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21 reviews
Stray - Short North Pass (North Island) - Stray Travel
10 days

Stray - Short North Pass (North Island)

From Auckland to Auckland
Tour Operator:
Stray Travel
Max group size:
45
Age range:
17 to 70
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
78252
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Highlights

  • Explore how you like with this Hop On/Hop Off Pass
  • Discover the world of Narnia at renowned Cathedral Cove
  • Tantalise your tastebuds with Wellington’s superb coffee
  • Step into Mordor at the rugged Tongariro National Park

Itinerary

Start and end in Auckland! With the hop on/off tour Stray - Short North Pass (North Island), you have a 10 day tour package taking you through Auckland, New Zealand and 7 other destinations in New Zealand. Stray - Short North Pass (North Island) includes transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Auckland to Hahei
  2. Hahei
  3. Hahei to Rotorua
  4. Free Day in Rotorua
  5. Rotorua to Lake Aniwhenua
  6. Lake Aniwhenua (via Taupo) to Blue Duck Station
  7. Blue Duck Station
  8. Blue Duck Station (via Tongariro) to Raetihi
  9. Raetihi to Wellington
  10. Wellington (via Raetihi) to Auckland
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What's Included

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  • Insurance
  • Meals
  • Optional
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.4
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  • HV
    · November 29, 2019
    Stray is an amazing way to travel around New Zealand and meeting new travel minded people in the same time. Highly recommended!
    Stray Travel commented on this review
    Hi Henning! Thanks for the awesome review, we hope to have you on the bus again sometime soon :)
    Trip date: November 2019
  • J
    · July 03, 2019
    Awesome experience with Stray,. We have awesome group exploring the North Island. Rolex is the best driver / guide definitely I will comeback in NZ with Stray for South Island Tour, :)
    Stray Travel commented on this review
    That's fantastic, thank you! We look forward to seeing you on the South Island sometime soon!
    Trip date: May 2019
  • J
    · April 02, 2019
    Loved the tour with Socks, got everyone included and was so much fun !
    Stray Travel commented on this review
    Cheers for sweet as review, Jack! ~Lisa at Stray
    Trip date: March 2019
  • Stray - Short North Pass (North Island) reviewer 4
    · February 11, 2019
    Amazing management of the tour from our energetic and charming tour guide, Peaches. We were on time and she gave us all details of what to expect for the day, what time we get to the next destination, and what activities we would avail. She knows a lot... Show more
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    Trip date: January 2019
  • Stray - Short North Pass (North Island) reviewer 5
    · September 25, 2018
    I travelled throughout the North Island with Stray and had the best time! Stray is absolutely perfect for solo travelers as you make an endless amount of friends while amazing the most beautiful places. I gained so much knowledge about all activites,... Show more
    Trip date: August 2018
  • S
    · April 13, 2018
    We just finished Peter pass few days ago and it was amazing. My bro and I were a bit worry about our parents as they’ve never experienced this type of group tours and staying in remote areas, hostels, hiking, etc. However, they really enjoyed the whole... Show more
    Stray Travel commented on this review
    Kia Ora Su! Wow, thanks for the awesome review! Love that you were able to Stray with your whole family and we agree that Mozzie is a brilliant driver and guide :) We cannot wait to have you back to see the South Island with us!
    Trip date: April 2018
  • GC
    · May 02, 2017
    Had a wicked time exploring the North Island of New Zealand. Got to meet great bunch of individuals and was able to share many new experiences with each other.
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    Trip date: April 2017
  • AB
    · March 25, 2017
    For everybody over 23 the peferct place to get to know people and have a good balance between party and enjoying the trip
    Trip date: March 2017
  • SS
    · March 22, 2017
    This tour is totally awesome, except Lolly really should have a dog companion. That would make it even better.
    Trip date: February 2017
  • C
    · March 04, 2017
    The trip exceeded all expectations, the group and the driver become a dysfunctional family
    Trip date: March 2017

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Stray - Short North Pass (North Island)
From Auckland to Auckland
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