Located just a 40-minute ferry ride away from the hustle and bustle of Auckland City, Waiheke Island is a world of its own.
Feel the sand crumble beneath your feet as you wander the islands and idyllic beaches, tantalise your tastebuds at one of the many cafes and restaurants on offer, or simply sit back with a glass of wine and take in the panoramic views at one of Waiheke and stunning vineyards.
Leave all your worries behind because from the moment you step off the ferry at Matiatia Wharf, you are on island time with a range of exciting experiences at your fingertips.
From the adventurers to the sunbathers and everyone in between, Waiheke has something for everyone.
Take it easy and discover the island hidden treasures or get your heart rate up with Waiheke and numerous adrenalin pumping activities.
Thrive off adrenalin? Get a birds-eye view as you zipline through the treetops!
More of a history buff? Head out on a walking tour and discover the fascinating Maori heritage of the island.
If you fancy yourself a bit of a wine connoisseur, spend an afternoon tasting the products at the island award-winning wineries. Check out Batch Winery where you can relax while admiring the beautiful hillside of Whakanewha Regional Park, or head back to the western side of the island for some stunning ocean views over a delicious lunch at Cable Bay Vineyards.
Whether it is a weekend of romance or a fun family day out, Waiheke has so many hidden treasures to explore – and here at Magic Carpet, we’d love to show you around.
So what are you waiting for?