Get adventurous and Sky jump from Auckland Tower & Enjoy the vibrant harbour side in the evening
Touchdown New Zealand’s largest city and commercial hub, Auckland over an 18-hour long flight from Delhi. After a long flight, you check in to your hotel and relax a bit before you step out in the evening to stroll around the vibrant harbour side of the city with sprawling cafes and restaurants. If you are up for some adventure after freshening up at the Hotel, head out for a bit of adventure with a sky jump 192 metres above the ground from the popular landmark Auckland Sky Tower!
Immerse yourself completely in the beauty of Waitomo Glow Worm Caves & take a tour of Hobbit Movie set
Following day we will take you for a magical day tour over a scenic drive through North Island’s rolling hills and lush farmlands to the Waitomo Glow worm caves and the popular Hobbit movie set. You can take a picture here with the popular hobbit hole and indulge in a scrumptious meal at Green Dragon Inn.
Indulge in a upscale gourmet experience at Waiheke Island
After a good night’s sleep, our Travel Engineers have planned a special experience for wine lovers, a trip to the Waiheke island on a 5-hour food and wine tour at the Casita Miro, Mudbrick Winery and Rangihoua Estate followed by a ferry ride for lunch at the award winning restaurant, Stonyridge where you get to sample premium wines, beers and olive oils. You get to enjoy some acclaimed artisan wines and indulge in fresh produce from Waiheke nestled in Hauraki Gulf.
Bay of Islands
Stunning landscapes and scenic drive to Paihia in Bay of Islands
New Zealand is just like a painting with stunning landscapes renowned the world over hence our Travel Engineers believe that New Zealand is best explored by road with beautiful views unfolding in front of you as you explore more! So, on your second day after getting your personal vehicle from renowned and trusted company, you embark your road trip from Auckland over a 3 hour drive to a gorgeous little town called Paihia in the Bay of Islands known to be a great diving site and relaxing sandy beaches. As you arrive, you check into hotel and spend the evening strolling around this beautiful town along the beach. We’ve found the right place to unwind and relax.
Adore the marine life & mysterious Hole in A Rock on board Catamaran Cruise & soak up the stunning views from Cape Reinge
The following day after a hearty breakfast, we take you on a catamaran cruising through the waters of Bay of Islands to spot some dolphins, whales and marine life. Enjoy the views of Cape Reinge Lighthouse and the majestic Hole in A Rock from outdoor viewing decks as you navigate through the narrow space and admire the rock walls that soar above you. After this fun experience, Travel Engineers recommend spending the afternoon driving to nearby towns like Russell, enjoy magnificent views as you drive around. You could also get the stunning views from the Cape Reinge lighthouse.
Steaming Geothermal Landscapes & Mineral Rich Geothermal Spa
From the Bay of Islands you now drive to the geothermal wonders of Rotuara through a 5 hour 50 mins journey by road. You leave in the morning to get in time for a scenic gondola ride at Skyline Rotuara for spectacular views of Lake Rotuara and steaming geothermal landscapes. Later in the afternoon you head out for a relaxing soak in the heated mineral water at the Polynesian Spa, a geothermal spa offering variety of mineral bathing options overlooking panoramic views of Lake Rotorua.
Maori Culture & Bubbling mud and Boiling waters of Pohutu geyser at the Te Puia Geothermal Valley
The following day we start your day with the Te-Ra experience at Te Puia where you Whakarewarewa geothermal valley, visit New Zealand’s native kiwi birds, and learn about Maori history & culture. You wil encounter bubbling mud , pools of boiling water still used for cooking and stunning Pohutu geyser , the largest active geyser in southern hemisphere that erupts once or twice every year! Followed by visit at the Kiwi house to admire New zealand’s national bird. You then get a glimse of the Maori culture by visiting the Maori village that showcases how Maori’s lived before European settlement, traditional maori weaving and carving and finally the Taonga art gallery where you can indulge in Maori authentic treasures, art and jewellery.
In the evening you continue for Te Po experience indulging in traditional Maori cuisine with choices of drinks alongside, enjoy the Maori cultural performances featuring traditional story telling and entertainment.You end your evening as you disembark the traditional waka vehicle passing by magical evening sights of Te Puia’s geothermal valley and Pohutu geyser illuminated to its full glory beneath the starry sky.
Next morning after dropping your vehicle at the Rotorua Airport, you will take a quick 45 minutes flight back to Auckland and return to India with great memories from the North Island of New Zealand.