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New Zealand North Island Explorer (ex Auckland)

From US$ 3,095 US$ 2,940 per person
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highlights
  • Discover Waitomo's limestone caves
  • See Rotorua's geysers
  • Visit the spectacular Huka Falls
  • Be inspired by the majesty of Mt Ruapehu
The New Zealand North Island Explorer (ex Auckland) tour starts in Auckland and ends in Christchurch. The New Zealand North Island Explorer (ex Auckland) is an Explorer tour that takes 12 days taking you from Auckland to Christchurch and 9 other destinations in New Zealand.

Explore New Zealand's heartland from the secluded beaches of the coast to the volcanic craters of the central plateau. Travel from Auckland in the north to Christchurch in the south on a journey that is bound to captivate. And if it's adventure you're after, you've come to the right place. Sea kayaking and snorkelling in the Bay of Islands, black-water rafting in Waitomo, bungee and jet boating in Taupo, as well as mountain biking and kayaking in Nelson - the options are endless. This all-encompassing tour of New Zealand's North Island is bound to captivate all travellers.
Day 1 Auckland

Day 2 Bay of Islands

Day 3 Bay of Islands

Day 4 Waitomo

Day 5 Rotorua

Day 6 Taupo/Mt Ruapehu

Day 7 Mt Ruapehu

Day 8 Wellington

Day 9 Nelson

Day 10 Nelson

Day 11 Kaikoura

Day 12 Christchurch

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what’s included Accommodation
  • Lodge (11 nts)
Meals
  • 8 Breakfasts & 2 Dinners
Transport
  • Ferry, Van
Group Leader
  • One group leader will accompany you on this tour. The aim of the group leader is to take the hassle out of your travels and to help you to have the best possible trip
Included activities
  • Waitomo - Caves Entrance
  • Rotorua - Te Puia Maori Art & Cultural Centre
  • Wellington - Te Papa Museum
  • Scenic Cruise via Queen Charlotte Sounds
  • Kaikoura Seal Colony
what’s excluded
  • International Flights
  • Any international flights to Auckland and from Christchurch are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel Insurance
  • Travel insurance is not included in this New Zealand North Island Explorer (ex Auckland) tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
Tour details
Booking Type Instant Booking  
Duration 12 days
Tour Type Group Tour  
guiding method Live guide/instructor
guide language English
Starts/Ends Auckland, New Zealand/Christchurch, New Zealand
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Good to know Travel Insurance

The New Zealand North Island Explorer (ex Auckland) tour requires that you have a travel insurance covering emergency evacuation and repatriation.

Payment

Bookmundi only requires a deposit of 250 USD to confirm this tour. For any departures before 22 August 2017 full payment is required.

Visa

For this New Zealand North Island Explorer (ex Auckland) tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Cancellation No additional cancellation fees apply for this New Zealand North Island Explorer (ex Auckland) tour. You can cancel the tour up to 58 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 58 days of departure.
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