Auckland to Bay of Islands

Auckland to Bay of Islands

This tour visits a selection of our best North Island golf courses over an 8 day period.

Beginning and ending in Auckland this tour travels to the Bay of Islands where guests can encounter giant Kauri Trees, stunning beaches and magnificent coastal golf courses. Kauri Cliffs and Carrington are the golfing highlights and non golfing activities can include fishing, cruising around the Bay of Islands, Cape Rienga and the sights of Auckland and Waiheke Island.

Details

Package inclusions

  •  4 rounds of golf (Titirangi, Kauri Cliffs, Carrington & Gulf Harbour)
  •  7 night’s accommodation of choice.
  •  Transport by self-drive rental vehicle or driver/guide.
  •  24 hour on-call assistance from the Playing Around New Zealand office.
  •  New Zealand goods & services tax (GST) at 15%

Optional extras

  • Breakfast and other meals.
  • Electric carts, caddies and rental clubs.
  • Activity bookings with preferential rates.
  • Helicopter or commercial flight between Auckland and Bay of Islands.

Schedule

Morning / Afternoon: Our staff will meet you on arrival at Auckland Airport and provide you with your rental vehicle or transfer to central Auckland.
Evening: We offer recommendations and bookings at Auckland’s finest restaurants.
Accommodation: Stamford Plaza Hotel, Sofitel or Hilton Hotel

Morning: Golf at Titirangi (25 minutes drive from central Auckland). Tee time of your choice subject to availability.
Evening: At leisure in Auckland.
Accommodation: Stamford Plaza Hotel, Sofitel or Hilton Hotel.

Morning: Travel to Carrington Resort on the Karikari Peninsula (allow 4 hours)
Evening: Dinner at Carrington Resort.
Accommodation: Villa or lodge room at Carrington Resort.

Morning: Play golf at Carrington Resort.
Evening: Dinner at Carrington Resort.
Accommodation: Villa or lodge room at Carrington Resort.

Morning: Travel to Kauri Cliffs (1 hour) and play golf. We recommend a tee time of 11:30am.
Afternoon/Evening: At leisure. Lodge guests will dine at Kauri Cliffs.
Accommodation: Waterfront Suites Paihia or Kauri Cliffs Lodge. (Paihia is 45 minutes south of Kauri Cliffs)

At leisure in the Bay of Islands. Golf is available at Kauri Cliffs.
Accommodation: Waterfront Suites Paihia or Kauri Cliffs Lodge.

Morning: Travel to Gulf Harbour (Auckland) via breakfast at Whangarei Marina.
Afternoon: Golf at Gulf Harbour. Tee time at 13:00
Accommodation: Stamford Plaza Hotel, Sofitel or Hilton Hotel.
Evening: At leisure.

Transfer to Auckland Airport to meet departing flight.

Additional Information

This tour can be customised to suit your requirements. It is available as a self drive golf trip for couples, a private luxury golf vacation for a small group of friends or as a coach tour for a large group. Accommodation options range from the luxury lodges to centrally located 4 star hotels and we are able to arrange numerous sightseeing and non golf activities along the way. Please complete the enquiry form and our New Zealand travel experts will begin planning you the perfect itinerary.

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