New Zealand - Auckland4 days & 3 nights, Spotlight Journey
Custom Adventures with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys
From the cultural capitals of Europe and the historic Middle East to the islands of the Indian Ocean and the forests of the great Amazon, explore the highlights of the world at your own pace with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys. Designed by our Destination Experts, these single-destination short itineraries make it easy to extend your Private Journey with a few extra nights in a world-class destination. Alternatively, you can combine several Spotlight Journeys to create a unique adventure that's perfect for you.
Embark on an in-depth exploration of New Zealand's largest city. Travel up the slopes of Mount Eden for unsurpassed views of the cityscape before descending to visit its oldest park, the vibrant waterfront and a chic shopping district. Then, head out on the water for the unforgettable experience of sailing aboard an ex-America's Cup yacht.
Day 1Arrive Auckland
Upon arrival in Auckland, meet your guide who will accompany you to your hotel.Hotel Debrett - 3 Nights
Explore the highlights of Auckland, including Mount Eden, a dormant volcano offering unparalleled views of the city and harbors. Continue onto Auckland Domain, the city's oldest park. Indulge in some retail therapy in the hip Parnell Village with its historical buildings transformed into boutiques and antique shops. Stroll the scenic waterfront Tamaki Drive before returning to the city center. Enjoy some time on your own for lunch before returning to the hotel.Hotel Debrett (B)
After a morning at leisure, enjoy a stroll to nearby Viaduct Harbor for a sailing excursion aboard an ex-America's Cup yacht for a unique opportunity to experience sailing an authentic grand prix racer. Meet your professional crew, sit back and enjoy the action! Afterward, return to the hotel where the rest of the day is at leisure.Hotel Debrett (B)
Day 4Depart Auckland
Transfer to the airport in time for your onward flight.(B)