on what time your flight arrives I will pick you up at the Airport and
take you on a city tour of Auckland before taking you to your
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,
Day 7Your last day of tour will be a 2-3 hr cruise from Whitianga taking you through some of the splendid coastline and bays of the Coromandel Peninsula to Cathedral Cave. You will have plenty of time here before leaving for Auckland for your night's accommodation.
Your flight out
The Total Cost For This Tour
2 Persons - NZ $4790.00 each
4 Persons - NZ $3495.00 each
7 Nights 4 Star accommodation with 5 breakfasts
7 Days Private Flexible Touring including Airport transport
Driving Creek Railway at Coromandel
Waitangi Treaty Grounds Entry
Hole in the Rock Cruise Bay of Islands
Cathedral Cave Cruise Whitianga