North Island Best Tours and Activities

Maori Highlights Tour
Maori Highlights Tour
         
Wellington, North Island
60 minutes
from 16 NZD
Take an in-depth journey to discover Te Papa's taonga (Maori cultural treasures) and hear their stories for insights into Maori culture. From historic, artistic, and contemporary perspectives, this tour will enrich your understanding of what makes New Zealand's Maori culture unique.
Comvita and Honey Bee Guided Tour
Comvita and Honey Bee Guided Tour
         
Tauranga, North Island
40 minutes
from 18 NZD
Discover the amazing world of the Honey Bee with this fully guided tour! Wonder at nature's intelligence as you learn all about the Honey Bee and Comvita. Explore the healing power of nature through New Zealand's native plants, including Manuka. This tour is great for all ages and will operate in all weather conditions.
Horse Trekking from Rotorua
Horse Trekking from Rotorua
         
Rotorua, North Island
Flexible
from 20 NZD
Our fully guided horse treks are suitable for beginners to experienced riders with horses and ponies to match your ability and are perfect for small groups. Full instruction is given by our guides so you feel confident during your trek. You will start on the lower part of Mount Ngongotaha riding over working farmland, climbing further up the mountain through beautiful tree lined native bush taking in spectacular views over Lake Rotorua. Safety helmets are provided. We recommend covered in footwear.
Wellington Central City Walking Tour
Wellington Central City Walking Tour
         
Wellington, North Island
2.5 hours
from 25 NZD
Spend a day walking around wellington and explore the history, culture and lifestyle of "the World's Coolest Little Capital". See the city the way the locals do!
Full Day Tongariro Alpine Crossing Hike
Full Day Tongariro Alpine Crossing Hike
         
Taupo, North Island
Flexible
from 30 NZD
Described as one of the best day hikes, this tour will provide you with the opportunity to experience some of the most scenic and active volcanic areas of the park. Reliable and flexible shuttle options are available to meet the needs of all hikers. A map and information sheet is given out in the morning to prepare you for your day ahead. An extensive hire gear range ensures that you are ready for the alpine environment and experienced staff make sure you are aware of the current forecast and track information.
Tauranga Harbour Scenic Cruise from Mount Maunganui
Tauranga Harbour Scenic Cruise from Mount Maunganui
         
Tauranga, North Island
60 minutes
from 31 NZD
Experience a 1-hour scenic cruise from Mount Maunganui of the Tauranga inner Harbour. You will have the option to hop off at Matakana Island beach to be picked up anytime on the same day at no extra cost. Wildlife you may see on your cruise includes blue penguins, sea birds, NZ fur seals, Orcas, dolphins. Get close-up with Cargo and Container ships or visiting Cruise ships in the Port of Tauranga.
OGO Rotorua Inflatable Ball Ride
OGO Rotorua Inflatable Ball Ride
         
Rotorua, North Island
Varies
from 35 NZD
Take a wild and wacky ride in an Outdoor Gravity Orb (OGO) down a straight or curvy course. Slide around inside the inflatable ball in a water bath for a new type of thrill. Before you set off, your instructor explains how to ride in the OGO and enjoy the twists and turns as the ball rolls downhill. You will also get a hand-held go pro to document your ride. Choose from three different runs that promise lots of laughs and fun.
Auckland City Highlights Walking Tour
Auckland City Highlights Walking Tour
         
Auckland, North Island
90 minutes
from 41 NZD
Discover Auckland City with a fun and engaging walking tour led by a local expert. This 90 minute walking tour will take you to Auckland's major sites including the Sky Tower, Auckland Harbour Bridge, Albert Park and the Auckland Art Gallery. Along the way your guide will share compelling commentary about Auckland's history, culture and local secrets.
Auckland Street Art Walking Tour
Auckland Street Art Walking Tour
         
Auckland, North Island
90 minutes
from 41 NZD
Be inspired and amazed by Auckland's street-art scene. This 90 minute walking tour will lead you through K-Road and Ponsonby to discover Auckland's creative and alternative side.
Auckland Cultural Walking Tour
Auckland Cultural Walking Tour
         
Auckland, North Island
90 minutes
from 41 NZD
This 90 minute walking tour led by a local expert will introduce you to Maori Culture, Myth and Monument. On this walk you will visit a functioning Marae - A Sacred Maori Meeting House.
Auckland Downtown and Waterfront Walking Tour
Auckland Downtown and Waterfront Walking Tour
         
Auckland, North Island
90 minutes
from 41 NZD
Discover why Auckland is known as the City of Sails. Led by a local guide, you will learn about Auckland's relationship with the sea.
Auckland Harbour Sightseeing Cruise with Devonport Ferry Ticket
Auckland Harbour Sightseeing Cruise with Devonport Ferry Ticket
         
