Auckland has a number of great places to visit by road within a relatively short drive of the city.
Discover a coastal hamlet at Omaha
Drive time: 70 minutes, about 85km via the toll road.
2. Pohutukawa Coast Highway
This stunning corner of coast and lush country lies south east of Auckland and is an easy drive from the easy of the city.
3. West Coast Scenic Drive
From Titirangi at one end to Swanson at the other, through the bush-clad Waitakere Ranges, enjoying some of the best views available of Auckland and its harbours.