New Zealand: Itinerary for 9 days in North Island

By Cubie - May 04, 2018

Here's the recap of travel, or rather it serve as an index page for easier tracking.

Breakdown of travel days and links to accommodations.

Day 1 - Walkabout in Auckland

Day 2 - Kayaked to Cathedral Cove, dug at Hot Water Beach and finished with dinner at Squids Bar.

Day 3 - Checking out the glow worms and Christmas dinner at Roselands Restaurant.

Rotorua / Matamata
Day 4 and 5
 - Met a very gorgeous Max at Kuirau Park, round Lake Rotorua and Redwoods Treewalk
 - Traditional hāngi feast at Mitai Māori Village
 - Food in Rotorua
 - "Went" home to Hobbiton

Rotorua / Taupo
Day 6 - Awed by geysers in Te Puia, then Huka Falls before arriving at Taupo.
Day 7 - My first long hike at Tongariro Alpine Crossing

Taupo / Wellington
Day 8 - Road trip from Taupo to Wellington

Day 9 - Ending our North Island adventures in the capital city.

Side note: Can you see little green person on the traffic light? 

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