Travelers are voting Rangitoto Island, Watchman Island and Musick Point as the best of 14 coastal areas near Auckland City. There are 1 coastal area near Tauranga a city just 96 km from Auckland City and 3 coastal areas near New Plymouth which is 157 km distant. The most popular of these are Port of Tauranga near Tauranga and Sugar Loaf Marine Reserve in New Plymouth. You can find 16 coastal areas in Auckland and 87 coastal areas in the country of New Zealand. Our members favorite in Auckland is Musick Point and Rangitoto Island is the top pick in New Zealand. Want more? Check out our map of coastal areas near Auckland City.