February 14 is nearly upon us, and love is in the air. Indeed, it’s true that Auckland has some pretty romantic spots. Whether it’s taking a sunset-coloured walk or cuddling with your other half on grassland, there’s plenty of intimate places to kiss at in Auckland.
1. Takapuna Beach
As one of the best beaches and sunset places in Auckland, nothing beats watching the waves drift slowly in and out as you cuddle up with your love. Certainly, not a bad setting for a sign of affection.
2. North Head Devonport
A majestic sunset atop the grassland at North Head is the perfect romantic location. Perch yourselves down with a picnic, take in the therapeutic ocean breeze and wait for the right moment for a smooch.
3. Mount Victoria
Another excellent place for a kiss in Devonport. With views of the whole city and a picturesque Auckland skyline…it’s an ideal space for some quality time with your partner morning or evening.
4. A dreamy rooftop
Auckland has the most satisfying rooftop experience in New Zealand – which is ideal for a romantic ambience both night and day. From Sky Tower to bars like La Zeppa…you’ll surely spice up your love. See our list of the best rooftops in Auckland.
5. Auckland Domain
Surround yourself with history at one of the best picnic places and oldest parks in Auckland. With plenty of space, it’s a delightful spot to dive into endless conversations with your partner or date, that will indeed, end in a kiss.
6. The Pink Walkway
Another stunning landmark with glass walls, LED lighting and a bright pink walkway, a romantic place to say the least. Grab your bae and head for a night walk, we promise those love-heart feelings will be brought to the surface in no time.
7. Harbour Bridge
At nightfall, watch as the Harbour Bridge begins to glow in wonderful lights. Definitely, the perfect place for a romantic night-time stroll with your lover. Additionally, you can go bungy jumping here which makes an iconic date idea.
8. On the docks
Auckland is surrounded by marinas where stunning boats wait to set sail. Naturally, when the red sun begins to set, it makes a lovely backdrop to share memorable moments with your partner. From Silo to Westhaven Marina and more, romance comes alive.
9. Waikowhai Park
A beautiful park that doubles as a relaxing coastal walkway for the perfect day out. After a morning spent hiking through the trails you’ll find plenty of wonderful places to kiss or to catch the most romantic views in Auckland.
Editing contribution by Megan Zara Walsh