BAY OF ISLANDS AND CAPE REINGA. 3 Days/2 nights (extendable). Departs Daily.
Day 1. AUCKLAND - BAY OF ISLANDS.
7.30am. Depart Auckland by Intercity/Great Sights coach
Arrive Bay of Islands and enjoy a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, Maori Concert, and time in the excellent museum portraying the events around the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi on the 6th February,1840. You will be taken to your accommodation
Day 2. CAPE REINGA DAY EXCURSION
Enjoy a full day excursion to Cape Reinga including Ninety Mile Beach, boogie boarding on the sand dunes, and buffet lunch. See the meeting of the Tasman Sea and Pacific Ocean, Three Kings Islands in fine weather, and walk to the lighthouse at Cape Reinga. A Buffet lunch is included. Return to Paihia early evening.
Day 3. BAY OF ISLANDS CRUISE - AUCKLAND
Make your way to the cruise terminal and board your cruise boat for 4.5 hours cruising the Bay of Islands to Cape Brett, and through the 'Hole in the Rock' - weather permitting. Stopover at Urupukapuka island for a barbecue buffet lunch and time to explore the island. Often dolphins are to be seen during the cruise. Option to disembark at historic Russell and explore before returning to Paihia by ferry (*tickets included).
4.30pm. Depart Paihia aboard your Intercity/Great Sights coach.
8.10pm. Arrive at the Intercity coach terminal in Hobson Street.