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Providing friendly, informative fully guided Day Tours and Shore Excursions from Tauranga and Auckland .Travel to Rotorua, New Zealand’s thermal wonderland! Experience Maori culture, geothermal forces, beautiful scenery and adventure. We also offer...more
Tauranga 3149, New Zealand
+64 7-572 4118
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I reached out to Zealandier Tours to help create a 5 day itinerary during our visit to the north end of the island. Thy went above and beyond! I don't believe we missed a thing! We were so fortunate in having the pleasure of Jan...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Hi Lisa Thank-you for taking time to post a review about your experiences here in New Zealand with me. People love to read others experiences which gives them confidence to book their tours with complete strangers. I loved hosting your beautiful family and we were...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018

I've availed of the services of Zealandier Tours twice, 1st one was for our honeymoon last Dec 2015 and because we liked their service a lot, got them again for my short family reunion in Auckland last May 2018. We are very thankful for Jan...More

1  Thank armia99
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Very belated review, but had to be done. We cruised NZ over Christmas/NY (2018/2019) and decided to chance it, and book a tour direct with a supplier rather than through the cruise ship. Two Adults plus a 16 and 14 yo. Hesitant to do so,...More

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Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thankyou for taking the time to post a review for others to read - it is very much appreciated. . Yes we did have a fun day out and our little hedgehog visitor was a highlight for many to see. Hobbiton definitely offers a fantastic...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

If your a fan of the hobbit or not, you will be amazed at this tour. Walking around the village, seeing all the hobbit houses is great. The attention to detail is incredible, and make sure you keep up with the tour rep, as they...More

2  Thank Matt B
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We came to New Zealand on a Sun Princess Cruise ship and wanted local tour guides in several locations. the best price for multiple tours , with the best mix of places to visit during the few hours we were in port, was unreservedly Zealandier!...More

1  Thank AnnandSteve_11
Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thankyou for taking the time to post a review about your experience with us for others to read, this is very much appreciated.I personally enjoyed hosting you from the port of Tauranga and I too had a great day out with you both - you...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018

Wonderful day trip for my kids and I to Waitomo and Hobbiton. We were the only ones on the tour with our superb guide, Jan - couldn't have asked for better. Even tho' we dawdled too long, Jan managed to get us to our English...More

1  Thank Linda H
Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Hi Linda Thankyou for taking time to place a post for others to read , this is much appreciated. You all did very well to keep on track with the day - I hope all went well for you in Auckland and that your planes...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018

Jan was so lovely. I was the only person on the tour. She migh cancel it but she allow me to take it, because it was my last day at New Zeland. That was a really really good gesture. During the tour, Shona was my...More

2  Thank martinr5886
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Discovered Zealandier on TripAdvisor in the lead up to a cruising holiday to new Zealand in January. Booking tours on the boat rediculously expensive and poor value we decided to book some shore excursions ourselves. Bit nervous as this was our first time but they...More

2  Thank Jason A
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The directions to find our tour were excellent. The private vehicle turned out to be a 44 passenger (comfortable) bus. The Kiwi farm was interesting. The Maori village was very nice Got to see a functioning village. The performance was nice although we had seen...More

3  Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We recently did a cruise around New Zealand and had lots of problems with weather, missed ports, etc. although we still thoroughly enjoyed it. We were often unsure whether we would make it into ports to do booked tours and had not arranged anything for...More

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Jan D, Owner at Zealandier Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

It was my pleasure to host you all for the day and your positive attitude was amazing. I thoroughly enjoyed the day and your company, and very pleased for the opportunity to show a little of what New Zealand has to offer and the weather...More

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1 August 2018|
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Response from Jan D | Property representative |
Hi Newhall California - in regards to your question - you are much closer to Hobbiton Movie set from port of Tauranga. It is only just over 1 hours travel from port of Tauranga.
Lee L
11 July 2017|
Response from Jan D | Property representative |
Hi Lee I am not sure which of our excursions you are specifically asking about as we have several on offer. Most of our tours have some walking throughout the day which are very short and definately not arduos and most of... More