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Archer Tours

Hamilton 3210, New Zealand
+64 7-854 6444
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Auckland and Tauranga tours

We had the pleasure of being guided by Jim Archer in Auckland (city sights & Devonport) plus... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Moraga, California
Great trip

Jim met us with a big smile and a welcoming handshake. He filled our day with a great tour. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pensacola, Florida
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Hamilton 3210, New Zealand
+64 7-854 6444
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of being guided by Jim Archer in Auckland (city sights & Devonport) plus another day in Tauranga (Rotorua, Maori Cult. & Geo Thermals). Archer Tours has the flexibility of picking you up from your hotel or even a cruise ship. They...More

Thank mywong23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jim met us with a big smile and a welcoming handshake. He filled our day with a great tour. We enjoyed each of the stops on his tour as well as his interesting commentary. Jim is extremely personable and a great host.

Thank wtlyford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, it was wonderful. The best part of our trip. Jim was excellent & very informative. He was very personal & helpful. Jenny T

Thank jenmia14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the Rotorua and Maori Cultural Center cruise excursion with Jim. He is very good at what he does. You will have an educational, interesting and enjoyable day with him. I can only support all of the positive comments about Jim and his tour.

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were so glad we booked a semi private tour with Jim for the day our cruise ship docked in Tauranga in February 2017. There were just four people on our tour and it was wonderful. Jim was extremely knowledgeable and we really enjoyed all...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were met by Jim, our guide, and he was excellent and very personable. Our tour was as detailed on their website. We enjoyed having our own private (group of ten) tour and mini van. The only disappoint was lunch at the Pohutu Café. I...More

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We were part of a tour organized via our cruise Roll Call which went to the Rotorua and the Maori Culture Centre. Everything listed on the website was an accurate description of how our day turned out and we had a fantastic time with Jim....More

Thank Wansbrough2013
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Our cruise stopped in Tauranga, NZ and we booked a tour with Jim instead of a similar tour through our cruise ship. He was extremely professional, less expensive, small van of 10 people instead of a bus of 50, and we had a wonderful time....More

1  Thank Beachlover1989
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Jim Archer is a wonderful guide and driver. We enjoyed our tour to the Maori Cultural Center He picked us up at the port and drove us to Rotorora. We saw fantastic scenery along the way and learned from Jim about the country and what...More

1  Thank Glenn_A-R31
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I strongly recommend Jim Archer if you are looking for a nice way to kill the day between your cruise ship arrival in Auckland and your evening flight out. He is very professional; he shows up on time, takes you everywhere he promised, with time...More

Thank Duncan C
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Can someone tell me how many years Archer tours have been in business since we are planning a 3 week excursion with his company ? Thank you.
14 January 2017|
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Response from JimArcherNZ | Property representative |
Archer Tours started in 2001
Hi Arlene, with such a great review why is there only one star?
17 April 2016|
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Emily L
any chance i can have a bit more details of the Hobbiton + Waitomo Glow Worm Cave day tour? i don't have a specific date that i will be in NZ, more or less just planning my trip at the moment and have come across this tour that sounds real interesting for my partner and i. some more information on this would be great if possible. just general info is fine, just want a bit more detail then whats on the website. kind regards Emily.
6 February 2016|
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