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Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves Small Group Tour from Auckland
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Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves Small Group Tour from Auckland

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The fictional, yet globally famous, village of Hobbiton and the Waitomo Caves rank among the most popular sites of interest in New Zealand. On this tour, visit both sites in one day—see the home of Bilbo Baggins and explore Waitomo’s subterranean caverns—and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour—limited to 12 people.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$212.09
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The Hobbiton Movie Set Small-Group Guided Tour from Auckland

The Hobbiton Movie Set Small-Group Guided Tour from Auckland

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For fans of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films, visiting the official Hobbiton Movie Set is a truly unforgettable experience. On this tour, enjoy comfortable round-trip transport from Auckland and extra attention from your guide thanks to the small group size. On arrival, explore the famous film set on a guided tour, hear behind-the-scenes stories about the making of the movies, and see the Hobbit Holes, The Mill, and the Double Arched bridge. There will also be free time to shop for souvenirs or purchase lunch at the Shire’s Rest CafĂ©.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$100.95
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US$100.95

Auckland Scenic Day Tour Full-Day- 8 HOURS
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Auckland Scenic Day Tour Full-Day- 8 HOURS

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Make the most of your time in Auckland with a small-group tour that crams all the city’s best bits into just one day. Snap photos of Auckland Harbour Bridge, the Sky Tower and One Tree Hill; take in the views from Tamaki Drive and Mission Bay; explore vibrant neighborhoods like Ponsonby; and visit off-the-beaten-track attractions like Muriwai Beach, the Auckland Domain and Parnell.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$101.60
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Hobbiton Movie Set day tour From Auckland

Hobbiton Movie Set day tour From Auckland

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Uncover the magic and mysteries of Middle Earth on a visit to New Zealand’s most iconic 'Lord of the Rings' film site — Hobbiton. Explore the film set on a guided tour, pose for photos in the Hobbit Holes, enjoy a drink at the Green Dragon Inn, and tuck into lunch (own expense) at the Shire's Rest CafĂ©. Hotel pickup and round-trip transport from Auckland is included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$212.73
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US$212.73
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Piha and Karekare Rainforest Wine Tour from Auckland

Piha and Karekare Rainforest Wine Tour from Auckland

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Volcanic beaches, native rain forest, and vineyards abound on this full-day tour of West Auckland. Begin with a wine tasting in Henderson Valley, then continue to the Waitakere Ranges, where more than 40,000 acres (16,000 hectares) of coastline and forest await you. Get elevated views of the reserve from the Arataki visitor center, explore the black-sand beaches of Piha and Karekare, and get close to the Karekare waterfalls. Then, enjoy an included lunch before finishing your tour with more wine tastings.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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US$180.98
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US$180.98

Auckland City and West Coast Full Day Tour
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Auckland City and West Coast Full Day Tour

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Discover the best of urban and rural New Zealand on this full-day Auckland city and West Coast tour. Travel by luxury vehicle through attractive districts such as Devonport, Titirangi, and Tamaki Drive, and admire colonial homes in Parnell. Check out views over the Waitakere Ranges and explore black sand beaches and dense rainforests, where pohutukawa trees thrive. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 15 people.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$219.08
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US$219.08

Waitomo Caves & Rotorua Small Group Tour including Te Puia from Auckland
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Waitomo Caves & Rotorua Small Group Tour including Te Puia from Auckland

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The Waitomo Caves and Rotorua rank among New Zealand’s top attractions, offering natural beauty, geothermal features, and native culture in equal measure. Ideal for travelers short on time, this adventurous tour takes in both sites in the same day, with entry fees plus round-trip transport from Auckland included. Discover subterranean stalagmites at the famous Waitomo Caves and hit top Rotorua attractions including the Government Gardens and Lake Rotorua.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$221.62
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US$221.62

Auckland Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Tour, Harbor Cruise and Sky Tower

Auckland Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Tour, Harbor Cruise and Sky Tower

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While your ship is in port in Auckland, combine sightseeing, a boat cruise and sky-high views from the Sky Tower so you can see the city from all angles. A professional guide points out popular attractions such as Quay Street, the Auckland Museum, and Dominion Parks and Gardens. You’ll visit the Tamaki waterfront and glide under the Harbour Bridge during your 90-minute cruise on Waitemata Harbour. This shore excursion shows you the many sides to Auckland, New Zealand’s premier city.
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  • 6 hours
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US$107.47
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US$107.47

