6 Day Northern Rapture

6 Days / 5 Nights
From NZ$2,335 per person Per Person Twin Share
Per Person Twin Share

This 6 day tour commences in Wellington, recently named as ‘the coolest little capital in the world’ by Lonely Planet, and finishes in Auckland after visiting Lake Taupo, Rotorua and the stunning Coromandel.

 

Highlights

  • Wellington, the nation's capital
  • Thermal wonderland of Rotorua
  • Stunning Coromandel Peninsula

Departure Dates

2017: Oct 3 & 17, Nov 28, Dec 5. 2018: Jan 16, Feb 6 & 27, Mar 27. Contact us for April onwards departure dates.

Day 1:  Arrive Wellington
On arrival in Wellington you will be greeted at the airport and transported to your downtown city hotel.

Day 2:  Taupo, Rotorua
Leaving the city behind you will travel through rolling farmland and along the Desert Road to the popular lakeside resort of Taupo. Stop to view the mighty Huka Falls and travel past massive pine forests to reach Rotorua, centre of Maori culture and famous for its geysers, boiling mud pools and steaming craters.

Day 3:  At Rotorua
Today visit the Agrodome to see a unique New Zealand farm show, followed by a visit to Te Puia, home to Te Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve and the Maori Arts & Crafts Centre.  Witness nature's thermal wonders including silica terraces and the famous Pohutu Geyser.  The evening takes you to Tamaki Village for an evening Maori culture and feasting on Hangi kai.

Day 4:  Hobbiton, Pauanui
Travel to Matamata where you will join a tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set that was used in The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies, then travel on to Pauanui beach resort for your overnight stay.

Day 5:  Coromandel, Auckland
Enjoy the beautiful, rugged area fringed with dozens of excellent beaches.  On to Auckland in the afternoon and enjoy a farewell dineer tonight with your new found friends.

Day 6:  Depart Auckland
Sadly, your holiday ends today and you will be transferred to Auckland airport to connect with your onward flight.

  • 5 nights premium accommodation
  • Full breakfast daily & 4 dinners
  • Authentic Maori Village
  • Hobbiton Movie Set & Farm Tour
  • Agrodome Farm Show
  • Te Puia Thermal Reserve
  • Driving Creek Railway, Coromandel
  • Auckland City Tour
  • Wellington Sightseeing Tour
  • Polynesian Spa, Rotorua
  • Rotorua Duck Tour

Description & Highlights

This 6 day tour commences in Wellington, recently named as ‘the coolest little capital in the world’ by Lonely Planet, and finishes in Auckland after visiting Lake Taupo, Rotorua and the stunning Coromandel.

 

Itinerary

Day 1:  Arrive Wellington
On arrival in Wellington you will be greeted at the airport and transported to your downtown city hotel.

Day 2:  Taupo, Rotorua
Leaving the city behind you will travel through rolling farmland and along the Desert Road to the popular lakeside resort of Taupo. Stop to view the mighty Huka Falls and travel past massive pine forests to reach Rotorua, centre of Maori culture and famous for its geysers, boiling mud pools and steaming craters.

Day 3:  At Rotorua
Today visit the Agrodome to see a unique New Zealand farm show, followed by a visit to Te Puia, home to Te Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve and the Maori Arts & Crafts Centre.  Witness nature's thermal wonders including silica terraces and the famous Pohutu Geyser.  The evening takes you to Tamaki Village for an evening Maori culture and feasting on Hangi kai.

Day 4:  Hobbiton, Pauanui
Travel to Matamata where you will join a tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set that was used in The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies, then travel on to Pauanui beach resort for your overnight stay.

Day 5:  Coromandel, Auckland
Enjoy the beautiful, rugged area fringed with dozens of excellent beaches.  On to Auckland in the afternoon and enjoy a farewell dineer tonight with your new found friends.

Day 6:  Depart Auckland
Sadly, your holiday ends today and you will be transferred to Auckland airport to connect with your onward flight.

Included In Package

  • 5 nights premium accommodation
  • Full breakfast daily & 4 dinners
  • Authentic Maori Village
  • Hobbiton Movie Set & Farm Tour
  • Agrodome Farm Show
  • Te Puia Thermal Reserve
  • Driving Creek Railway, Coromandel
  • Auckland City Tour

Optional Extras

  • Wellington Sightseeing Tour
  • Polynesian Spa, Rotorua
  • Rotorua Duck Tour
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