Travel 2 Australia & New Zealand 2018/19

ELITE ADVENTURES ECO THERMAL TOUR Departures & Duration: 4-5 hours, Daily (except 25 Dec) Witness the daily eruption of Lady Knox Geyser, then tour Rotorua’s finest geothermal parks including the boiling mudpools and the colourful hot springs of Wai-O-Tapu and the spectacular, bush- covered Waimangu Volcanic Valley where your guide will explain the Mount Tarawera eruption that occurred in 1886. MITERE MITAI CULTURAL COMBO Departures & Duration: 4.5 hours, Daily (except 25 Dec) On arrival be greeted by a local Maori host. Learn about protocol, history and legends. Visit Te Papaiouru Marae, Tamatekapua MT TARAWERA VOLCANO BY FLOATPLANE Departures & Duration: 30 mins, Daily (weather permitting) At Volcanic Air’s Jetty, Rotorua City Lakefront, fly via floatplane over the site of the largest eruption in New Zealand’s living memory Mount Tarawera. View the eruption trail and surrounding lakes district whilst enjoying commentary from the experienced local pilot. Tour concludes approximately 30 minutes after commencement, back at Volcanic Air’s Jetty. Meeting House, St. Faith’s Church and Mitai Maori Village. Witness warriors in traditional dress, be captivated by songs, dances and games. Dine on traditional earth-cooked Hangi, see the spiritual and sacred freshwater spring and glowworms.

Rotorua Set on its namesake lake, the town of Rotorua is renowned for its geothermal activity and Maori culture. There are bubbling mud pools and the 30m-tall Pohutu Geyser, which erupts many times daily. It’s also home to a living Maori village and the New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute.

Prices from: Adult £96, Child £65

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This unique trilogy combines some of the best that the North Island of New Zealand has to offer. Experience Hobbiton Movie Set, the picturesque setting for the Shire that featured in the Sir Peter Jackson directed films, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. This offer includes Te Puia, the home of Maori culture and cuisine. Be mesmerized by the world famous geyser Pohutu under stars following a delicious indigenous meal. Descend into the magical Waitomo Glowworm Caves under a galaxy of glowworms and to ancient Ruakuri Cave, a spectacular cave full of legends and tales.Walk amongst magnificent cave formations and see sparkling glowworms up-close.

The Hobbiton Movie Set is an essential stop on the itinerary of all visitors travelling through New Zealand, offering an interesting and entertaining experience incorporating the famous film set.

Descend into the magicalWaitomo Glowworm Caves under a galaxy of glowworms and to ancient Ruakuri Cave, a spectacular cave full of legends and tales.Walk amongst magnificent cave formations and see sparkling glowworms up-close or alternatively, experience the originalWaitomo black water rafting adventure that will have you tubing, walking and floating through mysterious Ruakuri Cave with the SuperchargedTrilogy package option.

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Hobbiton Matamata

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Cambridge

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Tirau

Walk amongst geysers, bubbling mud pools, hot springs and steam in a mystical geothermal valley that is steeped in cultural history.A feast of storytelling, entertainment and traditional Maori kai (food) awaits, continuing a legacy of guiding and manaakitanga (hospitality) that began 200 years ago or alternatively with the SuperchargedTrilogy option,Te Puia’s Steambox is the ultimate way to experience Maori culture, with a guided tour through the geothermal hotspot, a wero (challenge) from a Maori warrior and steaming kai (food) cooked deep inTeWhakarewarewaValley’s living-earth.

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Te Puia Rotorua

Otorohanga

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Waitomo

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Waitomo Glowworm Caves Ruakuri Cave The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co.

Tour price per person from:Adult £180, Child £84

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