Ultimate North Island Adventure 'Kauri' Trip
Our 'Kauri' trip is 11 days on New Zealand's volcanic North Island. Maori culture, New Zealand's best day walk, epic snorkelling, sandboarding, and volcanoes characterise this adventure.
Some highlights from our itinerary:
0:05 Puketi Forest
0:31 Opononi and the Hokianga Harbour
0:48 Sand boarding the Hokianga dunes
1:18 Hike Cape Brett
2:46 The Perfect Day - Exploring the Poor Knights Islands
3:11 Cycle Whakarewarewa Forest
3:20 Te Puia - Rotorua
3:32 Tane Mahuta - 'Lord of the Forest'
Kauri Ultimate North Island Adventure
- 11 Days
- North Island
- From US$4699 + tax
You'll be amazed by the variety of adventures and stunning scenery as we share the iconic locations and best-kept secrets of the North Island. The perfect addition to any of our South Island trips, the year-round 'Kauri' explores the sub-tropical north, a marine reserve, white sandy beaches, unique volcanic terrain, geothermal areas, Maori culture, an underground cave system and arguably the best mountain day-hike in New Zealand. For a great way to see the rest of New Zealand, combine this trip with any of our South Island trips.
Activity level: The 'Kauri' suits people of a wide range of fitness levels and outdoor experience. Typically, activities on the 'Kauri' trip range between two and five hours to complete. The Tongariro Alpine Crossing hike can take a little longer, though there are shorter alternatives available.