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Harrisons Cape Runner

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123 North Road, Kaitaia 0482, New Zealand
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Absolutely brilliant day.

$50 for an 7 hour trip to Cape Rianga, lunch included and a fantastic host/driver. We had a great... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cosmic2015
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Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
Day tour

Went on the Harrison’s cape runner picked up from your accomadations and dropped back to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
stanley031
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent82%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“ice cream” (52 reviews)
“value for money” (52 reviews)
“day trip” (41 reviews)
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123 North Road, Kaitaia 0482, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

$50 for an 7 hour trip to Cape Rianga, lunch included and a fantastic host/driver. We had a great day, Selwyn our driver was knowledgeable and passionate about the area and its history. We had many stops each one unique and to top the day...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went on the Harrison’s cape runner picked up from your accomadations and dropped back to accomadations - about a 7 hour tour

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A coach tour is the best way to see the Cape Peninsular and Harrisons do this superbly in their converted 4x4 trucks.Stops at points of interest on the way including Rawara and Tapotupotu Bay where there was time to take a dip in the sea...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Harrisons trip was great value and the commentary by our driver Selwyn was both educational and very entertaining. The Cape Reinga views are incredible and the sand dune surfing was a blast. The jacked up 4*4 bus made for a fast entry to 90...More

Thank PaulKCanada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The driver was informative and helpful and his jokes were funny. The truck vehicle was comfortable. The stops were worth it - white sand beach at Rawara, lunch stop at Taputaputa Bay with time for a swim if you wanted, time at Cape Reinga for...More

Thank bjm286
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic day. These people have trucks converted into buses that are specially made for travelling on the sand-Unlike the competitors that offer a similar trip in a coach. We went sand surfing down giant sand dunes, visited beautiful beaches, walked to the lighthouse and drove...More

Thank nzandreanz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of four enjoyed our tour of NZ's far north. The scenery was incredible and we learned so much about the area from our tour guide who actually grew up in the area and still lives there today. My favorite stop was sand boarding...More

Thank doughebb
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the way to see NZ's far north! Spectacular scenery, coupled with Selwyn's in depth local knowledge, made this a very special experience. The dune sand boarding, huge ice creams and a trip down 90 mile beach just added to this alreadtvery memorable day....More

Thank SharonandRon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time and day. The driver Simon was a good host and entertainer. We absolutely got more than value for money and there was even a free lunch. Don't hesitate and book!!!. Stay a night at the Norfolk Motel and Campervan Park...More

Thank Ad v
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Cant fault the actual bus trip, driver or information, that was great. However what stops me from recommending this tour is the "picnic lunch". A lovely soft bun, butter was provided , but 2" by 3" hard unspreadable butter not enough for a packed bus...More

Thank Kaylene M
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barbaraabbott11
14 March 2018|
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Response from Jean P | Reviewed this property |
They pick up from Kaitaia and north of there. There are other companies that do from Paihia.
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barbaraabbott11
14 March 2018|
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Response from Christine T | Reviewed this property |
Email them,they answered our questions promptly.
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zakiahabas69
1 July 2017|
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Response from rustyheap | Property representative |
Our tour is $50.00 per person
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