Auckland Travel Guide

Introduction

Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand, with a population of over 1.5 million. It is in the northern half of the North Island, on a narrow isthmus of land that joins the Northland peninsula to the rest of the North Island. Auckland holds the distinction of being the most isolated city with a population in excess of 1 million – the nearest city of such size is Sydney, Australia, 2,169 km (1,348 mi) away!

This article only deals with Auckland City itself. In November 2010, four formerly separate cities were amalgamated. These four were Manukau in the south, Waitakere in the west, North Shore in the north and Auckland City itself, on and around the isthmus. These other cities, rural areas, small towns and the islands of the Hauraki Gulf can be found in the Auckland Region article.


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  • The Langham, Auckland

    The Langham, Auckland is one of the ideal, finest places to lodge in Auckland. Perfectly placed nearby The Baptist Tabernacle, FlexiToursNZ Day Tours and Net Central Inte...

  • Rendezvous Hotel Auckland

    Rendezvous Hotel Auckland is one of the best, finest places to remain in Auckland. Nicely found in close proximity to Auckland Town Hall, The Classic Comedy Club and Clas...

  • Hotel DeBrett

    Hotel DeBrett is among the ideal, premium places to remain in Auckland. Beautifully placed in close proximity to The Vault, Forme Day Spa Auckland CBD and Vulcan Lane, Ho...

  • Skycity Grand Hotel

    When you stay at Skycity Grand Hotel within Auckland you will be right next to Vertigo Climb, SkyJump and Sky City Casino. Skycity Grand Hotel is a five star hotel and it...

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