3 days in Auckland & New Plymouth Itinerary

3 days in Auckland & New Plymouth Itinerary

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Auckland
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New Plymouth
— 1 night

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Auckland

Auckland ©
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Muriwai Gannet Colony and then brush up on your military savvy at Auckland Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to SkyTower, kick back and relax at Mission Bay Beach, and then stroll through St. Helier's Bay.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Auckland holiday maker tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Auckland. December in Auckland sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to New Plymouth.

Things to do in Auckland

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Muriwai Gannet Colony
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Muriwai Gannet Colony ©
Muriwai Gannet Colony
Mission Bay Beach ©
Mission Bay Beach
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum

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New Plymouth

New Plymouth ©
Where other cities run, New Plymouth prefers to stroll.
On the 23rd (Mon), stroll through Back Beach, don't miss a visit to Port Taranaki Walkway, and then meet the residents at Brooklands Zoo.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read New Plymouth route builder tool.

Getting from Auckland to New Plymouth by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Plymouth

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches
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Brooklands Zoo ©
Brooklands Zoo
Port Taranaki Walkway ©
Port Taranaki Walkway

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