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Hamilton 3210, New Zealand
+64 7-854 6444
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

We used Jim and Archer tours twice in 15 years for a family trip of over 10 people. Jim's attitude, flexibility, kindness and humor made the long rides in the car much more enjoyable. his knowledge of the south island and history of NZ is...More

Thank ElleCz
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Superbly organised tour. Good prior communications, so we knew exactly where to meet Jim Archer and his team. The group size was only 8, so quite informal. The trip itself was wonderful and the guide was both informative and entertaining. I would definitely recommend Archers...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The tour guide's role is to drive us to the sites that we paid for and give us information on questions that we might have about the place. What our tour guide provided us with was warmth of having not just a tour guide but...More

Thank Celine R
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Gordon and I hooked up with friends Graham and Jennifer who booked Jim for the almost 4 weeks of the Lions Tour .. From the off, it was clear Jim was a top tour guide and a top man as well .. Always prompt, Jim...More

Thank Global164198
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Jim Archer met us at our cruise ship for a wonderful day of touring. He is extremely hospitable & knowledgable & proud of his Maori heritage. I definitely recommend him!!!

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Reviewed 26 May 2017

We were met by Jim from our cruise ship.Lovely gentleman who gave us an amazing tour.Jim shared his extensive knowledge with us& made our trip extra special.The group was small&Jim cutomised the trip for us.We would thoroughly recommend taking one of his tours,much better than...More

1  Thank maitlandhelen
Reviewed 10 May 2017

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

1  Thank mywong23
Reviewed 4 May 2017

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 30 April 2017

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 25 April 2017

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.

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14 January 2017|
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Response from JimArcherNZ | Property representative |
Archer Tours started in 2001
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