8-Day Agri Tour
We cater for a variety of agricultural and horticultural interests including general interest NZ farming/leisure or special interest technical groups such as dairy, beef, sheep, wine, horticulture and forestry. Learn how New Zealand is a leading innovator in farming practices and technologies and see first-hand how these systems and technologies are applied with technical visits.An overnight stay on a farm can be arranged for clients who have a specific agricultural interest or for leisure clients who wish to meet and interact with friendly Kiwi farming families while enjoying comfortable home accommodation and tasty home-cooked meals. Consider incorporating a visit to the Southern Hemisphere's largest agricultural events - the Fieldays held near Hamilton each year in June.
We specialise in bespoke tour planning and all our tour plans can be modified, so please feel free to enquire for the specific requirements of your travelling party.
- Meet and Greet on arrival in New Zealand
- New Zealand Airport Transfers
- English/Foreign speaking guide depending on arrangements
- Quality hotel accommodation, twin/double rooms, (single rooms available with single supplement) all with private facilities
- Cooked Breakfasts (B) and Dinners (D) where indicated on the itinerary or to be included by arrangement.
- Tour admissions as per itinerary. (eg scenic boat cruises, cultural events). Please see itinerary for specifics.
- Touring in a modern air conditioned vehicle, type depending on arrangements
- Complimentary Travel Kit including travel vouchers, support documentation and a New Zealand Map.
Day 1 ARRIVE AUCKLAND
Welcome to New Zealand! Meet and greet on arrival at Auckland International Airport before being transferred to your hotel
Day 2 AUCKLAND - HAMILTON - ROTORUA
Travelling through to Hamilton this morning, you will commence a number of technical visits to Agricultural related sites, as well as a Stud Farm visit and have lunch included, before heading to Rotorua.
Day 3 ROTORUA - FIELDAYS - ROTORUA
Travel to Hamilton for your first days visit to the Fieldays, The largest farm show in the Southern Hemisphere, Fieldays is your chance to see New Zealand's most innovative farming products and technology all in one place. Fieldays has over 1,000 exhibitors and attracts more than 130,000 visitors over four days. Attend a networking function, with the Fieldays Chairman before commencing your return travel to Rotorua.
Day 4 ROTORUA - FIELDAYS - ROTORUA
Travel to Hamilton for your second days visit to Fieldays, The largest farm show in the Southern Hemisphere. This afternoon you return to Rotorua. Tonight we will be treated to a traditional Hangi (feast) and Maori concert.
Day 5 ROTORUA - TAUPO - NAPIER
Departing Rotorua you travel via New Zealand's largest pine tree forests to Taupo. En-route, you visit a couple of live-stock properties, take in some geothermal site visits including a lunch stop before you descend from the surrounding mountain ranges into the 'Fruit Bowl' of New Zealand, Hawkes Bay - and the city of Napier.
Day 6 NAPIER - VINEYARD EXPERIENCES
Your morning is at leisure to explore Napier and its sights, featuring beautiful Art Deco buildings to give you an insight as to why Napier is known as the Art Deco capital of the world. This afternoon begin a wine trail, visiting Church Road & Cross Roads Winery. Tonight dine at Mission Estate Winery. Established in 1851, Mission Estate is New Zealand's oldest winemaker. Over 150 years of experience and passion have culminated in the current collection of Mission Estate, Vineyard Selection, Reserve and Jewelstone award winning wines.
Day 7 NAPIER - WELLINGTON
Today head south to Wellington where you will spend the rest of the day enjoying an informative sightseeing tour, including a visit to Te Papa, (Our Place) New Zealand's National Museum. This afternoon is at leisure.
Day 8 DEPART WELLINGTON
Farewell from New Zealand. Today you are transferred from the hotel to Auckland International Airport for your flight home.