East Cape Caper

Small group escapes for mature travellers

6 Days from $2590

*per person, twin share

SALE ENDS 1 October 2020

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Get a taste for New Zealand the way it used to be. Take the road less travelled around the stunning East Cape to Hicks Bay and on to Gisborne and Rotorua, enjoying local hospitality along the way.

Based on a 02 November 2020 - 07 November 2020 or a 09 February 2021 - 14 February 2021 departure

Terms and Conditions

No deposit is required to confirm your reservation on our October 2020 to April 2021 tour departures until 1 August 2020. On 1 August 2020 the 20% non-refundable tour deposit payment is due depending on New Zealand Government travel advice at the time. If a tour departure is cancelled due to a Covid-19 lockdown MoaTours provides the option to either transfer your deposit to another tour departure or receive a full refund of the deposit. On all tour departures not affected by Covid-19, if you cancel your tour the 20% deposit is not refundable. Talk to your travel agent regarding domestic insurance. The balance of your fare is due 60 days before your tour departs. Tour reservations can, of course, be made within 60 days provided full payment is made at time of booking. MoaTours reserves the right to amend/alter an itinerary where necessary. Tour prices were correct at time of publication but may be subject to change at the time of booking. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. Prices are in New Zealand dollars for payment by cash, cheque and eftpos only. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms and conditions apply. Contact us for further details.


All transport by comfortable, air conditioned coach (maximum of 18 travellers).
Services of your knowledgeable MoaTours guide.
Quality accommodation chosen for a “sense of place".

All Meals Are Included
All breakfasts(B).
All lunches(L) including special lunches at: private homestead, Anaura Bay; Bushmere Estate vineyard, Gisborne; Te Wairoa Buried Village, Lake Tarawera.
All dinners(D).

All Activities & Entrance Fees Are Included
We tour a kiwifruit orchard on quaint carts.
East Cape Manuka Company.
St Mary’s Church at Tikitiki .
Tairawhiti Museum features major Maori and Captain Cook displays.
World-renowned Eastwoodhill Arboretum.
Tiromoana, a stunning coastal garden at Wainui Beach.
Visit Rotorua Museum's gardens and Kuirau Park.
Entry into the grounds and museum at Te Wairoa Buried Village, Lake Tarawera.

Included Sightseeing & Exploring
Cruise over the Hauraki Plains to Waihi.
Stunning ocean views along the dramatic coastal highway.
Te Araroa’s huge pohutakawa tree.
Mt Hikurangi, the first place in New Zealand to see the sunrise.
Anaura Bay a pristine East Coast beach with golden sand.
Discover the pretty seaside town of Gisborne.
Kaiti Bay that marks the spot where Captain Cook landed in 1769.
Drive through the beautiful native forests of Waioeka Gorge.
The bush-clad shores of Lake Rotoma and Lake Rotoiti.
Tour past the Green Lake and Blue Lake to Lake Tarawera.