COROMANDEL & ROTORUA  

8 days / 7 nights

Auckland - Coromandel - Tauranga - Rotorua - Waitomo  - Matamata - Te Puia -

Rainbow springs -  Maori Hangi 

 

TOUR ENQUIRY

 

Itinerary

DAY 01: ARRIVE IN AUCKLAND

On arrival in Auckland, 'The City of Sails', self drive clients will collect your rental car at the airport and drive to your hotel.

 

DAY 02: AUCKLAND - COROMANDEL (B)

Depart Auckland, travelling along the Seabird Coast towards the Coromandel Penninsula. You might like to stop at the Miranda Shorebird Centre or Rapaura Watergardens en route (entry not included in the tour price) before continuing through Thames and Coromandel townships. Take some time to explore the area before continuing to your accommodation to check in.

 

DAY 03: COROMANDEL (B)

Visit or view from the mainland the most famous beaches in the Coromandel area today including Hot Water Beach, Hahei, Cooks Beach and Cathedral Cove. There will be plenty of time to enjoy a swim if the weather permits!  

 

DAY 04: COROMANDEL - TAURANGA (B)

At leisure this morning. Book one of these optional activities – golf, fishing trip, horse riding, visit local museums or shops etc. Optional activities not included in the tour price. This afternoon depart for Tauranga.  

 

DAY 05: TAURANGA - ROTORUA (B)

This morning is free to explore Tauranga before heading along the coast to Te Puke. Enjoy a guided tour of a kiwifruit orchard at Kiwi 360 and visit the famous Comvita Visitor’s Centre, famous for the healing properties of Manuka honey. Continue through to Rotorua at leisure.

 

DAY 06: ROTORUA (B,D)

Visit Te Puia Thermal Reserve to see boiling mudpools and roaring geysers. Following this, visit Rainbow Springs to see New Zealand’s trout, birds and wildlife before continuing to the Agrodome for a New Zealand farm show featuring sheep dog demonstrations, cow milking and an introduction to the stars of our sheep industry. The afternoon is at leisure. This evening enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert.

 

DAY 07: ROTORUA - MATAMATA - AUCKLAND (B)

Return to Auckland through the lush Waikato farmlands this morning, stopping for a guided tour of Hobbiton Movie Set and see Peter Jackson’s ‘middle-earth’.

 

DAY 08 - DEPARTURE DAY (B)

Your arrangements conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car. SWV vacations, hope you enjoyed your tour around New Zealand and look forward to organizing your next visit to New Zealand.  

 

Please note:

Accommodation is based on Run of House rooms unless otherwise stated. Seaview and lakeview rooms will incur a supplementary charge. If any of these properties are unavailable at the time of booking, similar accommodation will be provided and a surcharge may apply. SWV will endeavor to provide accommodation of a similar standard as requested, however as the choice of accommodation is limited in remote areas, we will use the best available options

 

Transport - Self drive

 

 

HOTELS AND PRICING

 

 

Daily departures available throughout the year

 

  • Auckland

  • Rotorua

  • Coromandel

  • Tauranga

  • Matamata

  • Te Puia - Maori culture

  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi wildlife park

  • Agrodome

  • Hobbiton movie set tours

  • Tamaki Maori village - Maori village

  • Te Po Maori concert & Hangi

  • Kiwifruit country tours

  • Comvita

 

Tour Highlights

Inclusions

  • Te Puia Thermal Reserve

  • Agrodome Sheep Show

  • Rainbow Springs

  • Traditional Maori Hangi dinner & concert

  • Experience Comvita

  • Country tours

  • Movie set tours

  • All transfers

  • Daily breakfast

Exclusions

  • Return Airfare with taxes.

  • Visa Fees if applicable.

  • Medical Insurance.

  • Peak season surcharges if applicable.

  • Any compulsory Room Supplements on tour.

  • Meals other than specified.

  • Items of personal nature.

  • Tipping and Portage.

  • Entrance fees if applicable.

  • G.S.T @ 3.65%

  • Bank charges

  • Anything not specified in the Inclusions List

Tour Dates

Optional ROTORUA TOURS 

 

  • OGO Rotorua (H2OGO Straight Track / Harness OGO / H2OGO Sidewinder Track)

  • Lakeland Queen Cruises

  • Rainbow Springs Kiwi Wildlife Park

  • Kaitiaki Adventures

  • Hells Gate Geothermal Park & Mud Sp

  • Paradise Valley Springs (Trout, Bird and Wildlife park, along with a pride of African Lions)

  • Kawarau Jet Rotorua

  • Hobbiton Movie Set Tours

  • Skyline Rotorua (Skyline Gondola Ride / Luge Ride)

  • Volcanic Air White Island

  • Rotorua Canopy Tours

  • White Island Day Tour

 

OPTIONAL AUCKLAND TOURS

 

  • AJ Hackett Bungy Auckland (Duration - Under an hour)

  • Auckland Whale & Dolphn Safari

  • Afternoon Harbour Sailing Cruise (Departs Auckland Viaduct at 1.00pm and 3.15pm)

  • Auckland Jet Boat Tours

  • Kelly Tarltons SEA LIFE Aquarium

  • SKYCITY Auckland Sky Tower

  • Pride of Auckland - Dinner Cruise

  • Wilderness Experience Tour (Waitakere Ranges)

  • America's Cup Yatch Sailing Experience

 

Please mention the optional tour name in your message for us to Quote the price.

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