Join us in Auckland for 1 night then depart 7.45am monday for a guided tour of the Waitomo glowworm cave, Hobbiton Movie set, and Te Puia thermal area in Rotorua. Evening maori concert and hangi steam cooked dinner included. Tuesday includes a brief visit to Taupo and we will have you on the Whakapapa ski field by 10.30am for your first lesson or to enjoy the extensive ski or snowboard runs. Accommodation choices at the Skotel or Grand Chateau with hot breakfast included. 3 full days to ski or snowboard (3 days equipment hire and lift pass included) before returning to Auckland for departure saturday. Extend your stay as long as you like.