They say that New Zealand has 20 sheep for every person — find out whether that’s true or not for yourself with an admission ticket to SheepWorld, New Zealand’s Sheep and Wool Centre. This immersive experience gives you a rare glimpse into rural New Zealand and traditional sheep farming ways. The farm visit is suitable for all ages and both children and adults are sure to have loads of fun learning about sheep farming and sheep wool industry, watching live demonstrations and more. SheepWorld offers a number of fun attractions: Wonderful Wool tells an interactive story of sheep's fleece, its processing and use; at NZ Farmyard you can get close to the farm animals, participate in feedings and see sheep dogs in action; Eco-Discovery Trail is a 400-metre trek through the bush, wetlands and streams and a display of the farm’s nature preservation program — finally, relax at Adventure Terrain and Picnic Area after the eventful day!
Challenge yourself to the highest tandem skydive in New Zealand's North Island! At Skydive Auckland, experience the hair-raising, adrenaline-inducing 75 second free fall from 16,500ft! Take in the unique and unparalleled views of all of New Zealand from this height––a view you will not see anywhere else! If you're still unsure about jumping from 16,500ft, you can also opt to skydive from 13,000 feet or 9,000 feet. Regardless of height, it's the same exciting experience you'll never forget.
Just off the coast of Auckland are pods of whales and dolphins, and you'll be able to see them through an unforgettable cruise that allows you to explore Hauraki Gulf Marine Park. Climb aboard and, with the company and commentary of an experienced crew, you'll head into open waters of the gulf, seeking out these brilliant mammals. On the way, you'll also sight some rare seabirds that can only be found in New Zealand, as they hunt over the surface.
Enjoy a delicious 3 course meal while sailing along Auckland Harbour as the sun sets while discovering why Auckland is fondly called the 'City of Sails'. Take in fantastic views of the beautiful city skyline lit up by beautiful lights then indulge in the delicious selection of meals that make up your 3 course dinner. For your starter, try the delicious Truffle and Mushroom Arancini Balls, Citrus Cured Salmon Blini and Barbecue Pork Sliders. For the main course, pick from four delectable choices: the Chicken and Baby Spinach Salad, Baked Salmon, Lamb's Shepherd's Pie, or Mushroom Risotto.
Get to experience the City of Sails from a different perspective - and from one of the best no less - by hopping aboard this luxurious yacht and sailing along Auckland Harbour. Learn about the history and culture of Auckland city with this cruise that takes you past and under some of Auckland's best landmarks - including the Harbour Bridge. You can even help the crew and learn how to sail the yacht, or just kick back and relax and enjoy the fantastic views aboard the boat.