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Tauranga Scenic Tours

Closes in 13 min: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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"Tauranga Scenic Tours" is a boutique tour operator, specializing in highly rated small group cruise ship day tours (1 - 8 People) and excursions from the Port of Tauranga to Hobbiton Movie Set and Rotorua, the heartland of New Zealand's active...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Tauranga 3112, New Zealand
+64 7-543 5435
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Tauranga port in a Cruise so we had a short time but definetly worth it! We had a great time!!! Pat was super kind and excellent tour guide! We really enjoy our day at Rotura and Tauranga!More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank mariajose c
patrick l, Owner at Tauranga Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Mariajose, thanks for your review, it was a rainy day but your family group braved the weather and got to see our wonderful Tauranga, Rotorua region. I have a photo of your family group taken under the arch at Rotorua's Te Whakarewarewa Living Maori...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When disembarking from the cruise ship, we had no specific set up plans. We wanted to get out into the countryside and enjoy the area.Fortunately, we met Patrick who had a very nice, clean van and had it available to take us on a most...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gail r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh my goodness, Pat was the best! We hopped off the cruise ship and were fortunate to speak with Patrick! Couldn't have asked for a better day, thank you Pat! Being a local he was informative about the cultures and paces of interest. We thought...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank invuemerchandise
patrick l, Owner at Tauranga Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, Susan & Adam, for taking the time to write a review. I am pleased you enjoyed the day tour to Rotorua Polynesian pools, it was a pleasure to show you the highlights of the region. I enjoyed the company of our small group,...More

Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about the day trip to Routura with Patrick. Very knowledgeable and personable made our trip well worth the decision. Beautiful drive through the countryside, visiting Kiwi fruit orchards, geothermal native village, and lunch. Really nice gentleman that takes pride in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tom S
patrick l, Owner at Tauranga Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Tom, my apologies, somehow I overlooked replying to your review. Thank you for your positive review. Cheers Patrick.

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Great day with Patrick. Picked up at the time he said and made it to Auckland in very good time. Even stopped on the way home and bought us all an ice cream.More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Patrick_Lally, Owner at Tauranga Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thanks for your review, great trip to Auckland 8 with lovely garden enthusiasts to see the NZ Flower & Garden show. One of our best trips to Auckland made in very good time. Nice morning tea break at the Wood turners Cafe at Mangatarata enjoyed...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Patrick Lally gave us such a wonderful tour. It was more personal than the cruise ship tours and he tailored it to suit our small group of six. The visit to the Kiwi fruit farm was great and the trip to Hamurans Springs was great....More

Date of experience: April 2017
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plallynz, Owner at Tauranga Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Hi, pleased to know you had a nice day and enjoyed our tour to Rotorua. Its a great region to see (Bay of Plenty) with a variety of attractions and we are proud to show you around. The kiwi fruit have now been picked and...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Patrick gave us such a wonderful tour. It was more personal than one of the bigger ones and he tailored it to suit our small group of six. It was the best tour of our cruise around New Zealand. We visited the Kiwi Fruit Farm...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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plallynz, Owner at Tauranga Scenic Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thanks Jeanette, pleased you and your group enjoyed the tour, we were lucky with the kiwi fruit orchard, the tour I did there 2 days later the crop had been picked so not quite as interesting. The weather was perfect, a lovely autumn day to...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Patrick is the owner/operator and is a very nice gentleman. He was kind enough to customize a trip for us to Hobbiton, Te Puia, Rotorua, and a kiwi farm. He was prompt in picking us up at our cruise ship at the Tauranga port. He...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank okiedent
Management response:Responded 30 March 2017

Hi Tim, thanks , I am delighted your family group enjoyed the tour, and I enjoyed showing you beautiful the Bay of Plenty region. Its a long day completing both attractions in 8 hours but well worth the effort. Kind regards,Patrick

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Our tour included driving around Mt.Maunganui with Silver Fern Scenic Tours. We stopped at surf beach and took a leisurely walk to Leisure Island to view the blowhole.(no cost)Then into the country and onto Okere Falls where we viewed the falls from two different platforms...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank grayz0ne
Management response:Responded 6 March 2017

Hi Trish, thanks, glad you enjoyed our half day trip, lots of things to see and do in our lovely region. Pat

Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Booked this trip on the TripAdvisor website as Silver Fern were available at the Port of Tauranga. Pat was the driver and was pleasant & enthusiastic the trip to Rotorua was really good and decent value for money. The geysers, sulphur pools and boiling mud...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank WilliamHorn
Management response:Responded 26 February 2017

Thanks William, Maoris have a great sense of humour and put on a very professional cultral show at Te Puia. We had a great bunch of people who all got on very well, a great day out at Rotorua. Cheers Pat . Silver Fern Scenic...More

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