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  4. Rangitoto Island

From Auckland: Rangitoto Island Tour by 4WD Train

Product ID: 105628
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Cross the Hauraki Gulf by ferry and get back to nature on Rangitoto Island. Take a guided tour by 4WD road-train and learn about the unique ecosystem of the volcanic island.
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Duration: 4.5 hours
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  • Get panoramic views of Auckland from Rangitoto Island
  • Explore the largest volcano of the Auckland volcanic field by 4WD road-train
  • Cross the beautiful Hauraki Gulf by ferry
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Catch the ferry to Rangitoto Island from downtown Auckland and take a guided tour through the rugged terrain by 4WD road-train on arrival. Learn more about the volcanic island and its fiery history as you listen to a fascinating commentary provided by the knowledgeable guides.

Pass under the hand-carved waharoa (gateway) to meet your ranger guide on landing, and then journey through amazing lava fields and native bush as your guide talks about the history and geology of the island. Arrive at the summit base, and then take a short hike to the top using the wooden boardwalk and steps.

Get panoramic views of Auckland and the Hauraki Gulf from the top of the island. Then, ride back to the harbor in time to catch your return ferry to Auckland. 

  • Return ferry from Auckland CBD or Devonport to Rangitoto Island
  • Guided tour of Rangitoto Island

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Meeting point

Downtown Ferry Terminal, Auckland.

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Fullers Group

Product ID: 105628