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  1. New Zealand
  2. Auckland (Region)
  3. Auckland
  4. Auckland Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira

Auckland: Hop-On Hop-Off Explorer Bus Ticket

Product ID: 24475
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Tour Auckland at your own pace and jump on and off as often as you please with a 24- or 48-hour ticket, complete with English commentary. See all the important city-wide attractions, including the Auckland Museum and Skytower, as you listen to commentary.
About this activity
Valid 24 hours
(from first activation)
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Spanish, Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • See 14 of Auckland's biggest attractions with a 24- or 48-hour hop-on hop-off bus pass
  • Get views of the Hauraki Gulf and Waitemata Harbour from Bastion Point Lookout
  • Travel through an amazing underwater world on a moving walkway at Kelly Tarltons
  • Enjoy the blooms at Parnell Rose Gardens
  • Explore the Holy Trinity Cathedral
  • See Maori cultural performances at Auckland Museum
  • Walk around Parnell Village, Auckland's oldest neighborhood
  • Go to the Auckland Art Gallery, New Zealand's largest, with more than 15,000 local and international art works
  • Get stunning views of Waitemata Harbour from the Mount Eden volcano
  • Explore the city in air-conditioned comfort
Full description
Take your time exploring Auckland with a 24- or 48-hour ticket for a hop-on and hop-off bus ride around the city and to its major attractions. On board, you will learn about the history of Auckland, with full English commentary. You can stay on board for the entire 1-hour loop on both the Red and the Blue Route which are included in your ticket. Free return Devonport ferry included.

Red Circle Route: 
Philips Corner/Princes Wharf
Bastion Point Lookout
Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium
Parnell Rose Gardens
Holy Trinity Cathedral
Auckland Museum
Parnell Village
Civic Theater Corner
Auckland Art Gallery 
Sky City and Sky Tower

Blue Circle Route: 
Winter Gardens
Eden Gardens
Mt Eden
St Lukes Westfield Shopping Center
Auckland Zoo 
Museum of Transport and Technology
  • 24- or 48-hour bus pass, depending on the option booked
  • Discounts to most attractions
  • Great commentary
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees to attractions
  • Hotel pick-up

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Meeting point

 Bus stops are at Civic Theatre (Wellesley St.), Sky City (Victoria St.) and Philips Corner/Princes Wharf

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Important information
Know before you go
• The length of the tour is up to you, it can be as short as a 1-hour sightseeing tour or an all-day activity
• Buses run every 20 minutes between April 1 and April 30, every 30 minutes between May 01 and November 30
• Single and double decker buses operate 365 days a year
• Please note that some attractions may be closed on public holidays such as Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Easter
• Children under 5 years old travel free
• Only the main double-decker buses on Red Loop are wheelchair accessible, Blue Loop buses not wheelchair accessible
• Free return Devonport ferry included
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