North Island Experience

North Island Experience

If time is short this tour offers a snap shot of the most popular locations in the North Island taking in the beaches and bays at the very top of the North Island, mud pools, geysers and Maori culture in Rotorua and an opportunity to visit the Hobbiton Movie Set.

North Island Experience

New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Bay of Islands > The Coromandel 

9 Days, 8 Nights

Relax and explore the harbour city of Auckland and enjoy a day enjoying the sights, tasting wine and enjoying a great meal.

Grab your car rental and head north to the stunning Bay of Islands. With over 140 islands and numerous small times, there is a wide range of activities and sights to experience. Take a cruise through the Hole in the Rock, swim with dolphins, fish, kayak, swim or simply find your own spot on one of the many beaches.

Continue south to the Coromandel, renowned for pristine beaches, misty forests and a laid-back vibe. Discover Coromandel beaches, spectacular scenery, cafes with fresh seafood and wineries, hot pools, charter boating and fishing, bush walks, beach campsites, music festivals and alternative retreats.
Rotorua is renowned for its geothermal activity and Maori culture. In Te Puia’s Whakarewarewa Valley, there are bubbling mud pools and the 30 meter-tall Pohutu Geyser, which erupts many times daily. Take a drive out an see the Buried Village, go zorbing, enjoy a sheep show or ride the Gondola for spectacular sights of the city.


  • Auckland the City of Sails
  • Bay of Islands
  • Coromandel Peninsula
  • Rotorua


  • Two nights Grand Millennium Hotel, Auckland
  • Two nights Scenic Hotel Bay of Islands
  • Two nights Grand Mercure Puka Park, Coromandel including breakfast daily
  • Two nights Millennium Rotorua
  • Full-day Taste of Auckland Tour including set vineyard lunch
  • Maori Hangi and Cultural Evening, Rotorua
  • Seven days Compact Car Hire including unlimited mileage, Standard Motor Vehicle Insurance, Excess Reduction to Nil Excess, Airport Fees, GPS and GST


Based on departures February 1, 2018 - March 15, 2018
  Price per person from*
Double Occupancy 2299

Group Size

Independent Vacation


February 1, 2018 - March 15, 2018


From $2299 per person based on double occupancy*

Trip Terms

*Prices are quoted in USD and are ‘from’, per person, based on double occupancy. Single supplements apply.  Black-out dates and surcharges apply to certain dates. Pricing is subject to availability and all prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change without notice. Prices are current at time of posting (1/31/18) and may differ when you book your travel. Please call for our current pricing and itinerary details.

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