Great views of Auckland can be seen from Sky Tower and from Mt Eden - 1 of the 50 extinct volcanoes! You can catch a ferry from Viaduct Harbour in the CBD across to Devonport and walk to the top of Mt Victoria to see why Auckland is called the "City of Sails". You can also see Rangitoto Island which is the largest and newest volcanic island in Auckland at only 600 years old. Other places of interest include Mission Bay, Auckland Museum (located in the Domain city gardens), Parnell Rose Garden, Auckland Zoo, Kelly Tarltons Underwater World and Howick Historical Village. Nature lovers will enjoy the Auckland Botanic Gardens, Hunua Ranges, Waiheke Island, Waitakere Ranges Regional Park, Mt Eden Gardens, Wrights Watergardens and Long Bay. Cultural events include the Pasifika Festival, Farmers Parade, Ellerslie International Flower Show, Chinese New Year Lantern Festival and the Indian Diwali Festival of Lights.
360° panoramas (DevalVR plugin recommended):
Sky Tower - Domain flowers - Viaduct Harbour - Highwic House - Britomart - Mission Bay - Rangitoto Island
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