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Pampered by Ian

Glad we booked Ian for the last 3 days of our 18 day Australia/New Zealand vacation. It was a... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
AnaMC7117
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Greenfield, Indiana
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A wonderful day of sights in Auckland

We loved this excursion. Ian and his daughter were a delight and they knew a lot of history and... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Patricia R
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Converse, Texas, United States
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Let these passionate kiwis take you on a boutique family-run tour of fantastic Auckland and the region, showing you our favourite spots and incorporating your interests. There's nothing like exploring a fabulous new location with locals. Our passion...more
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Glad we booked Ian for the last 3 days of our 18 day Australia/New Zealand vacation. It was a fantastic way to finish. Toured the Matakana area on Thursday....great views, pottery, winery and lunch. Friday was a long day but worth every minute. Glow worms...kiwi...More

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ian b, Owner at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank Ana for this very kind review! It was such a pleasure meeting you and showing you a small part of our hometown. Hope all is going well at your end, Ian and Fleur

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We loved this excursion. Ian and his daughter were a delight and they knew a lot of history and information along the tour. We saw the best of Auckland without all the crowds. The black sand beaches was one of my favorite stops. We walked...More

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ian b, General Manager at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you Patricia for taking the time to write a review! It was such a pleasure to spend the day with you, and I hope the rest of your tour went well, Kind regards, Fleur and Ian

Reviewed 21 April 2017

My buddy and I traveled to NZ on a hunting trip in April. We had a few days in Auckland both prior to and after hunting the South Island. We arranged for Ian and Fleur to handle our multiple transfers to/from the airport to Auckland...More

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ian b, Owner at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

John, that's such a kind review, thank you so much! It was a pleasure hosting you both and we look forward to seeing you again, Ian and Fleur

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time with Ian and Fleur. They were so friendly, it was like we had known them for a long time. Our friend Barbara had recommended Twin Harbours, so we were with them on our first 2 days in Auckland. Fleur was...More

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ian b, Owner at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Thank you MaryLou! It was only a pleasure to spend time with you, I hope we get to meet again. All the best, Ian, Fleur and Heather

Reviewed 22 October 2016

Husband and I took the 5 hour tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. We saw beaches, small towns, and all the sights you could want to see. The price was very reasonably priced. We would definitely recommend this tour.

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ian b, Manager at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Hello and thanks very much for taking time to come here and write a review. I (Fleur) really enjoyed meeting you and showing you around our beautiful city. I hope the rest of your trip went really well. Fleur

Reviewed 24 March 2016

I arranged for a three-hour layover tour on my way back home from Australia to the U.S. Fleur met me at the airport and managed to tell and show me a lot about New Zealand's natural beauty and history despite wet, dark and rainy conditions....More

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ian b, Manager at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Hi - it was such a delightful evening with you, Sarah! It was so unfortunate that it was a black rainy night but I am glad you found some enjoyable elements to your tour. It was a pleasure to meet you and we wish you...More

Reviewed 20 March 2016

Ian was a wealth of information while providing a private group tour of Auckland and environs; he was flexible to accommodate the needs of the group while offering recommendations based on his knowledge and experience. The long day trip to Rotorua was outstanding, affording both...More

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ian b, Owner at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Hi, thanks so much for this review; we are so glad you enjoyed your tour. There is such diversity over short distances in this part of the North Island, it's lovely that you had the time to spend a whole day with us and see...More

Reviewed 27 February 2016

Fleur picked us up near airport and gave us a great tour of Auckland and surrounding area. We saw some scenic beaches and country that our packaged tour didn't include. We discovered a great restaurant out in wine country, good food and view. Can't remember...More

1  Thank Patricia B
ian b, Manager at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Hi, I am so late to reply to this - it was such a lovely day with your lovely party! I am glad you enjoyed the day. We ate at a place called Provenance Eatery, and it is now closed, unfortunately. Thanks for the great...More

Reviewed 25 February 2016

We traveled from the US and arrived very early in the morning, Fleur was there to meet us and take us our hotel and returned the next morning for our Auckland tour. I was traveling with my 82 year old mother and Fleur was excellent...More

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ian b, Manager at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Hi again, I thoroughly enjoyed meeting you both, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review here.. I hope the rest of your journey was enjoyable. Kind regards, fleur

Reviewed 25 February 2016

Ian picked us up at the Auckland airport from our very early morning flight. From the very beginning he was welcoming and willing to do the little extras to make us feel comfortable after the long flight. We wanted to see the Auckland area but...More

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ian b, Owner at Twin Harbours Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Hello again and thank you so much for taking the time to write. I enjoyed the day with you and hope the rest of your time traveling was smooth. Regards Ian

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