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Absolute Tours - Day Tour

Auckland Central, New Zealand
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About Absolute Tours - Day Tour
If you want a fun day out with a real local tour guide we are the one to look after you.We only take small groups out and each day is never the same as the day before,we go further and fit more into the day than anyone else leaving you wanting more but also going at your pace.Our tours are for anyone who likes a little adventure, a BIG thankyou for all the wonderful feedback we really enjoy our days out with you.We would love to show you my favorite places :)
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Travel round-trip from your central Auckland hotel to the Waitakere Ranges with a guide who knows the route. You’ll find scenic views at the Arataki Visitor Centre and learn about silver ferns and kauri trees before a drive to Piha Beach, stopping for lunch at a local eatery. The day includes a rain forest waterfall and black-sand beach.
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Phil T wrote a review Jun 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Outstanding , really good trip out , Good sense of humour , really informative and takes you to some simply fantastic views / locations , Terry is a great guide , I’d defo recommend going right to the top of the kitekite falls as the views are unreal - a trip I will be booking up again once my mrs gets over which hopefully should be in the summer - id recommend this trip and guide to anyone who wants to see Piha , Waitakere at its best with a guide who 100% knows his stuff
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Mum2abc wrote a review Mar 2020
Brisbane, Australia82 contributions10 helpful votes
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We have recently returned from this wonderful afternoon tour. We were on a cruise ship and arranged to be picked up at a convenient location in the middle of Auckland. We could tell straight away that the tour guide and driver were not only knowledgeable about New Zealand history, flora and fauna but they were both very passionate about it. We stopped at a bakery for lunch and were guided up to the rainforest views which were spectacular. Then on to the rainforest walk. We were informed the entire way around the beautiful forest and learnt so much. We then travelled to the stunning Piha beach with its beautiful soft black sand. After some free time we were greeted with a perfect cup of tea and biscuits. We travelled through Auckland's suburbs and returned to the city in the afternoon. We would definitely recommend this tour. It was a wonderful way to see the real New Zealand.
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SCBill wrote a review Mar 2020
Aiken, South Carolina137 contributions91 helpful votes
This tour was a good way to see the west coast from Auckland. There was a good amount of time at both the beach and the rainforest walk. The guide was both knowledgeable and friendly. He addressed my wife's back problems by giving her areas to rest while allowing others to enjoy areas she couldn't get to.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Eric W wrote a review Jan 2020
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Cam Marshall was an excellent tour guide, he showed us and told us all there needs to be known about every location we went to. He came with great knowledge, attitude and great ideas for places to take us. Everywhere wee went was just as beautiful, if not more than the last. He also came with surprises, as we would be on a ride to another city and he would have little hidden places to stop at for us to adventure a bit, making the rides seem a lot shorter and a lot more enjoyable. It was the trip of a lifetime.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Deepapal wrote a review Jan 2020
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If you want a local tour guide, who is fun, energetic, takes pictures, takes you to the best places to eat besides showing the picturesque sites of New Zealand, Terry is your guy. We had a memorable trip with him with a hike to the waterfall, the beach and some picturesque stops along the way. Money well spent.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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