Destination guide

The cozy city of Howick awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Howick. This welcoming city allures visitors with its coffeehouses and shopping. Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World and Mt. Eden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Howick

Do you want to find things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Howick a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kelly Tarlton's Underwater World (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Auckland Zoo (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Grange Golf Course (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Rainbow's End (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Vector Wero Whitewater Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Parnell Baths (8.1 mi / 13 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Howick

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Howick is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mt. Eden (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • One Tree Hill Domain (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Auckland Domain (8.7 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Oneroa Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Onetangi Beach (11.5 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Kohimarama Beach (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Howick

The nearest airport is in Auckland (AKL-Auckland Intl.), located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city center.

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