Top 5 things to do on Waiheke Island

Waiheke is famous for its international award winning wineries, olive groves and serene beaches. Waiheke offers a range of attractions, boutique art studios are scattered across the island, wine sampling at the local vineyards, enjoy water sports such as water skiing or kayaking, trek through the native bush or relax and enjoy the serene beaches. The island may be small but the activities are endless!

EcoZip Adventures Waiheke Island

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EcoZip Adventures Waiheke Island

EcoZip Adventures, set on the beautiful sub-tropical island of Waiheke, is a playground for nature lovers of all ages.

Your eco-adventure begins when we pick you up from the ferry terminal and take you on a 20-minute Waiheke Highlights Tour, which showcases the island’s very best beaches and vineyards as you make your way to Zip-HQ, located on the apex of Waiheke’s pretty Trig Hill.

1 hour Waiheke horse trek

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The trek begins with basic instruction and the chance to get to know your horse before we head out to the back of the farm and along a ridge line with some of the best views on Waiheke. The trek provides a unique view over local vineyards including Stoney Ridge, Te Motu, Obsidian and Casita Miro.

INFLITE Helicopter Transfer - Waiheke Island to Auckland CBD

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Helicopter Charters offer the flexibility of point-to-point travel getting you, and your group, directly to where you need to be in luxury, comfort and style. 

The versatility of helicopters allows you to land in both remote areas and busy city centres and get access to exclusive experiences such as heli-fishing, heli-skiing, private island dining – even landing on an active volcano!

Waiheke Island Bush and Beach Walk

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Join Walking by Nature for a fully guided bush and beach walk on Waiheke Island!

Discover the hidden beauties of Waiheke Island with your knowledgeable and passionate guide on this exciting half day tour. Leave the hassle of the city behind and connect with nature as you experience lush native bush treks. Take in the sweet sound of birdsongs and indulge in panoramic views over the islands of the Hauraki Gulf on stunning coastal trails. 

Explore the gorgeous forest reserve that will guide you along a magnificent stream to a hidden grove of magical Pohutukawas and Nikau Palms. Be amazed by one of the biggest Kauri trees on the Island and outstanding views over the blue sea from the cliff-tops at one of Waiheke's highest points. 

Waiheke Island Wine Tour

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On the way, stunning scenery is around every corner, and you will be entertained by your guide’s commentary on the history, geography, culture, people and produce of Waiheke. The tour includes a two-hour lunch stop at a village or beachside café, or, for a memorable gourmet experience, at one of our top vineyard restaurants. 

Daniel Rolph

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