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Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic

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Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic - Flying Kiwi
Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic - Flying Kiwi
Excellent
12 reviews
Starts
Auckland
+6 Destinations
New Zealand North Island
Ends
Wellington
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Highlights

  • Dig your own thermal pool
  • Discover geysers at Wai-O-Tapu
  • Go whitewater rafting
  • Experience Rotorua's thermal wonders
Age range
18 to 65 year olds
Accommodation
Camping, Berth / Cabin
Max Group Size
26
Transportation
Coach / Bus, Bicycle
Travel style
Adventure, Discovery, Christmas & New Year
Operator
Flying Kiwi
Start in Auckland and end in Wellington! With the adventure tour Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic, you have a 5 day tour package taking you from Auckland to Wellington and through Auckland, New Zealand and 7 other destinations in New Zealand. Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a campsites as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. DAY 1: AUCKLAND TO COROMANDEL
    Start point Bus stop (opposite ferry terminal), 172 Quay Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand 10:00
  2. DAY 2: COROMANDEL TO ROTORUA
  3. DAY 3: ROTORUA TO TONGARIRO
  4. DAY 4: TONGARIRO TO KAPITI COAST
  5. DAY 5: KAPITI COAST TO WELLINGTON
    End point Hotel Waterloo, Downtown Backpackers, 1 Bunny Street, Wellington, Wellington Region 6011, New Zealand 09:00

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

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12 Reviews

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Good
33%
Average
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  • JO
    Written on April 5, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Aaron and Becca lead a very awesome trip (Northern Lights) 5 days from Auckland to Wellington. What a great life experience. If you like camping and hiking and meeting cool people from around the globe then this tour is for you. Plenty of activity... Read more

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Thank you for the review Jose and great to hear you loved your tour with us. We'll pass your comments onto Aaron and Becca (we agree they do lead a very awesome trip) and hopefully we'll see you back on board the Flying Kiwi bus one day ????
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  • Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 2
    Written on February 26, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Excellent trip, amazing places to see, plenty of opportunities for activities. Bus, tents and mattress where clean, food was simple yet delicious and filling. Anna and Craig did a great job and the rest of the group was amazing. Would definitely pick flying... Read more

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Wonderful, thanks Melanie we hope to see you back on board one day :)
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  • BH
    Written on February 10, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    It was awesome. I had fun the entire time.

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    So please to gear Bonnie and glad you loved your tour. :)
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  • Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 4
    Written on December 26, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    Was a very good tour with good people. Would do it again.

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Brilliant, thanks Michael we would love to see you on board again at some stage :)
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  • Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 5
    Written on November 11, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Awesome trip, excellent locations and knowledgeable and funny guides. Frankie and Robbie-John, you rock. Definitely worth the price. Had so much fun, met amazing people.

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Thanks for the great review Krisztina and so glad you loved the trips - our guides are indeed awesome! :)
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  • Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 6
    Written on November 11, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    I love it, the people, the places, the accomodations and the guides. It was great

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    thanks Pierine and so great to hear you enjoyed your trip.
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  • Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic reviewer 7
    Written on July 25, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    I have zero regrets and a million beautiful memories!

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    thanks and love the comment :)
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  • VM
    Written on April 3, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    The tour was wonderful. Everything went according to plan and ran smoothly due to the great guides we had on our trip. We saw amazing scenery and had fantastic adventures. Loved the tangario crossing.

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Thanks for the review Vickie and so pleased you had a great trip.
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  • MS
    Written on March 25, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Tour guide were very helpful and kind. People with us in our tour were nicest people. Places we went were so beautiful. Thank you so much!

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Thanks so much for your kind words Machiko and so pleased to hear you had a great trip with a lovely group. :)
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  • RP
    Written on December 20, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    It has been an awesome experience and a great way to see so much of New Zealand’s beauty with other likeminded people. Thank you!

    Flying Kiwi commented on this review
    Our pleasure Ruth and so pleased to hear you had a great trip
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  • Are the tents supplied on this tour?

    Yes, a tent share is included on this tour.

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    They have been seamless! Easy and quick responses and I came with a price which they quickly matched! Much better than the original company I was using! Amazing service!

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Location
Auckland is the starting point and Wellington is the endpoint.
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TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Flying Kiwi booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 14 September 2019 the full payment of $743 is necessary.
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No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $743 for Northern Light from Auckland - Top rated by National Geographic, but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable. If you cancel via TourRadar the standard cancellation policy applies.
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 670 km.
  • Auckland (New Zealand)
  • 66 km
  • Coromandel (New Zealand)
  • 167 km
  • Rotorua (New Zealand)
  • 63 km
  • Taupo (New Zealand)
  • 72 km
  • Tongariro National Park (New Zealand)
  • 32 km
  • Turangi (New Zealand)
  • 225 km
  • Paraparaumu (New Zealand)
  • 46 km
  • Wellington (New Zealand)

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