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Experience the real New Zealand with Milestone Tours. We specialise in day tours and shore excursions in and around Auckland. Enjoy Auckland's city sights and picturesque beaches or come with us to Waitomo, Rotorua, Taupo, Hobbiton, Coromandel...more
231 b Titirangi Road | Titirangi, Auckland Central, Auckland 0604, New Zealand
+64 21 213 3885
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour of Auckland with Milestone. We were picked up at 10:00 a.m. when we checked out of our hotel. We toured the best overlook sites, parks, neighborhoods, had lunch, crossed the bridge and back. Then we were delivered to the airport...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We opted for a private rather than the ship excursion when we left our cruise ship in Auckland. Ewald our tour guide had a beautiful Mercedes van with an extra step extension which made it easier for me to get down from the van. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great day! Daryl was a marvellous guide with fascinating stories to tell about Aotearoa and its people, culture, history, environment, ... The kiwis were a bonus. Thanks Milestone. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Dreamer66380949578
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. What great tour we had in Auckland for two days with our guide, Daryl. He was hive of intellectual knowledge of the area, history and had many fun facts which really illumated the experience. The time with him really was utterly joyful and he...More

Thank JoeS3278
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Our group of four needed to fit as much of NZ as possible into very limited time. Milestone Tours, and Ewald Boss, our tour guide and the company owner, delivered it in spades. (I hope the idiom translates into NZ English as intended in US...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

We didn't want to rent a car and the stress of driving in traffic on the "wrong" side of the road and decided to use a tour company to see the sites. We chose Milestone Tours because they were the only company offering Waitomo and...More

1  Thank Corey_in_Orlando
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We highly recommend Milestone Tours! Ewald, our tour guide, was absolutely exceptional! He provided information about New Zealand while riding on a comfortable Mercedes van. He was very professional. We greatly enjoyed our tour because the logistics and the driving was taken care of. We...More

1  Thank htidemiranda
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

You will not find a more knowledgeable, interesting, and kind tour guide than Ewald. He had booster seats for my kids and was super patient with them. Hobbiton exceeded our expectations and was not very crowded due to the winter season. The kids enjoyed seeing...More

1  Thank Amy S
Ewald-Boss, Owner at Milestone Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2018

Dear Amy, thanks for taking time to write such a kind review. It's my pleasure to share such nice and interesting destinations with visitors to New Zealand. We always do our very best to keep our passengers comfortable and happy. I hope you had a...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

Our small group traveled around Auckland and Rotorua with Milestone Tours, and its very professional and knowledgeable guide, Ewald. All of the logistics were handled flawlessly; the driving was excellent in a very comfortable vehicle; and all recommendations provided were sound and helpful. Ewald clearly...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We had an excellent 2 day tour to all the high points of the North Island with John of Milestone Tours. We could not have done it without John's guiding and driving and Ewald's plan! It was perfect! John was very flexible, informative and helpful....More

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Charles L
5 June 2018|
Response from Ewald-Boss | Property representative |
Hi Charles thanks for your inquiry. Our standard 2day tour doesn't include a visit to Hobbiton. However we might be able to tailor the itinerary to your liking by adding a visit to Hobbiton. Please contact me for a quote... More
10 April 2018|
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Response from elenyapte |
Thank you both for your answers - we appreciate it.
kirit K
25 January 2018|
Response from Margaret Lynn M |
Milestone Tours will bend over backwards to help you out, and The Grand Chancellor is an excellent hotel