Anyone looking to explore scenic wilderness in the vicinity of Auckland should head to the Waitakere ranges, just west of the city. Take the drive through to Piha, an hour from Auckland, and enjoy a chilled seaside village with a black sand beach, great surfing and excellent scenery.

Nearby Places to Stay

Auckland

Direct Distance: (29km/18mi)

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Thames

Direct Distance: (97km/61mi)

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Whitianga

Direct Distance: (110km/69mi)

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Nearby Places to Stay

Auckland

Direct Distance: (29km/18mi)

See Auckland deals

Thames

Direct Distance: (97km/61mi)

See Thames deals

Whitianga

Direct Distance: (110km/69mi)

See Whitianga deals