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Zealandier Tours

161 reviews
About Zealandier Tours
Providing friendly, informative fully guided Day Tours and Shore Excursions from Tauranga and Auckland .Travel to Rotorua, New Zealand’s thermal wonderland! Experience Maori culture, geothermal forces, beautiful scenery and adventure. We also offer day tours which combine Rotorua with either Waitomo Caves, Hobbiton Movie Set location, or Taupo’s Huka Falls to name a few. We’re Qualmark certified, guarantee prompt service, comfortable transport, value for money and committed to showing you the best New Zealand sights.
Tauranga, New Zealand
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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Small-Group Bay of Plenty and Tauranga Tour
17 reviews
US$90.60 per adult
Tauranga Shore Excursion: Private Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland and Whakarewarewa Maori Cultural Village
3 reviews
US$119.94 per adult
Tauranga Shore Excursion: Te Puia Maori Cultural Centre and Rotorua City Sightseeing
36 reviews
US$107.68 per adult
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for an authentic cultural Maori experience, this is just that. We had Jan as our guide (not the boss) and her knowledge of the area paired with her wholesome and genuine character made for an excellent and welcoming experience. Thankyou, we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a small group tour and arrived at the port to find that we were assigned to a large group tour instead. The company had decided to combine the two groups and put us onto a large coach even though we paid the price...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankyou for posting your frustrations and opinions for everybody to read - we do take all feedback serious – however I can assure you there was no great profit for me to hire in a coach for this day. Firstly - can I say that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent tour with Duncan as our driver, punctual & polite & would highly recommend Zealandia Tours

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think this is a very good company but I felt rushed. We started our day driving to Hells gate. This was an interesting place. We took a mud and sulfur bath here. The mud bath was good but would not do sulfur again because...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello from port of Tauranga, thankyou for your feedback about your tour to Hells Gate Mud Spa & Massge. Sadly your ship altered its sailing time just prior to your tour date , which meant we had to move everything around to accomodate your booked...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saved $90 per person by booking here instead of from Princess Cruise Line for the same tour.. Fabulous! When I got in the van after the tour, I said "That was fascinating!" and another passenger agreed with me. My husband loved watching the movie AFTER...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our tour before leaving on our cruise to New Zealand. Correspondence was friendly and prompt. We walked out of the cruise terminal and staff were waiting for us. The tour was explained and off went. Philip our driver was a retired local who...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello from New Zealand, Thankyou for taking the time to post a lovely review about your day from the port of Tauranga. I will certainly share this with Phillip on his return from holidays. I visit Hobbiton all the time and I never get tired...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

I have been on over 50 cruises on all continents and in order to secure peace of mind and convenience I research and arrange my shore excursions before leaving home. With this in mind, I booked and paid for in advance the Wellington Central Tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Hello Don, I wholheartedly felt for you when I had to tell you that this tour would not be running due to lack of bookings - You were the only person to book from your ship and we only run these tours for crusie ship...More

Reviewed 5 December 2018

Totally happy that I chose this company for our day tour, when our cruise ship stopped in Tauranga. Had perused different groups and offerings on the 'net months earlier, and concluded that these people offered much of what we wanted to see at a reasonable...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We had a 10 person van with Stephen as our guide. It was a fantastic day filled with a sampling of a few of the highlights of the Tauranga area. We went to the factory where they make Manuka honey, visited the Whakarewarewa Maori village...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

The Geo Thermal grounds, a Maori dance demonstration and Hobbiton in a day was the shore excursion my brother and I took in Tauranga, New Zealand. Jan, our tour guide, presented each of us an extra large Ziploc bag full of drinks and food. (All...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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31 July 2018|
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Response from Jan D | Property representative |
Hi Newhall California - in regards to your question - you are much closer to Hobbiton Movie set from port of Tauranga. It is only just over 1 hours travel from port of Tauranga.
Lee L
11 July 2017|
Response from Jan D | Property representative |
Hi Lee I am not sure which of our excursions you are specifically asking about as we have several on offer. Most of our tours have some walking throughout the day which are very short and definately not arduos and most of... More