Auckland Day Tours and Activities

Bordered by the Pacific Ocean, Tasman Sea and a backdrop of volcanic cones and farmland, Auckland easily ranks as one of the world's most geographically blessed cities. These landscapes give rise to plenty of outdoor adventure, from surfing to hiking. As the largest urban area in the country, it's the best place to get a handle on the modern face of New Zealand. And as you'd expect, it's home to a great offering of art galleries, museums, restaurants and theatres. Cover the best of the city with our range of day tours and activities, ready to book online today.

Next Departures - Auckland Day Tours and Excursions

ExcursionDurationNext DepartureFrom USD
Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set Day Trip 11 hours 23 Nov 2017 USD $234.95
Auckland Hop-on Hop-off Tour Varies 22 Nov 2017 USD $34.86
Auckland City Highlights Tour 3 hours 22 Nov 2017 USD $44.62
Rangitoto Island Tour from Auckland 3 hours 30 minutes 23 Nov 2017 USD $47.41
Tiritiri Matangi Island Day Trip with Optional Guided Walk 8 hours 22 Nov 2017 USD $52.29

Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton Movie Set Day Trip

11 hours
FROM USD $234.95

Be entranced by the twinkling glow worms of the Waitomo Caves before losing yourself in the magic of...

Auckland Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Varies
FROM USD $34.86

Explore the vibrant city of Auckland with the flexible hop-on hop-off bus with stops at major...

Food and Wine-Tasting Tour of Waiheke Island

5 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $104.58

Travel by ferry to scenic Waiheke Island for a 4-hour food and wine tour visiting local vineyards to...

Waitomo Caves and Rotorua Day Trip from Auckland

13 hours
FROM USD $227.98

Admire the twinkling glow worms and impressive stalactites of the Waitomo Caves and see Rotorua’s...

Full-Day Hobbiton Tour from Auckland

1 day
FROM USD $138.74

Visit the home of Bilbo Baggins and enjoy a drink at the Green Dragon Inn on this full-day tour of...

Lord of the Rings & Hobbiton Movie Set Tour

8 hours
FROM USD $205.67

Enter the magical world of ‘the Shire’ and see where The Lord of the Rings trilogy was filmed on...

Tiritiri Matangi Island Day Trip with Optional Guided Walk

8 hours
FROM USD $52.29

Discover some of New Zealand’s most rare and endangered bird species on this excursion to the...

Auckland Dolphin and Whale Watching Cruise

4 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $125.49

Go in search of the marine animals that frequent the picturesque Hauraki Gulf on this half-day whale...

Auckland Harbour Dinner Cruise

2 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $97.61

Cruise Auckland’s Waitemata Harbour and enjoy stunning views of the city’s skyline including the...

Bay of Islands Day Tour from Auckland

12 hours
FROM USD $164.54

Discover the historic sites of Waitangi and Russell on this full-day trip of the Bay of Islands with...

Waitakere Ranges Wilderness Experience Eco-Tour

5 hours
FROM USD $108.06

Head out of Auckland and visit the Waitakere Ranges on this afternoon eco-tour with time at the...

Waiheke Island Exploration and Zipline Day Trip

3 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $82.97

Depart Auckland for a day of excitement with three zipline flights above the forest of Waiheke...

The Best of Waiheke with Vineyard Lunch

7 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $187.54

Experience the best of Waiheke with a morning of thrilling zipline adventure followed by an...

Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves

11 hours
FROM USD $208.46

Visit two of New Zealand’s most popular attractions on this day trip from Auckland that includes...

Small-Group Coromandel Peninsula Day Trip

12 hours
FROM USD $264.93

Discover the stunning landscapes of the Coromandel Peninsula on this small-group day trip from...

Wild West Coast Photo and Discovery Tour

8 hours
FROM USD $170.81

Explore ancient Kauri forest and black sand beaches on this full-day small-group guided tour from...

Full-Day Auckland Scenic Tour

8 hours
FROM USD $90.63

Discover the top attractions of Auckland on this full-day scenic tour, including Tamaki Drive,...

Auckland City Highlights Tour

3 hours
FROM USD $44.62

Take in the highlights of Auckland including Viaduct Harbour and Parnell village on this half-day...

Rangitoto Island Tour from Auckland

3 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $47.41

Travel by ferry to the volcanic island of Rangitoto for its incredible lava fields and a 4x4 drive...

Adventure Day Trip to West Coast Beaches

6 hours
FROM USD $110.85

Head to the Waitakere ranges for a day of adventure on this flexible small-group tour that includes...

Auckland Insider Food Tour with Local Expert

4 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $128.98

Visit the foodie spots of Auckland and sample the city’s freshest produce, wine and seafood on...

Auckland City Highlights Tour with Harbour Cruise

5 hours
FROM USD $106.67

Travel around Auckland by coach and boat to discover the city’s top sites of interest on this...

Auckland Maori Tour and Cultural Performance

8 hours
FROM USD $240.53

Immerse yourself in Maori culture on this tour of the Tamaki Makaurau region accompanied by a...

Half-Day Volcano Tour from Auckland

5 hours
FROM USD $55.77

Explore Auckland’s unique volcanic geology and rich Maori history on this half-day guided tour to...

Piha and Karekare Rainforest Wine Tour

7 hours 30 minutes
FROM USD $170.81

Admire panoramic rainforest views, sample delicious wines and discover beaches and waterfalls on...

Auckland Harbour Bridge Climb

Allow 2 hours
FROM USD $90.63

Climb from the base of Auckland’s Harbour Bridge to the summit by specially engineered catwalks...

Auckland Craft Beer Walking Tour

3 hours
FROM USD $87.15

Discover the delicious craft brews of Auckland on this 3-hour guided walking tour visiting...

Auckland Waterfront Guided Bike Tour

3 hours
FROM USD $89.94

Enjoy a leisurely bike tour of Auckland’s waterfront and admire the golden-sand beaches and...

Cape Brett Hole in the Rock Cruise from Auckland

10 hours
FROM USD $207.06

Enjoy the spectacular rural and coastal scenery as you travel by catamaran to the Bay of Islands...

Auckland Helicopter Tour

Varies
FROM USD $103.88

See the landmarks and coastal attractions of Auckland with a bird’s eye view on this exciting...

Auckland Harbour Sailing Experience

90 minutes
FROM USD $69.02

Sit back, relax and soak up the beautiful views of Waitemata Harbour on this yacht cruise excursion...

Coast and Rainforest Walk Eco-Tour

7 hours
FROM USD $170.81

Explore Auckland’s largest regional park on this eco-tour of the Waitakere Ranges and admire the...

New Zealand Day Tours and Excursions

Get out and explore mountains, fiords and lakes, step into a real life Hobbit movie or taste some of New Zealand's finest wines.