Motuihe Island

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  • Address: Motuihe Island, near Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 06:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Island, Family And Kids

Just 16 kilometres away from Auckland’s city centre, the Motuihe Island offers sheltered moorings, camping areas and a summer kiosk selling ice creams! A must visit for the outdoorsy types, the island has pristine white beaches and one can also sign up for guided tours. There are walking tracks around the island where one can spot endangered birds.  

  • Ferry tickets cost approximately $28 per person. 

  • Ferry Timings: Ferries usually leave Auckland City Pier by 9.15 a.m. and from Motuihe Island by 4.30 p.m. 

  • Ferries from Auckland City Pier and Devonport.
  • Auckland Water Taxi
  • Auckland Sea Shuttle

  • Carrying snacks with you is recommended.

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  • Motuihe Island Address: Motuihe Island, near Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Motuihe Island Timing: 24-hrs
  • Motuihe Island Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Motuihe Island: 06:00 Hrs
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  • 29.34% of people who visit Auckland include Motuihe Island in their plan

  • 59.26% of people start their Motuihe Island visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 6 Hrs to see Motuihe Island

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Motuihe Island

People normally club together Rainbow's End and Devonport while planning their visit to Motuihe Island.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Amazing beautiful bay. Is so close to Auckland. Great place to get to hang out with family and friends. Great walks and great bays for a swim. Beautiful white sandy beaches all around the island. Snapper bay is magical and clam for Anchorage.

  • Beautiful and unspoilt. Nice beaches. Ocean side gorgeous for families.

  • Loved the replanting and plan to revisit it soon.

  • Great spot well maintained very helpful D O C ranger safe Anchorage with facilities couldn't believe how close it was to Auckland we will be back

  • Beautiful scenery

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