New Zealand's North Island (known in Maori as Te Ika-a-Māui) is the smaller but more populated of the two main islands. In fact, it is the world's 14th largest island and contains Auckland and Wellington, our biggest cities. There's so much to explore. Read more about the carefully selected North Island New Zealand Group Tours.
Enjoy the best of the Bay of Islands during these 4 Days! Enjoy a Hole in the Rock Cruise where you can spot some dolphins & wales and visit the Waitangi Treaty Reserve. Many unforgettable highlights are waiting for you!
Discover Rotorua during this 4 day journey. Visit the famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves, explore the Maori Culture at Te Puia, enjoy a Maori Hangi & Concert and visit the Agrodome Sheep Show. Many highlights are waiting for you!
Discover the birthplace of New Zealand as we know it today on this tour of the North Island. Kotare Northland tour offers a unique view of Northland’s mix of natural beauty and fascinating heritage, making it an unforgettable holiday destination for locals and visitors alike.
Enjoy a 5 Day independent coach tour to the very top of New Zealand. Your journey includes the Bay of Islands, Cape Reinga & a Cape Brett Hole in the Rock Cruise. Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds and participate in sand boarding down the sand dunes. Many highlights are waiting for you.
Want the best of elements of North Island mountain-biking and skiing or snow boarding, packing it into 5 days? Two days riding New Zealand's best mountain-bike trails and two days skiing / riding and a day of optional adventure activities in Taupo – this will get your blood pumping. You also have the chance to either ride Craters of the Moon, walk the Tongariro Crossing or skydive/bungy in Taupo.
An action packed North Island Adventure Tour that includes the North Islands unique volcanic terrain, the white sandy beaches and geothermal areas. Discover our iconic locations and best-kept secrets and be amazed by the diverse landscape.
The famous Tongariro Crossing, Blackwater Rafting, Sea Kayaking, Geothermal activities are only a few of the highlights on this 5 Day North Island Trip. Experience the Maori Culture and many unforgettable adventures you might have on your bucket list in only 5 days.
This is a nice little 6 day fully inclusive tour of the North Island. Starting in Wellingto we head up through Tongariro National Park, Stop in Rotorua for some geothermal fun and Maori Culture before heading into the Coromandel for a train Journey through the forest. Visit the Hobbiton movie set on the way to Auckland
This trip across the North Island jams as many thrills as possible into seven electrifying, activity-packed days. Sea kayak, learn to surf New Zealand's world-famous waves, experience Maori culture directly from the Maori themselves, and much more.
Get amongst some of the finest mountain biking that New Zealand’s North Island has to offer. From the white-knuckle downhills of Rotorua and perfectly flowing single-tracks of Taupo, to the most scenic of backcountry epics near Ohakune, this tour will leave you breathless in more ways than one.
Discover the best of New Zealand’s North Island in just 7 days. Get impressed by thermal wonders, stunning lakes and the incredible Tongariro National Parck and spend your nights in lodges located in serene locations - Hiking, Camping, Thermal Hot Pools and Volcanoes. Lake Waikaremoana, Tongariro National Park and Te Urewera National Park.
Experience the Bay of Islands & Rotorua during this 7 Day journey. Enjoy a Hole in the Rock Cruise, experience the Bay of Islands during a free day and visit the Waitangi Treaty Reserve and the Waitomo Glowworm Grotto. Many highlights are waiting for you!
Explore during this 7 day independent coach tour the Bay of Islands, Waitomo & Rotorua. To ensure that you have enough time at your destination you will have an overnight stay in Rotorua and Bay of Islands. Enjoy a Cape Brett Hole in the Rock Cruise, experience the Maori Culture at Rotorua and enjoy a Cape Reinga Day Tour - many highlights are waiting for you!
These are summertime voyages to the Bay of Islands and Bay of Plenty where you’ll discover uninhabited sanctuary islands, watch dolphins at play, visit fascinating historic places and enjoy superb cuisine, served with endless sea views. You will discover perfect beaches, untouched native forests and fabulous walks. In terms of New Zealand’s history this region is the birthplace of our nation.
