Day Trips

Leisure Time Tours offer a diverse range of day tours throughout the Central North Island catering to a wide range of interests.

​The friendly nature of our day trips will make you feel at ease and a welcome member of the group – what better way to make new friends!

When you travel with us we provide professional, knowledgeable staff; a personalised service, roadside morning teas and modern air conditioned coaches. Leisure Time Tours is Qualmark Quality Assured and 100% NZ family owned & operated.

You will see that we have now listed pick up times for all our day trips. Please remember to be at the departure point 10 minutes prior to the departure time. Please advise the office at the time of booking where you will be meeting the coach. 

Saturday 28 November 2020 – Rotorua Lakes Scenic Drive

Today we board the coach and drive, enjoying the scenery as we go. Our adventure takes us to Rotorua where we will explore the different lakes that Rotorua has including Lake Rotorua, Rotoma, the Blue & Green Lakes and Lake Tarawera.  We will stop en route for you to purchase lunch.

Departure times: LTT – 8.30am, TC – 8.40am, GAR – 8.50am, BRA – 9.00am, FLG – 9.10am, CHW – 9.20am

COST: Members $80.00 Non-members $85.00 per person. Includes coach, morning tea, and lunch

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Saturday 5 December 2020 – Christmas Lunch

Don’t miss out on our annual Christmas Lunch! A wonderful menu has been prepared just for you, full of tantalising dishes with a Christmas flavour so be sure to join us and celebrate the Christmas season. If you like, feel free to invite your friends and family to join us too – the more the merrier! Our Christmas Lunch will be held at Zenders Café (439 Ruakura Road, Hamilton) where there is plenty of parking. As per usual there will be a raffle table – any donations towards this would be hugely appreciated.  Arrive at the venue by 12.00pm for a 12.30pm meal. If you require transport to the venue please advise the office at the time of booking.

COST: Members $40.00 Non-members $50.00 per person. Includes lunch

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Wednesday 9 December 2020 – Waikato River Trails Walk (Arapuni to Little Waipa Reserve)

Today we enjoy a drive through the backcountry of the Waikato, arriving in Arapuni where we enjoy a morning tea before commencing our walk. Starting in Arapuni, where we cross the swingbridge, the trail sits alongside Lake Karapiro and winds its way 6.2km to Little Waipa Reserve, where the coach will meet us again. This extremely popular section of trail takes a route through a unique wetland over a 500m long continuous boardwalk. Please bring a packed lunch today and don’t forget your walking shoes.

Departure times: LTT – 8.30am, TC – 8.40am, GAR – 8.50am, BRA – 9.00am, FLG – 9.10am, CHW – 9.20am

COST: Members $70.00 Non-members $75.00 per person. Includes coach and morning tea.

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Tuesday 15 December 2020 – Mystery Trip

For our final day trip of 2020, it only seems appropriate to finish the year with our most popular day trip, the Mystery Trip. Join us for an exciting day out with your fellow travellers. As always, lunch will be included.

Departure times: LTT – 8.30am, TC – 8.40am, GAR – 8.50am, BRA – 9.00am, FLG – 9.10am, CHW – 9.20am

COST: Members $80.00 Non-members $85.00 per person. Includes coach, morning tea and lunch.

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Saturday 24 April 2021 – Jersey Boys at the Civic

Jersey Boys – The Story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons – makes its long-awaited return to The Civic, Auckland, in April 2021 and Leisure Time Travel has your tickets to the show. The internationally acclaimed musical, seen by more than 26 million people worldwide, tells the story of how four blue collar boys from the wrong side of the tracks became one of the biggest American pop sensations of all time. Featuring hit after legendary hit including ‘Beggin’’, ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You’, ‘Oh What A Night’, ‘Sherry’, ‘Walk Like A Man’, ‘Bye Bye Baby’, ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’ and many more, Jersey Boys is a story full of heart, humour and ‘sheer musical razzamatazz’. Let Leisure Time Travel take the hassle out of driving up to Auckland and finding parking by travelling up in our coach.

Departure times: LTT – 9.30am, TC – 9.40am, GAR – 9.50am, BRA – 10.00am, FLG – 10.10am, CHW – 10.20am

COST: Travel Club Members $155.00, Non-members $165.00 per person. Includes coach and ticket to the show.

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