Par 5 North Island Tour

Add to our Northern and Central tours a trip south east to the Hawkes Bay wine and golfing region. Golf at Hastings and Napier interspersed with wine tasting and a long lunch at one of the many cellars of the region’s world class wineries. Onward south to the Wairarapa, one of New Zealand’s oldest sheep and beef farming regions. We take you off the main trails to discover some hidden gems amongst the hills and coast of this amazing region. Meet the people who epitomise the “Kiwi” way of life. Over the range and down into Wellington, described by Lonely Planet as “ the coolest little capital in the world”. Our tour ends there after sightseeing and golf at one of the city’s beautiful golf courses.

Sample Tour Itinerary

  1. Day 1: Arrival Auckland

    Your tour starts when you touch down at Auckland International Airport. You will be met at the airport and have a free day in Auckland . Accomodation will be at a top-qualty inner-city hotel to ensure you are fresh for the first day. For those arriving early we offer a city tour, harbour cruise or visit to local attractions

  2. Day 2: Mangawhai

    A short distance north of Auckland lies the beachside town of Mangawhai, a popular destination for those wanting to escape the city. We begin with the “unbeatable” Mangawhai golf course, rated in the top 20 courses in New Zealand, and meet the very friendly locals.

  3. Day 3: Paihia Day 1

    Paihia is a town on New Zealand’s North Island. It’s known as a gateway to the dive sites and sandy beaches of the Bay of Islands. At the Waitangi Treaty Grounds, a carved meeting house, a museum and a giant Maori canoe mark the site of the founding of modern New Zealand. A trail leads to the horseshoe-shaped Haruru Falls. Southwest of town, there are panoramic views from the Opua Forest Paihia Lookout Track.

  4. Day 4: Paihia Day 2

    Golf at the very scenic Waitangi Golf course followed by a cruise over to historic Russell, first European settlement and original capital of the fledgling colony. Savour lunch at the Duke Of Marlborough hotel

  5. Day 5: Far North

  6. Day 6: Kerikeri

    Rich in history and culture, Kerikeri offers us golf at club or nearby resort courses, or some leisurely sightseeing cruises

  7. Day 7: Kerikeri to Auckland

    We travel back to Auckland via the Kauri Coast, visiting the Hokianga harbour and the magnificent  Waipoua forest giants

  8. Day 8: Kerikeri to Auckland

    We travel back to Auckland via the Kauri Coast, visiting the Hokianga harbour and the magnificent  Waipoua forest giants

  9. Day 9: Coromandel Peninsula

    Spectacular scenery on the Peninsula. With a mountainous interior cloaked in native rainforest and more than 400 kilometres of dazzling white sand beaches, it is rustic, unspoiled and relaxed. Even the golf courses will relax you!

  10. Day 10: Matamata

    Middle Earth! Be treated to lunch with the Hobbits or golf in the lush central Waikato, dairy farming heartland of the country.

  11. Day 11: Rotorua

    Rotorua is known for bubbling mud pools, shooting geysers and natural hot springs, as well as showcasing our fascinating Māori culture. We know of some pretty interesting golf courses here too.

  12. Day 12: Taupo Day 1

    The beautiful Lake Taupō was created nearly two thousand years ago by a volcanic eruption so big it darkened the skies in Europe and China.   We bring you to rest, enjoy the magnificent scenery and then accept the challenge of some superb golf courses. Trout fishing is a good option here!

  13. Day 13: Taupo Day 2

    Golf challenge  today for the serious at Wairakei International or Kinloch resort courses. For the non-golfers some exciting alternatives too.

  14. Day 14: Napier Day 1

    All golfed out? How about we sample some of the Hawkes Bay’s finest wineries and enjoy a very long lunch? For the fit and serious golfers Napier Golf Club

  15. Day 15: Napier Day 2

    Golf today at Bridge Pa Golf Club or for the non-golfers a visit to the Art Deco capital of New Zealand

  16. Day 16: Napier to Masterton

    Excellent sightseeing options today or top golf at Cape Kidnappers for the serious golfer. Enroute to Masterton we visit the Pukaha Wildlife centre with some very special Kiwis

  17. Day 17: Masterton

    Enjoy a round of golf on the very picturesque Masterton golf course, the home of kiwi golfing legend Sir Bob Charles, and visit some very special local attractions. Masterton and the Wairarapa will surprise!

  18. Day 18: Wellington

    Labelled the world's ‘coolest little capital’ by Lonely Planet, Wellington is renowned for its vibrant creative culture. We have an easy Sunday to rest, attend Church Services ,sightseeing or visiting Wellington’s food and cultural centre before our final day golf challenge at Boulcotts Farm Heritage Golf club. We end our Par5 tour with prizegiving dinner.

  19. Day 19: Final Day

Why Beyond

We are the tour company that shows you the real New Zealand, specially for Golfers and their non-playing partners.

Our tours are designed to show the best New Zealand has to offer and includes stunning rural clubs that other tours pass by.

All our tours include the following:

  • Airport transfers
  • Fully escorted travel
  • Quality accommodation with breakfast and dinners
  • Course fees and cart hire
  • Attractions entrance fees, greeting social and farewell dinner

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