Being an important city in New Zealand, Auckland boasts of the highest tower in the Southern Hemisphere, the 'Sky Tower'. This is the icon of Auckland. Its known as the city of sails as you can see hundreds of leisure boats parked like sardines in a can.
Food, sight-seeing and shopping
You can get any kind of food that you desire. For 10 NZ $ you can have a decent meal. You must taste the different wines that are available here. There are so many parks and reserves in the city itself where you can spend a lazy afternoon or go for daily walks any part of the day. Special mention should be made about the dedicated pathway for wheelchairs which can be found throughout the city. Queen Street is for all kinds of shopping. Not to be missed is the dinner on the 'ORBIT' revolving restaurant atop the Sky Tower.
Activities & things to do
Buses and local trains are well connected and well mapped. Display is available on their schedules. You can plan where to go and when to go. Very systematic and planned city. Difficult to get lost here but you want to get lost in the myriad parks or with a boat in the sea.
Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc.
Best time to travel for Indians would be from Mid September to March to experience the good climate for sightseeing. Other times it would be cold and raining. Its well connected with all the major airlines and cities. Travel in this internet age is a jiffy.
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