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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

Date of experience: February 2017
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

Date of experience: February 2017
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

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Duncan C
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We (3 adults) booked a Rotorua/Geothermal day tour with Jim Archer who met us at Tauranga Port. This tour turned out to be a highlight for us visiting this amazing historical site and learning about Maori culture. As we walked around it was obvious he...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank krisronsmith
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We were surprised how quickly Jim replied to our email from England. Unlike other tour companies, Jim even picked us up from a relatives home near Hamilton. What a great guy offering great service! He took us all round Hamilton one day & Rotarua the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Susan M
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Rotorua/Maori Culture Center and Geo-thermal tour with Jim Archer Jim is such a professional! From the pickup at the port to our return, we knew we had chosen wisely. The highlight of our tour was Jim’s meticulous guidance at the Cultural Center. He showed us...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank mmc0408
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend Archer tours. Maximum 11 people in bus which was in immaculate condition. Jim is very friendly & being a local himself was very informative. The tour itself was fantastic.... tour included a stop off at beach, wood carving, traditional Maori dancing &...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 197roslyn
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We were 4 couples off the Celebrity Solstice for a day in Tauranga. We had hired Jim thru email and he was very responsive and also provided a wonderful day. He is professional, polite, and organized. A great guy! Having Maori decent and perspective really...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank BonRich1
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We spent two wonderful days touring with Jim Archer off Celebrity Solstice. The first tour was to the Maori culture center in Rotorua, NZ. The second was an Auckland city tour with a drop at the airport on the last day. Jim not only takes...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Deb409
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We were luck to be looked after by Jim and Julie on our recent visit to the Port of Tauranga. We had two wonderful days with both of them. Value for money. He got us back to the ship on time. Highly recommend to all.

Date of experience: November 2016
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