This is brand new for MoaTours in 2020, a real escape to a stunning part of our country many Kiwis haven't been and somewhere everyone who goes falls in love with. A five day adventure from Auckland to stunning Aotea / Great Barrier Island, one of the Hauraki Gulf's real gems and, since 2017, officially recognised as an International Dark Sky Sanctuary. The tour includes the wonderful return scenic flight to Aotea / Great Barrier Island. Enjoy a leisurely holiday exploring in our own MoaTours coach the bush lined roads, coastline and harbours. You'll love the opportunity to meet local artisans, guides and island personalities.
6 Departure Dates
- 2 Dec 2020 - SOLD OUT
- 7 Dec 2020 - SOLD OUT
- 12 Dec 2020 - SOLD OUT
- 04 Jan 2021 - ALMOST FULL
- 09 Jan 2021 - JUST RELEASED
- 14 Jan 2021 - JUST RELEASED
Day 1: Auckland - Claris - Tryphena
Day 2: Explore the Northern End of Great Barrier
Day 3: Tryphena - Port FitzRoy - Broken Islands Cruise
Day 4: Okupu / Blind Bay - Whangaparapara - Tryphena
Day 5: Tryphena - Medlands Beach - Claris - Auckland
Maximum group size 18.
4 night tour from
All tour dates through to 2021
4 night tour from $2,590.00 per person twin share*
•All transport by comfortable, air conditioned coach (maximum of 18 travellers).
•Services of your knowledgeable MoaTours Kiwi guide.
•Quality accommodation chosen for a “sense of place"..
•Return airfares from Auckland Airport to Aotea/Great Barrier and return.
• All breakfasts(B)
• All lunches (L) including special lunch with Marion at Elephant Gallery
• All dinners, privately hosted by Val at Shoal Bay Estate (D)
All Activities & Entrance Fees Are Included
• Visit Peter and Fenella at the Black Cow gallery
• Star gazing in the International Dark Sky Sanctuary
• Cruise with Chris from Port FitzRoy to the Broken Islands
• Meet the custodians of Glenfern Sanctuary Regional Park
• Lunch at Great Barrier Lodge on Whangaparapara Harbour
• Entry into The Milk, Honey & Grain Museum
• Meet Sarah at Shoal Bay Pottery
Included Sightseeing & Exploring
•Take a scenic flight over the islands of the Hauraki Gulf to Aotea/Great Barrier
•See the beaches and walk along the bush tracks
•Stroll among mature native trees at Okiwi Park
•Visit the Heritage & Arts Village Trust in Claris
•Stroll bush trails and visit Okupu, Blind Bay on the way to Whangapapara Harbour
•Walk along Medlands Beach and Awana Bay, favourite spots for surfers
•Walk the bush trail towards Kaitoke hot springs
• Bonus: Receive one nights free pre or post tour accommodation!* Valid for the first 10 bookings only.
*Terms & Conditions: Valid for sales until 1 August 2020, unless withdrawn or sold out earlier. Prices are per person based on twin share accommodation for specific travel dates. Airfares & other land arrangements are additional unless specified. Special offer: Receive one nights free pre or post tour accommodation. Accommodation to be selected and booked by MoaTours (up to the value of $200 NZD per room night). Valid for the first 10 bookings when booked with your YOU Travel agent only. Offer applies to new bookings and is subject to availability and can be withdrawn and amended at any time and without notice. Not valid with any other offer. General Conditions: All offers are correct at as at 19 June 2020, subject to availability, currency fluctuation & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Amendment & cancellation fees apply. Payment deadlines apply. Minimum & maximum stays may apply. Blackout date & seasonal surcharges may apply depending on date of travel & over peak holiday periods. Prices are in New Zealand dollars for payment by cash, cheque & eftpos only. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms & conditions apply. Contact us for further details.