New Zealand is counted amongst adventure capitals of the world, and Auckland is probably the most popular among all cities. By choosing an Auckland tour package, tourists can be assured that they will get to experience endless fun and adventure. There is a facet to this city that is beyond adventure sports and is waiting to be explored. The museums, art galleries, nature reserves and a range of shopping options make most travellers return for more.
Tourists can spend an entire day at the Auckland Art Gallery, which not only displays work by local artists, but also those of international artists. The long winding bench, created by Jeppe Hein, is a great place to take a break and enjoy breathtaking views of the city. Besides, there are innumerable parks and reserves in and around the city, and most of them offer great facilities in addition to the chance of being one with nature. At the Goat Island, first marine reserve of New Zealand, travellers can swim alongside fish or view them through a glass-bottomed boat.
Tour packages in Auckland can enlighten travellers about the wonderful wine produced in the area. There are several vineyards and wineries in and around Auckland and many of them offer connoisseurs the chance to understand the process of winemaking in a better manner.
At some places, vacationers can enjoy wine-tasting sessions as well as a full-fledged meal. The must visit locations include Mudbrick Vineyard and Restaurant, Soljans Estate Winery & Cafe, Ransom Wines and Artisan Wines Ltd.
Auckland is also a shopper’s paradise as there is something for everyone. From upscale shopping arcades to quaint boutiques, a true shopper will find much to take delight in. If tourists are looking for a high-end shopping experience during their Auckland holidays, then they should head to places like the Britomart Precinct, Ponsonby, Westfield Malls and Newmarket. However, this city is also home to several markets, including the Night Market, La Cigale French Style Farmers Market, Browns Bay Sunday Market and the ever popular Otara Markets.
Without a second thought, it is the city to come to for adventure sports, and which is why Auckland tour packages are extremely popular with adventurous tourists. The choice is incredible, ranging from bungee jumping to rappelling down a waterfall. An interesting way to spend the morning would be to climb atop the Skywalk or jump out from an airplane. This is a city that brings together a range of experiences, so as to ensure maximum fun time.