Half-Day: Small Group Auckland Scenic Tour - 4 HOURS
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Half-Day: Small Group Auckland Scenic Tour - 4 HOURS

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Get a personalized introduction to Auckland’s most important sights on a half-day tour for your group of up to 11 people. Make the most of your time in Auckland with a convenient trip that includes round-trip hotel transfer from centrally-located Auckland hotels.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$50.80
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Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves Small Group Tour incl BBQ Buffet Lunch from Auckland
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Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves Small Group Tour incl BBQ Buffet Lunch from Auckland

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Experience two of the North Island’s highlights the easy way on a day trip from Auckland. After a handy CBD hotel pickup, head to the Hobbiton film set, where you’ll learn all about The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies. Continue to the Waitomo Caves and be amazed by the underground caverns of twinkling glowworms. Take it all in without the stress of having to drive yourself.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$238.76
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Wineries Honey and Black Sand Beaches from Auckland

Wineries Honey and Black Sand Beaches from Auckland

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Discover the produce and panoramas for which New Zealand’s North Island is famous on this 5.5-hour winery and black-sand beach tour from Auckland. Visit the Kumeu River Winery with your guide and learn of New Zealand’s early winemaking pioneers. Sample award-winning wines made from pinot gris, gewĂŒrztraminer and pinot noir grape varietals at the Coopers Creek and Matua wineries. Enjoy a delicious lunch at the Provenance Matua Valley eatery, and perhaps try local Manuka honey. Explore the black sands of Muriwai Beach where the west coast meets the Tasman Sea.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$164.47
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Full-Day Wine Tasting Tour in Auckland with 3-Course Vineyard Lunch

Full-Day Wine Tasting Tour in Auckland with 3-Course Vineyard Lunch

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Get out of the city without traveling too far by visiting four West Auckland wineries over the course of a day. Sip your way along the Kumeu Wine Trail, where you’ll receive tastings at each. You’ll also stop at one for longer, to enjoy a delicious three-course meal. Learn which grape varieties grow best in this part of New Zealand, among other interesting wine-making facts, from your knowledgeable guide.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$98.43
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US$98.43
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Muriwai Scenic Wine Tour from Auckland

Muriwai Scenic Wine Tour from Auckland

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Black sands, native wildlife, and award-winning wine awaits you on this tour of Auckland’s wild west coast. Following pickup from your central hotel, you’ll travel to Muriwai, a coastal enclave whose windswept beach and waves draw surfers and visitors from miles around. Stroll the beach and visit the cliff-top gannet colony, then continue to a nearby wine estate, where you’ll taste a selection of local varietals and blends.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$92.08
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Half-Day Auckland City Guided Tour

Half-Day Auckland City Guided Tour

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See the sights of Auckland on a 3-hour small-group shore excursion in the ‘City of Sails.’ A knowledgeable guide takes you by mini-coach across the Harbour Bridge to tour the city center. You’ll drive along Queen Street and the suburb of Ponsonby, take a stroll at Devonport’s Narrow Neck Beach, visit the Auckland Fish Market and see the city spread out before you from the summit of Mt Victoria. Numbers are limited to 18 people to ensure personalized attention.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$55.88
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Auckland Shore Excursion: Small-Group Hobbiton Movie Set Tour

Auckland Shore Excursion: Small-Group Hobbiton Movie Set Tour

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Visit the home of Bilbo Baggins on a small-group shore excursion to Hobbiton, a New Zealand farm-turned-filming site for ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit’ trilogies. While your cruise ship is docked in Auckland, embark on a Hobbiton Movie Set tour of the Mill, the party tree and the Green Dragon Inn. Crouch next to hobbit holes and enjoy lunch at the Green Dragon Inn on this must-do tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$200.03
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Rotorua Highlights Small Group Tour including Wai-O-Tapu from Auckland
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Rotorua Highlights Small Group Tour including Wai-O-Tapu from Auckland

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Experience the North Island's top destinations in one day on a full-day tour to Wai-O-Tapu and Rotorua from Auckland. Have time to walk at your own pace around Wai-O-Tapu geothermal park, then take in the sights of Rotorua on a coach tour with stops along the way. Includes entrance fees, bottled water and snacks, live commentary from the driver-guide, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$194.95
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Private Guided Tour by Electric Tuk Tuk in Auckland

