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About Total Tours
TOTAL TOURS, Paihia, Bay of Islands, Northland, NZ : Wine Tasting, Food, Tasting, Craft & Scenic Tours, Glow Worm Caves. New Zealand is a land like no other. We bring together unique soil, climate, water, pioneering spirit and offer exciting adventures. TOTAL TOURS visits local family run businesses including, wineries, craft studios, confection outlets - chocolate & fudge, cheesery, honey shop, historic & scenic sights, waterfalls, forests, Glow Worm Caves and much more. Enjoy a personalised guided tour with commentary and local stories, on our fun, relaxed adventure. We have 2 vans with seats for 5 & 11. We welcome visitors holidaying in the Bay of Islands or visiting via a cruise ship please contact us. Annette & Allan look forward to meeting you.
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Humming Along wrote a review May 2020
california245 contributions60 helpful votes
As soon as covid restrictions allowed we arranged a tour with Annette around the Paihia area. She did an excellent job of prearranging stops given that all destinations were not quit ready to operate. We really appreciated her organization and planning. We appreciated her local
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Response from TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours
Responded May 30, 2020
Thanks so much I enjoyed your company and hearing about your exciting new adventures. Take Care Hope to see you again sometime. Cheers Annette
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alan h wrote a review Feb 2020
Aberdeen, United Kingdom4 contributions3 helpful votes
Excellent tour of the Island from Allan our tour guide. Allan was very knowledgable and very friendly and helpful. Differently worth doing if you get the chance to visit New Zealand
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours
Responded Feb 23, 2020
Thanks so much Wonderful to have you join us. Cheers
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clivebarb wrote a review Feb 2020
St. Albans, United Kingdom46 contributions42 helpful votes
We booked a sightseeing tour with this company before leaving the UK on a cruise. We'll these guys Annette and Allan gave us the highlight of our Holiday. We arrived in Paihai and met Annette at her stand and told us our guide for the sightseeing tour would be Allen (not knowing
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours
Responded Feb 23, 2020
Wonderful that we could show you a great time. We enjoyed your company and Allan certainly likes to share stories to visitors Hope to see you again another time. Cheers
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Ke Wagstaff wrote a review Jan 2020
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Annette was amazing. Not only did she accommodate our local kiwi presence, she was amazing at including our 12 year old and international visitors into the conversation. Well worth the price, and full of kiwi hospitality. 10/10 would so again.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours
Responded Feb 23, 2020
It was a fun tour and I enjoyed everyones company Thanks so much It's always interesting to hear the view of the younger generation. Look forward to seeing you another time. Cheers
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Liveforetravel wrote a review Jan 2020
West Palm Beach, Florida190 contributions60 helpful votes
Ray was our guide and did a great job. showing us around the Bay of Islands. We made several interesting stops including 2 falls, a Chocolate shop, Honey farm, woodworking shop. (We bought something at all 3 spots). We had lunch at a winery and I do not remember ever loving
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours
Responded Feb 23, 2020
Thanks so much for joining us and it is wonderful to hear you loved the wines & all we showed you. Allan (Ray) enjoyed your company & wonderful to hear friendships have formed while touring with us Cheers
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