North Island Activities & Excursions

Enjoy the North Island’s harbourside cities of Auckland and Wellington, become acquainted with the Maori culture of Rotorua or indulge in the vintage wines of Hawkes Bay. New Zealand’s North Island has an extensive variety of activities and excursions to enhance your holiday.

Spend a day on the Lord of the Rings movie set, have a drink in the Green Dragon Inn at Hobbiton or visit the glittering Glowworm Caves in Waitomo.

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Day Tours & Activities from Auckland

Our selection of experiences departing from Auckland will let you discover more of North Island during your holiday.


Hobbiton & Farm Stay


2 DAY - Explorer from £229
Nihotupu Bush Walk

Wilderness Experience

Waitakere Ranges

Day tour from £92
Waitomo Glowworm Caves

Waitomo & Rotorua

Rotorua | Waitomo | Te Puia

Day tour from £196
Bay of Islands

Bay of Islands

Bay of Islands

Day tour from £179
Cathedral Cove

Bay of Islands Explorer

Bay of Islands

3 DAY - Explorer from £399
Thermal Wonders Group

Thermal Wonders


2 DAY - Explorer from £499

Day Tours & Activities from Wellington

Our top things to do from Wellington will make your holiday in New Zealand unforgettable.

Coffee Beans

Wellington Food Tour


Day tour from £118
Weta Cave Workshop Tour Artists on stage

Lord of the Rings & Weta Cave Tour


Day tour from £56

Zealandia Private Tour


Day tour from £32

Tongariro Crossing


3 DAY - Explorer from £749

Day Tours & Activities Around North Island

With our day tours and explorers there's something for everyone and most of our experiences include pick up from hotels in the area.

Napier City Centre

Napier Art Deco Tour


Day tour from £12
Vintage Car

Napier Vintage Car Tour


Day tour from £122
Wine Tasting

Wine & Gourmet Odyssey

Hawkes Bay

Day tour from £109
Performer Meeting House

Waitangi Treaty House & Hangi Concert

Waitangi Treaty Grounds

Day tour from £65
Inferno Crater Lake Rotorua

Rotorua Geothermal Wonderland Tour


Day tour from £92
Tamaki Women

Maori Concert & Hangi Feast

Tamaki Maori Village

Day tour from £72
Te Puia Pa Woman and Child

Te Puia Maori Arts and Craft

Te Puia

Day tour from £34
Hobbiton Movie Set

Hobbiton Movie Set


Day tour from £72
Cape Reinga Lighthouse

Cape Reinga

Cape Reinga

Day tour from £85
Cathedral Cove, Coromandel

Cathedral Cove Kayaking

Te Whanganui-A-Hei Marine Reserve

Day tour from £69
Mudbrick Cellar

Waiheke Wine Tour


Day tour from £76
Hole in the Rock

Hole in the Rock Dolphin Cruise

Bay of Islands

Day tour from £59
Tui Bird

Kapati Island Nature Tour

Kapati Island

Day tour from £112
Kiwi Dundee Coastal Walk

Nature & Coast Walk

Coromandel Peninsula

Day tour from £172
Hawkes Bay

Hawkes Bay Bike & Wine Tour

Hawkes Bay

Day tour from £29
White Island Volcano

White Island Helicopter

White Island

Day tour from £424

More New Zealand Holiday Choices

Choose from exciting self drive holidays, scenic cruises, insightful guided tours and iconic rail journeys.
Speak to one of our experts to combine a little of everything for a holiday to New Zealand you won’t forget.

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