Auckland Explorer Bus is best way to see all that Auckland has to offer! This pass includes fast track entry to Kelly Tarlton's Sealife Aquarium and the Sky tower observation deck for stunning views over the city. Use your pass to sightsee Auckland on two different tour routes and explore the historic suburb of Devonport with a complementary return ferry ride from downtown. Each tour route takes approximately 1hr to complete and you can hop on and hop off as many times as you wish within a 24hr period.
Auckland is consistently ranked as one of the 10 most liveable cities in the world and Explorer Bus will take you on a journey of discovery through tree lined streets, picturesque beaches and the fashionable shopping districts of New Zealand's largest city. Modern, glass roof, airconditioned double decker bus departs every 15 minutes* in summer and visit Auckland Museum, Sky City, Parnell Village, Kelly Tarlton's Sealife Aquarium , Auckland waterfront, Mount Eden, St Lukes Shopping Mall, Auckland Zoo an many more must see attractions. The first Explorer Bus departs from the Waterfront stop at 9am, with last bus returning 5pm. This great value hop on hop off combo pass includes entry to Kelly Tarlton's where to you will see over 30 live animal exhibits in spectacular habitat displays, including the world's largest Antarctic penguin colony exhibit and amazing underwater viewing tunnels. The fantastic Animal Adventures offer unique and thrilling 'up close' underwater encounters with huge sharks, including the all new Shark Cage experience. You can also head out onto the ice to get up close to our amazing penguins with Penguin Passport! Then take a trip up the Sky Tower, New Zealand's tallest man-made structure, and enjoy stunning 360 degree views over the city. At the top of this iconic 328 metre-high tower you'll find three observation decks, two restaurants, and a cafe. With views up to 80kms (almost 50 miles) in every direction, it's the perfect way to get your bearings in Auckland. An entertaining commentary is available throughout the Explorer Bus tour in English with translated information sheets available in French, Korean, Japanese, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Portuguese and German.