North Island Recharge Project

 

Best dates to consider: March, April, May.

From $5500 USD per person

Cicada Travel reserve the right to alter the itinerary according to daily weather reports.

Maintaining an open mind and readiness to travel are necessary requirements.

 

Day 1 Thursday​ Arrive Auckland on AirNZ flight direct from LAX or SFO arr: 6.30am. Clear customs.

  • Be met by Helen in arrivals area

  • Activity: Surf/hike/swim Piha, West Coast

  • Dinner: out in Auckland City*

  • Accommodation: Parnell Auckland

 

Day 2 Friday

  • Early rise for Yoga/Auckland Domain hike

  • Fly 35 mins Great Barrier island

  • Hike hot pools/golf/fishing

  • Dinner: BBQ 

  • Accommodation: Medlands Beach

 

Day 3 Saturday

  • Optional early rise for yoga/swim

  • Fishing/surf trip

  • Dinner by your hosts

  • Accommodation: Medlands Beach

 

Day 4 Sunday

  • Optional early rise for yoga/swim

  • Fly 1hr 45mins to Mount Maunganui

  • Hike Mount Maunganui/surf/SUP

  • Dinner: out in Mount Maunganui*

  • Accommodation: Omanu Bnb

 

Day 5 Monday

  • Optional early rise for yoga/swim/SUP

  • Drive 1 hour to Rotorua: River rafting/hot pools/mud bath and SUP to the springs 

  • Dinner: by your hosts

  • Accommodation: Omanu bnb

Day 6 Tuesday

  • Optional early rise for yoga/swim/SUP

  • Drive 2 hours to Raglan: surf/hike/wine tasting

  • Dinner: by your hosts

  • Accommodation: The Coastal Retreat Raglan

Day 7 Wednesday

  • Early rise for yoga/swim/SUP

  • Explore Raglan: golf/surf/horse trek/souvenir shops

  • Dinner: The Wharf Restaurant*

  • Accommodation: The Coastal Retreat Raglan

Day 8 Thursday

  • Early rise for yoga/swim/SUP

  • Transport either to Auckland airport or to rental car/public transport

 

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and some dinners. Lunches will be packed lunch, made on the road the morning of.

*Snacks, alcohol and some dinners are at guests’ expense(*)