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Habitat Tours

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29 William Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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Day/Night Tour - Fantastic!

My wife and i did the Day/Night tour last week while in Auckland. The tour itself was well planned... read more

Reviewed yesterday
andersoncharlie
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Fantastic half day tour to beautiful parks

My 12 yr old daughter and I decided to take a half day tour and loved it. Our guide was really... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jenny C
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Habitat Tours focus on NZ’s natural environment taking small groups (maximum 7 guests) on day tours from Auckland to stunning beaches and a native coastal forest. Day and night guided walks give some of the best opportunities to see and hear many of NZ’s rare and endangered birds and wildlife. We provide a delicious picnic lunch or dinner to be enjoyed while overlooking Auckland’s beautiful Gulf
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“night tour” (31 reviews)
“flora and fauna” (13 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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29 William Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand

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"homemade cookies and tea"
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and i did the Day/Night tour last week while in Auckland. The tour itself was well planned, loads of fun and quite informative. Tristan, our superb guide, is VERY knowledgeable of the local fauna and history. While the highlight of the night was...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My 12 yr old daughter and I decided to take a half day tour and loved it. Our guide was really dedicated to creating an enjoyable day. He was clearly committed to the environment and very knowledgeable of the flora and fauna. We would definitely...More

Thank Jenny C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided we wanted to see less of the city and more of what natural Auckland had to offer. We did the full day tour with Tristan and were lucky enough to be the only passengers. We could go where we wanted and stay as...More

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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely feedback, I so enjoyed meeting you both and getting to take you out of Auckland city to show you our stunning West Coast. All the best Tristan

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the last minute, my wife and I decided we wanted to take this tour. Due to a last minute cancellation, we were lucky enough to book Tristan. He is a knowledgeable, fun tour guide who packed a lot of great value into half a...More

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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was an absolute pleasure taking you out to see some of our West Coast of Auckland. So pleased you found some free time to join me! Hope you get back to Auckland some time. All the best Tristan

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Loads of bird life - unfortunately we were in a larger group than Tristan would normally take in and also it was a Saturday and loads of people around. We had some little girls in our group and they were in awe of the bird...More

Thank Janet A
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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review; it was such a pleasure to take you and your family out to experience Tawharanui - we hope to see you again sometime also! All the best Tristan

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Me and my boyfriend went up to Tawharanui with Tristan our guide for some Kiwi spotting. Before our evening bush walk to were very happy to have a delicious homemade sausage rolls along with some Anzac biscuits and fresh fruits. We then went on our...More

Thank Stephanie G
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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review! It was lovely having you out on tour and always a thrill to see the kiwi and takahe! Hope to see you again some time. All the best Tristan

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

My wife and I joined Tristan for his Habitat tours Tawharanui day night trip on 27th January 2018 and we are delighted to say this was most enjoyable. This trip would ideal for both serious bird enthusiasts and more general interests in nature. Tristan seems...More

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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you Dave & Jan for your wonderful review! Indeed it is a great location for bird watchers but much more too; it was a real pleasure to have the opportunity to introduce you to our little piece of paradise here on the outskirts of...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Habitat Tours is a one of a kind unforgettable chance to experience the natural beauty of NZ. The Tawharanui tour, with Tristan was amazing from the pick up from our Aukland accommodations to the late night drop off. We experienced the afternoon with an informative...More

Thank Jeffrey E
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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you Jeffrey for your wonderful review! Seeing kiwi in the wild is always a highlight, how lucky we are considering most New Zealander's have never seen a kiwi in the wild! Especially seeing it up so close! So pleased that you both enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

We were delighted with our day trip to see beautiful scenery and learn about the natural wonders of the North Island, guided by Pamela, who also provided an astoundingly delicious picnic lunch! Our day/night tour to Tawharanui was wonderful. Gilbert was enthusiastic about sharing his...More

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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for your lovely feedback; it was such a pleasure for me to meet you both and show off the wonderful West Coast of Auckland and also Gilbert on our day/night tour to Tawharanui. We're quite passionate about good food too, so always make...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

The day/night tour with Habitat tours was one of the highlights on my travel to NZ, actually the sight of a wild Kiwi was the highlight. A fantastic experience with our very capable and enthusiastic guide Tristan being able to find the Kiwi in the...More

Thank lehnfelt
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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for your wonderful feedback we really appreciate this! There's really so much to see in the Auckland region as you discovered with wonderful natural surroundings right on our doorstep - even kiwi - isn't it such a thrill to see them in the...More

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