Auckland has two huge harbours enfolding an environment that's alive with cultural excitement and sea-flavoured challenges. Auckland City is the largest city in New Zealand. Auckland is an ideal holiday destination for your children and family. There are a wide variety of children's activities and fun family entertainment options in Auckland for your kids, all in a safe environment for a fantastic family experience. Find adventures in Adventures that your whole family can enjoy.
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For an adrenalin-filled ride come over to Extreme Indoor Karts and have a go at NZ's only two-level track, sweeping curved bank and steep downhill. Our karts have powerful Briggs & Stratton engines and are all specifically designed to handle like racing karts, giving you that racing feel when driving them. We offer a variety of catered group functions too.
We run horseback riding treks on MURIWAI BEACH and through the tranquil Woodhill Forest mornings and afternoons 7 days a week. Located only 15 minutes from the end of Auckland's North Western Motorway. Enjoy the panoramic views of Woodhill Forest and the sparkling black sands of Muriwai Beach.
Escape the everyday and immerse yourself in the unique surrounds of Auckland Zoo. Explore 17 hectares of naturally inspiring and award-winning habitats, home to NZ's largest collection of native and exotic species - just minutes from central Auckland. Be sure to catch our free daily animal encounters, or get up close and personal with a behind-the-scenes experience.
Blastacars is the ultimate karting experience. Not to be confused with regular go karts, these are purpose built, powerful karts. Coupled with custom tracks we create an experience all about sliding sideways. Whether it's a booking for one or one hundred we have you sorted. Blastacars have private BBQ and dining areas and catering options for group bookings to enjoy.
Just one minute from Auckland Airport, Butterfly Creek hosts Australasia's premier tropical butterfly house, giant crocodiles, alligators, aquaria, tarantula and many other bugs. Not forgetting the interactive farmyard and the new Dinosaur Kingdom! Red Admiral Express Train. Great cafe, free playground. Mostly undercover.
Looking for things to do in Auckland? Children's birthday party ideas? Want a family day out? Pony mad child? Fun kid activities? School holidays coming up? Experienced, kind and patient - Lynn shares her passion for all animals especially ponies and donkeys. Come to Clevedon Animal Farm - feed the animals and enjoy the hand-led rides.
JUMP has brought the latest craze in extreme fun to Auckland with a large indoor trampoline park that’s all about jumping, running, flipping or just plain exercising safely. JUMP is suitable for all ages, fitness and skill levels, offering a wide variety of physical activities including a massive free running area, a dodge ball court, foam pit and group fitness classes.
Located 20 minutes from downtown Auckland. For your 'New Zealand Country Experience' and fun for the whole family enjoy our 'hands on animals'. A refreshing day out with farm walks, animal feeding, pony rides, 'Getting Lost in the Maze' and discover the Hidden Cave! Open Wednesday - Sunday 10am - 4pm and seven days during the school holidays.
Relax in the thermally heated, fresh mineral water at Miranda Hot Springs. We have three pools to suit all swimmers, including an easy access pool. Miranda Hot Springs is centrally located only 45 minutes from Auckland, an hour from Hamilton, and 20 minutes from the Coromandel Peninsula. We also offer four private spa pools, coin-operated BBQ's and a shop.
As you journey through Odyssey you will experience amazing illusions, lights, sound effects, quirky obstacles and strange sensations that will invigorate and indulge your senses. Odyssey is a truly wonderous experience that you won’t want to miss. The incredible journey through Odyssey takes on average 20-30 minutes and is recommended for those aged 8 years and over.
Imagine the wind in your face, the sun on your skin and only the sound of the sea and hoof beats on the sand. Exercise your body, refresh your soul and lighten your mind. One and two-hour, half and full-day treks. Multi-day rides. Well loved horses for first time to experienced riders. Friendly guides. Cafe and accommodation also available.
One of Auckland's most popular and best loved attractions where you can experience the unique wonders of NZ's night sky through telescopes and Planetarium shows. Prepare to be amazed as your guide takes you on an unforgettable tour of our universe. Planetarium shows run every night Wednesday to Sunday and weekend afternoons. Evening shows include courtyard telescope viewing (weather permitting).
Extreme FUN @ Xtreme Entertainment. Fun with family, friends or workmates - there's a day, or a night out for everyone at Xtreme Entertainment! One of two awesome Xtreme Entertainment Centres here in Auckland, each with their own set of attractions - meaning fun and games. Try your hand at: Bowling, Dodgems, Kidzone, Laser Frenzy, Laser Tag, Timezone, Pinball and/or Pool.
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