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Hinterland Tours

183 reviews
Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
About Hinterland Tours
Join us for both Rotorua Tours & New Zealand Tours - Hot Boiling Springs, Bubbling Mud Pools, and Geysers - Maori Cultural Performance Show - Manuka Honey & Kiwifruit Tasting - Native New Zealand bush, farms, lakes & beaches - Modern Spacious air-conditioned coach, with friendly and knowledgeable Kiwi Driver/Guide....
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Reviewed May 26, 2019

Great company and run by a very efficient tour director Brad Coleman and his staff member Geoff. This was a 10 day South Island tour called Autumn Colours. We were picked up at our door and back at the end of the tour. The bus...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank josh1711
Reviewed February 12, 2019

The tour bus met me at my door and with others we drove to morning tea at The Kaimai Cafe, then on to Matamata where we spent time at the information centre and finally through lovely countryside to the scene of the filming of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Philippa L
Reviewed August 16, 2018

We chose Hinterland tours to arrange our Tauranga port excursion for our New Zealand/ Australia cruise. We were picked up at the port and embarked on a full day tour. The memorable day started with a visit to a kiwi fruit orchard. Since this vitamin...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank GreenThumb331
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Tauranga is the biggest and most important port in New Zealand; it is also beautiful as you sail into the harbor. We had previously arranged a tour with Hinterland Tours for a small group and Andy, our driver/guide, was waiting for us. Andy took us...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank NewJerseyNomad
Reviewed May 5, 2018

I led a group of cruisers from Holland America's Far East and Pacific 80 day Grand Cruise as we toured several New Zealand ports.. I worked with Kae and Brad before the tour using their very efficient and simple computer reservation and payment system (wish...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank John H
Reviewed January 28, 2018

The tour guide (Julie) arrived on time to take us on tour and returned us on time to board our cruise ship in Tauranga. We enjoyed the FULL day tour...Kiwi fruit Country, Maori Village, Lake Rotorua, Hot springs and a stop for ice cream at...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank JAVick63
Reviewed November 23, 2017

We were a group of 7 couples travelling around New Zealand on Emerald Princess. At our destination of Tauranga we organised a small bus to take 14 of us on a combined trip to Rotorua and Hobbiton. We were lucky enough to have Andy Ralph...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank himandhermilperra
Reviewed November 12, 2017

We located our tour just outside the terminal. Our tour guide Richard greeted us, He was very knowledgeable. He took us to Kiwi farm, Hot spa and Maori. He showed us the Mudpools. He also brought us to a beautiful lake. Would recommend to friends..Thank...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank aengmax
Reviewed September 20, 2017

All these great reviews tell you this is a great company to book with. What I can offer that's different is that they allowed me to customize our day. We booked sometime in advance for our cruise ship excursion by email. I explained before booking...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank travelmakesUrich
Brad C, Manager at Hinterland Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2017

Hi Donna, thank you for your Excellent Review. Yes the New Zealand farm show is part of the Rotorua Ultimate Tour, and everyone who does this, loves it. We did help you out on this day, as I had to run a vehicle back to...More

Reviewed May 27, 2017

Wow ! What a fantastic tour and well worth the money and far cheaper than what the cruise ships would charge. Richard was our driver and he was fabulous, he was extremely informative with every aspect of New Zealand and it's people's history. I can't...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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December 5, 2015|
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Response from Jo T | Reviewed this property |
It was a full day trip and we got back to the ship with plenty of time to spare...approx an hour. We saw lots of things so no time for anything else after the tour and you really wouldn't need to.
September 29, 2015|
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Response from Brad C | Property representative |
Hi John, Thank you for your email, and it is nice to hear from you. Yes we can meet your wife's needs and requirements for wheelchair access. So I confirm we can take yourself and your wife to Rotorua as requested. Can... More