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Things to do in Mangere

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Office
“Without having Auckland International Airport you may not even be in Auckland! Check out there website for Flight Arrival and Departure times, how to travel to and from my Airbnb - Central to All Home and Location where you are welcome to check in to stay, See you soon!”
  • 14 locals recommend
Zoo
“A mix of zoo exhibits, including a butterfly house, plus a dinosaur area, a kids playground & train. Cafe on site, perfect for lunch in the sun.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“A good hike, with fabulous views. One of Auckland's only volcanoes with a lava cone feature. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Food
“Wonderful place for lunch, brillaint wines and platters. Booking essential.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Transportation
“Everything you need is here.....two supermarkets, plus most takeaway outlets with international cuisine options. There's also three health clinics, 2 pharmacies and a post shop for your essential needs. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Great Mini Golf spot, actually closer to the airport! Also has a lovely butterfly creek next door. Both are great spots to visit. Mini golf I feel is quite popular with the family as well. Good entertainment for a few hours along with some lunch.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“This place is right next to butterfly creek. This is Auckland’s only urban high ropes activity park. Rocket Ropes has something for everyone including a fun, low, preschool Rocketeer Course for ages 2-6, as well as the Croc Tower which includes 3 exciting and challenging levels from 1.5m up to 6m!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Farm
“A MUST DO in summer, they do the best strawberry icecreams which are HUGE!!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Transportation
“This fertile, historic land was occupied by NZ indigenous Maori, for centuries, however was confiscated during European colonisation and subsequently sold to a European family at the time. The land is now being occupied to prevent a housing development from being undertaken by Fletcher building. The history of the confiscation and subsequent plans for development are illustrated at the site. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Allow approximately 30 mins to drive to/from airport. International flight check in is at least 2 hours prior to departure. Domestic flight check in at least 30 min. prior.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“For a delicious wine tasting or glass of wine with a platter before you head to or from the airport - lovely setting”
  • 3 locals recommend
Store
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“Part of the complex of walking tracks from Mangere Bridge. A great perspective on the Manukau Harbour.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Lovely gastro pub that has both indoor and outdoor seating. Great food menu that is updated regularly along with a great selection of drinks. Close to the airport.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Car Rental
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bar
“Lovely gastro pub that has both indoor and outdoor seating. Great food menu that is updated regularly along with a great selection of drinks. Close to the airport.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“600 metres, 3 minutes by walk Takeaway only Vegetarian friendly No alcohol available”
  • 1 local recommends
Fast Food Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
Meal Delivery
Meal Takeaway
  • 1 local recommends
Chinese Restaurant

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