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. 

Thursday 19 May 2022 – Mystery Trip

What shall we do today? Well, if you want to find out you’ll have to come out today and see what we have planned! As usual we’ll have a tasty lunch and of course the company will be great!

Departure times: LTT – 8.30am, TC – 8.40am, GAR – 8.50am, BRA – 9.00am, FLG – 9.10am, CHW – 9.20am
COST: Club member $120.00, non-member $130.00 per person. Includes coach, morning tea and lunch.  

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Question Mark - Mystery Trip 2

Thursday 09 June 2022 – Skyline Gondola & Stratosphere Lunch

Our travels today take us to Rotorua. We’re in no hurry to get to Rotorua so we’ll spend some time enroute in Tirau for some morning tea and time in the shops. On arrival in Rotorua, we’ll take the gentle scenic ride up to the Stratosphere Restaurant by gondola. From the top of the gondola, you can take in the views of Lake Rotorua and the city. We’ll enjoy a delicious lunch together in the restaurant. This will either be a buffet or platters delivered to our table. After lunch we retrace our steps back to Hamilton.

Departure times: LTT – 8.30am, TC – 8.40am, GAR – 8.50am, BRA – 9.00am, FLG – 9.10am, CHW – 9.20am
COST: Club member $155.00, non-member $165.00 per person. Includes coach, morning tea, admission and lunch. 

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Rotorua Skyline - Skyline and Stratosphere Lunch

Tuesday 21 June 2022 – The Red Barn & Country Drive

The Red Barn is full of character, nestled on a hill with stunning 360 degree views of the Kaimai Ranges, Mount Maungatautari and the greater Waikato dairy country. At The Red Barn, we’ll enjoy a quality country style hot luncheon with the freshest seasonal and local produce. We’ll also be treated to their famous butter making experience. From The Red Barn, we’ll enjoy a scenic drive through the countryside before arriving back in Hamilton. 

Departure times: LTT – 9.00am, TC – 9.10am, GAR – 9.20am, BRA – 9.30am, FLG – 9.40am, CHW – 9.50am
COST: Club member $140.00, non-member $150.00 per person. Includes coach, morning tea, and lunch. 

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The Red Barn - The Red Barn & Country Drive

Wednesday 29 June 2022 – King Country Scenic Drive

Today we’ll take a scenic drive along the roads to the King Country. We start by departing Hamilton and travelling out to Pirongia for our roadside morning tea. From here we travel along State Highway 39 to Otorohanga where we’ll have time to walk through the Sir Edmund Hillary Walk. We then travel to Waitomo, and will enjoy a delicious lunch at Huhu Café, then back to Hamilton via State Highway 1.

Departure times: LTT – 9.00am, TC – 9.10am, GAR – 9.20am, BRA – 9.30am, FLG – 9.40am, CHW – 9.50am
COST: Club member $115.00, non-member $125.00 per person. Includes coach, morning tea, and lunch. 

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Huhu Cafe, Waitomo - King Country Scenic Drive