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Full-Day Wild West Coast Photo and Discovery Tour including Lunch from Auckland provided by Unique Visions Tours

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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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Antje wrote a review Oct 2019
Grants Pass, Oregon4 contributions4 helpful votes
The Trip was a present to my brother, sister in law and nephew age 16. All are interessted in nature, photographie and outdoors. One other young men attended the trip so we were 5 guests. Everybody got a lot of attention. Brett picked us up at the hotel and it was a short
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Date of experience: October 2019
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callmethekid wrote a review Sep 2019
Cincinnati, Ohio37 contributions17 helpful votes
Brett was the perfect tour guide, he is from the area and knows all of the picturesque spots that only a local would know about. We were guided through rain forests and beaches experiencing the raw beauty of the rural West Coast. Any explorer, nature lover or hobbyist
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Simon wrote a review Sep 2019
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I had a great day with Brett. The tour was well planned and gave a good insight in the area and photography. I also booked the Auckland by Night Tour which was also very good. Nice locations for good shots ! I can recommend the tours !!
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Lynne816 wrote a review Sep 2019
Edmonton, Canada12 contributions9 helpful votes
Wow! We had an excellent day with Brett. It was wonderful to explore this most beautiful area of the world with such a nice and knowledgeable guide. We hiked through rainforests to see the magnificent Kauri trees, walked next to spectacular waterfalls, hiked next to the
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Borgcruiser wrote a review Aug 2019
Albufeira, Portugal110 contributions45 helpful votes
This review is well overdue , had an amazing time , I was the only person booked on the day. Benefited from a very unique experience . If you find yourself in Auckland this trip is a must. I have amazing memories of Karekare Beach , Pia Beach and the surrounding area
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By: Unique Visions Tours
Sharon S
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Fantastic Tour Highly Recommend
We selected this tour based on positive Trip advisor reviews and were not disappointed. Brett was a great tour gui
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484edmundr
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Wild West coast tour
Brett was fantastic. Excellent guide and very knowledgeable of the west coast history and geography. His photogra
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greggm2018
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Take a walk on the wild (West) side
Brett was awesome. Highlight of our New Zealand trip. Beautiful scenery and adventure. Brett was able to engage our
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Jaclyn G
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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 experienced
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WilliamB837
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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 yo
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Happiness532465
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Great Experience!
This was my favorite tour during my 10 day visit to NZ. Brett is an excellent guide for the places we visited, whic
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sias08
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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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Dean C
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Wonderful day!
We traveled a month in NZ and Australia. Brett was our favorite tour guide. Such a wonderful day at amazing places
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D7861DXmariat
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Incredible Experience
I only had one day in Auckland after flying in on an early morning flight. After seeing the Unique Visions tour web
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sofiafcomo
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A wonderful day trip from Auckland
I did enjoyed this tour. The destinations are amazing. Brett is a very nice person and a good guide. Although I am
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Yee747
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Best of the West Tour (Half Day)
I decided on this tour based upon the 300+ excellent reviews of Unique Visions Tours, plus the fact that it covered
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Gface85
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So fun!
This tour was a money well spent. Brett was our tour guide and he was very knowledgeable of where to go and facts o
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OrenL62
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Awe-inspiring experience with superb guide
Wonderful tour of the West Coast beaches Karekare and Piha with Brett from Unique Visions Tours. The beaches themse
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MFRKKR95
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10 of 10 Stars!!
We completely enjoyed our tour! We had basically one day while hubby was not in the conference to see something, a
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EmilyEliseCali
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My favorite tour!!!
Brett, the guide, really makes this tour exceptional. He is so personable & knowledgeable, I really wish I could ha
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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
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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