Lost in Auckland
Auckland is a wonderful place with beautiful beaches, charming trails and many fascinating islands. The simple culture of Polynesia, along with wine, food and a shopping heaven make Auckland a famous tourist city in the world.
We highly recommend you to hire cars to ease exploring this diversified and spacious city, and find something entertaining for everyone.
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Stop A : Sky TowerIt’s the tallest building in southern hemisphere, even taller than the Eiffel Tower, which takes you to the top observation deck within 40s by its transparent elevators.
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Stop B : Queen StreetIt’s the city's traditional "golden district", containing hand-made woolen robes, Maori carvings, emeralds, ornaments, shell jewelry, and fur coats made of opossum skins.
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Stop C : Auckland War Memorial Museum (Auckland Museum)Located in the heart of the Central Park, it houses the world’s largest collection of the Maori and Pacific Islander. Don’t miss the discovery center for kids as well.
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Stop D : Mount EdenLocated in the south of Auckland’s city center, the Maori called it the "Para" fortress, as the view from the observation platform resembles a crater of an inverted cone.
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Stop E : One tree hillIs there only one tree on the mountain? Well, as a matter of fact, you will find a panoramic view of Auckland city, the bay and a cone of the famous dead volcano.