Day 1: Arrive in Auckland City and spend the day exploring
Accommodation: CityLife Auckland.
Day 2: Collect your rental car and head south through the lush Waikato farmland stopping to visit Hobbiton on your way to Rotorua Accommodation: Quest Rotorua Central.
Day 3: Pass through Lake Taupo before travelling east to Hawke’s Bay
Accommodation: Bella Vista Napier.
Day 4: Drive through the Wairarapa region and over the Rimutaka Ranges to Wellington
Accommodation: CityLife Wellington
Day 5: Explore Wellington City before your tour departure.