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Habitat Tours

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29 William Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
+64 21 422 707
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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” (32 reviews)
“flora and fauna” (14 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
29 William Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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+64 21 422 707
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"night tour"
in 32 reviews
"flora and fauna"
in 14 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 12 reviews
"bird species"
in 8 reviews
"waitakere ranges"
in 12 reviews
"sand dunes"
in 8 reviews
"kauri trees"
in 8 reviews
"regional park"
in 6 reviews
"delicious picnic"
in 3 reviews
"anzac biscuits"
in 3 reviews
"forest walk"
in 3 reviews
"new zealand"
in 36 reviews
"homemade cookies and tea"
in 2 reviews
"interesting insects"
in 2 reviews
"delicious homemade food"
in 2 reviews
"kiwi spotting"
in 2 reviews
"learned lots"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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

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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

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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
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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.

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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
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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.

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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
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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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Reviewed 21 April 2018

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

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

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review for us. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your time out with me and hope that you have lots of lovely photos from your tour - hope the encounter at the zoo went well...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

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

1  Thank 1Baxter
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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

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 29 March 2018

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

1  Thank waters96
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Habitat_Tours, Owner at Habitat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

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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