous 3 Day Auckland Itinerary Story

Visitors to Auckland will enjoy a beautiful waterfront city, great nightlife, and exciting activities. With...

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Day 1

A Fun and Cultural Day in Central Auckland

You'll spend your first day in Auckland exploring its downtown area, known locally as the...

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Day 1 - Stop 1

Auckland Art Gallery Toi O Tamaki

Visiting Auckland Art Gallery is a highly recommended thing to do in Auckland. Located in...

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Day 1 - Stop 2

Auckland War Memorial Museum

The Auckland War Memorial Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira (or just Auckland Museum) is an important...

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Day 1 - Stop 3

Queen Street

Queen Street is Auckland's main commercial center. The area is home to lots of well-known...

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Day 1 - Stop 4

The Grove Restaurant

The Grove is a local favorite and offers refined New Zealand cuisine with a French...

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Day 2

Island Hopping and Adrenaline Rushes

Your second day in Auckland will be a busy one! If you're an adrenaline junky...

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Day 2 - Stop 1

Auckland Harbour Bridge

The Auckland Harbour Bridge is a landmark and major motorway in the city. It’s well...

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Day 2 - Stop 2

Rangitoto Island

Rangitoto is Auckland's youngest and largest volcano. Visiting this volcanic island is a must if...

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Day 2 - Stop 3

Waiheke Island

Waiheke Island is New Zealand's second-largest island after the Great Barrier Island. The island has...

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Day 2 - Stop 4

Viaduct Harbour

Viaduct Harbour (also known as Viaduct Basin) is a modern harbor-side complex on the edge...

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Day 3

Sharks, Parks, and Amazing Views

Your last day in Auckland will feature a range of activities. Start the day by...

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Day 3 - Stop 1

The Sky Tower

The Sky Tower has been an iconic landmark in Auckland for over 20 years. It's...

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Day 3 - Stop 2

One Tree Hill

One Tree Hill is a well-loved local park and a great place to relax away...

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Day 3 - Stop 3

Cornwall Park

Cornwall Park prides itself on being an oasis within the city, and it’s easy to...

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Day 3 - Stop 4

Mount Eden

A hike up Mount Eden is a short but scenic one. The scoria cone (Mount...

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Day 3 - Stop 5

Sea Life Kelly Tarlton Aquarium

Visiting the Sea Life Kelly Tarlton Aquarium is a fun thing to do in Auckland...

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Day 3 - Stop 6

Mission Bay

The Promenade at Mission Bay is just a short walk from the Sea Life Aquarium...

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In Summary

Auckland is the perfect place for a weekend or 3-day trip. You can enjoy the...

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