Discover the otherworldly beauty of New Zealand’s North Island, from Rotorua’s geothermal pools and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves to the Shire at the Hobbiton Movie Set. On this 2-day coach tour from Auckland, you’ll experience ancient Maori traditions with a ‘hangi’ dinner, the filmmaking history of ‘The Lord of the Rings,’ a duck tour and a visit to the Agrodome. Enjoy standard (3 star hotel) or superior (4 star hotel) overnight accommodation in Rotorua.
Take in the highlights of the Northland on this 3-day tour from Auckland, including accommodation. Explore the Bay of Islands, including the Waitangi Treaty Grounds and the seafront towns of Paihia and Russell; enjoy a dolphin-watching cruise around the bay; and journey to the northernmost point of New Zealand on a day tour to Cape Reinga and Ninety Mile Beach. 3- or 4-star accommodation is included.
Combine three of New Zealand’s most popular attractions on this 2-day tour from Auckland. Step into Middle Earth on a tour of the Hobbiton movie set from 'Lord of the Rings,' explore the geothermal landscapes of Rotorua, and cruise through the Waitomo Glowworm Caves. This great-value tour includes hotel pickup, some meals, and overnight accommodation in Rotorua.
Visit some of the best spots in the upper North Island, in this tour from Auckland. From the glittering Waitomo caves and magical Hobbiton to the spray of Huka Falls, benefiting from an experienced guide, convenient transportation, and inclusive entrance tickets. This tour gets you to great locations swiftly.
Explore the Bay of Islands’ rocky islets and pristine beaches on a 3-day tour from Auckland. This comprehensive tour through the Northland includes: a visit to the Waitangi Treaty Grounds to discover Maori history; a drive along Ninety Mile Beach to Cape Reinga, the northernmost point of New Zealand; a boat cruise through the Cape Brett Hole in the Rock; and a sightseeing tour of historic Russell. Enjoy two nights’ overnight accommodation before returning by coach to Auckland.
Get an early start from Auckland to access some of the best sites in the central North Island. Absorb the dark glitter of the Waitomo Caves, the pint-size houses of the set of The Hobbit at 'Hobbiton', and the bubbling geothermal activity of Rotorua and Taupo. Overnight accommodation is sorted for you and the drive goes much quicker with the on board commentary.
This five day independent tour offers the best the North Island has to offer. The tour includes the Bay of Islands with Hole in the Rock cruise, a guided tour of Hobbiton, Rotorua and its many attractions, the famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves and more. Four star hotel accommodation and transportation included.
Travel to the tip of New Zealand and back on this three day tour through sunny Northland. Save time spent on organizing your own itinerary and visit a number of the region’s highlights, including Cape Reinga (the northernmost point in New Zealand), 90 Mile Beach and the iconic Cape Brett Hole-in-the-Rock. Hug a majestic native kauri, try out sand dune surfing and more on this northern adventure.
An independent four-day tour package departing Auckland daily with three nights 4 to 4.5 star accommodation in Rotorua and Wellington. Get the most out of this unique opportunity by marvelling at the shimmering lights of tiny glow worms during a magical subterranean experience at the Waitomo Caves and to take in Rotorua’s impressive geysers, bubbling mud pools, and cultural Maori performances together with a trip to a working New Zealand farm and nature reserve which showcases our native wildlife. You'll also be able to enjoy a trip to the Hobbiton Movie Set on day two and a sightseeing tour of Wellington on your final day. Hotel pick-ups and drop-offs are included for all transfers and activities listed.
Travel round-trip from Auckland to Wellington and discover top New Zealand attractions with ease on this 7-day North Island adventure tour. Marvel at New Zealand’s natural beauty at sites including Cathedral Cove, Hot-Water Beach and Huka Falls. Discover Maori culture and tradition among bubbling mud pools in Rotorua, and explore Hobbiton with your guide. Explore Whakahoro on horseback and take the breathtaking Tongariro Crossing through the volcanic wilderness of the Tongaririo National Park. Visit Te Papa, Wellington’s national museum, and explore the art galleries and botanical gardens.
Discover the North Island on a 3-day guided coach tour, traveling round-trip from Auckland. Experience the magical luminescence of thousands of glowworms during an underground boat ride at Waitomo Glowworm Caves. In Rotorua, visit the Agrodome and experience geothermal wonders like Pohutu Geyser at Te Puia, then learn about Maori traditions with a cultural performance. Enjoy sightseeing at the picturesque lakeside setting of Taupo including its top attraction: Huka Falls. Two nights’ accommodation with hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
Seeing so many North Island highlights within a limited time frame can be tough: this tour makes it easy. Experience what the North Island has to offer with this incredible private two-day adventure. Journey to Middle Earth at the Hobbiton Movie Set Tour, witness the natural magnificence of Rotorua’s geothermal landscape and explore and see glistening glow worms at Waitomo Caves. Explore gardens, parks, Blue Lake and stand below towering Redwoods.
This action-packed seven-day tour encompasses the highlights of both New Zealand islands. It's ideal for first-time visitors who are short on time. Starting in Auckland, stop at Waitomo, Rotorua, Wellington, Kaikoura, Christchurch, Mt. Cook, Queenstown, and more. Ride a scenic train and spot whales on a boat tour. You'll see and do so much more than you could fit in if traveling independently.
