Day 2: Auckland to Tutukaka

We begin our day with a delightful breakfast at a charming local cafe, embracing the warmth of Kiwi hospitality. Our journey unfolds as we embark on a scenic drive towards Tutukaka.

Our first stop brings us to the mesmerising Whangarei Falls, a 26m high cascading waterfall. Continuing our drive, we make our way to the enchanting Matapouri Beach. Nestled along the coastline, this pristine beach offers a serene escape. Feel the golden sand beneath your feet and enjoy the soothing sounds of the ocean. It's a perfect spot to relax, unwind, and appreciate the tranquil surroundings.

In the evening, we arrive at the picturesque Tutukaka, a coastal gem known for its breathtaking views and was rated as one of the top coastal destinations on the planet by National Geographic Traveller.


  • Breakfast
  • Discover the stunning Whangarei Falls – a 26m cascading waterfall
  • Visit the enchanting Matapouri Beach