How to Spend the Best Long Weekend in Auckland Visual Story

By Agne Civilyte


How to Spend the Best Long Weekend in Auckland Visual Story

A long weekend in Auckland is a great way to spend national holidays in New...


Auckland's Historic and Cultural Side

Begin your first day in Auckland by exploring the popular Queen Street. Then, pay a...


DAY 1 - STOP 1

Wander Around Queen Street

Queen Street is the main street in Auckland Central and has the most landmarks in...


DAY 1 - STOP 2

Visit the Auckland Art Gallery

The Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is a popular gallery with impressive collections of...


DAY 1 - STOP 3

See the Merchants' Houses on Princes Street

Princes Street is famous for its elegant and majestic Merchants' Houses that are now a...


DAY 1 - STOP 4

Learn About History at the Auckland War Memorial Museum

The Tāmaki Paenga Hira Auckland War Memorial Museum, or simply the Auckland Museum, is one...

DAY 1 - STOP 5

Climb Mount Eden

Mount Eden is not only a residential area in Auckland but also a volcanic peak...


Islands Outside of Auckland

Your second day in Auckland involves exploring a couple of nearby islands just outside the...

DAY 2 - STOP 1

See the Stunning Oneroa Beach

Oneroa Beach is the most popular beach on Waiheke Island, which is northeast of Auckland...

DAY 2 - STOP 2

Relax at Cable Bay Vineyards

Cable Bay Vineyards is a lovely local winery and restaurant. It is where one of...

DAY 2 - STOP 3

Kayak to Rangitoto Island

Kayak tours to Rangitoto Island can be found on Waiheke Island, or you can pre-book...

DAY 2 - STOP 4

Party in Britomart

Once you finish with your kayak tour, take the ferry from Waiheke Island back to...

DAY 2 - STOP 5

Photograph the Auckland Harbour Bridge

The Auckland Harbour Bridge might not look as exciting as the Harbour Bridge in Sydney...


Highlights of Auckland

Your last day in Auckland is going to include several of Auckland's main attractions that...

DAY 3 - STOP 1

Visit the Magnificent Kitekite Falls

Kitekite Falls is a three-tiered waterfall whose falls drop 40 meters into a natural pool...

DAY 3 - STOP 2

Explore Piha Beach and Lion Rock

Piha Beach is the most well-known surf beach in Auckland. It is full of surf...

DAY 3 - STOP 3

Walk Through Tranquil Cornwall Park

Once you are back in Auckland City, visit Cornwall Park. It is a massive park...

DAY 3 - STOP 4

Go up to the Sky Tower's Observation Deck

The last stop for the day is the Sky Tower Observation Deck - an iconic...

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In Summary

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