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Ferry Building 99 Quay Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010 New Zealand
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Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves Day Trip from Auckland
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Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves Day Trip from Auckland

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Visit two of New Zealand’s top attractions on a combo trip from Auckland. Explore the Shire’s hobbit holes and get a drink at the Green Dragon Inn on a Hobbiton Movie Set tour—a favorite for 'Lord of the Rings' fans—and then listen to Maori legends on a boat ride through the mesmerizing Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Along the way, pass through some of the North Island’s most gorgeous landscapes.
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Cliff J wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom1,869 contributions133 helpful votes
The Ferry Building on the water front is an iconic building and contains several restaurants and cafes overlooking the ferry terminal where you can book tickets. Plenty of seating to just sit and eat an ice-cream while watching the ferries come and go. There is a lot of road/building work by the front of the building at the moment, so not very photogenic from that side!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Christina C wrote a review Jan 2020
Coquitlam, Canada6,315 contributions788 helpful votes
The ferry building is in the Auckland Central Business District on the Auckland waterfront that you cannot miss. From the cruise ship we can see this elegant brown sandstone, brick and granite building with a clock tower clearly. After we disembarked, we spent time to explore this building. The lower level of the terminal was very busy, containing shops and cafes. After 100 years it is still looking its best to serve the locals and tourists.  Happy Travelling! 
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Date of experience: March 2019
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A1Nomadic wrote a review Dec 2019
88 contributions34 helpful votes
This is a nice looking historic building on the waterfront. There are plenty of tour offices, ferry ticketing and tourist information at or near the building. The gelato place was worth mentioning. We were there late Nov and there was road restrictions all over the place, due to a mass transit construction ( I think) and it was a mess. If you walk further down you will see some upscale restaurants worth visiting, right by the tourist info office.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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stevelotte wrote a review Dec 2019
Montville, New Jersey454 contributions94 helpful votes
We enjoyed exploring the restaurants and boutiques in the building. Found some very good gelato to enjoy after dinner.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Tom Q wrote a review Nov 2019
Auckland, New Zealand332 contributions27 helpful votes
Ferry Building, was still fully functional, but a little bit mass surrounded. Will be ok if you just take a view to the north.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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