Iconic North Island

8 Day Guided Tour from Wellington to Auckland with APT

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Guided Tour Starts In
Starts In
Wellington
Guided Tour Ends In
Ends In
Auckland
Accomodation
Accomodation
4.5 - 5 Star
40
Max Group Size
40
Guided Tour
Trip Style
Guided Tour
Scenic / Cultural
Trip Style
Scenic / Cultural
Countries Explored:
New Zealand
Trip Operated By:
APT
APT
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Trip Code:
NZWAN8

Itinerary

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1 Arrive Wellington
On arrival, be met at the airport and transfer to your hotel where you have the afternoon to relax. Stay: InterContinental Wellington (D)
2 Wellington, Napier
Drive through the Rimutaka Ranges en route to Napier. Stay: Napier, Scenic Te Pania Hotel (B/D)

Signature Experiences:
  • On arrival in Napier, discover the city on an Art Deco tour.
3 Napier, Taupo, Rotorua
Journey through Esk Valley and Te Pohue, stopping at the charming town of Taupo. Travel to Rotorua, then tonight enjoy a special Signature Experience. Stay Two Nights: Millennium Hotel Rotorua, located on beautiful Lake Rotorua (B/D)

Signature Experiences:
  • Enjoy the dance, music and culture of the Māori people during a traditional Hāngī feast.
4 Rotorua
Select from a range of activities today. The evening is yours at leisure to further explore. (B)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Perhaps enjoy a sheep show at the Agrodome followed by a kiwi encounter and a visit to Te Puia Thermal Reserve. Choose to visit Wai-O-Tapu; experience Middle-earth during a tour of the Hobbiton Movie Set; or explore Redwood Treewalk with a Māori guide.
5 Rotorua, Auckland
Travel through Waikato farmland to Cambridge and Auckland. Choose from a range of included sightseeing activities today. Stay: Auckland, Crowne Plaza (B/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Perhaps cruise on Waitemata Harbour; head off on a Waiheke Island wine and olive tasting tour; explore the Auckland Museum; get up close to marine life at Kelly Tarlton's Sea Life Aquarium; or set off into the Waitakere Rainforest.
6 Auckland, Bay of Islands
Continue north to the Bay of Islands. Stay Two Nights: Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands (B)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Step aboard a catamaran and enjoy a cruise to Cape Brett and the Hole in the Rock.
7 Bay of Islands
Choose your Freedom of Choice sightseeing activity today, before enjoying a Farewell Dinner with your fellow travellers. (B/D)

Freedom of Choice:
  • Go sailing on a tall ship; embark on a dolphin-watching cruise; ferry to Russell; or visit Cape Reinga.
8 Bay of Islands, Depart Auckland
Travel from the Bay of Islands back to Auckland where your tour will conclude. (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
  • Step back in time to the 1930s as you enjoy an Art Deco High Tea experience in the seaside city of Napier
  • Spend two nights amid the spectacular Bay of Islands, exploring all they have to offer
Trip Inclusions
  • Enriching Signature Experiences and Freedom of Choice Inclusions
  • APT Tour Director, plus expert local guides
Included Meals
  • 7 Breakfasts and 5 Dinners are included throughout this tour
Accommodation
  • Discover an authentic and memorable experience that captures the essence of Wellington at this first-class hotel
Trip Notes
  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Ask us about pre and post accommodation
  • Te Waonui Forest Retreat is subject to seasonality
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included

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Thursday 21 Nov 2019 Thursday 28 Nov 2019 152per person 3,643per person Sold Out
Tuesday 26 Nov 2019 Tuesday 03 Dec 2019 152per person 3,643per person Enquire
Thursday 12 Dec 2019 Thursday 19 Dec 2019 152per person 3,643per person Sold Out
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Thursday 06 Feb 2020 Thursday 13 Feb 2020 152per person 3,643per person Enquire
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Tuesday 14 Apr 2020 Tuesday 21 Apr 2020 144per person 3,451per person Enquire
Thursday 01 Oct 2020 Thursday 08 Oct 2020 144per person 3,451per person Enquire
Thursday 21 Nov 2019 Thursday 28 Nov 2019 196solo traveller 4,699solo traveller Sold Out
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Thursday 30 Jan 2020 Thursday 06 Feb 2020 196solo traveller 4,699solo traveller Sold Out
Thursday 06 Feb 2020 Thursday 13 Feb 2020 196solo traveller 4,699solo traveller Enquire
Monday 10 Feb 2020 Monday 17 Feb 2020 196solo traveller 4,699solo traveller Sold Out
Thursday 20 Feb 2020 Thursday 27 Feb 2020 196solo traveller 4,699solo traveller Enquire
Thursday 02 Apr 2020 Thursday 09 Apr 2020 196solo traveller 4,699solo traveller Enquire
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Trip Notes
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