DAY 3: AUCKLAND / WAITOMO / ROTORUA (B / D)
After Breakfast, prepare for check-out. Leaving Auckland in the morning we travel through the Waikato and King Country regions, passing by flourishing farmland and picturesque countryside. On arrival in the small town of Waitomo, take a trip underground with a 45-minute guided tour. Your journey to Rotorua continues, passing through the beautiful Fitzgerald Glade. The tour concludes in Rotorua, a city where you can view geothermal activity. Tonight, experience Maori Concert & Hangi Dinner. After the tour transfer to hotel and check-in. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 4: ROTOTUA / HOBBITON / AUCKLAND (B)
After Breakfast, pick-up at the hotel. Visit the cultural centre at TePuia and gain an insight into Māori traditions and ways of life, before entering a geothermal wonderland of impressive geysers and boiling mud pools. Then visit Rainbow Springs, a nature park which showcases native flora and fauna including the famous New Zealand kiwi. Enjoy a scenic drive across the Kaimai Ranges near Matamata where scenes from the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies were filmed. After your Hobbiton Movie Set tour, continue your journey to Auckland.After tour transfer to hotel for check-in. Dinner at own pax account. Overnight at the hotel.