Coromandel, Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach are some of the most beautiful and most interesting spots in the North Island.
This one-day tour from Auckland will leave you feeling like you just found paradise! The perfect way to explore the best of the stunning North Island, this trip takes you past some of the must-see spots in the area. Spectacular beaches, famous coves and stunning views make this a journey to remember!
Your day starts with a free pickup from your hotel in Auckland. From there, begin your scenic drive through the Waikato countryside. Have your cameras ready to snap the beautiful scenery, mighty rivers and impressive mountains.
The Coromandel Peninsula is the perfect place for some stunning holiday snaps of white-sand beaches, extensive native forests and unbeatable views of the Pacific Ocean coastline. During the drive, you'll stop many times for a short walk to some great viewpoints and photo spots.
The first feature attraction of your trip is Cathedral Cove, one of New Zealand's most famous beaches.You may recognise this area from The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian movie. As there are no roads to this beach, you'll be taking a native bush walk to get there. Once you've arrived, its time to relax, sunbathe, swim, play sport or just enjoy the spectacular views.
Next, it's on to the famous Hot Water Beach. Here, you can dig a hole in the sand to create your very own naturally-heated geothermal water bath.
After you've finished playing in the sun and sand, it's time to start the drive back to Auckland.