DAY 1 – Wellington
Day one starts with Kia-ora – to Te Ika-a-Maui, New Zealand’s North Island! Let’s kicks off with a fun evening and get introduced to our friendly Tour Manager. He will discuss and guide you with the exciting days that you are going to enjoy ahead.
DAY 2 – Wellington
Take a visit to TE PAPA and come to explore the National Museum of New Zealand which has a global reputation for being bicultural, innovative and fun, on day two. Also gather information on Treaty of Waitangi (New Zealand’s founding document). For school tours, hearing the stories of the Moa and Kiwi can be interesting, too. During the evening, visit ZEALANDIA reputed for its fenced sanctuary and see the 80 million years of New Zealand’s unique conservative story and history. Visit to see species such as:
- Little Brown Kiwi
- Native plants
DAY 3 – Wellington – Taupo
WETA STUDIOS will be your first stop at the morning of day three. Enjoy a tour of the studios that observed the shooting of Avatar, King Kong, Lord of the Rings and several other legendary films. Later on, depart for Wellington followed by a visit at the north to Taupo by way of the National Park. Over here, explore the fantastic views of Tongariro, Mount Ruapehu and Ngauruhoe. You can enjoy the Bungy Jump site nestled over the stunning Waikato River. As for the night relax in between the THERMAL HOT POOLS.
DAY 4 – Taupo – Rotorua
HUKA FALLS located on the beautiful Waikato River will be your first stop on day four. While moving north, visit BOILING MUD POOLS. Later on, before arriving in Rotorua, explore:
- Thermal pools
- Maori history and culture
- SKYLINE GONDOLA
- Rides down on the LUGE
- Famous Maori haka dance and songs.
DAY 5 – Rotorua
On day five, TE PUIA will be the first stopover for you. Gather information about the village life that could be found during the pre European times. Here is not all. Explore the amazing boiling mud and steaming pools. As for the later time, you can enjoy:
- White Water Rafting
- Soaking in the Polynesian Spa.
As for the night, discover ancient rituals and traditions, Maori art forms, and other sorts of authentic MAORI HANGI.
DAY 6 – Rotorua – Hot Water Beach
Say farewell to Rotorua on day six for moving forward to the middle earth. Visit the MOVIE SET FROM THE HOBBIT AND LORD OF THE RINGS, and explore the hobbit holes and also the famous Party Tree and Bag End, also known for being the home to Bilbo and Frodo. After that, come and visit Coromandel and Whitianga for meeting with local artist and creating your own bone carving. Enjoy a group competition in the night.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
DAY 7 – Hot Water Beach to Paihia
On day seven say goodbye to Coromandel for travelling towards the north. After that, visit AH REED KAURI PARK for taking a canopy walkway. Over here, the last major battle between British Forces and local Maori took place. You will have enough time to experience the adventure of walking along the beach. After that, enjoy your home cooked dinner at our centrally located and totally comfortable accommodation in Paihia.
DAY 8 – Paihia
There will be several options ready for you on day eight. You can always go for an adventurous coach trip to the top of the North Island, Cape Reinga. It will take you to the paradise view of the famous 90 Mile Beach (actually only 61 miles!). Do not miss the opportunity of stopping at some interesting sightseeing spots and enjoy sand boarding. Then again, you can also settle with the option like swimming with dolphins, leisure time spending at the beach or an amazing exploring of this delightful town.
DAY 9 – Paihia – Auckland
On day nine we will take you to the spectacular beach resort of Tutukaka. On being here you can join “A PERFECT DAY OCEAN CRUISE”. This will make you experience an adventurous cruising across the marine reserve of Poor Knights Islands. Get dressed with our wetsuits for exploring the wonders of:
- SNORKELLING through caves
- Sea mammal-spotting
- Great food.
As for the night, travel south to New Zealand’s biggest city – ‘City of Sails’ – Auckland.
DAY 10 – Auckland
Enjoy a stopover at the SKYTOWER on day ten and explore the fantastic views of Auckland. Do not miss the opportunity to experience the 192m Sky Jump. Have a leisure time spending with our free afternoon in NZ’s largest city. Some of the other exciting activities that you are going to enjoy here are: bungy jump, last minute shopping, visit to the famous Auckland Museum, etc. Tonight you are going to enjoy a fun filled farewell and awards presentation.
DAY 11 – Auckland – Home
This morning we drop you off at Auckland Airport with some amazing new memories.
Shared accommodation (4 to a room) in Youth Hostels and Holiday Parks
Teacher in single room with ensuite facilities.
- Luxury 5 star coach with air conditioning and seatbelts
- Professional driver throughout
- Experienced NZET Tour Manager
- All transfers and sightseeing
- Continental breakfast daily
- Eight dinners and two lunches (as per the itinerary)
- Maori Hangi (traditionally cooked food in earth oven)
- Weta Studio
- ZZealandia Sanctuary
- Taupo Thermal Hot Pools
- Visit a Maori Village & Cultural evening
- Traditional Maori Hangi
- Boat cruise to Poor Knights Island for snorkelling & kayaking
- Tour of Hobbiton Movie Set
- Te Puia Maori Cultural Centre
- Gondola & Luge
- Professional Group Photo
- Auckland’s Sky Tower
- Huka Falls
- Rotorua Boiling Mud Pools
- Ah Reed Kauri Park & Ruapekapeka
- Te Papa National Museum
- Secret NZET hot spots
35 persons – Aud $1595.00pp
30 persons – Aud $1725.00pp
25 persons – Aud $1870.00pp