Northland Road Trip - Kauri, Kiwi & Kaimoana
Explore the Kauri Coast and Hokianga. Highlights include an organic farm visit, bone carving workshop, kauri gum polishing at The Kauri Museum, Tane Mahuta, a night walk with kiwi, 4WD on the beach, fishing and old-world experiences at the Paparoa Hotel.
This tour is part of our Summer Program and can be booked as a fully guided tour via our Summer Program registration form. Alternatively, you can drive yourself and use the itinerary below to plan your trip.
Visit Organic Farm in Maungatoroto – calf feeding and stunning sunflower photos
Lunch at Paparoa Hotel
Kauri Museum visit with gum polishing and dress-up photo
Dinner at Paparoa Hotel
Accommodation: Paparoa Hotel
Drive to Opononi
Meet Len from Awesome Adventures and spend the day exploring Hokianga Harbour, learning to jet ski, sand boarding, collecting seafood and cooking it, learning local stories and history and much much more…
Accommodation Option 1: Stay Awesome Adventures B&B
Accommodation Option 2: Stay Copthorne Hotel, 4 hour Guided Forest Walk with Footprints Waipoua at night
Accommodation Option 3: Stay Kauri Coast Top Ten Holiday Park, 2 hour Guided Kiwi Walk at night
Visit Tāne Mahuta, NZ’s largest kauri tree
3 hour bone carving workshop at Awesome Adventures Studio
OR 1 day woodturning workshop with Rick Taylor