Once you have arrived, visiting Auckland Airport is probably not at the top of your “Must-see places in Auckland City” list - unless you’re an avid plane spotter. However, the area surrounding the airport has become a destination in its own right, with a number of attractions that can’t be
First stop is Villa Maria Estate, New Zealand’s multi award-winning winery. This family-owned vineyard produces outstanding wines that are enjoyed by Kiwis and wine drinkers from across
the world. Sample wines at the cellar door or treat yourself to an exceptional lunch in the vineyard café. Villa Maria vineyard is also an extraordinary venue for outdoor concerts. So check to see if
one of these outstanding events, featuring well-known singing sensations, is on while you are visiting.
Great activities to keep the whole family entertained include a round of mini-golf at the pirate themed Treasure Island or a trip to Butterfly Creek. Here you can see saltwater crocs, free flying tropical butterflies and the Rocket Ropes can get your adrenaline pumping with some high-rope action. Which just goes to show that maybe Auckland Airport should be on your “Must See - things
to do Auckland City: Attractions” list after all!