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Enjoy some of Auckland’s most illustrated locations, with experienced guides from Ngati Whatua Orakei. As ahikaa (keepers of the fire of Auckland) we will provide a first-hand experience of the rich history of Ngati Whatua Orakei and Tamaki Makaurau...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were incredibly excited to do this tour and booked in advance. There were two of us and we were warned that the tour may be cancelled if the minimum numbers (4) weren't reached. Having not heard anything different on the morning, we caught an...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing way to learn about the history of Auckland and see the city from above. A big thanks to our guide Jaime who was knowledgeable and friendly who answered all our question.

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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

What a great tour I had with a fantastic guide!!! Highly recommend. I did a day tour bushwalk in beautiful Auckland

Thank Irit F
NWOTourism, Development Partner at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Kia ora Irit, Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Ngā mihi, The Tamaki Hikoi team

Reviewed 23 April 2018

We'd originally booked for the Maungawhau visit, but because of the weather we went instead to Bastion Point, passing Orakei en route. We had two very knowledgeable guides with extensive knowledge of the history of early settlement and of current challenges and future aspirations for...More

Thank Marianne K
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Did a "Volcanic Walking Tour" arranged through our cruise ship. Having a Maori guide provided insites to the Maori culture. We walked to the top of Mount Eden and heard the legends. Stopped at the Winter Garden and enjoyed a spectacular floral display before having...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

I found the tour to be very interesting. The information the guide shared gave a great insight into the history of the city and the people of the land. A real in depth tour into the life of Maori and their culture.

Thank Roiteua
NWOTourism, NWO Business Development - Tourism at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Tēnā koe, thank you for joining us for our Heaven to Earth tour. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again some day. Ngā mihi, the Tāmaki Hikoi team.

Reviewed 21 November 2017

This was an amazing first experience for me! So interesting to hear the history of the mountain and hear a descendant speak of their ancestors who resided on the beautiful mountain in the past.

Thank iyanah5
NWOTourism, NWO Business Development - Tourism at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Tēnā koe, thank you for joining us for our Heaven to Earth tour. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again some day. Ngā mihi, the Tāmaki Hikoi team.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Our Maori guide was Graeme. He was very professional, friendly and informative. We are both teachers and know a good pro when we see one! Superb views of Auckland; we learnt so much of the History and Geography of the area, as well as excellent...More

Thank PatrickMargaret
NWOTourism, Tourism Administrator at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Tēnā korua, thank you for your kind review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our Heaven to Earth tour. We hope to see you again some day. Ngā mihi, the Tāmaki Hikoi team.

Reviewed 17 August 2017

My experience was a treasure trove of Maori culture and history, from the earliest tribes until contemporary Maori people and culture in real time today. I experienced the spiritual essence of the community right along with everyday people going about their work. Folks were hospitable...More

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NWOTourism, Tourism Administrator at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Tēnā koe, thank you for joining us for the Home Fires of Tamaki tour. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again some day. Ngā mihi, the Tāmaki Hikoi team.

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Really great tour and insights into the stories, history and present of Auckland/Tamaki from a member of the Maori tribe that have lived in this part of what is now the city for many hundreds of years. We had a great and informative tour. Highly...More

Thank Julian C
NWOTourism, Tourism Administrator at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Tēnā koe, thank you for joining us for our Heaven to Earth tour. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again some day. Ngā mihi, the Tāmaki Hikoi team.

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