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Piha Beach Day Trip from Auckland

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Enjoy a fully-guided day trip to Piha Beach from Auckland. Benefit from a guided tour of Piha then enjoy six to eight hours of free time to explore!
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Duration 1 day
Starting times 9:00 AM, 11:30 AM
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  • Experience Piha at your own pace with a shuttle bus transfer from Auckland
  • Go the long way round for a scenic drive through sub-tropical rainforest
  • Enjoy six to eight hours of free time to discover all of Piha's amazing sites
  • Auckland

  • Piha

  • Auckland

24 hours

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Full description
Climb aboard the bus at a central Auckland meeting point. Start your journey on a scenic road trip though Auckland’s beautiful Waitakere Ranges.

Stop at a lookout to view the famous Lion Rock then spiral down into the valley. Tour around Piha’s Beach, town and rainforest. You will be given a map and detailed insights on all the must-see places to visit during the day. Enjoy an optional one-hour nature walk or be dropped at the beach.

Spend the day as you please and at your own pace with recommendations from your guide on how to maximise your time. On this adventure, you can explore volcanic black sand beaches and lava caves. Climb rugged mountainous terrain and walk through untouched sub-tropical wilderness!

Be picked up from Piha at 4:00 PM to arrive back in Auckland at 5:00 PM. 
  • Transport to and from Auckland
  • Local driver/guide
  • Scenic road trip through the lush Waitakere Ranges
  • Detailed map of Piha
  • Local knowledge on Piha and recommended sites to visit
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drink

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

229 Queen Street, Auckland, New Zealand. Meet the local operator outside Base Backpackers.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Water
Know before you go
• Please note that food is not provided, you are encouraged to pack a lunch to enjoy at the waterfall or dine at the Piha Cafe
• Bring your swimwear if you want to go for a swim, Piha Beach is New Zealand’s most famous surf beach so don’t miss the chance to enjoy the waves
• You can return to Auckland on an alternate date if you would like to stay longer in Piha. You can contact the local operator after booking to arrange this but note that you will have to organize your own accommodation
• Minimum numbers required to operate - in the unlikely event that these aren't reached you will be offered an alternative date or full refund

From US$ 42.47 per person

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