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Take a cruise of this spectacular harbor via catamaran, ferry, launch or...

Take a cruise of this spectacular harbor via catamaran, ferry, launch or yacht.

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Great Harbour Views

Harbour is a great place to walk and a jumping off for Ferries, tours, adventure etc. There are restaurants all along the way and the harbour stretches for a long distance for... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
DJS1950
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Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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430 reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Harbour is a great place to walk and a jumping off for Ferries, tours, adventure etc. There are restaurants all along the way and the harbour stretches for a long distance for Britomart to Silo Park. Lots of bars and restaurants along the way and places for the kids to play

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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674 reviews
327 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

By day and by night, the harbour is beautiful. Full of interest, and gateway from the sea to Auckland - or from Auckland yo the sea. Tonight we anchored in it and watched the New Year fireworks.

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Thank Barrie L
Ft. Lauderdale
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136 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely 40 minute ferry ride to the island! The area is just beautiful! I recommend taking the hop on/hop off tour! It's mostly the many vineyards it takes u to, but the scenic drive is nice. Make sure to grab a bite to eat at Charlie Farleys!

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Thank JAmerican2
New Zealand
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108 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

What a view,jaw dropping,so clean .A pleasure to be here ,worth the distance travelling, tired but the wife and I took a walk before hopefully a good sleep.hope to see a few rugby matches and taste some good wines.around Auckland tomorrow and on to Wellington,then the south island

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Thank judgedredd134
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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117 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015

The inner Waitemata Harbour can be crossed by regular ferry from the lower city to old Devonport, with cafes and walks galore, raced on with a hired yacht from the Viaduct Basin, or leisured enjoyed on a ferry while going out to visit outer islands. It is a feature of any photographs from many of the vantage points and displays... More 

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Thank Jeremy P
Tweed
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Visit the Auckland Harbour and get out on the water. So much to visit and do. Tiri Tiri Island walks to climbing Rangitito Volcanic Island. The yachts the boating or just relaxing on a beach. We spent most of the time just looking around. Devonport area to Long bay. Plenty of good cafes and coffee.

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116 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

I grew up sailing on the waitamata. The sailing conditions that it provides are varied and challenging . Pretty much why nz has the best sailors in the world .

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Thank Jferg1111
Sedona, Arizona
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226 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2013

Fortunate to have 10 to 15 knot winds to create an exhilarating sail on the bay.12 to 15 in our group and the Helmsman (woman) an Olympic hopeful in Sculling. The real deal, Kiwis 75 plus footer that sails in the Americas Cup and we were in our glory ! Sad to say here, (stateside),recently, that Larry Ellison/ Oracle had... More 

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Bundaberg, Australia
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253 reviews
129 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2013

we sailed in to Auckland harbour early the 8/3/2013, what a view, it was just awesome, to see all the lights.Later i took theese photos off the sunrise, just awesome. love the old buildings, along the fore shore, it was just great to come back to see Auckland again. It was also a beautiful harbour to sail out off, stunning... More 

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Thank happyBundaberg
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2013

I see this harbour everyday, it is always changing and beautiful whether it is a misty morning, bright sunshine on the sailing boats or the ferries scuttling in front of squally storm clouds

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Thank Tammy A

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