Enjoy many highlights of the North Island on this 8 Day trip. Experience the Maori culture, enjoy stunning views in Coromandel, see the Geothermal bubbling pools in Rotorua and visit the biggest Lake in New Zealand - The Great Lake Taupo. Personalise your trip by choosing from various activities. Hike the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Skydive or do a bungy jump in Taupo. Go rafting or experience a Hobbiton Movie Set Tour. These are only a few of the adventurous activities you can experience.
An inclusive coach tour of New Zealand’s North Island. Experience the raw beauty of the Volcanic Tongariro National Park, visit the subtropical and beautiful Bay of Islands and swim in the Pacific Ocean, See indigenous heritage in Rotorua and learn the famous Maori Haka, Tour the famous Te Papa museum, which illustrates the human history of New Zealand - and much more...
Starting in Auckland and finishing in Wellington this 8 day North Island tour examines those must see New Zealand highlights. Enjoy a cruise through the beautiful Bay of Islands, experience a traditional Maori culture performance with a hangi feast. See the famous Waitomo glow worm caves and visit a working New Zealand farm - and a lot more.
With spectacular scenery ranging from bubbling mud pools to forest lined rivers. This itinerary includes biking out to the mud pools and thermal waters of Hotwater Beach, hiking the Tongariro Crossing. Enjoy modern cuisine alongside a Maori Hangi dinner and some hot tub soaking and this is the perfect active introduction to New Zealand.
Designed for the time conscious traveler, this tour showcases the North Island's iconic attractions and geothermal hotspots. Travel in a comfortable coach and immerse yourself in the wonders of the North Island including the capital city Wellington, cultural Rotorua, the beautiful Bay of Islands and cosmopolitan Auckland.
Characterised by picture-perfect beaches, warm Maori culture and magnificent geothermal spectacles, the North Island offers a uniquely different holiday experience than that of the South. If you’ve only got a few days and want to see the North Island this is your tour.
Join us on an 8 day escorted Coach Tour through the centre of the North Island experiencing the Islands of Northland, the geothermal wonders of Rotorua before enjoying the vineyards and Art Deco architecture of Hawkes Bay and the cool cafes and shops of Wellington.
This fantastic 8 day journey really shows off the North Island - Stay in the boutique wine village of Martinborough, experience Tongariro National Park, dominated by volcanic activity. A private sail on Lake Rotoitti visiting secluded thermal springs. See Rotorua’s geysers and boiling mud in the morning then enjoy the Maori Hangi & Cultural Performance in the evening –and much more.
Ideal for the time conscious, this tour offers unbeatable value and provides an excellent coverage of the North Island. This tour is fully inclusive which means you are not constantly putting your hand in your pocket once on tour. It provides an excellent range of superior hotel accommodation and luxury coach.
This premium escorted tour combines culture and scenic highlights to show you the best that the North Island has to offer. Throw in some exclusive experiences and you will discover why New Zealand’s North Island is a magical place. Explore Auckland’s Waiheke, the famous Hobbiton movie set. a In Rotorua, where Maori culture thrives in an active geothermal landscape we sail aboard a luxury catamaran on the pristine waters of Lake Rotoiti and much more.
This is the equivalent of ‘Business Class’ on wheels so just sit back and relax, everything has been taken care of. Your spacious Luxury Coach is decked out with all modern conveniences including a rest room - a fantastic way to experience the very best of New Zealand’s North Island. Be treated as a VIP and enjoy premium accommodation combined with a number of exclusive extras.
The North Island thoroughly engages the spirit and the body, often at the same time. Snorkel marine reserves while you cruise Northlands beautiful Bay of Islands, surf world famous Raglan, learn about the Maori culture, visit a sustainable farm, conquer New Zealand's top-rated 1-day trek and more...
With a small group of voyagers, explore New Zealand’s North Island. Visit Auckland and Wellington, travel into the rustic, unspoilt coastal regions of the Coromandel and the Bay of Islands, famous for their dazzling white beaches and historic villages.