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Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 21 667 215
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In connection with a 2-day trip from Auckland to Waitomo, Rotorua & Taupo late January I was so incredibly lucky to be picked up by Tim and his wife Al (not sure the spelling is correct) on the second day. They told me that I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

A last minute mercy call to Tim by the lovely iSite staff meant that at the last minute I could visit Orakei Korako. Tim arranged for Paul to drive me (even though it was just me) to and from the site and Paul provided delightful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

Our tour agency arranged a fantastic day with Uncle Tim and his wife. Tim was friendly, approachable knowledgeable and fun-loving. It was a pleasant experience exploring the thermal wonderland, seeing exploding geysers and panoramic views, admiring beautiful glass art and tasting a variety of honey....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Annoyinglion
TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2018

We certainly felt in harmony all day - felt more like a holiday for us too. Lots of good photos and laughter Wish for many more happy married years all round. Best wishes for the future and thank you

Reviewed 30 November 2018

We first met Tim when he appeared, by previous arrangement unbeknownst to us, to take us from our organized tour in Te Puia to our hotel. He was friendly, and most knowledgeable about the area. We then had the good fortune to meet up with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Beverley R
TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2018

Sometimes meetings are meant to be. Was a pleasure making arrangements for you and pleased all went well. Safe travels and best wishes for 2019

Reviewed 23 November 2018

Arriving in Rotorua on a tour bus, my wife and I were dismayed to find that the company that had booked our hotel and tours had screwed up.......big time. Before we arrived our bus driver had contacted Tim to confirm our hotel reservations. Tim drove...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve S
TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

I am humbled by such writing. For me customer service is the most important part of being a tour operator and guide. I was pleased to be of such service that you could leave with better memories Safe travels and best wishes

Reviewed 28 October 2018

Uncle Tim and his wife accompanied us for a day tour to place like Lady Knox Geyser, Huka Falls, Bee Farm, Aratiatia Rapids Scenic reserve, glass museum from 8am - 4.30pm! Uncle Tim explained in detailed to us about the places, and his wife offered...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank huizz89
TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

This had to be one of the best tour days. Such lovely family and friends - we laughing and happy all day. Hope to see again and my friend send best wishes also. Thank you again

Reviewed 1 October 2018

I took the tour on Sept 30th. It turns out that I was the only one in the tour. I really appreciate that Tim didn't cancel the tour because it was only one person in the tour. In fact, Tim was not in town, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LynnKittyCat
TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you so much for your comments. I am so pleased you enjoyed the day out - one person is just as important as many people as far as I am concerned. Safe travels in the future

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Tim is such a wonderful man! He drove the bus that dropped me off at my hotel at the first night of my holiday and the next day I was meant to be going on a day tour and it got cancelled at 8pm due...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

So happy we were able to save a day of your holiday. We really enjoyed your company and that you enjoyed the experiences

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed having the owner and tour guide at the same time. He made sure that we were able to experience Rotorua has to offer. We first stopped at the Kaiangaroa largest manmade forest in the Southern Hemisphere then we moved to our thermal activity...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Miles527
TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

As always it was a pleasure to organise a personal tour for my guests who also enjoyed the River Cruise to view the Huka falls. We had a really happy rain free day and as stated we did not go hungry !

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We are most lucky to have met uncle Tim and Al, who took us to the Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland and a few other places off the beaten track. Uncle Tim guided with enthusiasm and knowledge. This tour started early in the morning and it allowed...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Pamela K
26 May 2018|
Response from TaylorsTours | Property representative |
Good morning You can contact me on 021 667 215 or via my website I will be only too happy to arrange a tour from you 16th.June "Uncle Tim "
15 May 2018|
Response from TaylorsTours | Property representative |
Hi Victoria. Among areas we could visit would be Paradise Valley Wildlife park , Wingspan to view wild hawks and harriers , Redwood Forest where there is at night an amazing canopy tree walk , Canopy Tours another visit to a... More