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11 hrs
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Meals included

Enjoy the tranquility and peace of nature with this guided walk to explore the famous Waitakere Ranges in Auckland and set upon an off-beaten track to experience the essence of New Zealand.


  • After pick-up from your accommodation, drive through lush green carpets in the subtropical rainforest of the Waitakere Ranges in a comfortable Mercedes.

  • Stop at the Arataki Visitor Centre to enjoy picturesque views and learn about the flora and fauna that are native to these ranges.

  • As you begin the trail with your guide, learn about efforts toward the conservation of the environment.

  • Enjoy a complimentary lunch, snacks, and water to keep yourself charged for the adventure ahead.

  • Discover native plants that are widely used by the Māori.

  • See the national icon of New Zealand, the Silver Fern, and the famous volcanic black sand beaches.


  • Fully-guided private tour in a Mercedes

luxury vehicle

  • Pick-up/drop-off in Auckland including airport/cruise terminal

  • Complimentary lunch, snacks, and water


  • Possible entry fees to attractions

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 7 days before the experience begins and get a full refund.

your experience

The Waitakere Ranges are a stunning example of natural beauty where the thriving rainforest, exquisite fauna, and black sand beaches all come together. Comprising 250km of walking trails, these ranges are a great way to go exploring while surrounded by pristine scenery. Truly a treasure, this region is extremely rich in terms of its biodiversity, and on this tour, you will get to experience it all.

Since hotel pick-up and drop-off are included in your ticket, you can do away with the hassle of arranging for transportation and only focus on having an amazing time. Enjoy an added lunch and complimentary snacks and water to help keep you energized for the walk. As you go along the trail with your guide, you will have ample opportunity to learn about the plants native to this area, special plants that are used by the Māori, and also see the famous black sand beaches.

know before you go

  • The tour is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Infant seats are available.


  • Daily: 8am to 7pm

my tickets

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo at the time of pick-up.

Hotel Transfers

  • This ticket includes hotel pickups.

  • In the next step of booking, please specify the name and address of your hotel.

  • Pick-up within Auckland’s Downtown area including cruise wharf.

  • On the day of your tour, please report at your hotel lobby 10-15 min prior to your scheduled departure.

  • If your hotel does not have a lobby, please wait at the entrance of the hotel. Your host will be waiting for you here.

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