Brilliant Bay of Islands

6 Day Guided Tour from Auckland to Auckland with APT

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on APT's 6 Day Brilliant Bay of Islands. Explore the Bay of Islands on a cruise and uncover the beautiful inner islands, incredible marine life and Māori culture that makes this such an enchanting region.

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Scenic / Cultural
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New Zealand
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1 Arrive Auckland
Your journey begins today in Auckland. Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Stay Two Nights: Auckland, Grand Millennium Hotel
2 Auckland
Choose your selected sightseeing activity today from a range of exciting and immersive inclusions.  (B/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Hop aboard one of the yachts in the Pride of Auckland fleet and enjoy a cruise on Waitemata Harbour. Or perhaps you may choose to discover the diverse art and culture of New Zealand at the Auckland Museum.
3 Auckland, Bay of Islands
Cross Auckland's Harbour Bridge this morning and travel along the Hibiscus Coast. Stop at Matakohe's Kauri Museum for an insight into the pioneering history of the country's Northland region. Continue to the Bay of Islands. Stay Two Nights: Bay of Islands, Copthorne Hotel and Resort (B/D)

Signature Experiences:
  • Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, where the original treaty between the British and Māori people was signed.
4 Bay of Islands
Today, discover the spectacular Bay of Islands region with a wide variety of included sightseeing activities. (B)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Perhaps take a day tour to Cape Reinga, New Zealand's northernmost point, and visit the iconic lighthouse. You may alternatively choose to enjoy a mini-tour of Russell.
5 Bay of Islands, Auckland
Meander through the Bay of Island's inner islands, admiring the sandy beaches and rocky outcrops. This evening, be treated to a special Pacific-themed dinner with New Zealand produce at the hotel. Stay: Auckland, Grand Millennium Hotel (B/D)

Signature Experiences:
  • Explore the spectacular Bay of Islands on a dolphin-watching cruise to Cape Brett and the famous Hole in the Rock.
6 Depart Auckland
Your journey comes to an end today. After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward flight. (B)

APT Inclusions

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Journey Highlights
  • Discover the Bay of Islands region as you join a catamaran and enjoy a cruise to Cape Brett and the Hole in the Rock
  • See where the original treaty between the British and New Zealand's Maori people was signed at Waitangi Treaty Grounds
  • In Auckland, the shores are studded with a diverse array of sightseeing choices and opportunities
Trip Inclusions
  • APT's Freedom of Choice Inclusions in 2 locations
  • Return airport transfers and porterage
  • Services of an APT Tour Director and Driver
Included Meals
  • Finest dining - a total of 8 meals are included throughout this tour
  • 5 nights hand-picked accommodation
  • Nestled amid 60 acres of subtropical gardens, relax in your own oasis at the Copthorne Hotel and Resort Bay of Islands
  • Stay in centrally-located excellence at the Grand Millennium Auckland, and be at the heart of the cosmopolitan city
Trip Notes
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Prices are fully inclusive of all sightseeing, entrance fees, cruises, meals as specified and accommodation
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included

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Friday 11 Sep 2020 Wednesday 16 Sep 2020 112per person 2,683per person Enquire
Friday 25 Sep 2020 Wednesday 30 Sep 2020 112per person 2,683per person Enquire
Friday 11 Sep 2020 Wednesday 16 Sep 2020 150solo traveller 3,595solo traveller Enquire
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