ISBS 2018 – Auckland Heritage Walking Tour

$149.00

Private half day walking tour

Friday 14th September 2018

Learn the remarkable journey of Auckland from a collection of small villages to the economic powerhouse of New Zealand.

In terms of human habitation, New Zealand is a very young country. While we don’t have the traditions and long history of other nations, our story is one centered around innovation and creative thinking.

This short walking tour reveals how Auckland transformed itself from a series of small villages to the economic powerhouse of New Zealand in just 60 short years.

A minimum of 6 people is needed for the tour to proceed – should minimum number not be reached, participants will be given a full refund.

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Private half day walking tour

Friday 14th September 2018

Learn the remarkable journey of Auckland from a collection of small villages to the economic powerhouse of New Zealand.

In terms of human habitation, New Zealand is a very young country. While we don’t have the traditions and long history of other nations, our story is one centered around innovation and creative thinking.

This short walking tour reveals how Auckland transformed itself from a series of small villages to the economic powerhouse of New Zealand in just 60 short years.

The perfect introduction to New Zealand and a popular choice for regular visitors to the city who are interested to learn more about Auckland’s history.

Tour highlights include:

  • University of Auckland heritage precinct
  • Marae and Fale Pasifika visits
  • Lush inner city gardens and parks

A minimum of 6 people is needed for the tour to proceed – should minimum number not be reached, participants will be given a full refund.

Meeting point: outside Pullman Hotel, Auckland City (full instructions will be provided at time of booking)

Departure time: 10am

Duration: 3hrs

End time: 1pm

End location: outside Pullman Hotel.

 

Additional information

Information for participants

This tour requires participants to walk up to 3 kilometres mostly along formed paths.

Some access paths around venues we will be visiting are uneven and can be slippery when wet, so care is required.

This tour will proceed regardless of the weather, so participants are advised to check the forecast and dress appropriately for the conditions.

Comfortable footwear and clothing (including a light waterproof jacket and sunhat) are strongly recommended. Stiletto heels are not suitable for this tour.

Light morning refreshments will be provided during the tour, but other meals (such as breakfast and dinner) are not included. Participants are welcome to purchase additional food and beverages at their own cost. Please advise dietary requirements at least 7 days in advance.

Sunscreen and sunglasses are strongly recommended.

Cameras are welcome, but please respect the privacy of the property owners and the copyright of the artists whose work you will be viewing.

Please provide a contact telephone number in case your guide should need to make contact on date of departure.

Our standard terms and conditions, including our payment terms and cancellation policy, apply and are available on our website.

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