Northern Gems - 3 Days, 2 nights 


Tour Summary 

Auckland to Bay of Island, Cape Reinga, 90 Mile Beach and Matakana. 

This tour explores the far north and all the treats it has to offer combining dolphin watching, The Hole in The Rock cruise, Cape Reinga, Wine Tasting, Sand Sliding and Maori culture. Everything you want from a northern holiday. 


  • Waitangi Treaty House 
  • Cape Reinga day tour
  • Ninety mile beach
  • Cape Brett " Hole in the Rock" cruise
  • Kauri Forest
  • East coast beach tour
  • Matakana Lunch  

Tour Dates:

Custom tours leave on your preferred date. Please make an inquiry to book date of your choice or for advice on when is best to come. 

Tour (Only) Price 

Adult $1099

Child $935

Tour with accommodation price

Cheeky Kiwi can arrange accommodation for you at discounted prices for 4 star hotels and motels or you can book your own to save money.   

Twin Share Accommodation $1299 per person 

Single Share Accommodation $1499 per person

Group discounts:

5-6 people: 5% Discount, 7-8 people 10% Discount, 9-10 people 15% Discount

*All prices are based on at least 4 passengers per tour. Cheeky Kiwi reserves the right to cancel the tour or add a surcharge if less than 4 passengers are booked.

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Tour Inclusions:

  • Accommodation (Stated level)
  • Breakfast
  • Hotel/Airport Pickup
  • Comfortable 12 seat minibus
  • Professionally guided tour
  • Stated activities and entry tickets
  • Refreshments in minibus
  • Entertainment in minibus
  • Wifi Available in minibus (extra)


Receive 10% discount on upgrades/ add on's  

*discount applies to the shortest or lowest price tour. Activities booked through Crew Adventures will receive a 5% discount while on tour. 


Day 1: Auckland to PaiHia Tour with hole in Rock Cruise

6am Hotel/ Airport pick up. From Auckland we head north to the beautiful Bay Of Islands. Upon arrival we will visit the the historic Waitangi Grounds, site of the treaty singing between the native Maori and European settlers. While at Waitangi you will get to experience and bit of the culture, see the Maori meeting houses, architecture and the large war canoe. After Waitangi it's time for the Discover the Bay Cruise to the famous hole in the rock and luck permitting some dolphin watching. During the curise you will also be treated to a BBQ lunch on the stunning Otehei Bay before returning to Paihia.    

Included Activities: Discover the Bay Cruise, BBQ Lunch, Waitangi Grounds 

Optional Activities: Russell tour & Dinner ($20 per person + Dinner)

Day 2: Cape Reinga Day Tour 

Today we head to the very top of New Zealand! Walk out to the Famous lighthouse and be in awe of where the Tasman Sea and Pacific Ocean collide. Next we take advantage of the massive sand dunes to have some fun sand sliding or just exploring. As we slowly make our way back down the country we will stop at 90 mile beach and the ancient Kauri forests. Picnic Lunch included. 

Included Activities: Cape Reinga tour, sand sliding, 90 Mile Beach, Kauri Forest  

Day 3: PaiHia To Auckland Tour with Wine Tasting and East coast exploring

Today you have some free time in the morning to explore Paihia before we head south again. While heading south we will stop at a wonderful little town called Matakana so you can enjoy some beautiful vineyards or grab something to eat (food or wine tasting is extra). We will then spend some time exploring an east coast beach before heading back to Auckland and the end of your tour.  

Included Activities: Vineyard visit and tasting, east coach beach tour  

Optional Activities: Vineyard Lunch