Waiheke Island is the ultimate island retreat. You’ll feel another world away, and yet Waiheke is just a 35-minute ferry ride from downtown Auckland. Known as the island of wine for its many wineries and vineyards, a wine tasting or tour is a must.
Read more about why this Island is so incredible over at: The Guardian and The New York Times. Discover more great tips about Waiheke here.
We've also put together some useful links and resources below.
WAIHEKE ISLAND MAP
WAIHEKE TIDE TIMES
WAIHEKE FERRY TRANSPORT
There are now three major ferry providers servicing Waiheke. Both Fullers and Explore Waiheke are passenger only services and depart from downtown city, Auckland. Sealink offers vehicle and passenger transfers, departing from Half Moon Bay in East Auckland. They also offer a small number of downtown city departures. As timetables are seasonal and subject to change, it is recommended to always check the latest timetables online.