Indulge & Luxuriate

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Here's how to do the twin coasts in style...golf, spa treatments and luxury accommodation.

Eagles Nest, Bay of Islands
Eagles Nest, Bay of Islands

Day 1:

  • Fly from Auckland - Kerikeri (45 minutes)
  • Pick up rental car and drive to Russell (approx 1 hour via car ferry). In the afternoon enjoy a dolphin watching / swimming cruise.
  • Stay: Eagles Nest or Flagstaff Lodge

Day 2:

  • Depart Russell late morning and drive to Paihia (via car ferry from Opua)
  • Play a round of golf at Waitangi
  • Stay: Eagles Nest or Flagstaff Lodge

Day 3:

  • Drive to Kauri Cliffs (approx 1.5 hours)
  • On your way visit art galleries and wineries in Kerikeri
  • In the afternoon play golf, tennis, or enjoy a relaxing spa treatment at Kauri Cliffs
  • Dinner and stay: Kauri Cliffs

Day 4:

  • Drive to Waipoua Lodge (approx 2.5 hrs)
  • In the afternoon enjoy a private guided tour into Waipoua Forest and meet the giant kauri trees
  • Dinner and stay: Waipoua Lodge

Day 5:

  • Drive to Auckland (approx 3.5 hours)
  • On the way to Auckland visit the Kauri Museum in Matakohe, and discover the history of the kauri tree, its timber, gum, and the early pioneers to the district