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Half Day Wilderness Experience

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Escape from the hustle and bustle of the city for the afternoon and explore the unique rainforest and stunning black sand beaches just 30 minutes from Downtown Auckland on this half-day eco-tour. Enjoy breath-taking panoramic views, experience black sand surf beaches and discover the fascinating natural history of this area with a knowledgeable guide in a small group environment. Escape from the hustle and bustle of the city for the afternoon and explore the unique rainforest and stunning black sand beaches just 30 minutes from Downtown Auckland on this half-day eco-tour. Enjoy breath-taking panoramic views, experience black sand surf beaches and discover the fascinating natural history of this area with a knowledgeable guide in a small group environment.Highlights- Admire magnificent traditional Maori carvings at the Arataki Visitor Centre - Learn about the flora and fauna of the rainforest - Take in the awe-inspiring views over the coastline Discover the fascinating beauty of Auckland as you never imagined as you head straight for the Arataki Visitor Information Centre, within Auckland's largest regional nature reserve, Waitakere Ranges Regional Park. Admire the breath-taking panoramic views down over the Tasman Sea and the Pacific Ocean as you learn about the area’s fascinating history. Don’t miss the magnificent Maori carvings that stand guard there and have passed the test of time. From here continue westwards, heading for New Zealand's wild and rugged West Coast. In the company of your experienced local guide you’ll go for a walk through a well-preserved area of Auckland's coastal rainforest as you learn all about the local flora and fauna. Stop to admire the giant tree ferns growing alongside picturesque streams in this regenerating rainforest. You’ll also get to visit a magnificently secluded West Coast beach where you walk along the iconic black sands and enjoy the bracing ocean breeze. Redeem informationVoucher type: Not neededVoucherless. You don’t need to bring any voucher (digital or printed)!LocationStart point: Pick-up available from selected hotels in city centre of Auckland. End point: Same as the starting pointScheduleOpening dates12:30 - 17:30Duration: 5 HoursGuide optionsGuide type: GuideRequirementsNot accessible for wheelchairs. RecommendationsPlease wear comfortable shoes. Please bring a bottle of water.
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