Prince Harry thanked his hosts on behalf of “myself and my wife and our little bump”, and gave a speech partially in Maori.The Duke and Duchess visited the Pukeahu National War Memorial Park and enjoyed a traditional Maori welcome – including a performance of the haka.On the final day of their tour the couple donned traditional Maori cloaks and learned “hongi” greetings, pressing their nose and forehead together with well-wishers. The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will embark on a tour of New Zealand later this year, the royal couple have announced.They will travel to New Zealand, one of the Commonwealth’s 53 member states, in November 2019.The tour will take place exactly four years after the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall’s last trip to the country in 2015.More details about the tour and its itinerary will be released closer to the time, Clarence House said.New Zealand has featured in royal travel itineraries for more than a hundred years, and was the sixth Commonwealth country Queen Elizabeth visited after her accession to the throne. Prince and Princess of Wales and Prince William in Auckland in 1983Credit:PA/PA The Queen spent Christmas and New Year in the country in 1953, and has visited nine times since then.The Duke of Edinburgh, the Earl of Wessex, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have all travelled to New Zealand on official tours as part of their duties as British royals.The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall visited both of the main islands of New Zealand during their tour in November 2015.The couple also visited New Zealand in November 2012 to mark The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. The Duchess and Prince George met other mothers and their babies, while the Duke played at being a First World War fighter ace in a replica British bi-plane.After flying to New Zealand’s South Island, the Duke and Duchess went to one of the world’s adventure capitals, Queenstown, for a 50mph jet boat ride through a spectacular canyon.View a gallery of the Cambridges’ visit here.Sign up for Your Royal Appointment and get exclusive analysis and insight from Camilla Tominey and Hannah Furness, sent straight to your inbox every Wednesday. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s tourThe Duke and Duchess of Sussex visited New Zealand as part of their royal tour of Australia and the Pacific in October 2018, just five months after their marriage.The Duchess of Sussex was pregnant during the tour, and the newlywed couple were told by their hosts to “chill out” and enjoy the hospitality of the New Zealand people. Prince Charles in the lake Kaniere forest on the West Coast of New Zealand in 1994Credit:Reuters “I know that the couple have greatly enjoyed New Zealanders’ warm hospitality and manaakitanga when they visited previously. Jacinda Ardern, the Prime Minister of New Zealand, said: “I am delighted to welcome Their Royal Highnesses back to New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s tourThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited New Zealand in 2014 with their eight-month old son, Prince George. The eight-month-old future king’s first ever official engagement was to be welcomed to New Zealand by the country’s prime minister, John Key, at the start of a three-week tour of Australasia.Like his younger brother Prince William received a traditional Maori welcome, exchanging “hongi” greetings with his hosts. Prince William in a First World War era fighter plane on his royal tour of New ZealandCredit:The Telegraph/Eddie Mulholland “The Prince of Wales has been a strong advocate for the environment, conservation and sustainability for many years. This visit will provide opportunities for him to engage with New Zealanders on those subjects, and to learn more about the ways in which New Zealand is preparing for the future.” Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings.