4 days in New Zealand Itinerary

4 days in New Zealand Itinerary

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Hastings
— Few hours
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Napier
— 1 day
3
Taupo
— 1 night
4
Rotorua
— 1 night
5
Tauranga
— Few hours
6
Auckland
— 1 night

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Hastings

Hastings
Hastings is a New Zealand city and is one of the two major urban areas in Hawke's Bay, on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand. To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hastings tour builder app.

Auckland to Hastings is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You will leave for Napier on the 30th (Fri).

Things to do in Hastings

Tours · Outdoors · Wineries · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 30 — 31:

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Napier

Enjoy the atmosphere and architecture of 1930s design in Napier, one of the best-preserved Art Deco cities in the world.
On the 30th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Church Road Winery Cellar Door and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Napier online holiday planner.

Napier is just a stone's throw from Hastings. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Taupo.

Things to do in Napier

Wineries · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Church Road Winery Cellar Door ©
Church Road Winery Cellar Door

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night
Taupo

Great Cloak of Tia

The resort town of Taupo lies on the banks of Lake Taupo, the largest body of water in the whole of Australasia.
On the 31st (Sat), get interesting insight from Tours, make a splash at Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort, and then admire the sheer force of Huka Falls Walkway.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Taupo travel route site.

Traveling by car from Napier to Taupo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rotorua.

Things to do in Taupo

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Huka Falls Walkway
Huka Falls Walkway
Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort ©
Taupo DeBretts Spa Resort

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night
Rotorua

Rotorua ©

Sulphur City

Surrounded by lakes and featuring impressive areas of geothermal landscape, the city of Rotorua offers an otherwordly landscape and a welcoming, peaceful environment, with the culture of the native Maori people very much in the foreground.
On the 1st (Sun), delve into the lush surroundings at Redwoods, Whakarewarewa Forest, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Te Puia, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rotorua trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Taupo to Rotorua takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Rotorua can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Tauranga.

Things to do in Rotorua

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 1:
Highlights from your plan
Te Puia ©
Te Puia
Zipline
Redwoods, Whakarewarewa Forest ©
Redwoods, Whakarewarewa Forest

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Tauranga

Tauranga
The largest city in the Bay of Plenty, Tauranga features extensive sandy beaches, well-maintained hiking paths, and a good range of accommodations.
For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Tauranga day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rotorua to Tauranga takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You will leave for Auckland on the 1st (Sun).

Things to do in Tauranga

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 2:

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night
Auckland

Auckland ©

City of Sails

The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
On the 2nd (Mon), enjoy breathtaking views from SkyTower, then examine the collection at Auckland Museum, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Auckland visit app.

Drive from Tauranga to Auckland in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Tauranga in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Auckland, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Auckland

Museums · Wineries · Tours
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum
Wine Tours & Tastings
SkyTower ©
SkyTower

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