Discover the biggest and best sights of Auckland, New Zealand, at your own pace by organizing a rental car through CarRentals.com.
Rather than struggling with long taxi lines, jump into your own car shortly after touching down at Auckland International Airport. Right Cars Auckland and Economy Rent A Car Auckland - Auckland International Airport are a quick walk from the arrival gate, so you can start your vacation without further ado.
If you're wanting to go directly to the center of the city, book a rental with Lucky Rentals Auckland. You'll find them located at 5 Aintree Avenue, Airport Oaks. Europcar Auckland is also available. You'll find their helpful staff at Auckland International Airport International Terminal Building.
Great! Now that we've covered the practicalities, let's discuss all the things you're going to do in Auckland. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World is an iconic attraction that can't be missed.
Add a little adventure to your escape by exploring Brookby, approximately 16 miles from Auckland. Clevedon Animal Farm and the Auckland Botanical Gardens should be among your first stops here, followed closely by Rainbow's End. An alternative day trip option is Takanini, 16 miles away. Westfield Manukau City Shopping Centre and Otara Markets, together with the Manukau Institute of Technology, are the sights to see here.
If your idea of the perfect day out involves the countryside, take off on a tour to see some of the region's beautiful beaches.
Road trips are the stuff legends are made of. If you're eager for a big adventure, are you ready to make the 150-mile drive to Taupo? Be sure to check out the top attractions here, like Huka Falls and Taupo Bungy. If you were thinking of something else, you can just as easily find your way to New Plymouth. It's a 160-mile drive from Auckland. Coastal Walkway and Centre City Shopping Centre are the front-runners here as far as attractions go.
The most unforgettable part of your travels to North Island will be the gorgeous scenery that awaits you around every twist of the road. So what's holding you back? Reserve your rental car and start organizing your ideal getaway today!