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West Auckland is a region known for its natural wonders. Take a guided eco tour through the untouched natural rainforest or experience the rugged beauty of the wild west coast beaches. Rated as one of the top five best treks, Murawai Horse treks are a delightful way to take in the beauty of West Auckland.
Set on 40 acres in the Waitakere foothills, Crystal Mountain is a purpose-built gallery showcasing New Zealand's largest selection of rare crystals, minerals and fossil specimens from around the world. Make sure you put Muriwai Beach Gannet Colony on your list where you will be entertained by over 1,000 pairs of gannets, squawking, mating, nesting and doing life on the rocky clift tops.
Pet sheep, lambs and other animals at a genuine sheep farm or go honey tasting, or maybe you would like to visit Kumeu to sample the wonderful wines of the West Auckland region.