On arrival in Auckland, ‘The City of Sails’, seat in coach passengers will be met by our local representative and privately transferred to your hotel. Self drive passengers will collect your rental car at the airport and drive to your hotel.
Farewell the 'City of Sails' as you travels south to reach the market garden area of Pukekohe. Continue through Hamilton - New Zealand's fourth largest city the fertile Waikato region to the ‘Thermal City’ of Rotorua. (B)
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. You may like to visit Polynesian Pools to relax in the healing thermal waters. Optional activities not included in the tour price. This evening enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert. (B,D)
Travel over the forested Mamaku Ranges to reach Waitomo. Enjoy a guided tour of the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves including an underground boat ride viewing the millions of glow worms on the cavern roof. On completion continue through the fertile Waikato area to reach Auckland. (B)
Your arrangement conclude today with a departure transfer or the return of your rental car. We trust you enjoyed your Kiwiway Vacation! (B)