A Highlight Tour of the central North Island
- Real New Zealand BBQ Experience
- Glow-worm Tour
- Sheep Shearing
- Maori Experience
- Hobbit Film Location Tour
- Wildlife Sanctuaries
- Deer Velvet
- Jet Boat Tour
- Garden Tour
- New Zealand Guides & Host
Waitomo Wonderland Depart Auckland heading for Waitomo, famous for its magical glow-worms and amazing limestone formations. Spend the day in this rural part of the Waikato region with a real New Zealand BBQ experience to fuel your adventures. You will see glow-worms, amazing limestone formations and waterfalls. End your day in Rotorua with a Maori performance and traditional Maori Hangi (food cooked underground on hot stones) for dinner.
Rotorua Highlights Step into the lush pastures of the Shire™, as featured in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies this morning before heading to a wildlife sanctuary to meet New Zealand’s most famous bird, the Kiwi. Then take a look at some Deer Velvet and see a sheep shorn before having dinner at one of the most spectacular viewing points over the city.
Rotorua Highlights continued, Visit a thermal wonderland today. A spectacular showcase of New Zealand’s most colourful and unique geothermal elements sculpted by thousands of years of volcanic activity. Then take a Jet boat tour on the spectacular Waikato river. On our way back to Auckland we’ll show you New Zealand’s best kept secret, a garden tour not to be missed!
- 3 Meals + water and some snacks per day. Stops included for personal purchases.
- 2 nights
- All activity costs, guiding, travel fees and NZ taxes
- Airfares, Airport Transfers and Airport Taxes not included