Hauraki Gulf, Auckland

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  • Address: Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand, Auckland
  • Time Required: 09:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Island, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Nature
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About Hauraki Gulf, Auckland

The Hauraki Gulf (Tikapa Moana) consists of the Motutapu Island, Ponui Island, Waiheke Island, TiritiriMatangi, The dome of Rangitoto Island, The Browns Island, Motuihe Island, Pakihi Island, Pakatoa Island, Rakino Island and The Rotoroa Island. Most ferry rides take you to the historic Motuihe island to see the beautiful beaches and explore the many walkways that embrace historic ruins.

The beach was a Quarantine sections during the 1870’s and a war camp during the early 20th century. Today, history is part of its modern vacation attractions and is a major highlight of the country.

Hauraki Gulf Ticket Prices

  • For prices of Ferry rides and tours, visit the official website.

Hauraki Gulf Opening and Closing Hours

  • Recommended time of arrival is 8:00am to 10:00am.
  • For timings of Ferry rides and tours, visit the official website.

How To reach Hauraki Gulf by Public Transport

  • By Ferry: Ferry Terminal - Pier 3 A-B
  • Local Ferry tours can be booked online.

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Hauraki Gulf, Auckland Reviews

  • Wow fishing is great out here! We are so lucky in Auckland to have such wonderful fishing spots and great ocean filled with lovely beaches and islands on our doorstep!

  • The water play ground of Auckland. Great fishing and sailing as well as many many safe anchorages. Spectacular views and snorkeling around the islands

  • Love the gulf. Whenever I see her I know im close to home

  • A booties paradise. Waiheke Island the best in the world. It's got everything!

  • Protected by Coromandel, anyone can have fun anywhere in the gulf 😉

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