North Island Golf Tour

North Island Golf Tour

Spend two weeks on the North Island of New Zealand playing some of the finest golf courses in the world!

This itinerary covers the length of the North Island offering the diversity of the sub tropical far north, the geothermal wonders of the central plateau and the “Coolest Little Capital in the World” – Wellington! There are nine golf courses that we recommend on this trip along with numerous non-golfing activity options.

Details

Package inclusions

  • 8 rounds of golf (Titirangi, Gulf Harbour, Kauri Cliffs, Wairakei, Kinloch, Cape Kidnappers, Paraparaumu and Royal Wellington).
  • 14 night’s in accommodation of choice.
  • Road transport by rental vehicle or personal guide.
  • 24 hour on-call assistance from your Playing Around New Zealand office.
  • New Zealand goods & services tax (GST) at 15%

Optional extras

  • Electric carts.
  • Caddies and rental clubs.
  • Breakfast and other meals.
  • Golf and activity bookings on leisure days.
  • Sightseeing and activity program for non-golfers.
  • Domestic connection to suit International flight on departure day.

Schedule

Morning / Afternoon: Transfer from Auckland Airport to the accommodation of choice.
Evening: At leisure in Auckland. We offer recommendations and bookings at Auckland’s best restaurants.
Accommodation: Luxury: Sofitel or Hilton Hotel. 4 & 5 Star: Stamford Plaza Hotel

Morning: Play golf at the Alister MacKenzie designed course at Titirangi (25 minutes from central Auckland).
Evening: At leisure in Auckland.
Accommodation: Luxury: Sofitel or Hilton Hotel. 4 & 5 Star: Stamford Plaza Hotel.

Morning: Travel 3.5 hours to the Bay of Islands.
Afternoon / Evening: At leisure in the Bay of Islands.
Accommodation: Luxury: Kauri Cliffs Lodge. 4 & 5 Star: Waterfront Suites, Paihia.

Morning: Play golf at Kauri Cliffs.
Evening: At leisure in the Bay of Islands.
Accommodation: Luxury: Kauri Cliffs Lodge. 4 & 5 Star: Waterfront Suites, Paihia.

Leisure Day: Options include additional golf, sailing, cultural tours, fishing, forest and beach tours.
Accommodation: Luxury: Kauri Cliffs Lodge    4 & 5 Star: Waterfront Suites, Paihia.

Morning: Travel to Gulf Harbour (3 hours).
Afternoon: Play golf at Gulf Harbour.
Evening: Travel to Auckland (1 hour) and spend the evening at leisure.
Accommodation: Luxury: Sofitel or Hilton Hotel. 4 & 5 Star: Stamford Plaza Hotel

Morning: Travel to Taupo (3.5 hours).
Afternoon / Evening: At leisure in Taupo or Rotorua.
Accommodation: Luxury: Huka Lodge. 4 & 5 Star: Hilton Hotel or Beechtree Suites

Morning: Play golf at Kinloch.
Evening: At leisure in Taupo.
Accommodation: Luxury: Huka Lodge. 4 & 5 Star: Hilton Hotel or Beechtree Suites

Morning: Play golf at Wairakei.
Evening: At leisure in Taupo.
Accommodation: Luxury: Huka Lodge. 4 & 5 Star: Hilton Hotel or Beechtree Suites

Morning: Travel to Hawke’s Bay (2 hours).
Afternoon / Evening: At leisure in Hawke’s Bay.
Accommodation: Luxury: The Farm at Cape Kidnappers. 4 & 5 Star: County or Te Pania Hotel

Morning: Play golf at Cape Kidnappers.
Evening: At leisure in Hawke’s Bay.
Accommodation: Luxury: The Farm at Cape Kidnappers. 4 & 5 Star: County or Te Pania Hotel

At leisure in Hawke’s Bay.
Accommodation: Luxury: The Farm at Cape Kidnappers. 4 & 5 Star: County or Te Pania Hotel

Morning: Travel to Paraparaumu (3 hours by road).
Afternoon: Play golf at Paraparaumu Beach. Following golf you will drive one hour to Wellington.
Evening: At leisure in Wellington.
Accommodation: Luxury: Greenmantle Lodge. 4 & 5 Star: Museum or Novotel Hotel

At leisure in Wellington. Option of playing golf at Royal Wellington.
Accommodation: Luxury: Greenmantle Lodge. 4 & 5 Star: Museum or Novotel Hotel

Drive to Wellington Airport to meet your departing flight. If required we will arrange a domestic flight to suit your International flight from Auckland.

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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