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Adventure Puketi

476 Puketi Road | bay of islands, Okaihau 0475, New Zealand
+64 9-401 9095
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Bay of Islands Shore Excursion: Puketi Rainforest Guided Walk
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Puketi Rainforest Guided Walks
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“night walk” (31 reviews)
“forest walk” (12 reviews)
“kauri trees” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
476 Puketi Road | bay of islands, Okaihau 0475, New Zealand
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+64 9-401 9095
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1 - 10 of 110 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since it's still off season, I reached out to Barbara to ask about availability. She was kind enough to host us at their B&B despite not being open yet for the season! So nice! The accommodation is lovely - clean, spacious, cozy. Bathroom is really...More

Thank Sara J
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. We loved having you.

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous experience! We did the night walk with Ian and what a knowledgeable and nice person. We learnt all about the forest, the birds (didnt see any but it was pitch black), the bees and everything inbetween. We also saw lots of creepy...More

Thank Julialeigh
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for the Review. The Night walk is our Signature walk.

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Even though our ship was late Ian was there waiting and greeted us with a smile. While all the passengers were herded like cattle onto buses, we jumped in Ian's vehicle for a scenic ride to the forest. We avoided all tourists and enjoyed our...More

Thank Tina B
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you for the review.We are very lucky the Forest has trails that are unknown to the Tourists.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

The hike was great and having Ian as a guide was the best. He is so knowledgeable about the entire forest. His knowledge of the Flora, fauna, management of the forest made the hiking experience so worthwhile. The Kauri trees were fabulous. Birds are plentiful...More

Thank recresllc
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Thank you for the review.Awesome that you had the best hiking experience.

Reviewed 11 March 2017

I am a solo traveller so a well organised , informative tour was my need. This was fulfilled in every way from the moment I was met by Barbara and Ian and taken to meet Helen , my guide for the forest walk. Helen 's...More

Thank Joan R
KAURITREE, Manager at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review, our guides are well versed in the flora, fauna and history of the Pu.keti forest

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We took the 1/2 day trip. Our hosts, Barbara and Ian, were fantastic. Both are long time native New Zealanders. Ian served as our guide, and was extremely knowledgeable and -- most importantly, friendly and welcoming. He shared so much more than just the names...More

Thank eikogirl
KAURITREE, Manager at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thank you so much for appreciated review. We are happy that you enjoyed your forest hike with Adventure Puketi.

Reviewed 21 January 2017

This was a fantastic experience for the six of us. Ian, our guide has grown up playing in this forest, and he knew it so well. He drew our attention to forest life in a way that was different and interesting, showing us unusual flora...More

Thank Lyndsay B
KAURITREE, Manager at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

So glad you were able to stay with us. We are happy you enjoyed the mid North.

Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I met Ian our super guide at his house and the great day started from there. We went up to the car park with toilets and super facilities for weddings and parities in a fabulous location. We set off with Ian for...More

Thank Sue A
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2017

Thank you so much for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 28 December 2016

Amazing day with my wife and I and our guide Ian. Ian was so friendly and knowledgeable, took good care of us making sure we took care when walking as it was a fairly physical walk with a lot of different types of terrain. Ian...More

Thank mollyemm
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Thank you for the review.We always take good care of our walkers.

Reviewed 25 December 2016

Enjoyed our rain forest walk, as we were the only ones booked on that day, we had a private tour- lucky us! a calm-paced and enjoyable walk through beautiful forests and vistas. All with commentary from an experienced and knowledgeable guide. Felt very relaxed and...More

Thank amandajmccloskey
KAURITREE, Manager at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016

Thank you so much for your review. Much appreciated, we are so happy you had a relaxing time.

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