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Aucky Walky

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| Corner of Queen & Galway Street, downtown, outside McDonald's, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Walk with our local guide in a small group to discover Auckland's diverse beauty, Māori history and secret spots. As you stroll the back streets together and ride the locals' bus uptown, you'll hear entertaining stories at the heart of the city and feel the vibe of everyday Aucklanders. We promise a personal encounter with a friendly Kiwi,landmarks,legends and local advice. This is Auckland's most fun on foot tour. Small group guarantee, central city departure, private tours available.
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“auckland city” (11 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Corner of Queen & Galway Street, downtown, outside McDonald's, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were lucky enough to have a morning with Liz as our guide in Auckland. We loved Liz as soon as we met her. She has a warm genuine energy and is filled with story’s about her city. We had so much...More

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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Well it was an absolute pleasure showing such lovely people around my hometown. The point you make about doing a small-group or private walking tour first thing on arrival is so valid. Means you get the best local advice which sets you up for a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aucky Walky is much more than a walking tour. Liz provides a history of New Zealand both from a Maori standpoint and British viewpoint and incorporates recent Auckland history of the past 100+ years. Her insight to the local Auckland scene is wonderful and very...More

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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jim, thank you so much for your feedback and referral. You and S were delightful company and so glad you enjoyed our Hello Auckland experience this morning! A small-group walking tour really is the best place to start an Auckland visit so you don't...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went on a 2.5-hour walking tour through Central Auckland with Local Liz and had a wonderful experience. There were only four of us on the tour so we got lots of individual attention. No bullhorns or electronic gizmos for the narrative;...More

Thank David P
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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you David for your lovely feedback and picking up on our small group focus. In most major cities, you can walk for free but the downside is large groups and a more impersonal experience Good lord, wouldn't know how to work a bullhorn and...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

What a great way to see Auckland with Liz, who loves and is very knowledgeable about her city. She gave some very interesting details about the city that made for a fun way to experience Auckland. There was only 4 of us on the tour...More

Thank Diane C
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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Lovely to hear from you D, thanks so much for your kind feedback. We love what we do especially our small group focus. It's much more fun and enables us to customise the route and sights based on peoples' interests. It feels like every tour...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Liz was awesome! She told us so much about Auckland and ske Madde us feel very welcome to this beautiful city! We give visitors our highest recommendation to take an Aucky Walky tour.

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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thanks for the recommendation A, it was lovely to meet you and discover our shared connection. It's a privilege to show visitors around our hometown and help them find their feet on arrival. Have a lovely time in NZ and sailing in Australia.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Liz gave us a wonderful tour of the city! The information she provided was interesting and she did it in a personal way. The tour felt more like walking around with a good friend than running after a guide in a big group. If you...More

Thank Viktor C
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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thanks V, it was lovely meeting you both - such cool people! We only do small groups - maximum of 8 - so you're right, it is a much better experience all round. Thanks for the recommendation and hope you're enjoying the sunny weather and...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful and informative city walk with interesting historical details and gems along the way that we would have missed out on if it had not been for Liz. She was the perfect guide; welcoming, full of knowledge and a relly good storyteller. Thank you so...More

Thank Ida L
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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you lovely lady! It was a pleasure showing young Northerners around especially on V's second-only day in NZ. We feel very humbled that people travel so far to visit us here in NZ so we like to look after you! Hope the local knowledge...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Liz was very passionate and knowledgeable about Auckland's history. I've been to Auckland a few times and hadn't seen the back streets and lanes, so found it very interesting and a photographer's paradise. Also good exercise with all the ups and downs. Recommend this tour...More

Thank Phil W
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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thanks so much P, happy we were able to reveal new gems to a frequent Australian visitor. Look forward to seeing some more of your great city scape shots. Appreciated the follow-up email too letting us know you enjoyed the lunch option. Cheers!

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Jose G
12 December 2017|
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Response from liz l | Property representative |
Kia ora Jose, Wow that's news to us. Savvy travelers will read your question and realize that someone with a vested interest is trying to discredit our small tours. You gave ‘free walking’ a glowing review so we're... More
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Flebox
1 July 2017|
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Response from liz l | Property representative |
Hi there, Kia Ora, Our small-group 'Hello Auckland' walking tour is NZD$49 for adults - which includes a ride on the locals bus. Leaves 10am from downtown Queen St, Auckland outside McDonalds. Bookings essential - online... More
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