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Headfirst Travel Rotorua offers several day tours out of Rotorua. - Geyser Link Shuttle - Explore Rotorua's thermal wonders. Start your day with a visit to Lady Knox Geyser and see the amazing eruption of a real geyser. Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland...more
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All reviews wai o tapu waimangu volcanic valley always on time day trip black water rafting shuttle tour stopped briefly these guys geothermal park great company the lady knox geyser awesome tour volcanic activity interesting facts thermal wonderland photo opportunities geyser erupt
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only had one day in Rotorua - most amazing/exciting/execptional tour with headfirst! Wendy the busdriver/tourguide was so lovely - she stopped at multiple places for me to look at and enjoy the scenery. Most friendly and hospitable! The tour of Wai-o-Tapu is astonishing - extremely...More

Thank Claartje B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked multiple tours through Headfirst travel and were happy with their level of customer service and the tour options they provided. We did plenty of research before booking anything in Rotorua and are so glad we settled on Headfirst as we couldn't fault themMore

Thank jamesdunn93
HeadfirstTravel, Reservations Consultant at Headfirst Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review and comments, we are pleased to read you have enjoyed your time with us. Our main goal is to Bring Alive Local Legends and provide a great travel experience that you'll never forget. We wish you well and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The team at Head First travel are fantastic and we had fantastic customer service on the multiple tours we booked with them. The tours allow the perfect amount of time to see all the activities before pick-up without feeling rushed or being out for longer...More

Thank jamesdunn93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great Trip I can only recommend. The combination of Waimangu and Wai O Tapu was perfect. Unbelievably beautiful landscape.

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I walked just a few minutes to the Rotorua i-Site Visitor Center. My tour guide Christine was on time and friendly. She is very knowledgable of the city. As she drove she shared wonderful stories of the city’s history and the Maori mythology. We stopped...More

Thank 888omayran
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Great trip out to see the geysers and Wendy was awesome. Would recommend to everyone visiting Rotorua.

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Did this tour (the one in the title) in light of a famil for Rocksolid Backpackers, and I enjoyed the whole thing. If I had to say one negative thing, it would be about the lady Knox gheyser being a bit underwhelming. Waiotapu and Waimangu...More

Thank Hidde M
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Headfirst is an awesome company!! They picked me up from hostel in Rotorua (very early in the morning) and drove the 1.5 hours to the Waitomo Caves. My bus driver was happy to answer any questions and informed me of some really cool NZ and...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Our experience with Head First Travel was amazing.We did the Waitomo Caves tour- It was an absolutely amazing activity. I don't normally review things but I have to say, this was so beyond amazing experience that I have to write a "HUGE THANK YOU" to...More

Thank vishal196
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my buddy we're picked up from the hostel at exactly the time they said they would be. That's already a good start to me. On the way down to the park Keith told us really great things about the surrounding areas wich was...More

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ThatLostCanuck
21 April 2018|
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Response from HeadfirstTravel | Property representative |
Hi there! Thank you for your enquiry. We do have a Hobbiton only option that currently departs Rotorua around 2.15pm and returns around 6.45pm. From 1st May this schedule will change to departing 1.15pm returning around... More
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Mango211
8 December 2017|
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Response from HeadfirstTravel | Property representative |
Hi there! The main difference is that tour #929 includes a Movie Set Tour at Hobbiton, which #918 does not. However, as both tours use the same bus, those passengers who choose not to do a Hobbiton Tour will have 2 hours to... More
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