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Best things to do in North Shore, Hauraki

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Boat or Ferry
“Just 12 minutes by ferry from Auckland’s Breathtaking panoramic views from Auckland’s top vantage spots. Discover colonial cottages, stately waterfront homes and World War II defences that run deep into a volcanic cone. Gastronomic delights for food and wine lovers”
105 locals recommend
Jewelry Store
“A mall if you would like more shopping and restaurants 24 Km from The Waterside on Wade”
39 locals recommend
“An iconic spot - amazing breakfast and lunch menu with a great view over Takapuna beach. ”
72 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“Boasting stunning views over Auckland City, across the eastern bays and around to Rangitoto Island and northwards, North Head is a beautiful spot to visit. Spend an hour or more exploring the walks, caves, beaches and historic tunnels, or do it local style and slide down the grassy slopes on an old cardboard box.”
48 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 1
“Market on Sunday mornings 6am to 12 midday. There is a shopping Mall and plenty of bars, cafes and eating places. The main bus station is in the center of Takapuna. There is a great beach and a nice place to swim.”
55 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Every Sunday! Enjoy fresh fruit & veges, plus local stalls selling all sorts”
35 locals recommend
“Brown's Bay Beach is 300m long with rocks and loose boulders around the edge. The rural setting and the relative remoteness of this site gives it a real "away-from-it-all" feel. The view across the horizon is beautiful showing five headlands all the way up the Antrim coast.”
25 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Great swimming beach with stunning views of Rangitoto Island and plenty of cafes nearby. There is a really nice coastal walk from Takapuna to Milford, well worth doing. ”
34 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
“A lovely place to go after you had a nice dinner in a local restaurant, cinema is located upstairs”
21 locals recommend
“Great setting with backyard dinning overlooking Browns Bay Beach. They serve a selection of out of the ordinary beers. Good lunch special and live music every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night. Their website is:”
27 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“Mount Victoria is lovely spot that provides great views of the Auckland Isthmus. There is a relief map at the top that will help you find key points around Auckland. A short drive to Devonport which is a lovely see-side settlement and has the nearby maritime museum. Of course, you can take the ferry across to Devonport from the city. ”
27 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Boutique mall recently renovated and up graded with awesome shops, cafes and department store. Medium sized mall.”
17 locals recommend
“Along with a long beach, long bay regional park is the place you can go and discover the wildness, BBQ with family and friends, take a walk with your lover on the beach. There are just so many things you can do here. ”
16 locals recommend
“A boutique mall with some lovely unique shops including shops for tourists, a supermarket and everything you would need. Only a small mall, but has everything you want and more. ”
18 locals recommend
Indie Movie Theater
“Lovely cinema that has been around for years and has a fantastic selection of art house movies. ”
26 locals recommend
“A little out of the way but a real hidden secret. This cafe is vibrant and welcoming with delicious, affordable food that will make you want to keep coming back for more.”
33 locals recommend