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Tiritiri Matangi Island Day Trip from Auckland

Product ID: 131070
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Visit Tiritiri Matangi island on a day trip from Auckland to be serenaded by birdsong. Enjoy a ferry ride and explore the island at your leisure.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Vouchers must be exchanged for tickets.
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Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a round-trip cruise between Auckland city and Tiritiri Matangi
  • Learn about the island's wildlife, revegetation and history
  • Discover the best spots to see native birds and learn to identify their calls
Full description
Book your ticket to Tiritiri Matangi Island, a wildlife sanctuary for New Zealand’s native birds and an important conservation project. Visitor numbers are limited in order to protect the island’s wildlife.

Begin this 8-hour excursion in Auckland city with a 75-minute ferry ride across the Hauraki Gulf to the island preserve. Explore the island at your leisure, walking along the trails and enjoying the coastline after a ranger orientation.

Enjoy informative displays at the visitor center and a complimentary cup of coffee or tea during your visit. See the lighthouse, and in warmer months, head to Hobbs beach for a swim before the return ferry ride to Auckland.
  • Round-trip ferry tickets to Tiritiri Matangi
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Auckland Wharf ticket office, Pier 4, 99 Quay Street, Auckland, New Zealand

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Important information
Know before you go
• This is a full-day activity due to the ferry timetable and travel time to the island from downtown Auckland
• Bring a light rain jacket and warm layers as temperatures can change quickly, regardless of the season
• This is perfect for children 5 years and over, with easy walking tracks and plenty of opportunities to view wildlife
• There are no food outlets on the island, so please bring your own food and water
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Overall rating
4.7 / 5
based on 15 reviews
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Fullers Group

Product ID: 131070