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A Must Do tour!

We absolutely loved this little tour! There were only 4 of us in the taxi and the driver was so... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
sunking2
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Florida
Worthwhile short tour.

We just had a short time off our cruise, and thought the $20.00 well worth the tour which included... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
CesHart
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Melbourne, Australia
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May 7, 2018
“A Must Do tour!”
Apr 14, 2018
“Worthwhile short tour.”
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Local family owned business providing tours around the beautiful Bay of Islands in New Zealand's Winterless North. We offer 1 hour tours around Paihia which include the unique horse shoe shaped Haruru Falls, a 5 minute stroll up Mount Bledisloe...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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12 Wilson Road | Haruru, Kerikeri 0204, New Zealand
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+64 9-402 7506
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We absolutely loved this little tour! There were only 4 of us in the taxi and the driver was so informative about the entire area! This is a great tour if you do not have a lot of time. Definitely worth the money!

Thank sunking2
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We just had a short time off our cruise, and thought the $20.00 well worth the tour which included a waterfall and a breathtaking view from a little known lookout, according to Geoff. I found his commentary droll and informative. No problems with the van...More

Thank CesHart
Geoff W, General Factotum at Paihia Taxis & Tours Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you very much for those few kind words, they are greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The tour provided by Geoff and Naomi was wonderful for the money spent, went to 5 wonderful spots for photography and Geoff had some fantastic commentary throughout, as well as easily accessible for all ages, since they have a step on board. Air conditioning on...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Sorry to say that I couldn’t disagree more with the other reviews here and I was completely surprised by them. Geoff and his wife sold us $20 tickets for the 1 hour tour when we were there as part of our cruise. Some things to...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

We were on the last day of our 2 weeks cruise & Geoff was very accommodating to take us around his very scenic "village" to give us the "lay of the land". We found the trip to be interesting & economic for the time we...More

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Geoff W, Owner at Paihia Taxis & Tours Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for those few kind words,they are greatly appreciated. Geoff

Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

We used Geoff and Paihia Taxi for several short trips and one long, tourist tour. He always showed up a few minutes in advance, and went very far in arranging his life so he could come to us when we wished. He and his wife...More

Thank Linda L
Geoff W, Owner at Paihia Taxis & Tours Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Dear Linda, Thank you very much for your comments, and the speed at which they were submitted. They are greatly appreciated. Kind regards and happy sailing Geoff. and Naomi

Reviewed 30 May 2017

We did a 2 week cruise of New Zealand, with the Bay of Islands as our last stop, and I hadn't lined up what we were going to do that day, not knowing what we'd have done earlier in the trip. From where the ship...More

Thank travelmakesUrich
Geoff W, Owner at Paihia Taxis & Tours Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank y'all for commenting on your tour. We don't get a "kickback" from the car rental chap, we just try to help out our visitors even if there might be nothing in it for us directly. I believe the expression is "cast your bread upon...More

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misfortune2014
15 November 2017|
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Response from Geoff W | Property representative |
No we do not service Kerikeri as asked. I suggest they contact Kerikeri Taxis. Kind regards Geoff. Waterhouse
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