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A fully escorted day tour from Akaroa Cruise Ships, featuring the best of the scenery, history & nature of Akaroa & Christchurch. We travel in luxury 11 passenger Mercedes Benz vehicles which are spacious & comfortable with elevated seating & large...more
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5b Hibiscus Place, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On November 13, we took a tour with TourSouth. The tour was very interesting and we saw beautiful and interesting places. The tour guy(sorry that I forgot his name) was extremely professional, helpful and he has a great knowledge of the places that we went...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Global45110523618
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were picked up in Akaroa after coming off the cruise ship. We had a very comfortable minivan and lovely small group of tourists. From the first time I contacted Back to Nature Tours to book this tour to the final goodbye with our Tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank whytefish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at Akaroa and met with our Tour South's guide, Berry Copper. He arrived early at the port. The weather was sunny and cool, clear view, Berry drove us to the top of the hill and we got a great view of the city....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed May 19, 2018

Lovely route with friendly driver made a perfect tour for us. Well chosen stops, lots of interesting facts only a local could give

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Anselman0815
EMDEEAR1, Owner at Tour South, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent tour with us. We welcome the valuable feedback provided by our guest reviews. Thank you. Doug BENNET - Tour South.

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Last December we took a Tour South three-hour "Quick Fire" tour from Akaroa through the surrounding countryside. We loved the scenery and the views, and our driver/guide, Kay Mathieson-Adams, was a fount of information about the places we visited and passed through. She was patient,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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EMDEEAR1, Owner at Tour South, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your "Quick-Fire"tour of Akaroa & Eastern Bays, when your cruise ship visited Akaroa in December. We greatly value the feedback provided by our guests, as it can assist us in measuring the suitability of our tour content,...More

Reviewed May 11, 2018

Although we originally booked the Akaroa Farm Tour with Zealandier Tours, when we arrived in port we were met by a representative from Tour South - Fully Escorted Tours for Christchurch and Akaroa. Since we spent 46 days in NZ and Australia, I've forgotten the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Barbara J
EMDEEAR1, Owner at Tour South, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Thank you so much for posting this review on your tour of Akaroa, the Manderley Farm Tour & the Giants House, when your cruise ship recently visited Akaroa. We greatly appreciate the feed back from our guests, as it provides us with valuable information on...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018

My partner and I took Tour South for a 2-3 hour bus tour. We were very happy with the tour despite the poor weather and the cloudy conditions. Kate our tour guide was very informative and very knowledgeable of the area. I thouroughly recommend this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Eddy Q
EMDEEAR1, Owner at Tour South, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Hi Eddy Q, We appreciate your review of your recent 3 hour Quick-fire Tour of Akaroa & Eastern Bays.Poor weather can occasionally limit visibility, but I am pleased that you were very happy with the tour, and the performance of your tour guide Kay MATHIESON-ADAMS,...More

Reviewed March 26, 2018

We had the best time with Doug on this Tour South adventure. Easy to communicate with, great instructions on how to find him and very laid back, fun host. Good driver too. My wife felt safe the whole time as Doug navigated over hill and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank channingdutton
EMDEEAR1, Owner at Tour South, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you for your review of your Quick-fire Tour of Akaroa & Eastern Bays. Obviously we enjoy receiving reviews which are such a positive endorsement of the content of the tour and the quality of our tour guides. Once again thank you for your review....More

Reviewed March 20, 2018

We had a great time on a short 2-hour tour around Akaroa. We rode in a 6-person van and saw sights that are difficult to reach in a full bus. Kay showed us wonderful scenery and sites, and shared great background information. And she smiled...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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EMDEEAR1, Owner at Tour South, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent tour of Akaroa & Eastern Bays. We value these reviews as a barometer of the suitability of the tour and the quality of our Driver/Guides. I will pass your comments & compliments onto Kay, who...More

Reviewed March 19, 2018

We had purposely not scheduled any cruise excursions preferring to sample the "local" culture on foot and avoid the crowds; and then we met Tour South and decided a short driving tour would be nice. Kay Mathieson Adams was our driver and she was fantastic;...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Daryl M
EMDEEAR1, Owner at Tour South, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we value the time & effort which goes into such a review and we feel sure that positive or otherwise these reviews are likely to be of considerable help to future guests contemplating tour options in this area....More

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