Bay of Islands Escape
5 days with SITA World Tours Rating:
DAY 1 – ARRIVE AUCKLAND
On arrival in Auckland, ‘The City of Sails’, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
DAY 2 – AUCKLAND / BAY OF ISLANDS
Travel north over Auckland’s Harbour Bridge and along the Hibiscus Coast. There is the opportunity to view mighty Kauri Trees en route. The journey continues, travelling through Whangarei, Northland’s only major city and port, before arriving in the beautiful Bay of Islands. This afternoon enjoy a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds to learn about New Zealand’s historic treaty signed between the British Crown and the Maori Chieftains. Following this, take a ‘Hole in the Rock and Cape Brett’ cruise. If you wish, you may disembark from this cruise in Romantic Russell and take some time to explore this historic town, returning to Paihia by local ferry at your leisure (ferry ticket included). (B)
DAY 3 – BAY OF ISLANDS
Today is at your leisure to enjoy the Bay of Islands and Northland. Optional tours include Cape Reinga and 90 Mile Beach or take time to explore historic Russell or Kerikeri. (B)
DAY 4 – BAY OF ISLANDS / AUCKLAND
At leisure this morning to further explore this beautiful region. Later this afternoon return to Auckland. (B)
DAY 5 – DEPART AUCKLAND
Transfer to the airport for your departing flight. (B)
All This Included
Auckland: SKYCITY Hotel Auckland, Rendezvous Grand Hotel Auckland or similar
Bay of Islands: Copethorne Hotel & Resort Bay of Islands or similar
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* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.