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Best Reasons To Visit Auckland, New Zealand Including New Nonstop Flights

Auckland, New Zealand, the City of Sails
Delta offers nonstop flights to Auckland, New Zealand – the ‘City of Sails’ [Image by Holger Detje from Pixabay]
New Zealand is popular with American travelers for many reasons and its largest city, Auckland is an incredible draw. The city nestles among gorgeous natural beauty and also offers rich cultural diversity. While it is often considered New Zealand’s gateway, Auckland is also a lively destination, with much to see and do. Moreover, to make things even better, Delta Air Lines is now offering new, nonstop flights to the city from Los Angeles. Read on to find out why Auckland is an exciting destination in New Zealand.

Why visit Auckland, New Zealand

Old and new in Auckland
Old and new in Auckland [Image by dave73y from Pixabay]
Known as the “City of Sails,” Auckland nestles on the coastline of North Island in New Zealand and features two harbors filled with luxury yachts. However, the city also features more beaches than many of the country’s resorts.

While the city is often considered a gateway to the rest of New Zealand, it should be considered a great destination in itself. The lively city is surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty and features a rich cultural diversity.

Have an adventure in Auckland

City views from the Sky Tower
City views from the Sky Tower [Image by Beau Compton from Pixabay]
While Queenstown in New Zealand is considered the adventure capital of the world, Auckland also draws adrenaline junkies to enjoy its adventurous side. For bungee jumpers, the city’s Sky Tower and Harbor Bridges are hugely popular. Meanwhile, the city also attracts hikers and canyoners from around the world and popular water sports are available here.

Moreover, for those with the cash, the city offers amazing helicopter and motorbike tours to appreciate its beauty.

Natural beauty

Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland, New Zealand
Shakespear Regional Park [Image by Robin Capper on Flickr]
For those wishing to spend time in nature, Auckland is surrounded by beautiful landscapes. Among its most popular spots are the Waitakere Ranges, Hunua Ranges and Shakespear Regional Park. Here, visitors can enjoy many natural wonders of nature, as well as a backdrop of striking, dormant volcanoes. Meanwhile, Auckland’s beaches are spectacular and well-cared for.

Culture in Auckland

Auckland Museum, New Zealand
Auckland Museum [Image by Duckchul Park from Pixabay]
Those who enjoy history and culture can explore the city’s many museums and art galleries. Moreover, there are many local craft markets and upmarket boutiques available for retail therapy, as well as a vibrant dining scene.

Basically, Auckland and its surroundings are well worth exploring and Delta Air Lines is making it easier than ever for American visitors.

New, nonstop flights to Auckland from Delta Air Lines

Delta Air Lines to fly nonstop between Los Angeles and Auckland
Delta Air Lines to fly nonstop between Los Angeles and Auckland [Image by Cor Gaasbeek from Pixabay]
Delta Air Lines is always expanding its reach with nonstop flights to make travelers’ lives easier. The airline is now offering new nonstop flights to Auckland to make it easier to visit and enjoy the destination.

They are for the first time offering direct flights between Los Angeles, California and Auckland, New Zealand. The new flights take 12 hours and 55 minutes to fly between the two popular cities and will be available all year round.

Flights are available daily between November and March, while April to October will see three flights a week. For US travelers, the daily flight leaves Los Angeles (LAX) at 11 pm each day and is scheduled to arrive in Auckland (AKL) at 7:55 am, two days later in local time. Admittedly, the time difference can make it feel like a long flight, so expect a little jetlag!

Between April and October, flights will leave Auckland on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, leaving Los Angeles on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Get ready to book your Delta nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Auckland, New Zealand for an exciting and worthwhile vacation.


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