Maximise your time in Auckland on this 3-day tour, including a day trip to the Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton. Step into Middle Earth with a tour of the Hobbiton movie set from the Lord of the Rings, tuck into a hobbit-themed lunch, and cruise through the Ruakuri Glowworm Caves. This great-value tour includes airport transfers and 2 nights accommodation in Auckland.
Journey by coach, ferry and railway from the North Island to the South Island of New Zealand during this 5-day trip from Auckland to Christchurch, or vice versa. Ride a boat into the Waitomo Glowworm Caves; see the geothermal wonderland at Te Pua and the Agrodome Sheep Show in Rotorua; take the Interislander ferry across Cook Strait from Wellington; and hop on a Coastal Pacific train from Picton to Kaikoura, where you’ll watch giant sperm whales at play. Enjoy overnight accommodation in Rotorua, Wellington and Kaikoura.
Discover the otherworldly beauty of New Zealand’s North Island, from Rotorua’s geothermal pools and the Waitomo Glowworm Caves to the Shire at the Hobbiton Movie Set. On this 2-day coach tour from Auckland, you’ll experience ancient Maori traditions, the filmmaking history of ‘The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movie. Enjoy standard (4 star hotel) overnight accommodation in Rotorua. 2-day tour of Waitomo Caves, Hobbiton and Rotorua from Auckland Visit the famous Waitomo Caves and learn how the glowworms radiate a magical luminescent light Discover Rotorua's cultural heritage and geothermal activity on a relaxing duck tour by amphibious vehicle! Experience real Maori culture at Tamaki Village with rituals, ceremonies, performances, storytelling and Admire Te Puia with its thermal mud pools and impressive geysers and beautiful kiwi bird watching. Enjoy a scenic drive across the Kaimai Ranges before you head to the Shire and Middle-earth on a Hobbiton Movie Set tour
Remove the hassle of touring New Zealand’s North Island on a 13-day guided tour. Sit back and relax while someone else takes care of the logistics of visiting must-see sites and lesser-known wonders, from the northernmost tip of the country to the capital city. A trip full of variety, with both action-packed adventures and more mellow activities on offer. Twelve nights’ accommodation plus breakfast and dinner are included.
Travel the length of the North Island on this independent tour. Spend two nights in Rotorua at four-star accommodation (included in trip price). Break up the long drive with explorations in glittering glow worm caves, demonstration organic farms, and geothermal park. This tour is family friendly and provides car seats and wheelchair access.
At Haka Tours we believe that size does matter and that's why we only take a max of 16 guests at a time on our 22 seater Haka coach. You'll have a unique Haka Adventure with a passionate local Kiwi guide. This tour is great if you want a magical, yet quick escape to soak up the sun in beautiful Northland.
As the tour starts early in the morning, you can opt to book accommodation with us in Auckland the night before the tour – only having to walk downstairs on day 1 makes for a stress-free morning. Likewise, you can book an extra night at the end of the tour so you are not in a rush once we go our separate ways.
Spend three days exploring the area between Auckland and the Bay of Islands on this nature-focused tour. With a small group of just 15 people or fewer, experience the sub-tropical ecosystem of the North Island, looping through Paihia and Oponi to go sandboarding and visit the swimming beaches, native forests, and the site where New Zealand's treaty was signed. Two nights of a accommodation and all transfers are included, as well as meals and activities per itinerary.
Make this most of your time in New Zealand with this small group tour, which winds through some of the best spots on both islands. From the museums of Wellington to the magnificent Franz Josef glacier, New Zealand has surprises both cultural and natural. This tour allows you to see some of the best spots in New Zealand, traveling in coaches and staying in a range of quality accommodation.
Explore New Zealand's North Island with a small group on this 10-day tour aimed at getting adventurous travelers off the beaten path. Depart from Auckland to explore Rotorua, Tongariro National Park, Wellington, and spend the night in a high-country station. Commentary from your guide addresses the flora, fauna, Maori culture, and history of the area.
Soak up all the North Island highlights on this 5-day journey from Auckland by coach, including a Bay of Islands cruise to see the Hole in the Rock. Your itinerary includes a drive along Ninety Mile Beach at Cape Reinga; enjoy an overnight stay near the bubbling hot springs of Rotorua; a visit to Waitomo Caves for a boat ride through Glowworm Grotto; and a Hobbiton Movie Set tour to see filming locations for ‘The Lord of the Rings.’ Listen to informative commentary on board.
Travel between Auckland and Christchurch and hit every point of interest on the way during this comprehensive 17-day tour of New Zealand. You'll travel with a small group, which ensures personalized attention from your guide, and focus on seeing sights and doing activities that take the group off the beaten path. Highlights include Hahei, the black sand beaches of Raglan, Waitomo Caves, Rotorua, a remote farm at a high-country station, Lake Aniwhenua, the South Island's glaciers, Mt. Cook, and a cruise on Doubtful Sound. Along the way, your guide will provide insightful commentary and answer any questions.