Auckland is the largest metropolitan area in both Polynesia and New Zealand, with a population of 1.45 million people. It is in the northern half of the North Island, on a narrow isthmus of land that joins the Northland peninsula to the rest of the North Island.
Arrive at Auckland International airport and shuttle bus transfer (Seat In Coach - SIC) to hotel. The rest of today is free at own leisure. Overnight in Auckland.DAY 02: AUCKLAND / WAITOMO / ROTORUA (Breakfast / Hangi Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel restaurant. Travel south (SIC) passing Hamilton, Te
Awamutu, and Otorohanga, we arrive at
Waitomo. Here we will embark on a boat
and cruise into a grotto illuminated by
countless of tiny glow worm suspended
from the cave ceiling. Continue across
Lake Karapiro and Fitzgerald Glade, to
the famous geothermal city of Rotorua
for overnight stay. Then enjoy the Famous Maori concert and Hangi feast. Overnight in Rotorua.
Breakfast at hotel restaurant.Today, experience the many sights that Rotorua has to offer by SIC. Discover three of Rotorua's best visitor attractions - Gain an insight into New Zealand's Māori culture at Te Puia, then experience Rotorua's famous geothermal activity with a tour of the neighbouring Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley - a place where mud pools bubble and boil and geysers shoot steam high into the air. See also Te Puia's woodcarving and weaving schools and see how these ancient Maori art forms are being passed on to a new generation of master artist. Then transfer for Rainbow Springs Nature Park - get up close to all kinds of native flora and fauna including the famous kiwi, a flightless native bird. Wander through native forest and discover New Zealand birds,fish,lizards (including the ancient tuatara) as well as exotic animals around the world. Then see agricultural industry in action at the Agrodome - a working organic farm where can find out all about farming life in Newe Zealand. Watch a sheep shearing display and sheep dog trials where the hard - working farm dogs show their amazing skills. Overnight in Rotorua.
Breakfast at hotel restaurant. Then travel north (SIC) via Hamilton - New Zealand's fourth largest city and fertile Waikato region to the "The City of Sails" Auckland. Overnight in Auckland.
Breakfast at hotel restaurant. Transfer to Auckland International Airport for flight bound home, taking with you unforgettable and pleasant memories of a wonderful of New Zealand.
- 4 Nights accommodation at 3 star Hotel
- Meals as mentioned in the
itinerary (4 Breakfast & 1 Dinner)
- Seat In Coach (SIC) transfer as specified in the itinerary
- All entrance fees of sightseeing places as mentioned in the itinerary
- International Airlines Ticket
- Airport Tax
- Travel Insurance
- Personal Expenses