Whether you’re an animal lover wanting to visit Auckland Zoo, a thrill seeker keen to explore the heights of the Sky Tower, or hunting for Auckland’s best shopping spots, you can explore the city 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. Each route takes approximately 1-hour to complete and you can hop on or off as many times as you like. Enjoy commentary delivered live by your driver in English or tune into the helpful multi-lingual audio commentary on our Central Tour.Nestled between two harbours, it’s clear to see how ‘The City of Sails’ earned its nickname! Breath in the sweet salty smell of sea air as you take in the views from the open top of a unique red open-top double-decker bus on the Central route.
What You'll Get
Discover the best of Auckland at your own pace and enjoy entertaining live commentary your friendly driver on a hop on hop off bus tour. Start your tour at any of the stops listed below and hop on and off the bus to explore each location throughout the day.
Central Route (Red Line): SKYCITY, Viaduct Harbour, Bastion Point, Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium, Parnell/Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland Museum, Auckland Domain/Wintergardens, Albert Park/Auckland Art Gallery.
Western Route (Blue Line): SKYCITY, Eden Park, 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).
48 Hour Combo Pass includes Free Skytower Entry!
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Multilingual Commentary available in some languages on Central Tour
- Hop-on hop-off tour
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
Central City Departures from Outside SKYCITY Auckland.
Central Tour - Departure Times First Bus Departs Sky City - Stop 1 - 9:00am. Last Bus Departs Sky City - Stop 1 - 4:00pm. Central Tour - Bus Frequency Summer (1 Nov – 30 Apr): every 30 minutes. Winter (1 May – 31 Oct): every 60 minutes Western Tour - Departure Times Summer First Bus Departs Sky City - Stop 1 - 9:15am. Last Bus Departs Sky City - Stop 1 - 3:45pm. Western Tour - Departure Times Winter First Bus Departs Sky City - Stop 1 - 9:30am. Last Bus Departs Sky City - Stop 1 - 3:30pm. Western Tour - Bus Frequency Summer (1 Nov – 30 Apr): every 60 minutes. Winter (1 May – 31 Oct): every 60 minutes
1 to 2 days
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The Fine Print
7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.