North Island Explorer 10D/9N

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 10 days
  • tour type Independent
  • age requirement 18+ years old
  • Starts Auckland, New Zealand
  • Ends Wellington, New Zealand
  • +5
  • See the shimmering Waitomo Glowworm Caves
  • Set foot on the Lord of the Rings movie set
  • Enjoy delicious wine in Napier
Starting in Auckland and ending in Wellington, the North Island Explorer 10D/9N trip is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites tour that takes 10 days. You will travel through Wellington, Waitomo, Napier and 4 other destinations in New Zealand. North Island Explorer 10D/9N is a trip which includes accommodation, transport and others.

See the best of the North Island and travel from Auckland to Wellington via Paihia, Rotorua, Taupo and Napier, on a 10-day adventure with great activities!
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Based on 62 reviews
Gabor's review for another Bamba tour
5 - Excellent
  • Gabor
  • From Hungary
  • On Oct 07 2018
“We had a great time! The rafting and the zip line were exciting and the guides were great! We even had a nice lunch and tried their local sauna to warm up after the river adventures! :)”
Irene's review for another Bamba tour
5 - Excellent
  • Irene
  • From Philippines
  • On Jan 24 2019
“Had a great tour to Cebu and Bohol. The tour was well planned and it fully lived up to my expectations!”
Review for another Bamba tour
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From Netherlands
  • On Feb 12 2019
“We had an excellent time. Great Staff - So friendly and knowledgeable. The food was good, nature was beautiful, lots of activities, great showers, good bed. The guides were so good!! All of this for 200$ is a great value for money!”
  • Day 1:Auckland, New Zealand
  • Day 2: Auckland -Paihia, New Zealand
  • Day 3: Paihia - Auckland, New Zealand
  • Day 4: Auckland - Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Day 5: Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Day 6:Rotorua - Taupo, New Zealand
  • Day 7:Taupo - Napier, New Zealand
  • Day 8: Napier, New Zealand
  • Day 9: Napier - Wellington, New Zealand
  • Day 10: Wellington, New Zealand
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  • 9 Nights hostel, 3 or 4-star hotel accommodation, depending on package.
  • Airport transfers, Van, Boat
  • Auckland airport pick-up
  • Wellington airport drop-off
  • All coach transportation as per Itinerary
  • Active and cultural activities
  • Hole in the rock and dolphin viewing discovery cruise
  • Waitomo glowworm caves experience
  • Hobbiton experience
  • Hawkes Bay wine tour
  • Other meals
  • Transfers to/from bus stations and meeting points
  • Optional activities
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips for guides
  • Travel insurance
  • Optional gratuities
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this North Island Explorer 10D/9N tour. You can cancel the tour up to 90 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 89 days of departure.


A deposit of 254 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 89 days before departure. For any departures within 02 July 2020 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

North Island Explorer 10D/9N tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this North Island Explorer 10D/9N 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.

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