Private Guided Tour by Electric Tuk Tuk in Auckland

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Discover Auckland in a fun way on a 1- or 2-hour private tour by tuk-tuk. You'll see the sights of the city as you travel aboard an eco-friendly electric tuk-tuk, checking out open spaces such as the Auckland Domain, Judges Bay, and the Parnell Rose Gardens. On the classic 2-hour tour you can get out of the tuk-tuk to walk around a bit; on the 1-hour sprint tour, you'll stay in the tuk-tuk.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$82.55
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US$82.55

Amazing New Zealand Itineraries & chauffeur-driven tours

Amazing New Zealand Itineraries & chauffeur-driven tours

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If you want the flexibility and freedom of independent travel but the support and structure of a guided tour, create your own private tour itinerary in consultation with your guide. Choose the tour length (1–21 days) and destinations to suit your needs and interests. Perhaps focus on the cultural and geothermal attractions of the central North Island, or the mountains and lakes of the South Island–it’s up to you.
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  • 4 days
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US$651.29
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Matakana Scenic Coastal Getaway from Auckland

Matakana Scenic Coastal Getaway from Auckland

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Escape the city and sample the local produce for which New Zealand’s North Island is famous on this 6.5-hour Matakana coastal getaway from Auckland. Travel with your guide through the seaside town of Orewa to the Waiwera Mineral Springs. Sample fine wines in local wineries and discover some of the grape varietals thriving in the fertile soils. Following a delicious lunch in an award-winning local restaurant, sample locally made organic ice cream and chocolate. Taste native Matakana honey and see the busy bees working in their wall hives.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$174.63
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Rotorua Highlights Small Group Tour Including Te Puia from Auckland
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Rotorua Highlights Small Group Tour Including Te Puia from Auckland

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Combine the top sights of Rotorua and Te Puia in a single comprehensive day tour from Auckland. Traveling with a guide and following a carefully curated itinerary means you won't miss any of the important sights. Visit the Maori cultural landmarks and geothermal spots of Te Puia, as well as the city sights in Rotorua, accompanied by insightful guided commentary. Round-trip transportation from Auckland means you can focus on the scenery and the experience instead of driving and directions.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$182.25
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Villa Maria Vineyard Shuttle from Auckland

Villa Maria Vineyard Shuttle from Auckland

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Discover some of the fine wines for which New Zealand is famous on this 3.5-hour winemaking experience from Auckland. Visit the lush vineyards of Villa Maria Estate Winery, nestled beneath a mighty volcano on the Ihimatao Peninsula. Explore the vineyards and winery with your guide, and learn of the different grape varietals thriving in the fertile soils. Gain insight into the workings of a modern winemaking estate and sample seven award-winning wines.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$113.67
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Auckland Shore Excursion: Small-Group Coast and Rainforest Tour

Auckland Shore Excursion: Small-Group Coast and Rainforest Tour

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See New Zealand’s coastal rainforest and black-sand beaches on a full-day shore excursion from the Auckland port. Visit Waitakere Ranges Regional Park for a guided bush walk and marvel at traditional Maori carvings and thousand-year-old kauri trees. Enjoy views over the Tasman Sea and savor a Kiwi-style picnic lunch on this small-group tour, with personalized attention from your professional guide.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$168.28
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Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton Small Group Tour (One Way)

Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton Small Group Tour (One Way)

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Make the most of the journey from Auckland to Rotorua by visiting one of New Zealand’s most popular attractions along the way—the Hobbiton Movie Set. Relive memorable moments from the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films on a guided tour of Hobbiton, enjoy free time for lunch (own expense) at the Shire’s Rest CafĂ©, then continue to Rotorua, where you’ll be given an introductory tour of the city before being dropped at your hotel.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$184.15
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Sheep World Country Tour from Auckland

