Kiwi Experience
10 Day Northern Round-Up, Auckland to Auckland

$529.00

The Northern Round-Up takes you through the core of New Zealand’s North Island. You’ll go to the amazing beaches in the Coromandel, geysers of Rotorua, the Central Volcanic Plateau (home of Mt. Doom) and the lush farmland of the Horowhenua. Mix this with some amazing activites like black water rafting, marae visit, skydiving, and the exclusive overnight stop of River Valley, and you’re in for one amazing trip!??

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Starts: Auckland, New Zealand
Ends: Auckland, New Zealand

AUCKLAND TO HOT WATER BEACH

?Spend the afternoon walking or kayaking to Cathedral Cove, and then soak in the natural springs at Hot Water Beach!

HOT WATER BEACH TO WAITOMO

Check out New Zealand’s gold mining history before travelling on to experience the glowworms, underwater caves and forest walks of Waitomo.

WAITOMO TO ROTORUA

Last chance to explore Waitomo on the Ruakuri bush walk before heading to Rotorua, the Maori culture capital of New Zealand.

ROTORUA TO TAUPO

A popular backpacker destination, with New Zealand’s biggest lake and plenty to keep you occupied!

TAUPO (EXTRA DAY)

We recommend staying an extra night in Taupo because there’s so much to do! If you’re short on time, you can always skip this extra day, timetable allowing, and get to the next stop sooner.

TAUPO TO RIVER VALLEY

Today we visit Tongariro National Park to enjoy some stunning free walks before arriving at River Valley Adventure Lodge later in the day

RIVER VALLEY TO WELLINGTON

New Zealand’s capital of cool is full of culture, cafes and cinema!

WELLINGTON TO TAUPO

The drive today has beautiful rivers and lakes as well as Lord of the Rings landscapes!

TAUPO TO AUCKLAND (VIA ROTORUA)

Hop-off in Rotorua, or head onwards to the ‘City of Sails’.