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Aucky Walky

| Corner of Queen & Galway Street, downtown, outside McDonald's, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 21 378 267
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Auckland Sights and Bites Small-Group Walking Tour
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US$35.35*
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Auckland Lanes and Hidden Gems Walking Tour
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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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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 3 weeks ago

This is my second tour with Aucky Walky, another brilliant experience. Learnt even more about the beautiful city of Auckland. The bites to eat at the end were a great sample of New Zealand cuisine. Whichever tour your choose you will have a great time...More

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

It was a pleasure to show you around on our Sights and Bites tour and thank you for recommending us to your visitors. Glad you enjoyed the delicious seafood tapas - which we struggled to finish! And what about that view from our waterside table?...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A fun informative walk around the city waterfront. Even though born and bred in Auckland and regularly go into this area Liz showed us things I had never seen before with great stories, beautiful little song and fantastic waterfront fish platter washed down with a...More

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

Really glad you enjoyed it especially as an Aucklander familiar with the city. Just goes to show you can live in a place a long time and still discover its delightful nooks and crannies. It was a lovely afternoon so thank you for walking this...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a fab little tour. I've been living in Auckland for over 40 years but I still found out a few more things about our beautiful little city. We couldn't have asked for better weather that morning. I don't think we've had sun like that...More

Thank LoveToTravelPT
Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, it was great showing a local around and seeing your delight at new sights and eateries as we wandered the laneways. Plus hearing your recollections of growing up in the city we both love! Hope our paths cross again soon. Kia...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Went to Auckland for a quick business trip, I booked the tour the day before I went. I checked that Auckland would be quite rainy on that day but the tour had me at the "Hidden Gem" :) and it really was! I met Liz...More

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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Well thank you for your thorough and positive review! You were our hidden gem and an absolute delight to show around. It was so interesting learning about your culture, the ups and downs of the aviation business and impressions of NZ. Well done for exploring...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

What a fun day! Liz was a fantastically vibrant and knowledgable tour guide who was considerate to the needs of our group. Aucky Walky was a fantastic choice for a birthday celebration and the experience was thoroughly enjoyable. I would highly recommend!More

Thank grolyat
Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thanks so much for your review. Must have felt a tad crazy braving the cold and possible hail on a city walking tour but your group was up for it! It was delightful sharing the sights on foot and chatting as we walked. Such an...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Liz was a fantastic guide around the laneways of Auckland, my hometown. Was shown many great places to eat and visit but what I really appreciated was learning more about the landmarks and locations that I've seen many-a-time. Thanks for inspiring me to get out...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thanks for your feedback, your group was so much fun and it was a pleasure showing interested locals around on their own private tour. Glad you enjoyed it and hope the lunch spot was awesome too.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

The best way to get to know a place is to walk it. Aucky Walky does exactly that. It gives a unique first walking introduction to the city, offering numerous very useful hints and pointers on how a visitor can further enjoy their stay in...More

Thank work869
Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you so much for our first-ever review from Belgium! It was a delight showing you both around and hearing impressions of NZ from your extensive travels. Who knew that our architecture is both fresh and quirky? Or that the best seafood is found in...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This was an awesome tour and a really great morning out! Liz was fun, informative and extremely passionate about Auckland and what cool things it has to offer! Her knowledge was amazing and we learnt so much about the history of Auckland as well as...More

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Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Thanks and so glad you enjoyed your tour. Almost lost you to the laneways with your enthusiastic wandering! Hope those Macaroons from Milse lasted the weekend - that looked to be a highlight too. All the best with your adventures in the Coromandel.

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Whether you have a few hours or a few days in Auckland this is a must do. Liz is a fun guide and feels like an old friend showing her favourite parts of the city to her overseas and out of town visitors. You were...More

Thank Claire P
Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for your lovely feedback and for recommending us to your visitors. Gosh entertaining! Had better work on my jazz and tap routine for the next act! Auckland is like a theatre of the streets and as guides we are merely props on its glorious...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

This was a great walking tour through the lane ways, a couple of the inner city parks in Auckland and even including a short ride on a public bus. Liz our guide was fun, knowledgeable and entertaining bringing Auckland to life - the two hours...More

Thank Alison E
Local_Lizl, Owner at Aucky Walky, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for your review, glad you enjoyed it and hope you got to check out the cafe recommendations with hubby on your next visit! Cheers.

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Response from Local_Lizl | 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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