8 Day Northern Spotlight
8 Day Northern Spotlight
Eight day low-cost escorted Northern Spotlight with AAT Kings. Enjoy the highlights of the North Island including the Bay of Islands, Auckland, Waitomo Caves, Rotorua, Wellington and more.
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|Tour Type:||Low Cost Coach Tour|
|From:||Auckland to Wellington|
|Departures:||Sep 2020 to Mar 2021|
|Price:||From (NZD) $2420 per person|
|Tour Operator:||AAT Kings Tours|
|7 nights accommodation in comfortable hotels|
|7 fully cooked breakfasts (B), 1 lunch (L) and 2 dinners (D)|
|Visit the beautiful Bay of Islands|
|See the sights of Auckland|
|Cruise through the famous Hole in the Rock|
|Tour the Glowworm Grotto at Waitomo Caves|
|Feast on a traditional hāngī at a unique dinner experience at the Tamaki Māori Village|
|Discover the arts and traditions of New Zealand's Māori culture|
|View the mighty Huka Falls|
|Visit Te Papa, Museum of New Zealand|
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The afternoon is at leisure for you to explore before meeting your Travel Director for a Welcome Reception.
Stay: VR Queen Street, Auckland
Travel along the scenic Hibiscus Coast to the Bay of Islands. See spectacular scenery as you cruise to Cape Brett and the Hole in the Rock. As you return to Paihia you will pass picturesque islands with deserted sandy beaches and secluded bays.
Stay: Copthorne Hotel and Resort (Garden View) (2 nights) (B, D)
You have a free day in the Bay of Islands. Perhaps enjoy a day of sailing on a tall ship. Your Travel Director will assist you in booking your chosen optional experiences. (B)
Enjoy a leisurely morning before your return to Auckland. Your journey takes you to Whangarei, the northern-most city in New Zealand, where you can wander around the art galleries and through the marina in the Town Basin. Later, enjoy a stop at Parry Kauri Park and take a walk among New Zealand’s native forest giants, the Kauri trees, before arriving into Auckland.
Stay: VR Queen Street, Auckland (B)
After a tour of Auckland’s city sights this morning, journey south through the fertile Waikato agricultural district. Explore the amazing Waitomo Caves, and tour the famous Glowworm Grotto by boat. From here your journey continues to Rotorua. A very entertaining cultural experience awaits you at the Tamaki Māori Village. Experience a powerful Haka challenge, witness a concert showcasing traditional Māori culture, and dine at a traditional Māori Hangi feast Highlight Dinner.
Stay: Hotel Ibis Rotorua (2 nights) (B, D)
Relax or explore Rotorua at your own pace. (B)
Journey through tall pine forests and verdant farmland today to spectacular Huka Falls and serene Lake Taupo. Continue through the rich farming lands of the Manawatu to Wellington, the nation’s capital.
Stay: Travelodge (B)
Your special packed lunch today won’t only be wholesome, it will also feed a Kiwi child who may otherwise go without, through the charity ‘Eat My Lunch’. This morning enjoy a city tour of Wellington, taking in panoramic views from the summit of Mt. Victoria. There’ll be time to explore the Parliament buildings and the ‘Beehive’, home to New Zealand’s politicians, as well as the many fascinating exhibits at Te Papa Museum of New Zealand.
Your holiday ends in the early afternoon. (B, L)
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