Although it’s not a huge attraction for international visitors, Auckland’s zoo is quite good considering the city’s relatively small population. The zoo has all the major African animals, but the main attraction is native animals such as the kiwi and tuatara.
- Motions Road, Auckland 1022
- Bus 062 (stop: Motions Road opposite Pasadena School)
- Telephone (09) 360 3805
- Website www.aucklandzoo.co.nz
- Admission Adult $28
- Open Jan–Apr 9.30am–5.30pm daily; May–Aug 9.30am–5pm daily; Sep–Dec 9.30am–5.30pm daily