The Matakana Saturday market is one of the most popular markets in New Zealand.
Only 45 minutes drive from Auckland, our tour features the famous Matakana Village, which is a beautiful example of New Zealand's historical and artisanal heritage. New Zealanders are world-renown for their creative craftsmanship, and this event is one of the best examples today.
Slip through time with us to the early 1800's of New Zealand.
Tour Length: 1 full day
Minimum Number: This tour requires a minimum of 2 Adults total to offer. If you would like an individual booking, contact us for available dates. If you would like to book a group as a charter, please contact us for a quote.
08:00 - Leave hotel for Matakana. 08:50- Visit Honey Centre 09:15 - Visit Kauri Park and have a look at our ancient giant tree. 09:45 - Visit the Matakana Market. (Saturdays only). Look around freely for one hour. 11:00 - Lunch at The Pottery Café of Morris & James, a very popular cafe with locals, featuring a special Eggs Benedict menu. 11:40 - Visit Omaha Beach. 12:30 - Visit Winery and wine tasting. 13:30 - Have Gelato Ice Cream! 14:30 - Arrive at hotel.
What to Bring:
For the most enjoyable experience, we recommend that you bring-
Lightweight jacket (in winter) or sun hat (in summer)
Bring some pocket money if you feel like shopping. The artisan vendors offer an amazing range of products, but many cannot accept electronic payment such as credit cards.