Auckland, North Island
90 minutes
from 43 NZD
See the highlights of Auckland on a 90-minute harbor sightseeing cruise with informative commentary from your crew. You'll glide past Auckland Harbour Bridge, Bean Rock Lighthouse, the Sky Tower and historic Devonport, with a brief stop at Rangitoto Island.
Adrenalin Forest Obstacle Course in Wellington
Adrenalin Forest Obstacle Course in Wellington
         
Wellington, North Island
3 hours
from 44 NZD
High excitement, stomach churning and a great confidence builder. Test your skills on an Adrenalin Forest aerial obstacle course. Located among natural surroundings in Wellington, Adrenalin Forest courses feature over 100 fun filled challenges across six levels. You'll be climbing, jumping and swinging at least 20m up in the air. Nerves will definitely be tested, but the revolutionary Clic-iT safety system will ensure you're safe at all times.
Adrenalin Forest Obstacle Course in the Bay of Plenty
Adrenalin Forest Obstacle Course in the Bay of Plenty
         
Rotorua, North Island
3 hours
from 44 NZD
High excitement, stomach churning and a great confidence builder. Test your skills on an Adrenalin Forest aerial obstacle course. Located among natural surroundings in the Bay of Plenty and within a 20 minute drive from either Rotorua or Tauranga. Adrenalin Forest courses feature over 100 fun filled challenges across six levels. You'll be climbing, jumping and swinging at least 20 metres up in the air. Nerves will definitely be tested, but the revolutionary Clic-iT safety system will ensure you're safe at all times.
Lake Rotorua Paddle Boat Cruise with Breakfast or Lunch
Lake Rotorua Paddle Boat Cruise with Breakfast or Lunch
         
Rotorua, North Island
60 minutes
from 45 NZD
Cruise the waters of scenic Lake Rotorua on a modernized replica of a Mississippi River paddlewheel steamboat! Enjoy a delicious, gourmet meal about this luxury vessel! See Lake Rotorua's signature sights including Kawaha Point, Sulfur Bay and mystic Mokoia Island, as well as the Rotorua's lakeshore scenery.
Wellington Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour
Wellington Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour
         
Wellington, North Island
1 day
from 46 NZD
Discover the best of Wellington on a scenic hop-on hop-off tour that travels to top sights within the city and surroundings. See attractions including Mt Victoria, Zealandia, Weta Cave, Old Saint Paul's Church, Parliament, Museum of Wellington City and Sea and Te Papa. Your friendly guide shares informative commentary throughout the 2-hour ride by minivan, with numbers limited to 11 people. You can hop off at any of 17 stops to explore in depth and your ticket is good for 24 hours from time of first use.
Auckland Hop On Hop Off Tour
Auckland Hop On Hop Off Tour
         
Auckland, North Island
1 or 2 days
from 46 NZD
Discover the vibrant city of Auckland with flexibility and ease on a hop-on hop-off bus across all major sites and attractions. Complete with audio commentary, you're free to hop-on and off at your leisure. If you have limited time - this is the perfect way to explore the city, especially if this is your first visit to Auckland.
Great Lake Taupo Maori Rock Carvings Sail Trip
Great Lake Taupo Maori Rock Carvings Sail Trip
         
Taupo, North Island
2.5 hours
from 50 NZD
Be Fearless! Join our crew for a sail on Fearless, Great Lake Taupo's only 48' ketch offering small groups, of up to 18 people, pure sailing magic. Experience the beauty and thrill of a scenic journey out to the infamous Maori rock carvings. Fearless sails under full mast or gently meanders, when it is truly calm, by motor.
Rotorua Monster 4X4 Thrill Ride
Rotorua Monster 4X4 Thrill Ride
         
Rotorua, North Island
10 minutes
from 51 NZD
Hang on as you are driven over impossible terrain in complete safety with your driver. On the Rotorua 4X4 10-minute thrill ride you'll climb and descend near vertical slopes and tilt over to an angle that has every part of your body holding tight.
Waitomo Glowworm Tour at Footwhistle Cave
Waitomo Glowworm Tour at Footwhistle Cave
         
Waitomo, North Island
60 minutes
from 56 NZD
Experience a glowworm light show among the fantastical rock formations of Footwhistle cave, an extensive cave system in Waitomo. Glowworms create a starry glow around you as your expert guide leads you through a cavern dripping in stalactites and stalagmites. Softly lit by candles and solar-powered lights, the cave's subterranean beauty is mesmerizing! This small-group tour limited to 13 people ensures personalized attention from your guide.