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Middle Earth Discovery

From $2999 $281 taxes

Travel Best Bets Packages Includes

  • Round trip non-stop economy airfare from Vancouver to Auckland aboard Air New Zealand
  • 2 nights in Auckland at 4-star Auckland Ellerslie
  • 2 nights in Rotorua at 4-star Ibis Rotorua
  • 3 nights in Wellington at 4-star Novotel Wellington
  • 4 sightseeing local experience highlights:
    -Auckland city tour by bike or coach
    -Hobbiton Movie Set Tour
    -Agrodome Farming Tour
    -Te Puia – Maori Cultural Center
  • Transfer by motorcoach between cities
  • Transfers from airport to hotel and hotel to airport
January 31-February 10
Vancouver from $2999 + $281 tax
Victoria, Kelowna from $3299 + $281 tax
Premium Economy Upgrade + $3600 per person
Other dates & flights originating from other departure cities available, please inquire

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Tour Itinerary:

DAY 1: Arrive Auckland
Arrival and transfer to hotel.
Hotel: Auckland Ellerslie or similar (2 nights)

DAY 2: Auckland
Auckland city tour by bike or coach you choose! Urban Adventures Electric Bike around Auckland take you around Auckland on two wheels… and with a little bit of an electric nudge! You’ll ride electric-assisted bikes along the streets and cycle lanes of Auckland, seeing city sites, learning about Maori culture, and listening to stories from a local guide who can show you just how awesome Auckland really is! Or if you prefer to take in Auckland City Sights by Coach you will get to visit Auckland Domain, Historical Parnell, Auckland Harbour Bridge, Viaduct Harbour, Tamaki Drive.

DAY 3: Auckland
Free Day to explore Auckland

DAY 4: Auckland – Rotorua
Transfer to Rotorua, rest of the day free to explore.
Hotel: Ibis Rotorua or similar (2 nights)

Day 5: Rotorua
Today includes a full day touring. Start off at Te Puia where you’ll learn about Maori traditions and ways of life before entering the Whakarewarewa Thermal Valley, home to shooting geysers and bubbling mud pools. Then onto the Agrodome to find out all about farming in New Zealand by watching a sheep-shearing display and sheep dogs showing off their skills! Next up the Hobbiton movie set. Your guide will show you locations like Hobbit holes, the Green Dragon Inn and the Mill and maybe even let you in on some secrets from filming!  After your Hobbiton Movie Set tour, return to Rotorua.

Day 6: Rotorua – Wellington
Transfers to Wellington
Hotel: Novotel Wellington or similar (3 nights)

Day 7: Wellington
Visit a selection of the best Lord of the Rings locations around Wellington City including the West Cave & Window into Workshop exhibition. View the city from the stunning Mt Victoria Lookout. This half day tour is the best way to see Wellington’s Lord of the Rings locations.

Day 8: Wellington
Today is free for you to explore Wellington on your own.

Day 9: Wellington – Canada
Transfer to the airport for your flight home

Call for details: 1-877-523-7823


Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes $30 per adult Booking Management Fee.  Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method.Please note there maybe a tax increase when FREE connectors are added with Air Canada Vacations. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287