STAY accommodation. Day 1 – 4 Where to stay, you are spoiled for choice. Either Turangi, Tokaanu or Chateau Tongariro for some pampering. From cost effective camping grounds to resort luxury nestled in the arms of a national park. Check your interests and driving time before booking your accommodation. As always check your accommodation provider cancellation policies.
STAY accommodation. Day 6 – 7 Geothermal wonders, let’s get you out of town (Rotorua with its wall to wall motels and sense of bustling hospitality sector) to quieter areas where the locals go. Or perhaps a touch of pampering is called for at Taupo De Bretts. You can either stay additional nights at Taupo DeBretts to avoid packing and unpacking bags or decide to explore what Rotorua has got to offer.
DETOUR DAY ONE. Heritage and history fans check out an article on (within 10 minutes drive from Lake Rotopounamu is a Maori site where the All Blacks haka had its origins. OPOTAKA HISTORIC SITE