Coromandel & Bay of Plenty Tour

Price per person:


(Single costs are available on request)

5 Days-With Tour Leader Unna West

Join us on an exciting tour of the beautiful Coromandel region with its pristine beaches and native forests, the Bay of Plenty with Tauranga, Mount Maunganui and Rotorua sightseeing plus Taupo and an excursion to the Chateau. Travel to Whakapapa and visit ‘Top of the Bruce’ for panoramic views (weather permitting). Ride New Zealand’s largest gondola ‘Sky Waka’ to Knoll Ridge Café. A truly wonderful experience!

Tour Departs: 10-Mar-2021
  • Home pickup and return within the Auckland metropolitan area (if applicable).
  • Services of Travelwise Holidays Tour Leader throughout.
  • All coach touring Auckland/Tairua/Pauanui/Whangamata/Waihi Beach/Tauranga/Mt Maunganui/ Rotorua/Taupo/Chateau/Auckland.
  • Accommodation at Palm Pacific Resort, Whangamata, (1 night), Hotel Armitage, Tauranga (1 night) and Acapulco Motor Inn, Taupo (2 nights).
  • All dinners and breakfasts.
  • Tauranga/Mt Maunganui/Rotorua sightseeing including Robbins Park Rose Gardens, Sulphur Point Marina, Minden Lookout, Mt Maunganui and Papamoa.
  • Chateau Excursion Taupo to Whakapapa including 'Top of the Bruce' (weather permitting) for Sky Waka Gondola to Knoll Ridge.  On return to Taupo visit the Volcanic Activity Centre in Turangi.
  • Taupo sightseeing including Huka Falls, Honey Hive and Lava Glass Blowing Studio & Sculpture Garden.





DAY 1 Auckland/Tairua/Pauanui/Whangamata  (D)

Travel to Whangamata via Tairua and Pauanui.  Enjoy dinner at the local Whangamata Club.  Stay Palm Pacific Resort (1 night).

DAY 2 Whangamata/Waihi Beach/Tauranga  (B,D)

Travel via Waihi Beach and visit Minden Lookout en route to Tauranga.  Stay Hotel Armitage, Tauranga (1 night).

DAY 3 Tauranga/Mt Maunganui/Rotorua/Taupo  (B,D)

Enjoy local tour and city sightseeing including Robbins Park Rose Gardens, Sulphur Point Marina, Mt Maunganui & Papamoa.  Stop for sightseeing in Rotorua then continue to Taupo.   Visit the Lava Glass Blowing Studio & Sculpture Garden. Stay Acapulco Motor Inn (2 nights).


DAY 4 Chateau Excursion  (B,D)  

Travel from Taupo to Whakapapa and  ‘Top of the Bruce’ for panoramic views (weather permitting). Ride NZ’s largest gondola ‘Sky Waka’ to Knoll Ridge Café.  Visit Volcanic Activity Centre in Turangi on return to Taupo.

DAY 5 Taupo/Tokoroa/Auckland  (B) 

Visit the Honey Hive and Huka Falls.  Return to Auckland via Tokoroa and Hamilton.


Key: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner


Need Assistance?

Office hours are 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday. An answer phone takes care of calls after hours and during the weekends.

Phone Toll Free

0800 11 60 60

Phone Within Auckland

(09) 414 4488