Viaduct Basin — an Experience to Leave You Breathless
As night falls, Viaduct Harbour sets a picturesque atmosphere with a kaleidoscope of lights reflected on the surface of the beautiful waters, a sight that won’t fail to take your breath away. Viaduct Basin, also known as the ‘City of Sails’ is located in the heart of Auckland City and bustles with modern restaurants, bars and pubs that offer you many choices for a uniquely perfect night out. Behold the captivating array of boats and yachts moored to the shore and feel the soothing ambience wash away your troubles. Here you could feel the energetic rhythm of the nightclubs that will entertain you with the best music in a tasteful setting.
On a sunny day, be sure to hop on a water taxi and enjoy the fresh air along with luxurious hospitality to entice your mood. Feel the soft breeze and amuse yourself as you click a few snaps of the beauty that surrounds you. The marina dock which ranges up to 60 metres in length accommodates pleasure crafts, yachts and commercial vessels. Visitors can also stop by the Voyager Maritime Museum to discover the rich maritime history of New Zealand. Additionally, during the summer, be delighted as you are bound to bump into free concerts in the area. The high-end waterfront restaurants may be just what you need where you could grab a bite during the day and hang out while relishing the spectacular scenery that lies before you.
Following the 2000 America’s Cup yachting extravaganza hosted in the area, Viaduct Harbour has earned fame amongst a significant number of residents and tourists. Some of the grand events that took place on this spot include the Auckland international boat show, New Zealand’s fashion week and Louis Vuitton Regattas.
An ideal taste of an Auckland hotel should of course be a modern experience. Let it be in a classy hotel Auckland NZ where you could be amongst the key entertainment areas of this fabulous city. Treat yourself to a wonderful stay by choosing the grand Copthorne Hotel Auckland Harbour City, where you can savour the outstanding view of the harbour all the while being in quick reach to the main attractions of the city.