At just 3 hours from Australia's east coast, you can arrive in Auckland, jump in a car and discover the North Island. Read our practical travel advice before you depart.

At just 3 hours from Australia's east coast, you can arrive in Auckland, jump in a car and discoverNorth Island. Read our practical travel advice before you depart.

Discover your North Island adventure

Choose one of the four touring routes below and discover a huge range of experiences, from swimming with dolphins to hiking an active volcano.

Twin Coast Highway, New Zealand

Twin Coast Discovery Highway

Encounter Maori culture just down the road from spectacular sea life.

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Highlights

  • Bay of Islands Beaches
  • Giant Kauri Trees
  • Dolphin Spotting

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