Auckland Volcanic Field Tour

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Set off on a captivating half-day journey to uncover the fascinating history and geological wonders of the Auckland Volcanic Field.

Highlights

  • Explore Auckland's Volcanic Field, responsible for the Auckland landscape
  • Discover serenity and picturesque views atop of volcanic craters
  • Venture out with us on a Sea Kayak to one of Auckland's most intact Volcanos
  • Join a small group for a more intimate experience

Description

Embark on a captivating day journey exploring the rich history and geological marvels of the Auckland Volcanic Field. Discover iconic landmarks such as One Tree Hill, Mt Wellington, Mangere Mountain, and Achilles Point alongside our expert guide. Meet us at Mt Eden to unravel the captivating tales of Maori history and volcanic activity that have sculpted this unique landscape. Tour Details: Duration: Half-day (5 hours) Meeting Point: Mt Eden Optional Add-On: Upgrade to a full-day tour with a kayak excursion to Motukorea Island (additional fee applies) Itinerary Highlights: Mt Eden: Start your adventure at Mt Eden, a dormant volcano rich in Maori lore and volcanic history. Enjoy panoramic views of Auckland city from the summit while learning about its cultural significance. One Tree Hill: Explore the iconic One Tree Hill, a symbol of Maori heritage and resilience. Immerse yourself in the area's Maori history and volcanic origins as you stroll through the surrounding parkland. Mt Wellington: Venture to Maungarei, or Mt Wellington, and delve into its intriguing volcanic past. Gain insights into the landscape's evolution through volcanic activity and soak in sweeping vistas of Auckland. Mangere Mountain: Uncover the ecological diversity and cultural significance of Mangere Mountain, revered by local Maori tribes. Hear legends passed down through generations about its formation and importance. Achilles Point: Conclude your tour at Achilles Point, a historic lookout offering breathtaking views of the Hauraki Gulf and Rangitoto Island. Learn about the volcanic activity that shaped the islands and their significance to Maori and European settlers. Optional Add-On: Kayak to Motukorea Island Duration: Full-day (8 hours) Details: Upgrade to a full-day adventure with a kayak excursion to Motukorea Island. Explore its rugged coastline and wildlife-rich shores while learning about its Maori history and volcanic origins. Experience Auckland's landscape and heritage from a unique perspective. (Additional fee applies for kayak tour.) Join Us: Book your Auckland Volcanic Field Tour today to delve into the region's captivating history and geological wonders. Opt for the full-day adventure to kayak to Motukorea Island and create unforgettable memories. Limited spots available, secure yours now!

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Experienced and Knowledgeable Guide Transport Specialized equipment (For Kayak Add on)

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