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Headfirst Travel
PO Box 434
Dunedin 9054
ph: +64 3 477 9083

#1159: Waitomo, Rotorua and Hobbiton 3 day Tour from Auckland finish Auckland starting with the Northern Explorer train.

Take the spectacular Northern Explorer train from Auckland and join Headfirst Travel to experience a taste of Waitomo, Rotorua and Hobbiton with 2 nights in Rotorua. Returning to Auckland on Day 3.

  • Departs Auckland Strand Railway Station 7:45am
  • the original Waitomo Glowworm Caves 45 minutes tour
  • Wai-O-Tapu and Waimangu
  • Whakarewarewa and Hobbiton Movie Set tour
  • accommodation not included
Day 1
Take the spectacular Northern Explorer train from Auckland to Otorohanga. Hop off at Otorohanga to be collected by Headfirst Travel . Travel to Waitomo Caves for your 45 minute glowworm experience. Finish the day in Rotorua at 4:50pm .
Day 2
Geyser Link Rotorua starts pick ups from your accommodation at 8.45am, departing Tourism Rotorua at 9.15am. Marvel at the Lady Knox Geyser erupting then enjoy a self guided tour of the Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland with 2 hours to explore the thermal attractions.
In the afternoon you have 2 and a half hours to walk through the Waimangu Volcanic Valley. Finish in Rotorua at 3:50pm.
Day 3
Finish your tour with a morning visit to Whakarewarewa The Living Maori Village. This includes a Village tour, geothermal activity, Maori cultural experience and a hangi meal for lunch. Depart Rotorua 1:20 pm for the Hobbiton Movie Set Tour and and onwards to Auckland arriving at 7:15pm.

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