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New Zealand’s North Island offers island sanctuaries, national parks and cosmopolitan cities. The landscape is featured by magnificent coasts, beaches, sprawling farmlands and geothermal wonders. It is known as the “City of Sails” as it is surrounded by bays and islands. Maori culture is actively present in many parts of the North Island. The rich culture and history blended with nature’s wonders present a unique holiday experience for you.
1. Explore Waitomo Glow-worm Caves
Enter the magical world of glowworms underground at the Waitomo caves known as one of New Zealand’s best natural attractions! Marvel at thousands of glowworms that light your way as your glide over the black waters of these underground tunnels. The upper-level cave tour is dry, and decorated with stunning, delicate cave formations. The lower level consists of stream passages, thousands of glowworms and the tallest chamber (Cathedral).
For more information, please visit; www.waitomo.com
2. Experience Maori Culture
Enjoy a rich Maori cultural experience at the Tamaki Maori Village. This is New Zealand’s most awarded cultural attraction. Journey back in time to meet with ancient traditions and proud warriors. Immerse yourself in the Maori way of life. Learn all about their history, customs, legends and stories as well as their respect and reverence for Mother Earth.
Unique Maori Holiday Experiences
- “Hui E! Kai E!” – Daytime Experience
- “Makue! Kai E!” – A Twilight Experience
- Overnight Stay
Experience a deeper connection with and warm hosting of the Maori people. Take part in the traditional Whakatau ceremony. Enjoy the food infused with Maori flavours, story-telling, legends & myths, traditional pastimes, music, Hangi feast, bonfire and forest spa pools. Sleep in a carved sleep house when you choose to stay overnight.
For more information, please visit; www.tamakimaorivillage.co.nz
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