Activities in Auckland

Why Auckland is one of the Best Cities in the World

Auckland is the largest city in New Zealand and one of the most beautiful cities globally, located on an isthmus between the Tasman Sea and the Pacific Ocean. Auckland got ranked as one of the best cities in the world to live, work, and raise a family. Here are some of the reasons why Auckland is so great:

 

  1. Excellent Healthcare Facilities

    Auckland has some of the best healthcare facilities in the world. The city has eight significant hospitals, numerous clinics, and several specialty hospitals. In addition, also plenty of pharmacies and other medical services are available.

 

  1. Great Education Options

    Auckland is home to some of the best educational institutions in New Zealand. The city has several universities and colleges. Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is one of the largest universities in New Zealand, with over 80,000 students enrolled.

 

  1. Variety of Museums and Art Galleries

    Auckland has many museums and art galleries to learn about local culture and history and other cultures worldwide. The Auckland War Memorial Museum is one place where you can experience a range of interactive activities that will help you better understand New Zealand’s military heritage. It also offers an exciting insight into Polynesian voyaging, pre-European Māori war, European warfare, World War I, World War II, post-war conflicts, and present-day peacekeeping missions worldwide.

 

  1. Vibrant Nightlife

    Auckland has a lively nightlife with plenty of bars and nightclubs to choose from. Whether you are looking for a relaxed evening out with friends or a wild night in the town, Auckland has something for everyone.

 

  1. Robust Economy

    Auckland is home to a thriving economy with plenty of job opportunities available. The city has a diverse economy that includes finance, business services, manufacturing, tourism, and agriculture. There are also many international companies with headquarters in Auckland.

 

  1. Magnificent Views

    Auckland is a city of stunning views. The many hills of volcanoes located in and around the city take all the beauty that Auckland offers. One of the most popular places to view Auckland is Mt Eden which offers breathtaking panoramic views of the cityscape and its surrounding harbors.

 

  1. Endless Opportunities for Outdoor Recreation

    Auckland provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation. The city has a range of parks, gardens, beaches, and trails to enjoy hiking, biking, running, swimming, fishing, and boating. One of the best places to enjoy nature is in the Waitakere Ranges, located just a short drive away from Auckland’s city center. The Waitakere Ranges features rainforest, wetlands, and black sand beaches and offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation.

 

  1. Convenient Transportation

    Auckland has a well-developed transportation system that makes it easy to get around the city. The public transportation system includes buses, trains, and ferries that will take you anywhere you want to go.

    There are also many taxis available if you need a ride somewhere. Car rental agencies are plentiful in Auckland, making it easy to find a car when you need one. And finally, Auckland International Airport is the largest airport in New Zealand and offers flights to many destinations domestically and internationally.