|1|| ARRIVE AUCKLAND
On arrival in Auckland, 'The City of Sails', seat in coach passengers will be met by our local representative and privately transferred to your hotel. Self drive clients will collect your rental car at the airport and drive to your hotel.
|2||AUCKLAND – ROTORUA
Farewell the ‘City of Sails’ as you travel south to reach the market garden area of Pukekohe. Continue through Hamilton - New Zealand’s fourth largest city and the fertile Waikato region to the ‘Thermal City’of Rotorua. This afternoon is at leisure. This evening enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) & Concert.
Visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mudpools and roaring geysers. Following this, visit Rainbow Springs to see New Zealand’s trout, birds and wildlife before continuing to the Agrodome for a New Zealand farm show. This afternoon, visit Hobbiton Movie Set for a 2 hour guided tour of ‘Middle Earth’. Return to Rotorua for the evening at your leisure.
|4||ROTORUA – WAITOMO – AUCKLAND
Travel over the forested Mamaku Ranges to reach Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves including an underground boat ride viewing the millions of glow worms on the cavern roof. On completion continue through the fertile Waikato area to reach Auckland.
|5|| DEPARTURE DAY
Your arrangements conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car.
Tour itinerary are subject to change without any prior notice, any leaving tour without notice will be liable to additional charges
Itinerary & shopping stop is subject to guide arrangement/traffic
Standard: Standard is equivalent to a good 3-star tourist hotel. These hotels represent excellent value for money and usually have a licensed restaurant and bar on the premises.
Superior: Superior describes hotels in the 3.5 to 4-star category. More often than not, these will be centrally located and offering a wide range of services and facilities.
First Class: First class are central city or resort location hotels at the top end of the scale rating 4 to 4.5 stars. All hotels at this level have excellent facilities, bars and restaurants etc, full services, and many feature swimming pool, spa baths, and a fully equipped gymnasium for the enjoyment of guests.
|Bay of Island||Tanoa Hotel Paihia||Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands||Copthorne Bay of Island|
|Auckland||Ackland City Hotel||Heritage Auckland||Sky City Hotel|
|Scenic Hotel Auckland||Rydges Auckland Hotel||Rendezvous Hotel Auckland|
|Rotorua||Sudima Hotel||Holiday Inn Rotorua||Millennium Rotorua|
|Ibis Rotorua||Distinction Rotorua||Novotel Rotoruo Lakeside|
|Coromandel||Aotearoa Lodge||Pacific Harbour Lodge||Pacific Harbour Lodge|
|Taupo||Lakeland Resort||Wairakei Resort Taupo||Millennium Manuels Taupo|
|Tauranga||Hotel Armitage||Trinity Wharf Tauranga||Trinity Wharf Tauranga|
|Napier||Scenic Hotel Te Pania||Scenic Hotel Te Pania||The Crown Hotel|
|National Park||Skotel||Chateau Tongariro Hotel||Chateau Tongariro Hotel|
|Wellington||West Plaza||James Cook Grand Chancellor Hotel||Coptthorne Hotel Oriental Parade|