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Day trip (destination A to B)
Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
Recorded commentary by audio headphones
All entrance fees included
Enjoy a scenic tour from Auckland to Waitomo to Rotorua, including a Waitomo Caves tour. Leaving Auckland in the morning we travel through picturesque landscape of the Waikato and King Country regions. Your experienced local driver guide will provide entertaining commentary and point out highlights along the way including Rangiriri, where a major battle was fought between colonial forces and those loyal to the Māori King in 1863. On arrival in the small town of Waitomo, journey underground on a 45-minute guided tour through the world famous Waitomo Glowworm Caves - a series of limestone caves formed over 30 million years ago. Learn about stalagmites, stalactites and other intriguing rock formations as you walk through the caverns, concluding the tour with a boat ride through the dazzling Glowworm Grotto. Travel to Rotorua, passing through Fitzgerald Glade where trees arch over the road to form a tunnel of natural greenery. The tour concludes in Rotorua, where you can see the famous Rotorua geothermal activity, learn about Māori culture in New Zealand, view spectacular scenery and more!
Modern air-conditioned coach with free WiFi
Picnic lunch served on board the coach (if option selected)
Commentary from your local driver guide
Complimentary hotel pick-up and drop off service from selected inner city hotels
Entry/Admission - Waitomo Glowworm Caves
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Infants must sit on laps
All tours are operated by luxury 5 star coaches, equipped with air conditioning, rest-room facilities, and reclining seats. For the comfort of all passengers, all tours have been designated as Non Smoking, with regular stops made for those who wish to smoke.
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travelers
Tour departs from selected centrally located Auckland city hotels OR SkyCity Travel Center
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
Concludes at 1167 Fenton Street, Rotorua OR Selected Rotorua Hotels