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1 Apr 2018
“Just like being on the Titanic”
21 Dec 2017
“Very impressive ”
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Take a cruise of this spectacular harbor via catamaran, ferry, launch or yacht.
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Nice trip around the Auckland Harbour with free muffin, tea or drink. Trip for all ages. Commentary about the history of places could have been a bit more fun which would’ve intrigued me and would’ve kept me engaged. For most couples on board that day...More

Thank mamagee69
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful harbour with fantastic views of the Auckland skyline and at the top end views of Auckland harbour bridge. Pleasant walk with an abundance of bars and restaurants to cater for most tastes and budget from fish and chips to fine dining. Well worth a...More

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Waitematā Harbour which has the Auckland Harbour Bridge cross over it, is also known as the Auckland Harbour and is a very pretty harbour. Waitematā Harbour connects the main port and the city waterfront to the Hauraki Gulf and the Pacific Ocean. We enjoyed the...More

1  Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Harbour is a great place to walk and a jumping off for Ferries, tours, adventure etc. There are restaurants all along the way and the harbour stretches for a long distance for Britomart to Silo Park. Lots of bars and restaurants along the way and...More

Thank DJS1950
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

By day and by night, the harbour is beautiful. Full of interest, and gateway from the sea to Auckland - or from Auckland yo the sea. Tonight we anchored in it and watched the New Year fireworks.

Thank Barrie L
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely 40 minute ferry ride to the island! The area is just beautiful! I recommend taking the hop on/hop off tour! It's mostly the many vineyards it takes u to, but the scenic drive is nice. Make sure to grab a bite to eat at...More

Thank JAmerican2
Reviewed 22 December 2015

What a view,jaw dropping,so clean .A pleasure to be here ,worth the distance travelling, tired but the wife and I took a walk before hopefully a good sleep.hope to see a few rugby matches and taste some good wines.around Auckland tomorrow and on to Wellington,then...More

Thank judgedredd134
Reviewed 21 November 2015

The inner Waitemata Harbour can be crossed by regular ferry from the lower city to old Devonport, with cafes and walks galore, raced on with a hired yacht from the Viaduct Basin, or leisured enjoyed on a ferry while going out to visit outer islands....More

Thank Jeremy P
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Visit the Auckland Harbour and get out on the water. So much to visit and do. Tiri Tiri Island walks to climbing Rangitito Volcanic Island. The yachts the boating or just relaxing on a beach. We spent most of the time just looking around. Devonport...More

1  Thank venturenow
Reviewed 25 October 2014 via mobile

I grew up sailing on the waitamata. The sailing conditions that it provides are varied and challenging . Pretty much why nz has the best sailors in the world .

Thank Jferg1111
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