New Zealand North Island Bay of Islands Tour & Self-Drive – 8 days
Experience so many North Island highlights in a week! First up is the Bay of Islands tour and your chance to absorb all the valuable information from your local driver guide.
The escorted journey includes the seaside town of Paihia and a tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds. There’s also a full day adventure to Cape Reinga and Ninety Mile Beach and a cruise to the famous Hole in the Rock.
After you arrive back in Auckland, it’s time to travel at your own pace through the heart of the North Island on this self-drive tour. Journey south through the Waikato countryside to Rotorua, the Maori culture capital of New Zealand. Then head to the Art Deco city of Napier in the Hawkes Bay area, home to New Zealand’s oldest vineyards. The final leg of your trip travels through the Wairarapa region to the capital city of Wellington.
Why you’ll love this trip:
- Discover the beautiful Bay of Islands with local insight from your experienced guide.
- Enjoy time to explore at your leisure on the drive from Auckland to Wellington.
- Experience the many wonders of New Zealand’s North Island in a neat holiday package!
Your Holiday Includes:
- Accommodation – 7 nights hotels or motels, typically 3-star
- Standard rooms with private facilities, based on twin share
- Tour – Bay of Islands tour in air-conditioned coach with driver-guide
- Bay Hole in the Rock cruise
- Cape Reinga & Ninety Mile Beach full day tour
- Car hire – 5 days car rental
- Pick up Auckland and drop off Wellington
Departs Daily from Auckland:
2021 – 25 April to 10 June, 25 July to 10 September, 10 October to 30 November
Note: Departures are subject to confirmation at time of booking and price may vary depending on your travel date. Please ask us for travel outside of these dates.
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All prices are per person, based on twin share, and listed in Australian dollars (AUD). The package is subject to confirmation at the time of booking and prices may change without notice. Booking conditions and cancellation fees apply.
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