devonport tours Devonport Explorer Tour

In just one hour you can stand on two volcanic cones, see the charm of historical Devonport and enjoy unsurpassed views of the Auckland region. Visit Maori pa sites and the interesting network of tunnels and forts on North Head. From the city's best vantage point, see why Auckland is called "The City of Sails".


Availability: Tour operates daily and departs from outside the Devonport Ferry Terminal
Time: 2 hours
Tour Price: $40 adult, $20 child. (ferry fares are included)
Fitness: Easy



  • Good walking shoes, sun block and a sun hat.
  • A light rain jacket, depending on the time of year and conditions.
  • Camera.



Ferry Departs Auckaland Tour Bus Departs Outside Devonport Ferry Terminal
10.00am 10.25am
11.00am 11.25am
12.00 noon 12.25pm
1:00pm 1:25pm
2:00pm 2:25pm
3:00pm 3:25pm


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Travel Alert: Half Moon Bay Low Tides

Please be advised that the following services will be operated by bus due to low tides:

Sunday 23 July 2017

12.30pm Auckland – HMB

1.15pm HMB – Auckland

Monday 24 July 2017

1.30pm Auckland to HMB

2.15pm HMB to Auckland

Tuesday 25 July 2017

1.30pm Auckland to HMB

2.15pm HMB to Auckland

2.30pm Auckland to HMB

3.15pm HMB to Auckland


Wednesday 26 July 2017

2.30pm Auckland to HMB

3.15pm HMB to Auckland

3.30pm Auckland to HMB

4.15pm HMB to Auckland

Waiheke Bus Company Travel Alert, Thursday 6 July 2017

The Bus Stop outside Ostend Placemakers (stop 1509) will be closed due to road works until Monday the 31st of July. 

Please use the alternative stop:
Please catch the Bus routes 1,1A,2,2X,3 and 4 from Ostend Road near Natzka Road (1170).

Any questions please contact Auckland Transport on (09) 366 6400.