Day Trips & Excursions

Waiheke Island Exploration and Zipline Day Trip from Auckland

A day of excitement and nature awaits on Waiheke Island, with three zipline flights above the forest, an interpretive walk through native bushland, and a mini-tour of the island. Just a short ferry ride from Auckland, Waiheke Island is an idyllic location for a zipline adventure, with stunning views over the Hauraki Gulf.
3.5 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

The Best of Waiheke: Ziplining, Wine Tasting and Vineyard Lunch

Experience the best of Waiheke on a full-day tour that combines a morning of high-flying zipline adventure with an afternoon sampling the delicious wines and foods of the fertile island. Expert guides lead your zipline adventure and show you how to soar through the air. Afterward, celebrate with lunch and wine tasting at a premium vineyard, followed by two more wine tastings and visits to an olive oil estate and a microbrewery. If you want, take advantage of a complimentary bus pass to explore more of the island after your tour. Small-group tour limited to 12 people whilst ziplining and 35 on the vineyard tour ensures customized attention from your guides.
7.5 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Waiheke Island Wine Tasting Tour from Auckland

Discover why Waiheke Island is renowned for producing some of New Zealand’s most celebrated artisan wines on this premium tour of three vineyards. You’ll sample fine wines at Mudbrick Vineyard, The Goldie Room and Te Whau Vineyard. At one of your tastings, munch on complimentary light appetizers. This small-group tour, limited to 20 people, provides an intimate experience with fellow wine lovers at Waiheke’s finest vineyards.
4.5 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Auckland Seaplane Tour

Enjoy spectacular views of Auckland from the air during a scenic seaplane flight. Fly from Auckland Harbour to Waiheke Island taking in bird's-eye views of Lake Pupuke, Rangitoto Island, Motutapu Island, Motuihe Island and Brown’s Island. You'll also see Auckland's Sky Tower, Auckland Harbour Bridge, volcanic craters, white-sand beaches and historic structures along the Hauraki Gulf and Pacific Ocean. Your 15-minute flight takes off and lands near Wynyard Quarter, conveniently located in the city center.
40 minutes
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Half-Day Waiheke Wine Tour

An enchanting place, Waiheke Island is famous for its spectacular setting in the middle of the beautiful Hauraki Gulf. World-famous for its award winning wines, a playground for anyone from business travelers to families, and a favorite Auckland wedding venue – there is something for everyone here. If you’re in this amazing area, don’t miss out on our Half-Day Wine Tour!
5.5 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Half-Day Premium Waiheke Wine Tour

If you’re looking for a premium wine tour experience on Waiheke Island this is the tour for you. Discover an abundance of beauty on Waiheke Island 'The Island of wine'. This tour is guaranteed to leave you with fond memories that will last a lifetime! Don’t miss out on this wonderfully relaxing wine tour.
5.5 hours
Food, Wine & Nightlife

Full-Day Waiheke Island Food and Wine Tour

Enjoy succulent fresh oysters, award-winning olive oil and other locally-produced specialty foods, accompanied by wines from some of Waiheke Island’s top boutique vineyards.Your guide will provide an entertaining and informative commentary along the way.
5.5 hours
Shore Excursions

Auckland Shore Excursion: Waiheke Island Tour With Zipline Adventure

Experience the excitement of a zipline adventure when your ship docks in Auckland, and take a shore excursion over the water to Waiheke Island. Your day tour includes three zipline flights on Waiheke Island, plus an interpretive walk through native bushland and a mini-tour of the island. Enjoy stunning views over the Hauraki Gulf on the short ferry ride to Waiheke Island from Auckland, and feel your adrenaline soar as you zipline above the forest!
5.5 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Waiheke Island Lunch or Dinner by Seaplane from Auckland

Fly over Auckland and the Hauraki Gulf to Waiheke Island on a scenic seaplane flight that lands at Oneroa, a charming village on Waiheke. During the flight, marvel at spectacular views of landmarks including Auckland Harbour Bridge, Sky Tower, the Rangitoto volcano and Motutapu Island as you listen to informative commentary from your expert pilot. On Waiheke, enjoy a sumptuous meal at the Oyster Inn, a renowned restaurant in Oneroa, then return to Auckland at your leisure by ferry. This memorable tour includes scenic flight, ferry ticket, transfers and 3-course meal with a glass of sparkling wine.
4 hours
Outdoor Activities

Waiheke Island Bike Tour Including Ziplining from Auckland

Experience a day to remember on Waiheke Island with this adventure tour that includes a guided bike ride through beautiful local parks and beaches, a delicious picnic lunch and ziplining! This tour starts just 5-mins from the ferry terminal. Your guide will accompany you and provide you with insight to the destination throughout. Price includes private guide, bike hire, return ferry tickets, ziplining, picnic lunch, bottled water. Reasonable fitness required.
8 hours