Travel to the dormant volcano island just off the coast of Auckland. Climb to the summit and experience panoramic views.
Dominating the Hauraki Gulf with its conical peak, Rangitoto Island is an Auckland icon. This popular summit walk begins at Rangitoto Wharf and climbs through lava fields and forest to the island’s peak at 259m above sea level. The walk is easily accessible, with regular 25-minute ferries leaving for Rangitoto Wharf from Auckland City's viaduct daily. To find out more, visit the DOC website (Department of Conservation).