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A marvelous and unforgettable day

The day with Ross was one of my favorite experiences during my trip to New Zealand. The coast of... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
zumir
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Lucerne, Switzerland
Great kayak trip

My girlfriend and I visited Waiheke in March and decided to hire a double kayak to explore round... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
Gene W
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Vernon, Canada
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

The day with Ross was one of my favorite experiences during my trip to New Zealand. The coast of Waiheke Island is really as beautiful as the coast of Abel Tasman National Park, I‘ve seen them both. Actually, I booked a full day kayak tour....More

Thank zumir
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited Waiheke in March and decided to hire a double kayak to explore round the bay, Ross was very easy going and helpful, he gave us a good route to follow and also offered advice on where to eat and how...More

Thank Gene W
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We had a two hour sea kayak tour. Our guide was very chilled, filled with stories, and showed us things and places we never would have had known and seen if we had simply hired kayaks. Felt like much less than 2 hours! Was only...More

Thank Ewan H
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Ross Adventures took us on a amazing sea kayak tour at sunset. Our guide (John) was great - personable, full of fun stories and information about the island. The sunset was beautiful, followed by a full moon to cap a perfect evening.

Thank ohCda99
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We stopped by on short notice to go kayaking around the harbor. We were greeted by Ross and another friendly young man. They mentioned they were busy with a large tour group but happily accommodated us. Ross explained the route and reviewed a few kayaking...More

Thank nytraveler215
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We booked a half day kayak and joined a small group with Jono as our guide. Really enjoyable few hours and even with limited kayaking experience (and never on the sea) we managed to keep up. Jono was a great guide, very informative about the...More

Thank Freedom218282
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Ross took us on a personal tour of the north shore line and hung out with us after the cruise to talk about everything under the Waiheke sun! Ross makes you feel like family from the moment you meet him. Good guy; great experience!

Thank Chris BD I l
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We weren't sure if the kids (10 and 12) would enjoy this but they had a great time. Including Ross their were 8 of us so we went out on four twin sea kayaks and it was awesome. It took a bit longer than I...More

Thank Hundyboy
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We had a fantastic morning with Ross and Jonathan in a fleet of 4 two-man kayaks. Spotted Tuis, Cormorants and Shags (no dolphins today :( )and learnt a great deal about the marine life and surrounding area's flora and fauna. We even had a spooky...More

Thank 183,749
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Did a 2 hour guided tour with a really good guide. It felt that we were friends after 15 minutes. First time I was kayaking, we went in a double kayak. It was easy to paddle, the views were really nice. We went through some...More

Thank Tobias E
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