Within 30 minutes of Auckland Airport and the city, West Auckland offers visitors a diverse eco tourism and travel experience from the breathtaking natural beauty and dramatic black sand beaches of the Waitakere Ranges to the wine districts of Henderson and the Kumeu Valley.
Explore the many rainforest trails, peaceful seaside bays of Auckland’s Manukau Harbour or the wild surf beaches of Piha and Karekare, location of ‘The Piano’.
Enjoy wine tasting or lunch at a West Auckland winery, cafe or restaurant.
Visit art galleries or for a shopping experience visit village boutiques or be spoiled for choice in the West Auckland shopping centres of New Lynn, Henderson and Westgate.
West Auckland accommodation choices include bed & breakfasts, self contained cottages, holiday rental apartments, baches, motels and boutique lodges.
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4 Wheel Motor Bike Adventures to get the city out of your system ... Blow out the cobwebs and have a blast!
Your exclusive rainforest retreat... Escape to the peace and quiet of a clean, green haven surrounded by pure New Zealand native forest. Feel the difference.
Situated in the Awa Valley, the vineyard enjoys a unique climate which offers the ideal conditions for growing Merlot, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes.
Proudly family owned and operated since 1916. Using this near century of winemaking
experience, the Babich Family produce great wines from NZ’s finest wine regions.
3 fully self contained cottages/apartment. Wellness therapies, adventures, lake and sea swimming, surfing lessons, walks, games, 2 hot tubs etc.
Bush and Beach is Auckland’s multi award winning, internationally renowned, premier small-group eco-tour company.
Escape Auckland city! All-inclusive countryside sightseeing tours and attractions, and our Auckland sheep farm. We'll make your time in Auckland very special!
Café. Gallery. Crystal Mine Museum. Theme Park. Euro Bungy. Miniature Farm. Panning for Crystals... and more! A peaceful oasis just 20 km from Auckland C.B.D