Great Barrier Island Escape

Small group escapes for mature travellers

5 days from $2990

*per person, twin share

SALE ENDS 1 December 2021

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A five day adventure from Auckland to stunning Aotea / Great Barrier Island, one of the Hauraki Gulf's real gems and, since 2017, officially recognised as an International Dark Sky Sanctuary. The tour includes the wonderful return scenic flight to Aotea / Great Barrier Island. Enjoy a leisurely holiday exploring in our own MoaTours coach the bush lined roads, coastline and harbours. You'll love the opportunity to meet local artisans, guides and island personalities.

Based on a 01 Dec 2021 - 05 Dec 2021 or a 06 Dec 2021 - 10 Dec 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.


General Inclusions
All transport by comfortable, air conditioned coach (maximum of 18 travellers).
Services of your knowledgeable MoaTours Kiwi guide.
Quality accommodation chosen for a “sense of place".
Return airfares from Auckland Airport to Aotea/Great Barrier and return.

All Meals Are Included
All breakfasts(B)
All lunches (L) including special lunch with Marion at Elephant Gallery
All dinners, privately hosted by Val at Shoal Bay Estate (D)

All Activities & Entrance Fees Are Included
Visit Peter and Fenella at the Black Cow gallery
Star gazing in the International Dark Sky Sanctuary
Cruise with Chris from Port FitzRoy to the Broken Islands
Meet the custodians of Glenfern Sanctuary Regional Park
Lunch at Great Barrier Lodge on Whangaparapara Harbour
Entry into The Milk, Honey & Grain Museum
Meet Sarah at Shoal Bay Pottery

Included Sightseeing & Exploring
Take a scenic flight over the islands of the Hauraki Gulf to Aotea/Great Barrier
See the beaches and walk along the bush tracks
Stroll among mature native trees at Okiwi Par
Visit the Heritage & Arts Village Trust in Claris
Take a scenic flight over the islands of the Hauraki Gulf to Aotea/Great Barrier
Stroll bush trails and visit Okupu, Blind Bay on the way to Whangapapara Harbour
Walk along Medlands Beach and Awana Bay, favourite spots for surfers
Walk the bush trail towards Kaitoke hot springs