Ashley & Co's favourite places in New Zealand - part two

Exploring  Rangitoto, lunching on Waiheke, Hauraki Gulf, Auckland

Rangitio is a large dormant volcano that sits literally in Auckland's back yard - the Hauraki Gulf. Although it's such a familiar land mark in Auckland, it is a place that every Aucklander should visit and climb at least once. A 40 minute walk to crater, leads you to a breathtaking lookout that encompasses Auckland and it's surrounding islands.


Another spot, only a short getaway from Auckland is Waiheke Island, full of beautiful sandy beaches and vineyards.

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