8 Day Iconic North Island

8 Day Iconic North Island

Explore the wonderful sights of the North Island with APT. Discover the capital, Wellington, whose harbour is world renowned. Travel north to witness the geothermal geysers of Rotorua before visiting the scenic Bay of Islands. Complete your journey 8 days later in Auckland.

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Tour Info

Tour Type: Premium Coach Tour
From: Wellington to Auckland
Departures: Nov 2019 to Oct 2020
Price: From (NZD) $3985 per person
Tour Operator: APT Tours
Duration: 8 Days
Tour Code: nzwan8

Inclusions

8 nights in premium accommodation
12 meals – 7 breakfasts (B) and 5 dinners (D)
Immerse yourself in Māori culture at a hāngī feast in Rotorua
Dine at Longlands Farm and enjoy a dairy farm tour
Explore the stunning Bay of Islands on a dolphin watching cruise

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Day by Day Tour Itinerary

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Day 1
Arrive Wellington

On arrival, be met at the airport and transfer to your hotel where you have the afternoon to relax.

Stay: InterContinental Wellington (D)

Day 2
Wellington - Napier

Travel through scenic Woodville and Waipukurau to the seaside city of Napier. On arrival, enjoy an Art Deco high tea.

Stay: Scenic Te Pania Hotel (B, D)

Day 3
Napier - Taupō - Rotorua

Depart Napier and journey through Esk Valley and Te Pohue, stopping at the charming town of Taupo. Travel to Rotorua, the geothermal capital of New Zealand. Then tonight enjoy a special Signature Experience.

Stay: Millennium Hotel Rotorua (2 nights) (B, D)

Day 4
Rotorua - Freedom of Choice

In Rotorua choose from a range of activities: the Agrodome Farm Show, an eco-thermal tour, a visit to Hobbiton, or a trip to the Rotorua Museum. (B)

Day 5
Rotorua - Auckland

Travel through Waikato farmland to Cambridge and Auckland. Choose from a range of included sightseeing activities today.

Perhaps cruise on Waitemata Harbour; head off on a Waiheke Island wine and olive tasting tour; explore the Auckland Museum; get up close to marine life at Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium; or set off into the Waitakere Rainforest.

Stay: Crowne Plaza Auckland (B, D)

Day 6
Auckland - Bay of Islands - Freedom of Choice

Continue north to the Bay of Islands. Admire the view over Waitemata Harbour as we cross the busy Auckland Harbour Bridge. Follow the east coast Pacific Ocean Drive to Paihia in the spectacular Bay of Islands.

Stay: Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands (2 nights) (B)

Day 7
Bay of Islands - Freedom of Choice

This morning explore the Bay of Islands, home to 144 islands, on your preferred sightseeing activity. Take a tall ship sailing adventure or embark on a dolphin watching cruise. Play a round of golf or cruise to Russell to see New Zealand’s first European settlement. Discover Kerikeri or visit the northernmost point of New Zealand at Cape Reinga. Finally enjoying a Farewell Dinner with your fellow travellers. (B, D)

Day 8
Bay of Islands - Depart Auckland

Travel from the Bay of Islands back to Auckland where your tour will conclude. (B)

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8 Day Iconic North Island
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Tour Code: nzwan8
From (NZD) $3985 per person
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Departures: Nov 2019 to Oct 2020

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