Auckland North Shore Hire Car

Auckland North Shore Attractions

Take time to enjoy Auckland with a North Shore hire car from New Zealand Rent A Car.

North Shore City is full of attractions to suit everyone, with a thriving arts scene, top sport and leisure facilities, great shopping and excellent restaurants and cafés. Whether you wish to cruise the Hauraki Gulf, take a walk in one of the many parks or enjoy a drive out to the beach – the choice is yours. Wherever you choose to travel, for complete independence and convenience, you can see and do it all easily with a hire car from our Auckland North Shore car rental branch.

If you want more detailed info and attraction guides, then take a look at the best things to do on the North Shore. From there, brush up (pun intended) on arts, crafts, and cultural activities on the “Shore”, as well as learn about the history of the region. Finally, indulge your inner pub quiz demon with North Shore trivia and interesting facts.

Or take a look at our sample Auckland Itinerary

There is so much to see and do in the North Shore area, so take a closer look at some of the city’s landmarks and activities accessible by hire car:

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Takapuna Beach

This beautiful beach area is one of the North Shore’s retail and lifestyle hubs. Alongside great cafes and food you’ll find swimming, sailing, and jet-skiing on offer.

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Browns Bay

Shopaholics will love Browns Bay, with great opportunities for retail therapy set in a relaxing, seaside environment. This is an experience not to be missed when visiting North Shore.

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Mairangi Bay Beach Surf Club

Whether you want to catch some great breaks or just dip your toes in the water, Mairangi Bay Beach is a great place to visit on a warm summer’s day, and is fun for the whole family.

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Auckland Harbour Bridge

One of New Zealand’s most famous landmarks, the Auckland Harbour Bridge has played an integral part in the development of the North Shore by opening up the region to commuters and visitors.

devonport at night

Devonport At Night

Not only is Devonport a fantastic place to visit in the day – at night it buzzes to a different tune. If you’re after a fantastic dining and shopping experience, you’ll love Devonport.

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Long Bay Regional Park

Another jewel in the North Shore’s crown is Long Bay Regional Park. This stretch of paradise includes a coastal marine reserve, warm waters for swimming, and golden sand – a great day out.


Piha Beach

One of the most famous beaches in New Zealand (and star of its own popular TV show) Piha Beach is a must-visit location for tourists and locals. Just be sure to swim between the flags!



This remote beach on the westcast of Auckland is a sightseers paradise, and only a short, beautiful drive away. Whatipu is famous for its impressive sand dunes and scenic wetlands.



This charming area of the North Shore has been home to many famous Kiwi, and features houses nestled within native bush. You’ll be able to see Kereru, the native New Zealand wood pigeon.

View our full range of Auckland North Shore hire cars and explore the best of the North Shore at your leisure.

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