I will pick you up from the Airport and take you to your accommodation in Auckland.
Today we will drive to Paihia the heart of the Bay of islands. We will stop off at various attractions along the way. The afternoon will be spent at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, one of the most historic parts of New Zealand history. You can enjoy a guided tour and also some time strolling around these panoramic grounds with fabulous views across to the Bay of Islands. We will return to Paihia for your night's accommodation.
Today we will make our way up to historic Kerikeri where in 1814 Reverend Samuel Marsden arrived in the Bay of Islands and held New Zealand's first church service.
The Stone Store and the Mission House (Kemp House) built by Marsden’s early missionaries are New Zealand’s oldest standing European buildings. It is now known as the Mission Stonehouse Store and well worth a visit. We will then make our way to Wairere Boulders the only known basalt boulder valley world-wide with huge rocks in the middle of clay country. The rocks are over 2 million years old and there are some lovely short walks to explore this very unusual region in New Zealand. We will then make our way across to Opononi on the West Coast for your night's accommodation,
Your night's accommodation will be in Whakatane.
The Total Cost For This Tour :
2 Persons - NZ $8145.00 each
4 Persons - NZ $5040.00 each
14 Nights 4 Star accommodation with 8 breakfasts (Self contained other accommodation)
14 Days Private Flexible Touring including Airport Transfers
Kiwi House Entry & Native Bird Park
Waitomo Caves Tour
White Island Cruise incl lunch
Hole In the Rock Cruise
Waiwere Boulders Entry
Treaty of Waitangi Grounds
1 Hour Train Journey Coromandel
Whakarewarewa Tour incl lunch