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Address: Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 21 667 215
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Fun Taupo Day Trip!

We reached out to Uncle Tim for a customised day trip to Taupo and it was a lot of fun! He was punctual and picked us up from our accomodation in Rotorua in the morning. We went... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We reached out to Uncle Tim for a customised day trip to Taupo and it was a lot of fun! He was punctual and picked us up from our accomodation in Rotorua in the morning. We went to Orakei Korako, Craters of the Moon, Aratiatia Rapids, and did the Huka Falls cruise. He got us a discount for Orakei Korako... More 

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penang
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We are so glad that we extended our Rotoroa day trip another day, as we had the opportunity to visit Taupo sites, which is even better than Rotoroa. If you ever need a tour of the Rotoroa and the immediate area, please do not hesitate to go with Taylor's Tours. It's a great personalised small tour, and Tim is a... More 

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

Such an enjoyable and happy day with you all. So glad I managed to cover all the things you wanted to see and do. Weather stayed good for us. Thanks for your company More 

Victoria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

I and my husband had a perfect half a day fun tour of Taupo. With just two families in the van - a great intimate tour experience! Thoroughly enjoyed uncle Tim'e stories, wisdom laughs and fun on the way. Uncle also pointed out all the memorable sights, gave great photo tips and opportunities and took us to best eating places.... More 

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

Another lovely and memorable outing with everyone. Great that everybody mixed well together and especially enjoyed the Huka River Cruise More 

Lake Forest, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Tim took our family on a guided tour in Rotorua. He was a great tour guide and we had a fantastic time. His knowledge of the area really helped for us to learn more about the area as well as the many cool geothermal site in and around Rotorua. He took us to the Geyser, and too see the mud... More 

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

Thanks guys. So glad you enjoyed the days experiences. Weather is beyond control Was a pleasure to have your company going round. safe travels More 

Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Taylor was our transport and guide for two full days. He has knowledge of the area, very punctual and he is caring, he really show us the best of Rotorua in May, his prices reasonable. You will not go wrong if you contact Taylor transports.

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

An enjoyable 2 days touring and we were lucky with the weather for this time of year. Plenty of chatting and exchanging ideas More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Uncle Tim was very easy to work with. He called us at our hotel to confirm the tour once we arrived in Rotorua. The next day Martin, his tour guide, gave us a great tour of Waiotapu, the Lady Knox Geyser, a relaxing coffee and scone visit to Lava Glass (we're not big on tourist shopping), Honey Hive and Aratiatia... More 

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. Martin and I are happy that you take away happy memories of your day out - maybe to return again one day More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Tim picked us up at the hotel (family of 5 - 2 adults & 3 boys) and took us on a day trip to see the amazing national parks, mud pools and geysers in and around Rotorua and lake Tapu. It was a really fun and interesting day. Tim was good company and he had lots of local knowledge to... More 

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

It is always nice to have a good family day outing with exchange of views and ideas. The children passed the " Uncle" quiz successfully - good attention More 

New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

We had a phenomenal time with Tim on his "Thermal Encounters" tour. He picked us up on time, and off we went on our adventure. Not only was he extremely knowledgeable about every aspect of the thermal adventures that we went on, he was also personable and an all around great guy! He was great to talk to, and really... More 

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

Always good to have some laughs and interchange of thoughts on tour. Flexibility is always an aim and makes for more relaxation and enjoyment. Safe travels guys More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

Tim was a tremendous asset to our time spent in NZ! He was always on time, knew the "ins and outs" of a particular sightseeing excursion, friendly and glad we used his services!

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

A pleasurable days tour. Even though one visits attractions regularly every day is a new experience with new visitors and different feedback. Makes each tour exciting More 

New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2015

I was travelling with 7 friends from overseas and we spent 4 days in Rotorua. Uncle Tim picked us up from the airport on our arrival. After checking in at our motel, Uncle Tim offered to drop us in town centre as it was lunch time. For the next 2 days we travelled with Uncle Tim on his mini bus... More 

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this review

Thank you all - as the saying goes " arrive as visitors - leave as friends " A really enjoyable time together with good exchange of interests and ideas More 

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