Your New Zealand Holiday Experts
y Lower North Island Itinerary
Start: Wellington
Finish: Wellington

Highlights

  • Heritage & culture of Wellington
  • Wine trails of the Wairarapa
  • Meeting the locals in the small rural communities, off the normal tourist route
  • The beautiful gardens & parks of New Plymouth & views of Mt Egmont
  • Glow-worms, stalactites & stalagmites of Waitomo Caves
  • Trout fishing on Lake Taupo
  • Winter skiing and summer hikes on Mt Ruapehu
  • Seaside communities of the Kapiti Coast.
Day Itinerary
01 Wellington to Wairarapa 100 kms (1 hr)
02 Wairarapa to Palmerston North 120 kms (1 hr 15 min)
03 Palmerston North to New Plymouth 230 kms (3 hrs)
04 New Plymouth to Waitomo Caves 190 kms (2 hrs)
05 Waitomo Caves to Taupo 165 kms (2 hrs)
06 Taupo to Tongariro National Park 100 kms (1 hr)
07 Tongariro National Park to Wellington 325 kms (4 hrs)