A magnificent blend of olive groves, vineyards, beaches, forest and farmland, the Waiheke Island offers a wide range of activities including vineyard & winery tours, sea kayaking, mountain biking, sightseeing and more. Visitors can take part in adventure tours, culture tours and more. You can arrive at the island by taking a ferry from Half Moon Bay or Auckland. With unparalleled natural splendour, the island makes for an ideal romantic getaway. An Auckland city hotel suitable for both business and leisure travellers is Copthorne Hotel Auckland City. With excellent facilities and attentive service, it is an excellent central Auckland hotel.