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3hr Tauranga Sun-downer History Tour COMPLIMENTARY Wine or Beer provided by Wicked Wanders

3hr Tauranga Sun-downer History Tour COMPLIMENTARY Wine or Beer

3hr Tauranga Sun-downer History Tour COMPLIMENTARY Wine or Beer
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from $41.20 per adult
Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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What you can expect during your visit
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What you can expect during your visit
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
About
Departs 2:00pm Winter 3:00pm Summer. A tour of Tauranga city taking in the sights of early european settlements, the battle of Gate Pa, views of the harbour, local history and how Tauranga grew to be the city it is today. Finishes with a complimentary glass of wine or beer at The Clarence boutique hotel.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 18570P3
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
11 seater modern, clean air conditioned minivan for your comfort and safety • Live commentary on board • Local driver/guide • Tauranga CBD accomodation pickup and drop-off • Bottled water
Exclusions
Food and drinks, unless specified • Gratuities
Duration
3h
Departure details
Traveler pickup is offered.
Pickup from any accomodation in the Tauranga CBD.
Ports:
Tauranga
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
11 seater modern, clean air conditioned minivan for your comfort and safety • Live commentary on board • Local driver/guide • Tauranga CBD accomodation pickup and drop-off • Bottled water
Exclusions
Food and drinks, unless specified • Gratuities
Departure details
Traveler pickup is offered.
Pickup from any accomodation in the Tauranga CBD.
Ports:
Tauranga
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
3h
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Infant seats available
Service animals allowed
Not wheelchair accessible
Limited Mobility aid accessibility - please discuss with tour operator at time of booking.
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Passengers must be able to embark/disembark with minimal assistance.
Infant seats available on request. Please discuss with tour operator at time of booking. (booster is on board at all times)
Most travelers can participate
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
Itinerary
  • Start
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Tauranga
    Stop: 3 hours
    This tour will take you through some of the local history of Tauranga. Starting off at Mount Maunganui you will hear about how the area existed before human arrival. Then to The Elms mission station you will see some of the oldest settlement buildings in New Zealand and get an understanding of how Europeans became established in the area. At Monmouth Redoubt you will see evidence of the British occupation of the area and learn about the New Zealand Wars and the significance of the battle of Gate Pa. Moving on to the battle sight you learn about how the battle unfolded. We then go to the reminants of Otumoetai Pa where there are beautiful views across the harbour from what was once considered to be the capital of Tauranga learning more about the Musket Wars and how peace was brought to the area. Lastly we head back to The Clarence Hotel and learn how the site was used by the local mission, the british army and the local government and enjoy a glass of wine or tap beer.
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By: Wicked Wanders
NZcitz
NZcitz
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We had beautiful weather. This is a must to be able to experience the best views. Our guide was good and informativ
446jennifer
446jennifer
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Enjoyable day out
Mum and I thoroughly enjoyed our day out. The tour guide picked us up from our accommodation and took us back the
MargotK621
MargotK621
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Wonderful experience in Tauranga region
We were on a cruise that unexpectedly visited Tauranga for 2 days. The fist day we did a hop on & hop off bus tour
ggaiau
ggaiau
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Very interesting
We were very lucky to be the only ones on this trip that day, our guide was excellent new what he was talking about
943nevilleh
943nevilleh
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Great informative tour
Russell responded quickly after purchasing our tickets. Meeting off wharf was easy. Vehicle is well suited to the t
Viv451
Viv451
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Tour of Tauranga
Russell was our knowledgable guide who took us in our mini van round all the points in the tour. He was informative
Dolly502014
Dolly502014
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Great 4 hours
Russell Picks you up from where the cruise ship docks. He is very knowledgeable and makes the whole experience very
barbarasimon1
barbarasimon1
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We recommend this tour
We really enjoyed our 4-hour tour. Interesting and fun. The town is very near the port so you can walk in or take t
Olive R
Olive R
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Varied & Informative
This small group tour was very informative and we had the opportunity to see a selection of locations that had impo
alexis s
alexis s
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A ride through Tauranga
Russell has a van that holds 6 people. It is a perfect size for a four hour tour. The atmosphere was relaxed, Russe
Gail52018
Gail52018
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Tour of Mount Monganui and Tauranga, NZ
Our guide Russell was a local man who was at the pier to greet us. The tour showed us around the town of the "Moun
emB5262RV
emB5262RV
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Kiwi ice cream Taurange
This was a terrific way to see Tauranga and the surrounding area. Russell was extremely knowledgeable and lots of f
Mgoodhead
Mgoodhead
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Taraunga tour
Did this tour yesterday with Russell who is informative and friendly, a great guy, who had a comfortable coach with
ToursILike
ToursILike
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Excellent overview of Tauranga
Russell ran an excellent well paced tour. He is friendly and helpful and very knowledgeable about Tauranga, its his
Travelling_2live
Travelling_2live
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A great tour of Tauranga with a top guide Russell
Russell was an excellent guide for this 4 hr tour of Tauranga. His knowledge and passion for the area was obvious a
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