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“flora and fauna”(12 reviews)
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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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29 William Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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+64 21 422 707
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Tristan took my partner and I for a tour covering native rainforest, a black sand beach, a lovely waterfall and the highlight (for me) a massive gannet colony! The van was super comfortable, and Tristan gave us a very nice introduction to the fauna and...More

Thank Yrin
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your kind words and wonderful review! It was a real pleasure to take you out on tour to the Waitakere Ranges to get to show you a little bit of our natural world! The gannet colony and Muriwai are certainly very special!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Tristan made this a great tour with interesting stops along the way to our night-walk destination, seeing some of New Zealand's amazing natural environment, including the majestic and ancient Kauri tree. The coastal views at the sanctuary were breathtaking and the day walk through the...More

Thank MPB0108
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

It's always great to see the kiwi and the other endangered birds we got to see. Thank you so much for your wonderful review and kind comments. Tristan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An experience not to be missed. Beautiful beach and guided walk through forested ecopreserve. Tristan was an excellent guide, picnic lunch was delicious, and the drive is not too long.

Thank Wander102195
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your day out with us. Tristan

Reviewed 17 July 2018

My wife and I were on our honeymoon and we did the Waitakere Ranges day tour from Auckland, and it was incredible. The scenery was absolutely beautiful, and Tristan was an excellent guide. Very knowledgeable, and kept each spot interesting. The homecooked lunch was delicious,...More

Thank tykurtz13
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your wonderful review; it was a real pleasure to meet you both and get to show you some of the stunning spots in the Waitakere Ranges. I do hope the remainder of your travels on your honeymoon went well. All the very...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018

Tristan took us to Tawharanui - just in time to see the sunset from the beach. We had a super tasty picnic dinner by lantern and then took a fun hike thru the dark in search of the elusive kiwi. Tristan is knowledgeable, friendly and...More

Thank Cathy N
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your lovely review; I'm so pleased you enjoyed your day/night tour with us and that it was a great end to your New Zealand holiday. All the best Tristan

Reviewed 31 May 2018

My husband and I were visiting NZ for the first time and only had one day in Auckland. We are ever so thankful we decided to spend the entire day at Waitakere Range with one of the most amazing tour guides we have ever had!...More

1  Thank dzutrav
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for this stunning review; it was such a pleasure to take you out on tour and I'm very much looking forward to seeing you back in Auckland sometime for our kiwi tour. All the very best Tristan

Reviewed 31 May 2018

My husband and I were in New Zealand for our honeymoon recently and did a half day tour with Tristan to the west coast. He was so knowledgeable about all of the various types of wildlife and we got to learn some interesting facts about...More

Thank Dragana U
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

A belated thank you for this great review; it was a real pleasure to take you out on tour. I trust you have very special memories of your time in New Zealand on your honeymoon. All the very best Tristan

Reviewed 24 May 2018

Tristin and Harry picked us up from our hotel and took us to Tawharanui, a peninsula park north of Auckland. From the beach, the forest trail, the overlook, and wetland, we saw many fascinating New Zealand birds and plants. We also enjoyed a delicious lunch...More

Thank Richard R
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

It was a pleasure to take you out for a day of nature and birding. Many thanks for the kind feedback and I hope to see you back in New Zealand sometime.

Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Had a really good time experiencing the nature and wildlife of NZ with habitat tours, where we was shown around by our tour guide Tristan who was very kind and knowledgable, me and my wife also received a very tasty organic homemade picnic ! Highly...More

1  Thank Tom D
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, it was a pleasure to take you both out on tour.

Reviewed 22 April 2018

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

1  Thank andersoncharlie
Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you so much for the amazing review - we so appreciate you taking the time to do this! We're delighted that you enjoyed your day/night experience, and of course seeing the kiwis! We trust you have many happy memories of your time in NZ....More

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