Day Highlights
Day 1 Arrive Auckland Auckland
Day 2 Auckland for A Day Auckland
Day 3 Auckland Bay of Islands Paihia
Day 4 Bay Of Islands Paihia
Day 5 BAY OF ISLANDS AUCKLAND COROMANDEL Coromandel
Day 6 COROMANDEL ROTORUA Rotorua
Day 7 Coremandel Peninsula Coromandel
Day 8 Rotorua
Day 9 Rotorua Napier Napier
Day 10 Napier Napier
Day 11 Napier to Auckland Auckland
Day 12 Auckland ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH

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Day 1 ARRIVE AUCKLAND

Enjoy cycling in the North Island and motorhome travel in the South Island
Accommodation
MSocial Hotel Auckland or similar
Auckland
2 Nights
Social View BB
2 x Cooked Breakfast per person
Overnight: Auckland
Auckland for A Day
INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING:
Auckland Waterfront Half Day Guided Bike Tour 4hrs
Departs: 9.30am
Ends: 12.30pm
This popular, private tour starts at our centrally located base in downtown Auckland, following an easy route along off-road cyclepaths to the charming seaside community of Mission Bay. Light refreshments are served on the beach before we pedal back to the city, enjoying sweeping views across the islands of the Hauraki Gulf and Auckland skyline.
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Auckland
Day 2 Auckland Bay of Islands
AUCKLAND BAY OF ISLANDS
Approx travel time 4 ¼ hours
Travel north over Auckland’s Harbour Bridge and along the
Hibiscus Coast. The journey continues, travelling through Whangarei, Northland’s only major city and port, before arriving in the beautiful Bay of Islands.

The Waterfront Suites or similar
Paihia, Bay of Islands
2 Nights
1 Bedroom Deluxe
2 x Cooked Breakfast per person
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Paihia
Day 3 Bay Of Islands
INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING:
ENZDTB Discover the Bay Cruise
Discover the Hole in the Rock, view dolphins and visit Otehei Bay on our premium cruise and experience the very best of what the Bay of Islands has to offer. With our Nature Guide on board, you’ll have the opportunity to learn and ask questions as you journey across the sea.
What’s Included:
Scenic cruising among the 144 islands in the safe hands of our experienced skipper.
Our expert local Nature Guides will share their knowledge with you and commentate throughout the cruise. Explore the iconic Hole in the Rock and when conditions permit, travel through it.
Stop at Otehei Bay on Urupukapuka Island for lunch where you can take a walk, have a swim, hire a kayak, and so much more.
Enjoy a delicious Island BBQ buffet Lunch
Visit our Conservation Centre and learn about our efforts with island conservation.
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Paihia

Day 4
BAY OF ISLANDS AUCKLAND COROMANDEL
BAY OF ISLANDS AUCKLAND (via Whangarei)
Approx travel time 3½ hours
Depart Paihia and return to Auckland ‘the City of Sails’.
AUCKLAND COROMANDEL PENINSULA
Approx travel time 2 ½ hours
Farewell the “City of Sails,” travelling south along the Seabird Coast towards the Coromandel Peninsula.
Accommodation
Beachside Resort Whitianga or similar
Whitianga
2 Nights
1 Bedroom Superior Apartment – Sea View
2 x Continental Breakfast per person
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Coromandel
Day 5 COROMANDEL ROTORUA
COROMANDEL PENINSULA ROTORUA
Approx travel time 4 hours
Today travel the scenic route through the Karangahake Gorge, a spectacular area with large cliffs covered in the world’s largest tree ferns and native forest. Continue to the ‘thermal city’ of Rotorua.
INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING:
Tamaki Maori Village Tour inc Hangi Dinner and Maori Concert
18:00 / 21:00
Seat in Coach
This evening enjoy an authentic Maori Hangi (feast) and Concert within a traditional Maori village.
Distinction Rotorua Hotel or similar Rotorua
2 Nights
Deluxe Room
2 x Cooked Breakfast per person
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Rotorua
Day 8 Coremandel Peninsula
INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING:
Cathedral Cove Cruise 2hrs
Departing from the Whitianga wharf, explore the breath taking volcanic coastline, including the world famous CATHEDRAL COVE.
Meals included: Breakfast Overnight: Coromandel
ROTORUA
INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING:
Happy Ewe Cycle Tours – GBT Guided Bicycle Tour
Departs: 10.00am – Duration: 3 Hours
Hello! I’m Roge and I run Happy Ewe Cycle Tours, Its a small company (me) that uses bicycles to give you a complete overview of Rotorua. I’ll take you to 27 locations that best represents our historical, geological and cultural identity. I’m a local, born and raised here so I know the city well and am more than happy to show you how I grew up inside a volcano. I’ll share with you our amazing history, take you to the best photo spots and show you Rotorua from a local point of view. AND, its perfect for everyone of all ages!
On this tour, you will see all the amazing features of central Rotorua on one of my amazingly comfortable bikes. Come with me and I’ll take you on an unforgettable cycling adventure through a place that is my home.
Te Ra (Day Pass) – Guided Tour 90mins
Today visit Te Puia Geothermal Reserve to view the boiling mudpools and cascading Pohutu geyser and see local Maori carvers in action.
Redwoods Treewalk Nightlights
This night-time experience offers the opportunity to explore Rotorua’s majestic Redwood forest under the shroud of darkness.
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Rotorua
Day 9 Rotorua Napier
Approx travel time 4 hours
Travel south to Taupo before proceeding over rugged mountain ranges and well cultivated farmland to arrive in the ‘Art Deco’ city of Napier.
Accommodation
Scenic Hotel Te Pania or similar
Napier
2 Nights
1 Bedroom Suite
2 x Cooked Breakfast per person
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Napier
Napier
INCLUDED SIGHTSEEING:
HNW Havelock North to Cape Coast Wineries – Self Guided
Cycle
Includes bike and helmet hire, transfer to/from the Napier iSite, riding instructions with map and water bottle:
NB: It is standard practice for wineries to charge for tastings which are payable direct.
Allow 5 Hours:
‘Havelock North and Cape Coast Wineries’ – 16kms with return transfers.
From the fine wineries of Black Barn and Te Mata Estate in Havelock North you join the trail to cycle through stunning orchard country, following the Tuki Tuki River,
to the coast. On reaching the coastal settlement of Te Awanga your cycling efforts
are rewarded with visits to more acclaimed wineries including
Elephant Hill and
Clearview Estate. Up to 7 wineries on the route.
Meals included: Breakfast
Overnight: Napier
DAY 11  Napier to Auckland
Accommodation
MSocial Hotel Auckland or similar
Auckland
1 Night
Social View BB
1 x Cooked Breakfast per person
Meals included: Breakfast Overnight: Auckland
DAY 12 Auckland ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH
ARRIVE CHRISTCHURCH Motor Home booked for 18 Days pick up 24 Jan and Drop Off at Christ Church Airport.
Optional tours can be booked through our Ground
Representatives in New Zealand as per below ,
Based on 2adults
Motorhome: 18 days hire (calendar basis)