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Just Supurb

We are not the typical "tour" people. We prefer to discover by ourselves. However I can't... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
nzmon2015
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
Amazing tour

This tour was so awesome. Trekking through terrain that i had never seen before. It was... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2016
Margot F
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Take a 4WD to a Niuean plantation where your friendly guide Tony will explain traditional farming methods, old and new. Then explore Niue's ancient rainforest, you'll be dodging butterflies as you marvel at the coral rock formations and unique vegetation. You'll also get the opportunity to hold an Uga and learn about it's life cycle, as well as methods for trapping them. Tour last for 2 hours
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Mutalau, Niue
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We are not the typical "tour" people. We prefer to discover by ourselves. However I can't recommend Tony and his A5 tour enough. Tony himself is just one of those people you can't help but instantly take a liking to. The tour itself was very...More

Thank nzmon2015
Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely comments and recommendation for our tour. We are very glad that you enjoyed yourself.

Reviewed 21 July 2016

This tour was so awesome. Trekking through terrain that i had never seen before. It was beautiful! Tony is so knowledgeable about the land and all the animals. It was so interesting to learn what could be used as food and even medicine! Seeing the...More

Thank Margot F
Tony A, Manager at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thank you so much for your comments. It was a pleasure to meet you and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our tour.

Reviewed 3 October 2015

This was an amazing experience for me and my 20 year old son. We started with Tony and his dog through the bush.Tony teaching us about the flora and fauna. Uga habitat, and life cycle and then to see them!!! We tasted many plants from...More

1  Thank btippet
Tony A, Front Office Manager at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

Thank you for excellent feedback. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we are so glad you enjoyed the tour and the island.

Reviewed 13 September 2015

My wife and I booked one of the A5 Tours, run by local Niuean Tony Aholima. Tony, his really neat young son and faithful dog took us on a neat walk through the forrest, showing us the Uga habitat, and plants of use for traditional...More

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1  Thank Vachel
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Tony's A5 Tours once again hits the mark. This time the whole family (incl 3 children) were welcomed and included throughout Tony's tour of the real Niue. Interesting and informative explanations throughout the tour of the varied trees, plants and animals, as well as getting...More

2  Thank IakopoFu
Tony A, Front Office Manager at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

It was fantastic to see you back in Niue and we are so happy that you bought your family and were all able to experience our tour together. Looking forward to seeing you on your next trip.

Reviewed 24 July 2015

Tony's tour covered the home garden/plantation. How many different bananas and coconut varieties are there? We got to check out the various edible plants. Some greens at last! As if that wasn't enough we headed (by vehicle) to the taro plantation to watch Tony do...More

2  Thank SGT51
Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

It is always a pleasure to offer our fresh fruits and seasonal vegetables for tasting as part of our tour. Thank you for your excellent feedback.

Reviewed 26 June 2015

Tony was an excellent, informative and inspirational guide. Really can't recommend this trip highly enough, it was a real privilege, and fantastic fun, we smiled for days. Thanks Tony and good luck with getting your boys to weed the taro patch!

4  Thank ChrisJed2015
Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

Thank you for your excellent feedback. It was a pleasure to meet you and take you on our tour. We aim to provide an interesting insight into subsistance farming, wildlife and the abundance of vegetation and its cultural uses.

Reviewed 7 June 2015

This tour was awesome - Tony went out of his way to look after us and offered an informative, interesting experience. The highlight was seeing uga but everything else was great too. Thank you Tony....we had a great time and I'd happily recommend your tour...More

4  Thank ruth062
Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2016

Thank you for your feedback. It was a pleasure to meet you and take you on our tour. Our intention is to show an insight into some of the flora and fauna that Niue has to offer. Glad to hear you enjoyed yourselves.

Reviewed 2 May 2015

One of the reasons I visited to Niue was to go on a Uga (Coconut Crab) hunt but with this tour got more than I bargained for. Trekking through the rainforest we saw a number of these strange beasts and Tony explained how he baits...More

5  Thank Dswiftnz
Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016

Thank for your comments. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the tour and experience. Our tour is aimed at providing you an inside to Niuean living and culture.

Reviewed 18 August 2014

Tony looked after us in Niue, a great tour guide and amazing local knowledge. Highly recommended to anyone wanting to see the local culture of Niue. Great uga's, plenty of coconuts to drink, and and all round great host from the Mutalau village. Thanks again...More

5  Thank IakopoFu
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