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Full-Day Wild West Coast Photo and Discovery Tour including Lunch from Auckland

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Overview
Photography enthusiasts who want to capture some of the most scenic areas of Auckland while learning from a professional will enjoy this day trip. Travel to Auckland’s rugged west coast, and be taken to dramatic spots that you may struggle to find without a guide. Your guide will share their photography knowledge with you, and also tell you all about the birdlife, history, and culture of this area.
Highlights
  • Spend a creative day out in nature
  • Lunch and transfers from Auckland are included
  • Suitable for both beginner and more experienced photographers
  • Best suited to active travelers, as there will be forest and beach walks
Important Information
Departure Point
Auckland Central, Auckland Central, North Island
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional photographer guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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WilsonH wrote a review 8 Feb
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This is a tour that you don't want to miss in New Zealand especially if you don't have a lot of time or just want a taste of the west coast. We went to many places. Piha Beach was crowded since there's a competition. We took some great pictures on the northern side of Piha Beach
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Helen G wrote a review 7 Feb
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I had planned this as our last tour before leaving New Zealand. We had probably the best tour of the west coast with pictures to remember this day. Brett is the most amazing informative tour guide and an excellent photographer with great hints for the best pictures. This is
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Date of experience: January 2020
JerseyGirl09 wrote a review 1 Feb
27 contributions18 helpful votes
Brett is very knowledgeable, easy-going, quite amusing and entertaining- a delightful combination in a tour operator. We enjoyed all the sights- the waterfall, the black beach, the lunch stop at The Piha Cafe, the nature trail, etc. Brett shared his love of nature and was full
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Date of experience: January 2020
Andrea P wrote a review Jan 2020
2 contributions
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This was without a doubt one of the best tour experiences that my husband and I have ever had. Brett is without a doubt one of the most knowledgeable, caring and talented persons I have ever met. Brett picked us up at our hotels (group of 3 that day, incredibly lucky for us) and
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Date of experience: January 2020
Hopelesswanderer wrote a review Jan 2020
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This was my favorite tour in Auckland! Brett was delightful and showed our group a lot of great spots - highly recommend!!
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Date of experience: January 2020
About the operator
By: Unique Visions Tours
WilsonH
40
Amazing and Awsome Tour
This is a tour that you don't want to miss in New Zealand especially if you don't have a lot of time or just want
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Helen G
St. Thomas
20
Best Tour of Auckland West Coast
I had planned this as our last tour before leaving New Zealand. We had probably the best tour of the west coast
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JerseyGirl09
Jersey Shore, New Jersey
2218
GREAT Tour- don't hesitate
Brett is very knowledgeable, easy-going, quite amusing and entertaining- a delightful combination in a tour
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Jaclyn G
Pewaukee, Wisconsin
143
A beautiful place to visit!
My son and I were coming in port off a cruise. Brett was on time at picking us up at a nearby hotel. We
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Andrea P
10
If you can only do one thing in Auckland, you MUST do this! You will see everything worth seeing!
This was without a doubt one of the best tour experiences that my husband and I have ever had. Brett is without a
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WILLIAM B
Lake Worth, Florida
24558
The Long and Winding Road(s)
A nice get away from the city. Brett knows his stuff and happily shares that knowledge with his passengers. If
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Happiness532465
72
Great Experience!
This was my favorite tour during my 10 day visit to NZ. Brett is an excellent guide for the places we visited,
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Kelly
11
Half day tour from Auckland
Brett was a great tour guide. They day was great we saw everything that was promised. Only 7 total people on the
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Hopelesswanderer
10
Amazing day!!
This was my favorite tour in Auckland! Brett was delightful and showed our group a lot of great spots - highly
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Dean C
10
Wonderful day!
We traveled a month in NZ and Australia. Brett was our favorite tour guide. Such a wonderful day at amazing
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Key Details
  • Arataki - Waitakere Ranges, Piha Beach, and 1 more
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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