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New Zealand Itineraries

Saturday, 6 October 2018

Our New Zealand Itineraries give you convenient travel routes to and from Rotorua, showcasing the best New Zealand has to offer. They’ll make sure you don’t miss any top destinations, plus they’re great for giving you a feel for what’s possible.

New Zealand is a beautiful country, with richly varied landscapes and hidden treasures dotted throughout. The best way to make sure that you experience New Zealand to its fullest is to hire a car, van or camper and set out. Being able to travel at your own pace, picking out the top destinations makes the trip much more memorable. Our New Zealand travel Itineraries have top destination recommendations, so you can personalise your ultimate New Zealand tour.

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Top Tips for Driving in New Zealand

Thursday, 6 September 2018

Travelling by car is by far the best way to explore New Zealand. There is so much to discover whilst having so much freedom to stop off at some amazing hidden gems! To help you explore our beautiful country the best way possible and to keep you safe here are our top tips that you should consider before you arrive in New Zealand and hit the road!

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The Ultimate Rotorua Waitomo Itinerary

Thursday, 6 September 2018

 Explore Central North Island’s awesome natural wonders on this four-day Rotorua itinerary, also featuring the underground wonders of Waitomo.

Waitomo - a wonderland of glowworms and limestone caves.
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Ten things you should never do on a Kiwi family road trip

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

There’s nothing better than packing up bags, piling the kids in the car and hitting the highway for a good old-fashioned family road trip. While holidays are all about ditching the rules, we've put together some tips to make your trip more fun when you have little ones in the car.

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Family friendly activities to do in the rain these holidays

Sunday, 23 September 2018

We’ve put together a few family friendly activities to do in the rain to keep the kids entertained during the school holidays. 

1. Rotorua Canopy Tours zipline tour

Rotorua Canopy Tours is one of the best family friendly activities in Rotorua. Minimum age is six on the Original Canopy Tour so the whole family can join in. The awesome guides make the tour very fun and educational. The learning can then lead to some awesome conservation projects that the kids can do at home. The ziplining tours are awesome in the rain as the forest looks lush and beautiful, and the best part is that the canopy will keep you very dry. Rotorua Canopy Tours will give you all the gear to keep you warm and dry, so it is a great activity for those rainy day especially if the kids have been stuck inside for a few days already.

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Rotorua to Wellington 3 day North Island itinerary

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Driving from Rotorua to Wellington, is a very popular drive and can be made even better when you know about the awesome things to do and places to see in-between!

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Auckland to Rotorua North Island itinerary

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Driving from Auckland to Rotorua is a very common North Island itinerary for visitors exploring by car. This is a drive that you can  make a day out of by stopping off at some spectacular places along the way and checking out what New Zealand small towns have to offer. Below are our favourite stop-offs on your drive from Auckland through to Rotorua:

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Things to do in Rotorua – A 5 Day Itinerary

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Rotorua’s ancient forests, geothermal energy and raft of outdoor adventures makes it a top-notch place to visit for a family holiday.  It’s a wonderland for both kids and adults, with things to do in Rotorua like zip lining, hiking and lugeing only a short distance away from each other. Being locals ourselves, we’ve put together a 5-day, family-friendly Rotorua itinerary to inspire you to book a holiday here with your family. We promise it will be one for the photo albums!

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