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North Island Adventure Tour - Haka Tours
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7 days

North Island Adventure Tour

From Auckland to Wellington
Tour Operator:
Haka Tours
Max group size:
16
Age range:
18 to 39
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
2408
From
US $970
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Highlights

  • Behold Waitomo's glowworm caves
  • Go whitewater rafting down Kaituna River
  • Hike the famous Tongariro Crossing
  • Enjoy the best of Wellington

Itinerary

Start in Auckland and end in Wellington! With the adventure tour North Island Adventure Tour, you have a 7 day tour package taking you through Auckland, New Zealand and 10 other destinations in New Zealand. North Island Adventure Tour includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Auckland to Coromandel
    Start point Main Entrance, Haka Hotel Newmarket, 9 Manukau Road, Auckland, Auckland Region 1023, New Zealand 08:00
  2. Day 2: Coromandel to Rotorua
  3. Day 3: Rotorua
  4. Day 4: Rotorua to Murupara
  5. Day 5: Murupara to Taupō
  6. Day 6: Taupo
  7. Day 7: Taupō to Wellington
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hostel
Lodge

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    4.5
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.1
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  • IM
    · March 13, 2020
    the tour was good but they can add more activities io some idle times.
    Trip date: February 2020
  • MD
    · February 24, 2020
    Brilliant company with a very personal approach to guiding, effectively becoming one of the group most of the time. The small group size and mostly solo travellers means that a group of strangers leave as close friends after the trip. It clear that Haka... Show more
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    Trip date: February 2020
  • North Island Adventure Tour reviewer 3
    · February 09, 2020
    Definitely do it! The hostels can be harsh and things might not be always 100% organised but you get to experience NZ in such a unique way that makes it all worthwhile.
    Trip date: December 2019
  • A
    · January 31, 2020
    Do it. 14 out of 16 were solo travelers and we all got along great. Most were in their 20s, some in 30s and 40s, 2 were in the 50s and the couple were 65 and we all became friends. The younger ones liked to play music (on the bus) more than the older... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • B
    · January 12, 2020
    A really great tour to introduce you to the North Island. Perfect to see as much as possible in 7 days. We really enjoyed all of the activity options and freedom to pick and choose what you like.
    Trip date: January 2020
  • NY
    · January 10, 2020
    It was actually the most epic trip I have ever had the opportunity to go on, and that is saying something. The trip was flawless, Louisa our tour guide was rad and punctual with all our activities. Bravo guys and gals. I am impressed. Thank you.
    Trip date: December 2019
  • A
    · January 09, 2020
    Great way to get around the island in a small group - however, accomodation does not always meet the standards and activities could be better scheduled
    Trip date: January 2020
  • D
    · January 07, 2020
    100% Recommend this tour to anyone who is thinking of doing it. My partner and I had a fantastic time
    Trip date: December 2019
  • M
    · January 06, 2020
    Absolutely go for it- the guides know the good photo spots and know what they’re on about when telling stories/giving info on a place
    Trip date: December 2019
  • North Island Adventure Tour reviewer 10
    · December 05, 2019
    I had the best time on haka tours.
    Trip date: November 2019

Dates & Availability

7 days
North Island Adventure Tour
From Auckland to Wellington
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FAQs

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      The tour operator has advised that they do not have a full list of accommodations available for the Amplified NZ tour, as the accommodations change so frequently. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details. However, a couple of examples of accommodations they use for this tour are the Haka hotel in Newmarket and YHA Hostel in Wellington - hopefully, this can give you a better idea of the kind of accommodation you can expect on tour.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour concludes at approximately 6 pm at YHA Hostel in Wellington. Luckily, you accommodation on the last night of the tour is included, so feel free to party with your new travel buddies and treat yourself to a lie-in in the morning, where your tour ends after breakfast.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      This tour starts at 8 am on the first day of the tour, from the tour operator's very own Haka Hotel in Auckland (located in Newmarket on Manukau road). As this tour has such an early start, you can choose to stay in the hotel the night before the tour starts, which gives you a relaxed start to your Haka experience. Get ready, because on the first day of the tour, you will stop by the famous Hot Water Beach, which thousands visit each year to dig their own personal hot tub.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers can be arranged at an additional cost, please contact our customer support team for more information.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The optional excursions for this tour are:

      Cathedral Cove Kayaking | Coromandel. Price: $115
      Glowworm Cave Tour | Waitomo. Price: $59
      Black Water Rafting | Waitomo. Price: $142
      Lost World Caving | Waitomo. Price: $405
      OGO | Rotorua. Price: $35 - $80
      Forest Ziplining | Rotorua. Price: $149
      Hobbiton Movie Set Tour | Rotorua. Price: $119
      River Sledging | Rotorua. Price: $109
      White Water Rafting | Rotorua. Price: $99
      Bungy | Water Touch | Taupo. Price: $180
      Lake Taupo Sailing - Fearless | Taupo. Price: $39
      Skydive | Taupo. Price: $279 - $359
      The Tongariro Crossing | Taupo. Price: $65 - $175
      Weta Workshop | Wellington. Price: $28
      Personalised Tour Video - TikiPici. Price: $285 - $1200

      Please note that this list is a guideline only and that prices are subject to change.

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