DATE: 29th December to 1st January | Tuesday to Friday (New Year's Trip)
4-day tour to Rotorua, Taupo and Waitomo Caves. Be ready to experience Geysers, Maori culture, breathtaking nature and impressive Glowworms.
We depart from Albert Park on Wellesley St, next to the Art Gallery in Auckland. Please be ready 15 minutes prior to your departure time.
Rotorua is a drive south of Auckland, passing through the Waikato Region where beautiful farmlands and rolling green hills can be seen. Rotorua is an adventure playground with many options of attractions and it’s the centre of the Maori Culture in NZ. Overnight in Rotorua.
After breakfast, we will take you on a sightseeing tour around Rotorua, enjoying the natural beauty of this wonderful place…Blue and Green Lakes, Redwood Forest, Government Gardens, Lake Rotorua, etc. Rotorua is the home of a big range of optional activities, such as The Gondola and Luge, OGO, Agroventures, Polynesian Spa, Jet Boat, Parasailing and others (extra costs apply for optional activities). In the evening, you can also join the most awarded Maori Cultural Performance in NZ, The Tamaki Maori Village (extra costs apply). Overnight in Rotorua.
After breakfast, we will proceed to the city of Taupo which is 01-hour away from Rotorua where you can check out the impressive Huka Falls and the volcanic Lake Taupo, NZ’s largest lake. You can also try one of these optional activities (extra costs apply): Visit the Wai-O-Tapu Geothermal Park and Geyser; Bungy Jump; and Skydiving. Overnight in Rotorua.
After breakfast we proceed with the day’s activities: Go White Water Rafting or enjoy a free morning exploring Rotorua. After lunch, we depart Rotorua and head to Waitomo Caves, where you can do a tour to see all the glowworms (extra costs apply). Another optional activity would be to visit the Kiwi House and spot the endangered Kiwi Bird (extra costs apply). We then return to Auckland and drop you off by Britomart.
- 3x breakfasts
- 3x nights accommodation (shared dorm)
- Hot Springs
- Swim in the Lake
- Mud pool
- Discount on some optional activities
Please note that if you are underage (under 18 years old), you need to send us an authorisation form to firstname.lastname@example.org signed by your parents/guardian.
To download the authorisation, click HERE.
Terms & Conditions
- Mana Tours NZ reserves the right to change this itinerary at any time including during the tour without notice according to safety and operational matters.
- Additional costs must be paid by the passenger for optional activities.
- Mana Tours are not liable for services and rates of third-party providers.
- By signing up for this tour you agree with our all Mana Tours Terms and Conditions.
- All tours will operate subject to attaining the specified minimum number of participants.
The full T&C can be found HERE.