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4 weeks ago
“Experience we will never forget”
20 Jul 2018
“Fun ride in V8 !”
Rogue Pony tours are about showcasing the Bay of Islands as one of the finest locations in New Zealand particularly seen from our unique viewpoint. At Rogue Pony our tours are about relaxed sightseeing but more importantly about quality and an...more
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56 Marsden Rd, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a Jeep excursion with Mark during our cruise visit on Celebrity Solstice. We usually prefer a private tour (instead of bus tours) to the ports we visit and Rogue Pony Tours certainly meet our expectations. At the commencement, Mark asked what we were...More

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MarkW8356, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words. It was great to meet you and get you away from the crowds. Awesome work getting off the ship so early so were able to beat the buses up to the forest and chocolate factory! Always an advantage if you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just want to thank mark and his family for letting us use his vehicle for our wedding. We are truly lucky for rogue pony tours to be apart of our day which made it all a bit more special. The car was unlike no...More

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Mark_Tui, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing us to be part of your special day. It was a perfect setting and great weather for you to be able to get the top down (after the photos!)

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Mark was absolutely amazing and had a wonderful knowledge of the area, the jeep was so comfortable and allowed us to go off road. I would highly recommend this tour to anyone as it was a wonderful 5 hours touring around Paihia, Waitangi, Kerikeri, Opua,...More

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Mark_Tui, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

Thanks for the great feedback. So happy that you and your family enjoyed your time with us, and even happier that we managed to see the train running through the middle of town!

Reviewed 21 July 2018

Great to have a blast in the beautiful countryside, with the top down, in Mustang V8. Blow the cobwebs out. All smiles. Good fun!

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Mark W, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2018

It was great to share the sights and V8 sounds with you. Thank you for going for a ride with us!

Reviewed 24 February 2018

Did this tour with 3 others friends off a cruise ship had a really great day with Mark in his lovely Jeep Wrangler,still working on the wife to let us get one ha ,anyway got picked up nice and early as requested at the wharf...More

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Mark W, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Thank you Mike for the lovely recommendation. Very happy that you and your friends had a great time. Keep working on Louise about getting a Jeep, they are awesome! -[o|||||||o]- Regards Mark and Tui.

Reviewed 6 February 2018

We thought we had pre-booked a jeep tour only to realize I did not have an email confirmation. However, we walked into the Paihia waterfront where the cruise ship free shuttle bus dropped us off and found that Rogue Pony tours had an opening. We...More

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Mark W, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

I am so glad you found us and we had a Jeep tour available for you on the day! A relaxing lunch is always high on the priority list, especially at such a great winery. I hope the rest of your trip to NZ went...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

Like the other reviewer, we do not take the ship offered excursions but set off on our own. We did not book with Mark ahead of time but he (and his purple pony vehicle) were near the information kiosk. We have travelled the world and...More

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B4530IAmarkw, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Hi Jeff, so pleased you had a great time. Always happy to customise tours to suit everyone's interests. Regards Mark

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We did both the jeep tour and the mustang tour after arriving into bay of islands on a cruise ship and had a fantastic time. The guides were really friendly and knew their stuff and gave a really good overview and history of the area....More

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B4530IAmarkw, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Happy to show you two the quiet corners of the Bay on such a busy day in Paihia. Awesome that you had a great time and we hope the rest of your trip goes well. Go Rogue! Mark and Tui

Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We are frequent cruisers, and rather than joining the ships offered tours, we prefer to research and arrange our own private tours. At Bay of Islands in particular, there were a wide variety of things we wanted to see, and we couldn't find a public...More

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Mark W, Owner at Rogue Pony Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

It was a pleasure showing you and your family around our favorite slice of paradise.

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