Te Arai Beach, with it’s unusual rocky point and pure white sand, is one of our favourite weekend getaway spots for surfing, walking or just chilling out.
In this section we’ll share some of our experiences in the Auckland region. Looking for more ideas on things to do and places to see when visiting the region? You’ll want to check out our Top things to do in Auckland guide.
Duder Regional Park is located on Whakakaiwhara Peninsula, a small finger of landing jutting out into the Tamaki Strait, with great Hauraki Gulf views.
One of Auckland’s less popular West Coast beaches, Anawhata is just a few kilometres north of well-known Piha but it feels far more remote and untouched.