Welcome to the ‘City of Sails’ – New Zealand’s largest city, featuring some incredible attractions for those looking at a short city break with a luxurious stay at the 5 Star Cordis Hotel. With some incredible events and shows coming up in Auckland, we have put together an incredible trip that ticks all the boxes on a short stay wish list with the organisation hassle taken care of. With an emphasis on food, wine, exploration and unique events, our fantastic partnership with our accommodation and activity providers mean that guests of The Road Trip are ensured to have a fantastic experience and a luxury escape to remember.
This morning you will be collected by private shuttle at Auckland Airport and transported into your 5 star accommodation situated in the heart of Auckland City. After some relaxation time at the hotel you will enjoy a cruise the sparkling waters of Auckland’s beautiful Waitemata Harbour and learn about the city’s best-loved landmarks with full commentary from the knowledgeable crew.
This tour gives a fish-eye view of the Harbour Bridge; the city skyline; Devonport’s historic naval base; Bean Rock Lighthouse; and panoramic views of Rangitoto Island. The crew will serve you with afternoon tea (a hot drink and a muffin) throughout the duration of your cruise.
Upon return to the hotel we suggest utilising the incredible Chuan Spa for some well needed relaxation therapy.
Following your spectacular cruise and return to the city, tonight you will take a trip to the top of the Auckland Sky Tower and enjoy dinner with spectacular views at the Sugar Club Restaurant.
After a scrumptious buffet breakfast at the Cordis Hotel, today is a further day to enjoy the incredible food and wine that the Auckland area has to offer. With a collection at the hotel we will make our way to the Kumeu area and enjoy a tour entailing three winery tasting visits, including a tawny port sampling, plus fine NZ cheeses to accompany your wine samples. Enjoy lunch and unwind at the award winning Solijans restaurant along the way. If time permits we can also visit the black sand beach of Murawai and discover one of New Zealand’s most famous gannet colonies. This evening upon return to Auckland you will enjoy a spectacle show and entertainment in the heart of the city (additional cost depending on desired performance).
This morning after another fantastic breakfast at the hotel, you will be transported to the airport by private shuttle and your onward travel arrangements. We trust that you have had a fantastic experience in the ‘City of Sails’
*2 x nights accommodation accommodation in a deluxe room at the luxury 5 star Cordis Hotel
*Buffet Breakfast Daily
*Exclusive Private Return Shuttle transfers from Auckland Airport to City Return
*Waitemata Harbour Cruise
*Sky Tower and Dinner at the Exclusive Sugar Club Restaurant
*Wine and food tour of the Kumeu Region
*This Exclusive luxury getaway is valid until 30th September 2021