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Northern Circle

The best of the North Island in 8 days!

Take in the North Island and see its many beautiful sights including the Waitomo Caves, the thermal mud pools at Rotorua and Lake Taupo with this amazing 8 day package.

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What's included

  • Return flights from London Heathrow or Manchester Airport (Other regional airports will be on request) inclusive of tax
  • 7 nights accommodation
  • Car hire for the duration of your tour
  • Entrance vouchers & map for many of the sights in and around Rotorua
  • Return transfers in Auckland, from the airport to your accommodation


Day One:
On arrival at Auckland Airport you are met and transferred to your hotel.

Day Two:
This morning travel south over the Bombay Hills and through the lush Waikato pasturelands. At Waitomo, tour the subterranean caves by boat and see a grotto illuminated by countless tiny glow-worms suspended from the cave’s ceiling. Travel across the Waikato River and the Mamaku Hills to the famous geothermal centre of Rotorua.

Day Three:
A full day Rotorua sightseeing tour including the following attractions and activities. A guided walk through Whakarewarewa Thermal Reserve to see roaring geysers and boiling mud pools, Paradise Valley Springs where you will see New Zealand’s native bird and animal wildlife. The Agrodome Leisure Park, famous for its entertaining sheep show, a gondola cable car ride to the Skyline Skyride complex and the Polynesian Spa, which is New Zealand’s leading thermal bathing complex.

Day Four:
Travel today is south via Lake Taupo, New Zealand’s largest lake and the World Heritage, Tongariro National Park, where the 3 volcanic mountains of Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe and Tongariro dominate the scenery. Continue onto Napier, the fruit bowl of New Zealand. Afternoon at leisure for optional activities.

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Prices from

£1,319 + taxes per person

*Date restrictions apply. Contact us with your preferred dates quoting 'North Circle'