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V8 Trike Tours - Cruise the bay on a custom built V8 Chev Trike. Ultimate fun & excitement! Great for all ages. Paihia & surrounding area tours from 30 mins to 1 hour
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Marsden Road | Maritime Building, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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+64 210 227 0714
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thoroughly to be recommended! Mark is a brilliant chauffeur & a knowledgeable & engaging tour guide. We did the long trip to the Falls and Opua - learned things we didn't know and saw the sights through local eyes. We'd recommend it to a anyone...More

Thank EvJo
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much for your great review! Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just landed from cruise ship" Majestic Princes " first trip to NZ and came across your stand " lets do it we said " very different .. Denise the person selling tickets held our spot while we rushed off to pay by credit card ..on...More

Thank gjycabarita
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Absolutely agree with all the great reviews of Thunder Trike Tours. We had such an insanely wild adrenalin pumping tour on the back of Mike’s Thunder Trike. Full accolades to Mike for creating a great experience, fabulous personalised service and providing an informative and interesting...More

1  Thank Wendy M
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Hi Wendy, Thanks for your great review! So glad you had such a great time. All the best Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We dropped in at Paihia while on a cruise on Ovation of the seas. The ship pulls in a short 10 minute bus ride, (supplied by cruise line) or 25 minute walk from where the ride leaves from. We had the 30 minute ride to...More

1  Thank Julie M
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thanks Julie, Glad you got the chance for a ride especially when Ovation is in Paihia (very busy!) Really is great fun and you obviously enjoyed your ride! Many Thanks Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 23 July 2018

We cruised to NZ (waves) and used Thunder Trike Tours to visit different parts of the towns we stopped in. Easy to book online. Very friendly staff and skilled drivers.

Thank Tanya B
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thanks Tanya. Love the "Wheels & Waves" bit LOL Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 5 July 2018

Kept this Trike Tour a secret from hubby & he was over joyed what I organised. I would definitely encourage THE TRILLER TOUR. WAS ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC !! I cannot recommend it enough, the power of this Beast is amazing with a 350 Chevy motor turning...More

Thank _mandsb1
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Hi guys, Thanks for your great review! It really is an amazing machine & Im pleased you got to use the Jesus bar lol.😎 See you next time. All the best Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 4 June 2018

The wind in your hair, the need for speed. Hear the roar of that mighty 350 chev as it reverberates thru the mountains as you fly headlong into the valleys and up the other side, feel the power of the Trike as you are thrown...More

Thank Hevnkev K
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Ha ha - awesome review thanks! Sounds like you enjoyed the mighty beast. Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 28 May 2018

Wow, what an experience. This is a must do tour of the Paihia, Opua, Haruru Falls and Waitangi area. If you're going to do it make sure you take the full combo tour to see the whole area on the back seat of that chevvy-monster...More

1  Thank Pikorua
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks for your great review - so glad you enjoyed your tour and took away some awesome memories! Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 25 May 2018

The highlight of our trip, forget the rest of the Adrenalin Junkie Thrills, the need for speed, the wind in your face and the freedom of the road,. this was well worth the money, not only did we get an informative tour with breath taking...More

1  Thank Hevnkev K
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Gosh what an awesome review - thanks so much! Very pleased you enjoyed your ride. Regards Denise & Mark

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awesome ride. Would highly recommend the ride to anyone who visits Piahia and The Bay of Islands

Thank sinclairx4
Denkiwi, Owner at Thunder Trike Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hey guys, Many thanks for riding with us - good to hear you enjoyed your ride on our beast! Regards Denise & Mark

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cannytraveller2008
1 July 2018|
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Response from Denkiwi | Property representative |
Hi there, Usually not a problem (however we do charge a little extra) We are going away so just need your dates in Paihia. What tour were you thinking - Scenic, Thriller (30 min) or Combo (60 min) Check our website for... More
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cazza1301
20 April 2018|
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Response from Denkiwi | Property representative |
Hi Carole, Not usually - however we are located right beside where the shuttle bus drops you off in Paihia. We can however drop you off back to the tender wharf after your tour with us. Regards Denise
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