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Ananda Tours is a specialist Waiheke Island Tour Company with over 15 years experience in customised, unique tour experiences. We offer personalised, flexible itineraries designed to showcase the best of the Island’s natural beauty, vineyards and...more
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Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 7530
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had read the reviews here which were all glowing, so I booked it too. I can see now why everyone loves this tour like I did. Simon greeted us at the ferry and gave us all the most wonderful day. Incredibly friendly and smiling...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the afternoon tour with Amanda and it was excellent. The wineries they chose were fantastic and the company was great. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an absolute gem of a tour. I have never personally been a drinker of wine, but have to say that the wineries we were taken to served the nicest tasting wines I've ever tried, with some amazing customer service and delicious meals. Lance...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Niki! I had a fabulous day on your tour cruising around Waiheke! Between amazing wines, beautiful cheese, delightful oysters and of course scrumptious olive oil, it was the most perfect day! I fell in love with Waiheke as you proudly showed me its’...More

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a solo traveler I was looking for a way to get an overview of the island's wineries, and this tour delivered. We visited two boutique vineyards with excellent wines and small bites, including amazing raw oysters just collected that morning, an olive oil mill,...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

What an awesome tour! We were met at the Waiheke ferry dock by our lovely tour guide Niki. Hopped in the tour bus and headed to our first winery. Along the way Niki provided great commentary about the island and the locations we were going...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Steve picked us up from the ferry terminal and gave us a map of the island and explained our plan for the day. He was extremely knowledgable and took us to 2 vineyards and an olive tasting. All were superb especially the lunch I have...More

Thank Natalie R
anandajenny, Owner at Ananda Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks, Natalie for sharing this lovely review with us and for choosing Ananda Tours for your tour of Waiheke Island! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with Steve and we will be sure to let him know. Thank you again, Jenny and...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Brilliant guide Simon Beautiful views Spectacular venues visited, delicious lunch and wine tastings Must do for any gourmand

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anandajenny, Owner at Ananda Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thank you for joining us and sharing your review with us! We will share this with Simon too. All the best, Jenny and the Ananda Team

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Catching the ferry from Pier 2 in Auckland was easy enough. The pier was short walk from our Airbnb in the Britomart area. Unless you are staying on Waiheke Island, I would recommend you purchase round trip tickets for the ferry from here, that way...More

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anandajenny, Owner at Ananda Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Wow, thank you for this informative and comprehensive review. It's wonderful to hear such lovely feedback and it will help others with deciding whether or not to book Ananda Tours. Thank you for choosing us for your tour of Waiheke Island, we're so pleased it...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Small group tour which was an enjoyable and informative visit to Waiheke Island. We made our own way to Waiheke where we were met by our guide who drove us round the island taking in vineyards for delicious tastings. Lunch was provided...yummy! Really lovely day,...More

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anandajenny, Owner at Ananda Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thanks for sharing your review with us and choosing Ananda Tours for your Waiheke Island experience! We're so pleased you enjoyed your day with us and hope you get to return to Waiheke again sometime. Many thanks, Jenny and the Ananda Team

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Response from 826gordong | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer to that question unless the tours are similar in name but different.
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Response from MTAnderson | Reviewed this property |
There were approx 10 Or so people in our group and it was about $150 each