North Island Adventures

 Short breaks and Leisure walking tours for women

Upcoming Women Only Tours

Nov 2021 - Wairakei - Chateau Tongariro & Train 
Nov 2021 - Taranaki Garden Festival
Nov 2021 - Coromandel - FULL
Feb 2022 - Wairarapa (incl. Kawakawa Station Walk)
Mar 2022 - Coromandel
Mar 2022 - The Far North & Bay of Islands
TBA 2022 - Bays & Beyond (Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Waikato)
TBA 2022 - West Coast Wilderness - Nth Island

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Delve into rural New Zealand and connect with local characters on a small group women only tour.  Great value New Zealand tours with inspiring itineraries including scenic walks, natural wonders, art, gardens, wineries, breweries, delicious cuisine, and local culture.  Perfect for active solo women (twin share option available). Fun, friendly, sociable and nurturing small groups. This is the way to travel!   

Wairakei, Chateau Tongariro & Northern Explorer

Short break designed for Waikato retirees.  We take care of the logistics so you can sit back and enjoy the scenery and local experiences!

2 nights  |  Nov 2021


  • Aratiatia Dam opening
  • Huka Falls Cruise
  • Lava Glass Cafe - lunch, glass blowing demonstration, sculpture garden walk
  • Entry to swim in hot pools at Wairakei Terraces & geothermal walkway
  • 1 night Wairakei Resort including dinner & breakfast
  • 1 night Chateau Tongariro in a Heritage Room including dinner & breakfast 
  • Chateau High Tea
  • National Park to Hamilton or Auckland by Northern Explorer train
  • Transfer from Hamilton Station back to Cambridge

Starts Cambridge | 17 Nov 2021
Ends Cambridge* | 19 Nov 2021
*Ask about joining or ending from Hamilton or Auckland

NZ$1160 per person twin share*
NZ$250 single supplement
*option to twin share subject to availability

Minimum 7 | Maximum 12

Taranaki Garden Festival

Short break for garden enthusiasts exploring gardens in Waitara, New Plymouth, Eltham and Ohakune

3 nights  |  Nov 2021


  • Transportation by minicoach
  • Services of Tour Escort / Driver
  • 3 nights accommodation at The Devon Hotel, New Plymouth
  • 3 buffet breakfasts, 3 dinners including Shining Peak Brewery
  • Entry to 7 Taranaki gardens featured on the Garden Festival program
  • Visit to Whangamomona & travel the Forgotten Highway
  • Afternoon tea at Lauren's Lavendar Farm

Departs Cambridge/Hamilton  |  01 Nov 2021
Ends Cambridge/Hamilton  |  04 Nov 2021

$1160 per person twin share
$275 single supplement
* option to twin share subject to availability

Minimum 7 | Maximum 12

Wairarapa Walking Tour

Wairarapa's best kept secret - Kawakawa Station Walking Tour plus some shopping time and wine tasting in Martinborough and Greytown

5 nights  |  Feb 2022


  • Transportation by minicoach ex Wellington
  • Tour Escort
  • 5 nights accommodation (3 nights Kawakawa Station, 2 nights Martinborough Hotel)
  • Kawakawa Station 3-day Walk (including all meals & luggage transfer)
  • Cheese Tasting
  • Breakfast both days in Martinborough

Departs Wellington | 20 Feb 2022
Ends Wellington | 25 Feb 2022

NZ$1599 per person Twin share *
*during the Station Walk you will be sharing bunk room with 2 - 3 other ladies

Minimum 7 | Maximum 12

The Coromandel Peninsula

New Zealand - North Island - unique Coromandel at at leisurely pace allowing time for scenic walks and exploring local sights

8 nights  |  Mar 2022


  • Transportation by minicoach
  • Tour Escort
  • 2 nights Thames
  • 3 nights Whitianga
  • 3 nights Coromandel Town
  • Bush, Beach & Kauri Forest Walks
  • Hot Water Beach 
  • Cathedral Cove
  • Mercury Bay Estate Vineyard
  • Glass Boat Tour
  • New Chums Beach
  • Driving Creek Railway & The Waterworks
  • Coromandel Coastal Walkway
  • Rapaura Watergardens

Departs Auckland | 02 Mar 2022
Ends Auckland | 10 Mar 2022

NZ$2995 per person Twin share *
NZ$600 Single supplement
*option to twin share subject to availability

Minimum 7 | Maximum 12

The Far North & Bay of Islands

A Northland adventure like no other!  More time for exploring, learning and discovering new experiences.

8 nights  |  March 2022


  • Tour Escort / Chief Navigator
  • Transportation in modern minicoach (12 seater)
  • Pick up/drop off from Cambridge Town Hall and Auckland Airport
  • 8 nights accommodation (as specified in itinerary)
  • 8 breakfasts, 1 morning tea, 2 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Entry & local guides as mentioned in itinerary including Hundertwasser Park, Pompellier House, The Cream Cruise, Waitangi, Whaling Museum, Cape Reinga day tour, Stone House, Manea, Waipoua Twilight Forest Encounter, Matakohe Kauri Museum

Departs Cambridge & Auckland  |  24 Mar 2022
Ends Auckland & Cambridge  |    01 Apr 2022

NZ$3230 per person twin share*
NZ$1000 single supplement
*twin share option may be available - let us know if you would like a room-mate

Minimum 7 | Maximum 12

Bays & Beyond

North Island - New Zealand Tour featuring Bay of Plenty & Waikato.  Fabulous leisure walks, awesome scenery, quintessential sightseeing.

8 nights  |  2022 date to be confirmed


  • 1 night Auckland
  • 1 night Te Aroha
  • 2 nights Waihi Beach
  • 4 nights Cambridge
  • Wine tasting
  • Rangitoto Island
  • Te Aroha artists
  • Karangahake Gorge & Waihi Martha Mine
  • Beach, bush, river & volcano walks
  • Zealong Tea Plantation & High Tea
  • Hamilton Gardens
  • Maungatautari Sanctuary Mountain
  • Orakei Korako Thermal Reserve
  • Hobbiton including evening Hobbits Feast

Departs Auckland | date to be advised
Ends Cambridge | 

NZ$2390 per person Twin share*
NZ$700 Single supplement
*option to twin share subject to availability

Minimum 7 | Maximum 12

"What I found so wonderful about the trip was it was so well organised. I didn't have to worry about a thing - just go along with the flow, have fun and enjoy it."
Deb - Christchurch, NZ

West Coast Wilderness

Totally unique itinerary designed to really get to know the King Country, Taranaki, Whanganui, and Kapiti Coast.  You will find that the West Coast North Island is very different to West Coast South Island on this women only tour

9 nights  |  2022 date to be confirmed


  • 1 night Cambridge
  • 1 night Taumarunui
  • 2 nights New Plymouth
  • 3 nights Whanganui
  • 2 nights Kapiti Coast
  • Waitomo Caves and bush/waterfall walks
  • Forgotten World Rail Carts
  • Whangamomona and Forgotten Highway
  • Coastal walkways & art galleries
  • Pukeiti & Paloma Gardens
  • Bridge to Nowhere by jetboat
  • Escarpment walk 


Departs Cambridge | date to be confirmed
Ends Wellington | 

NZ$2895 per person twin share*
NZ$850 single supplement
*option to twin share subject to availability

Minimum 7 | Maximum 12

"The excursions, transportation, and accommodations were well planned. Big thanks to Marie for her organisation and enthusiasm for making the trip stress free and lots of fun. I would definitely recommend this trip."   
Jackie - Christchurch, NZ


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