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Discover the best of Auckland at your own pace with a hop-on hop-off bus tour.
About this activity
Duration 24 - 48 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, Chinese, French, German, Japanese
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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  • Climb aboard the only open top double decker buses in Auckland
  • Enjoy fantastic views and discover the city's highlights
  • Delight in entertaining live commentary from your driver
Full description
Explore everything the city of Auckland has to offer at your leisure with this hop on/hop off tour.

Climb aboard one of the unique red buses and discover Auckland's must-see attractions across two tour routes with a 24 or 48-hour ticket. Enjoy commentary delivered live by your driver in English or tune into the helpful multi-lingual audio commentary.

Highlights of the central route include: SKYCITY, Viaduct Harbour, Bastion Point, Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium, Parnell/Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland Museum, Auckland Domain, Albert Park/Auckland Art Gallery. 

Highlights of the western route include: SKYCITY, Westfield St Lukes Mall, Auckland Zoo, Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT), Western Springs, Ponsonby, Harbour Bridge (no Stop, drive by only), Wynyard Quarter (no stop, drive by only).
  • 24 or 48-hour ticket, depending on option booked
  • Live English commentary from your driver
  • Multi-lingual audio commentaries (headphones provided)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

SkyCity Auckland, Victoria Street, Auckland, New Zealand

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Important information
Know before you go
• Tours operate daily between 9 am and 4 pm depending on the route, except on Christmas Day
• Bus frequency is approximately every 30-60 minutes depending on the season and may vary due to traffic or other issues
• Buses on the central route are open-top double-deckers, on the western route are intimate and comfortable single level coaches
• It is recommended that you wear sensible footwear and bring a warm jacket