Great Barrier Island

Highly recommended
Although connected to Auckland by a fleet of airplanes and ferries, Great Barrier Island, far off in the Hauraki Gulf, has lost none of its rugged beauty. Modern comforts are unknown here. Its pristine beaches and unique wildlife more than make up for it.

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Nearby tourist attractions

Piha
Piha
Untamed nature takes over in the
30 minutes
Auckland War Memorial Museum
Auckland War Memorial Museum
The Auckland War Memorial Museum,
90 minutes
Henderson Valley
Henderson Valley
Henderson Valley is one of the country's
240 minutes
One Tree Hill
One Tree Hill
As its name indicates this extinct
15 minutes
Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium
Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium
Kelly Tarlton's Seal Life Aquarium is
90 minutes
Sky Tower
Sky Tower
The Sky Tower (328m), the highest
30 minutes
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Piha
Piha
Untamed nature takes over in the
30 minutes
Henderson Valley
Henderson Valley
Henderson Valley is one of the country's
240 minutes
One Tree Hill
One Tree Hill
As its name indicates this extinct
15 minutes
See all