Auckland has the largest urban population in New Zealand. It is located in the North Island of New Zealand. This city is also having the largest population of Polynesian in the world. Auckland is known for its multiracial city and one of the liveable cities in New Zealand. Many tourist attraction places are highly recommended to visit such as the skyscrapers, heritage sites, parks, galleries and many more.
Auckland Airport is the largest airport in New Zealand. It has received thousands of international and domestic flights annually. This airport has two terminals named as International Terminal and Domestic Terminal. International Terminal serves for international flights which include AirAsia X, Emirates and American Airlines. For Domestic Terminal, it receives domestic flights such as Jetstar Airways, Air New Zealand and Alliance Airlines. The distance between this airport to the city is about 26.1 kilometres. By taking a taxi ride, it will cost around NZ$ 38 to NZ$ 75 which is about RM 107.22 to RM 211.62 from the airport to the city.
Ardmore Airport serves as the general aviation airfields. This airport receives New Zealand Warbirds Association’s classic aircraft and small private aircraft. It also has an aircraft schools and restoration place for aircraft. Ardmore Airport is located about 30 minutes away to the city which distance is about 32.8 kilometres.
Traveloka is a travel website and an application that makes it convenient for travellers to search for the most affordable flights to Auckland. All you need to do is key in the information in the search box, and the application will recommend the best trip according to your budget. It compares flight costs across some trustworthy airlines to assist you to urge the simplest doable deal. Use Traveloka’s price alert feature to be notified of flights in your desired price range to get the best flight cost to Auckland.
The off-peak season in Auckland is from June to August. It is because of the winter season. There will not be many visitors come to this city because it is hard for them to explore around the city. The visitors who choose to travel during this period, they can enjoy skiing and visit indoor places. Auckland will face a peak season which is the summer season from December to March. The visitors like to come during the summer season since the weather is hot which will make them easier to travel a few attraction places while wearing light clothes. There are also some visitors prefer to visit during the autumn season around March to May and spring season from September to November. The weather for the two seasons is pleasant for the visitors to travel around. Auckland faces an oceanic and subtropical climate. During the summer season, the weather will be hot and humid and sometimes heavy rain will occur. Average temperature during the summer season is around 22 to 24 degree Celsius. During the winter season, the average temperature is hit around 15 degrees Celsius.
Auckland is known for its multiracial city. The visitors can enjoy many festivals such as Chinese New Year Festival, Lantern Festival, Auckland Diwali Festival and Christmas events. There are also other festivals that held annually such as the Pasifika Festival, Auckland Wine and Food Festival, Auckland Pride Festival and many more. The visitors can watch some of the festivals by arranging their trip according to which festival that they want to see.
1. Sky Tower - Sky Tower is recognised as one of the tallest building in the world with a height of 328 metres. The visitors can see a stunning view from two observation platforms. The visitors can also experience the SkyWalk and SkyJump from this building. There is also a 360-degree revolving restaurant where it rotates every hour to let the visitors enjoy the city view.
2. Auckland Domain - Auckland Domain is the oldest park in this city with an area of 75 hectares. This park features a few interesting places such as the Auckland War Memorial Museum, Domain Wintergarden, Pukekawa volcano and a quaint pond. There is also a running track for the visitors who want to exercise.
3. Auckland Zoo - Auckland Zoo is situated on Motions Road, besides to the Western Springs. The visitors can see over 138 native and exotic animals in this zoo. This zoo has also conducted recovery programmes for endangered animals. It has organised a few exhibition areas which are grouped by origin, biome and taxonomy.