Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city, is poised between two large harbours and dotted with extinct volcanic cones. The region is a fusion of four cities: Auckland, Manukau, North Shore and Waitakere, with cultural elements and influences that span from Polynesia and Asia to Europe. While Auckland acts as a gateway to New Zealand, it is also a destination in its own right. Visitors can explore the islands of the Hauraki Gulf by ferry or charter boat, visit the forest tracks of the Waitakere Ranges, follow wine trails and enjoy the relaxing lifestyle of urban life by the sea.
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Sailing on Auckland Harbour
No experience is necessary to participate as crew on an America's Cup yacht and to feel the thrill of sailing around the beautiful Waitemata Harbour on an authentic course layout. For a gentler experience, enjoy an introductory cruise to see the harbour's highlights while receiving full and informative commentary.
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