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A safe way to see the best Coromandel has to offer. Fully guided tours. Sit back,relax and enjoy the scenery. Our guide speaks English and French. Come & explore Coromandel Peninsula from popular Cathedral Cove & Hot Water Beach to the lesser know...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 7-869 5291
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Highly recommend this tour company! Tony is very charming and helpful, and gave us a terrific half-day tour of Coromandel. Great attention to details for our comfort along the way as we slogged through sandy trails to Cathedral Cove and Hot Water Beach.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Bolt61
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Tony picked us up at our hotel at the appointed time in his van. Tony is a very affable and considerate guide. He is quite knowledgeable about the Coromandel area and its history. In the morning we toured the beautiful Cathedral Cove area; followed by...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DianneCross
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We had an early start with Tony , he had all the day planned until about 5 pm!. We went to a volcanic beach first and dug a hole to sit in, filled with warm /hot water. Then we drove to a local Vineyard for...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank sallybirch70
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Thank you Tony for a memorable family day showing highlights of the Coromandel. Tony was a fantastic host and very engaging with our young sons, telling captivating and knowledgable stories of the local heritage. Lunch at the beach was enjoyable, we highly recommend the services...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank gr82bfr3
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Tony was a great tour guide, he even went off the beaten path so we could have a photo by the blossom tree. He dug our hole at hotwater beach then left us to it and we soaked up the amazing hot water and stunning...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Karen C
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I had a two day trip with Explore Paradise and had the best time! If you’re looking for a guided tour in the Coromandel, this is the one you should choose. Several reasons why. Tony knows a lot about the area and tells you all...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank merelvs
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner did 2 tours with Tony the first to cathedral cove and hot water beach and the second to new chums beach. They were great. Tony was a brilliant tour guide and host made us feel very welcome. Despite the bad weather...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Srogers92
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Beautiful place, must visit while in the area lot to do for kids and with family, great spot for picnic or just for relax, enjoy water and walking!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank tyagiraj
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Thanks Tony for this wonderful day! Decided to do this Tour to see more of Coromandel Peninsula than Cathedral Cave/ Hot water beach. It was fabulous- what a beautiful landscape with unexpected beaches and "natural pools". Tony was the best guide ever- not only because...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank hjah41
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Tony picked us up at the resort we were staying at. When we arrived at Hot Water beach he had coffee for us, always a good way to start your day. After he dug the hole in the sand for us we spent a relaxing...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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