Sheep World Country Tour from Auckland

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Take a break from the city without the hassle of navigating on a tour of the countryside with round-trip transport from your Auckland accommodation. Going with a guide ensures you have the best views and photo opportunities of the natural landscape and its fluffy four-legged inhabitants along the way. No need to plan logistics: An admission ticket to Sheepworld Farm and Nature Park, lunch, and beverages are included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hobbiton & Waitomo Caves Small Group Tour from Auckland
"Our group through Cheeky Kiwi was absolutely phenomenal. If there was an opportunity to leave more stars I would’ve done it in a heartbeat. Can’t say enough about this amazing experience. Not just a highlight of our trip to New Zealand but in indelible memory for all time"..."
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The Hobbiton Movie Set Small-Group Guided Tour from Auckland
"We had an excellent tour. Our driver made extra stops as well, so that we can get the most of our trip. He was very knowledgeable and made this excursion an unforgettable trip. Thank you so much."..."
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Auckland Scenic Day Tour Full-Day- 8 HOURS
"A very worthwhile and enjoyable tour of Auckland for our first visit to this area. Mike our tour guide was very friendly and made the day very enjoyable"..."
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Piha and Karekare Rainforest Wine Tour from Auckland
"We absolutely recommend this tour with great guide John. Perfect Tour for Nature and Wine Lovers! We spent a lovely day enjoying great views and wineries. Food was good too. Would do this tour anytime again."..."
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Auckland City and West Coast Full Day Tour
"We had an amazing tour - our guide was terrific and we got see everything we wanted to. We never felt rushed!"..."
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Waitomo Caves & Rotorua Small Group Tour including Te Puia from Auckland
"We were absolutely amazed by the beauty of the glow worm caves and the active geyser. The drive was a scenic one through lush and verdant lands and countryside and lots of cows and sheep. It was fascinating to hear about the history of New Zealand and the Maori culture from Mani, our guide/driver. He was funny and engaging. This tour is highly recommended!"..."
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Auckland Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Tour, Harbor Cruise and Sky Tower
"We had an excellent tour. Simon our driver made extra stops as well, so that we can get the most of our trip. He was very knowledgeable and made this excursion an unforgettable trip. Thank you so much."..."
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Half-Day: Small Group Auckland Scenic Tour - 4 HOURS
"Tour guide Mike was exceptional- very personable, very knowledgeable, with a great Kiwi spirit. Great way to get an overview of Auckland and New Zealand."..."
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Wineries Honey and Black Sand Beaches from Auckland
"John was on time for our tour & we were treated to his great hospitality, and knowledge of the locations that he took us on. We had lunch at a great restaurant on our tour. The wineries that we visited were excellent. Thank you John for a memorable experience!"..."
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Full-Day Wine Tasting Tour in Auckland with 3-Course Vineyard Lunch
"David was an exceptional tour guide. Could not have asked for a better person. We came from Canada and were only expecting him to talk about wine. We also got an in depth history on Auckland. He went above and beyond. Highly recommended. You will not be disappointed!!"..."
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Muriwai Scenic Wine Tour from Auckland
"Our guide was very informative and treated everyone on the tour with expert advise and commentary. The vineyards we toured were of very high quality even if Covid had reduced the experience we felt that this did not hinder a great afternoon."..."
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Half-Day Auckland City Guided Tour
"It was an awesome tour 😍. Our tourist guide is very accomodating and has a sense of humour. Highly recommended."..."
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Rotorua Highlights Small Group Tour including Wai-O-Tapu from Auckland
"We had time enough to see all the attractions at Wai O Tapu. After this I decided to visit Paradise Wild Life Park, also a great experience. Melissa is an excellent tour guide and very helpfully."..."
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Private Guided Tour by Electric Tuk Tuk in Auckland
"This is the perfect tour to take after a long dat of traveling. Out guide, Beau, was very knowledgeable and was fun. I loved riding in the open Tuk Tuk and seeing the sights. We had beautiful weather."..."
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Matakana Scenic Coastal Getaway from Auckland
"This tour with John was probably one of the best tours we have ever taken! He was personable, accommodating and knew the history well. We enjoyed the personal touches he made to make our first trip memorable! If this is your first trip or 100th trip to New Zealand, I would highly recommend him!"..."
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Villa Maria Vineyard Shuttle from Auckland
"Delightful knowledgeable guide. This winery is such an impressive operation. I enjoyed seeing the process and, obviously, I found the tasting at the end excellent. I highly recommend this tour."..."
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Auckland Shore Excursion: Small-Group Coast and Rainforest Tour
"Wonderful tour around Auckland. Our guide was fantastic and very knowledgeable. We saw some beautiful beaches and rainforest. Lovely small group. Amazing trip"..."
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Auckland to Rotorua via Hobbiton Small Group Tour (One Way)
"The pick up in Auckland and drop off (by another shuttle who picked me up along the way) in Rotorua were well arranged. Both drivers were good and made some commentaries along the way about Auckland, Hobbiton and Rotorua which made the trip interesting. I was in a small group on both trips - Auckland>Hobbiton and Hobbiton>Rotorua."..."
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