Auckland Bird Watching and Sanctuaries
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. There are many unique and and fantastic bird species living in and around Auckland. From exotic to native birds, including some that live nowhere else on earth, there is something for every bird lover. Visit a Auckland bird sanctuary or join a bird watching trip and observe many fantastic bird species in their natural habitat. more
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Mobile-friendly - Glenfern Sanctuary is an 83-hectare Regional Park to explore and learn about conservation. Glenfern Sanctuary is the ultimate holiday destination, offering guests the luxury of staying nestled within a predator fenced nature sanctuary filled with birdlife. Stay in one of the oldest homesteads remaining on Great Barrier Island or in Glenfern Cottage. The greatest little sanctuary in the world.
Mobile-friendly - Our small group tour will let you discover the beauty and nature of Auckland's Tāwharanui Regional Park in daytime and at night. Explore the habitat of Kiwi and threatened birds, stunning white sandy beaches and native coastal forest.
Mobile-friendly - Kiko boutique guided tours offer an authentic bicultural experience for visitors who prefer travelling in smaller groups. Our tours showcase special landscapes close to Auckland City. Connect with Māori culture, enjoy warm hospitality, learn about local histories, and take part in activities unique to the places you visit. A knowledgeable guide will offer you a truly memorable visit. Best price guarantee - book direct.
Located only an hour from Auckland the Pukorokoro Miranda Shorebird Centre is an excellent stop to escape the city and have a look at some of New Zealand’s amazing birdlife. Best birdwatching is two hours either side of high tide.
The ever-popular kiwi bird has become the international symbol for New Zealand and is a favourite among visitors. Take the opportunity to visit one of the fantastic bird sanctuaries in New Zealand.
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