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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Bay of Plenty Highlights with FREE lunch provided by Shore Trips & Tours

Tauranga Shore Excursion: Bay of Plenty Highlights with FREE lunch

Tauranga Shore Excursion: Bay of Plenty Highlights with FREE lunch
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About
Take the opportunity to explore the countryside of the Bay of Plenty region on this relaxed short tour. Escape the city and see local horticulture at work at one of the thousands of local kiwifruit orchards. Learn about the pre-European history of the area, and find out why James Cook named it the Bay of Plenty. A delicious fish and chip lunch at a seaside cafe is included. Tie this all in with other scenic stops on this popular value for money tour. About us: Our team has been delivering world-class Shore Excursions for over 16 years - we have over 100 years combined tour guiding experience so you know you are in capable hands. Travel in a modern, air conditioned vehicle with a passionate local as your host. We specialise in small groups to allow an intimate and personalised experience. Every tour is commentated from start to finish - we delight in showing off our little corner of the world. And, we guarantee to have you back to the ship on time!
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 9218P24
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Professional and knowledgeable local driver/guide
  • Port pick up and drop off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Kiwi Kart orchard tour at Kiwifruit Country
  • Visit to Maketu
  • A delicious fish and chip lunch at a seaside cafe.
  • Honey tasting
  • Avocado orchard visit
  • Entry/Admission - Kiwifruit Country
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please meet the Shore Trips and Tours representative at the Shore Trips and Tours sign board situated just outside the port gates. Walk through the information marquee and out through the gates - a short walk from your ship.
  • Ports:
  • Port of Tauranga Ltd, 2 Salisbury Avenue, Mount Maunganui 3116, New Zealand
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • This tour requires some walking on paths, inclines and steps
  • This tour is not suitable for user of mobility scooters or wheelchairs (unless very small collapsible ones) . Folding walkers/frames can usually be accommodated but passengers must be able to enter a minibus using the standard steps. You must advise us at the time of booking if you are bringing any mobility device - failure to do so may result in you not being able to take the tour.
  • This tour runs with a minimum of 4 fare paying passengers. We will advise on the day if the minimum hasn't been met, and offer alternative options if necessary
  • A free fish and chip lunch is included consisting of one portion of fish and chips per person. Unfortunately there are no alternatives included. The lunch is not vegetarian or gluten-free friendly.
  • Please purchase a ticket for all travelers in your group - including 'purchasing' a ticket for all infants. NZ transport law requires us to count all heads on board. One child or infant max per adult ticket.
  • This is a Pre Booked Tour Only!
  • No Sales on the day of the Tour!
  • This tour is for passengers arriving on a cruise ship into the Port of Tauranga
  • Most travellers can participate
  • 10am is the regular tour start time. This may be adjusted for early/late arriving cruise ships. We will advise any time change at time of booking
  • Please ensure you provide a contact phone number and/or email address that you will have with you and/or checking whilst on holiday so any last minute tour time changes can be notified
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Inclusions
  • Professional and knowledgeable local driver/guide
  • Port pick up and drop off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Kiwi Kart orchard tour at Kiwifruit Country
  • Visit to Maketu
  • A delicious fish and chip lunch at a seaside cafe.
  • Honey tasting
  • Avocado orchard visit
  • Entry/Admission - Kiwifruit Country
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Please meet the Shore Trips and Tours representative at the Shore Trips and Tours sign board situated just outside the port gates. Walk through the information marquee and out through the gates - a short walk from your ship.
  • Ports:
  • Port of Tauranga Ltd, 2 Salisbury Avenue, Mount Maunganui 3116, New Zealand
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • This tour requires some walking on paths, inclines and steps
  • This tour is not suitable for user of mobility scooters or wheelchairs (unless very small collapsible ones) . Folding walkers/frames can usually be accommodated but passengers must be able to enter a minibus using the standard steps. You must advise us at the time of booking if you are bringing any mobility device - failure to do so may result in you not being able to take the tour.
  • This tour runs with a minimum of 4 fare paying passengers. We will advise on the day if the minimum hasn't been met, and offer alternative options if necessary
  • A free fish and chip lunch is included consisting of one portion of fish and chips per person. Unfortunately there are no alternatives included. The lunch is not vegetarian or gluten-free friendly.
  • Please purchase a ticket for all travelers in your group - including 'purchasing' a ticket for all infants. NZ transport law requires us to count all heads on board. One child or infant max per adult ticket.
  • This is a Pre Booked Tour Only!
  • No Sales on the day of the Tour!
  • This tour is for passengers arriving on a cruise ship into the Port of Tauranga
  • Most travellers can participate
  • 10am is the regular tour start time. This may be adjusted for early/late arriving cruise ships. We will advise any time change at time of booking
  • Please ensure you provide a contact phone number and/or email address that you will have with you and/or checking whilst on holiday so any last minute tour time changes can be notified
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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What you can expect during your visit
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Kiwifruit Country
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 2
    Experience Comvita
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    Maketu
    Stop: 75 minutes
    See details
  • 4
    Papamoa Beach
    Stop: 20 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    Mt Maunganui Main Beach
  • You'll return to the starting point
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A Great Day!
Our tour guide, Nora, was waiting for my husband and I to disembark the cruise ship. We were the only ones on the t
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Trustworthy company
I really wish I could write a review for this tour that we had booked with Shore Trips in Tauranga. Unfortunately
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Amazing Day in Tauranga / Rotorua!
Our Cruise Ship docked at the Port of Tauranga, where Alistair met us first thing in the morning. Unfortunately,
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Exciting Day
Our Bay of Islands tour with Glowworm Cave as an exceptional day. Our tour guide, Jill, was very friendly and very
CaptainLes
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Not enough time in Christchurch
The description makes the tour seem like you will be spending a lot of time in Christchurch. Not true, at least fo
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Great Highlights if You Have Limited Time
On a cruise to NZ so we had just a day to spend in Wellington. While I've seen a couple of the Lord of the Rings mo
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Ship pick up
Superb guide/driver. Wellington is a fantastic city. Beautiful scenery, great museum. This is a terrific tour, high
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Loved Wellington and especially Ewen our tour guide and driver
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Great tour
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Nice relaxing tour
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