Walk the Volcano A visit to Rangitoto Island in the Hauraki Gulf
Auckland contains many volcanos which remain inactive today. Some of the best vantage points to viewing our picturesque "City of sails" is from the top of one of these volcanoes. We sail to Rangitoto Island, last of the volcanoes.
Depart 1000 hrs (10:00am)
Sail across the America's Cup course towards Rangitoto Island. We will take you ashore on Rangitoto Island for you to follow the track around the island and if you are feeling fit you can climb to the top of the island. We will meet you around the other side of the island in another bay so that you can experience the unique environment of Rangitoto were you will see our native pohutukawa tree growing on this rocky island. The pohutukawa tree is also know as the "Kiwi Christmas Tree". This walk can take up to 2 hours and you should wear some older footwear suitable for walking on a stoney and dusty track.
Return 1600 hrs (4:00pm)
1) ALL activities away from the yacht are at additional cost of the local operator.
2) Pickup time Auckland City 0900 hrs leaving 0915 hrs.