You deserve the ultimate escape to the incredible Bay of Islands. This 4 day exclusive experience includes a breathtaking return helicopter flight from Auckland as well as top class cuisine and the tranquility of a stay at The Landing, one of New Zealand’s finest lodges.
Highlights of this incredible experience include; a private wine tour and tasting on site at the landing, a stay on one of the resort’s private retreats featuring unparalleled surroundings, a half day sightseeing or fishing tour on the landing boat ‘Iti Rangi’ and a chance to spot kiwi in the wild as well as incredible gourmet cuisine.
Kick Back and enjoy every indulgence that this luxury 4 day trip has to offer.
This morning upon arrival into Auckland you will be transferred by private helicopter to the majestic Bay of Islands (charter can be arranged from your choice of either Auckland City or Auckland Airport). Upon arrival at the Landing we suggest taking time to soak up the incredible surroundings from your private villa residence. This afternoon we suggest checking out one of the many boardwalks in the area and get acquainted with the tranquility and seclusion of the area or perhaps check out one of the six private beaches. Tonight we suggest enjoying the property’s incredible bespoke garden to plate dining with an exquisite wine from The Landing Cellar Door.
This morning after a scrumptious gourmet breakfast prepared by the Landing’s Chef you will experience the magic of a half day sightseeing boat tour on the lodge’s private boat ‘Iti Rangi’. This afternoon upon return you will get a vineyard tour of the property and a chance to indulge in some of the local Rosé, Syrah, Pinot Gris and Chardonnay among other varieties. The rest of the afternoon is your chance to unwind and get acquainted with the superior facilities of the resort. Perhaps enjoy a spot of tennis or relax on one of the resort’s private beaches and take in the view. Tonight is a further opportunity to experience and indulge in The Landing’s exceptional cuisine and beverage options from the interior of your residence or one of the outdoor courtyards.
This morning at leisure, you will take a private 4WD tour to discover archaeological sites, artifacts and rare book collections and learn about contemporary Maori culture, art and food. Visit restored wetlands, regenerated native bush and bird sanctuaries. This afternoon is your choice of further exploring and relaxing at the resort or perhaps take a trip to nearby Russel or Paihia to discover two of the Bay of island’s charming seaside villages. (We can arrange for private transport to and from Paihia and Russell). Tonight you will get the opportunity to take a guided kiwi spotting tour.
This morning after a relaxing start to the day and leisurely breakfast you will be transported by helicopter to Auckland (your choice of Auckland City or Airport) and your onward travel arrangements.
Your Exclusive package includes:
*3 x nights accommodation in the ‘Boat Shed’ luxury residence at The Landing
*Return Private Helicopter transfers from your choice of Auckland City or Auckland Airport
* Boat pick up from Paihia (if taking the private driver option)
* Breakfast from The Landing’s head chef
*Wine-tasting at The Landing Winery
*Kiwi-spotting guided evening walk
*Half-day sightseeing boat tour or fishing trip
on The Landing boat Iti Rangi
*Tour of The Landing and its historically
significant sites by private 4WD
*Tennis court and gym
*Kayaks, paddle boards and mountain bikes
* Extensive walking, running and
*Complimentary bottle of Mumm Champagne upon arrival at heli-base (or presented to by private driver if this option chosen exclusive for guests of The Road Trip).
$8599 NZD per person (based on 2 x pax with return private helicopter transfers ex Auckland City or Airport)
Normally $10849 NZD per person (save $4500 NZD per couple)
$4856 NZD per person (based on 4 x pax with return private helicopter transfers ex Auckland City or Airport)
Normally $7106 NZD per person (Save $4500 NZD per couple)
$6299 NZD per person (based on 2 x pax with return transfers to and from Auckland with private driver and vehicle)
Normally $8549 NZD per person (Save $4500 NZD per couple)
$3799 NZD per person (based on 4 x pax with return transfers to and from Auckland with private driver and vehicle)
Normally $6059 NZD per person (Save $4500 NZD per couple)
*A Travel Guide Compiled by The Road Trip Including Our Top Tips for What to See and Do in the Region
*This Exclusive experience is valid until October 31 2020
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