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Auckland Shore Excursion: Small-Group Coast and Rainforest Tour

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  • Pass by Waitākere Ranges Regional Park
  • 1
    Arataki - Waitakere Ranges
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Karekare Falls
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 3
    Mercer Bay Loop Walk
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 4
    Kitekite Falls
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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    Piha Beach
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Price Waterhouse Coopers building bus stop (Stop #1346)
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point at 5pm
    • Cruise port pickup and drop-off at the Price Waterhouse Coopers bus stop (stop #1346), 188 Quay Street
    • Local guide
    • Light refreshments
    • Picnic lunch - please advise dietary requirements
    • Worry-free Shore Excursion Guarantee
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Moderate level of walking ability required. Includes approximately 2 hours of walking
    • Please advise your preferred lunch choice in the special requirements box upon booking: chicken, roast beef or vegetarian
    • All luggage must be kept aboard your ship or at a luggage storage facility at the port (own expense)
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
    • 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 14 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We recently done this tour and found it to be excellent. Our tour guide Wayne was very informative and alot of fun. The rainforest was great and very interesting we also went to Piha beach with its black sand. All in all a Fantastic tour we would highly recommend doing this
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    Tamara and Wayne with Bush and Beach tours gave us an enjoyable, picturesque and informative tour of the rain forest and beaches surrounding Auckland, NZ. I liked that we had some free time off of the bus to enjoy walks along the beaches as well as a guided hike through the
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    A true, down to earth New Zealand nature experience . You feel you are with friends from the moment you are picked up until you are returned to your hotel. The caring, knowledgeable guides, share their love and pride in their country. We learnt about the origins of New Zealand,
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    We really wanted a chance to walk in the rainforest of New Zealand and this tour provided an excellent opportunity to do that. We were picked up at 12:12 pm in a very comfortable van by our guide, David, and driver, Allen. We first visited the Arataki Visitors Centre. This is a
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    I was looking for a day trip to do while in Auckland and easily booked it through the i-site center, and opted to do the Coast & Rainforest Walk Tour. Low and behold, it was a super small "group", which consisted of only myself and a girl from Australia, and of course our guide
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    By: Bush and Beach
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    Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
    Auckland Birthday Weekend
    Great informative afternoon. Oly and Steph had great local knowledge about the area and New Zealand history. Bus
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    Naples, Florida
    Very informative and interesting
    We toured with Norn as guide and Oli as driver. Very kind and considerate guides with a vast knowledge about the
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    Fabulous Tour
    Dave picked us up a few minutes early (good!) and gave us interesting information about Auckland on our way out of
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    Hobbiton tour with Bush and Beach NZ
    We had an amazing time yesterday at the Hobbiton movie set. We were picked up by Ross at arounf 6.40am and
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    West Byfleet, United Kingdom
    Great afternoon with Norm and Wayne
    Really enjoyed this afternoon tour in Piha. Norm and Wayne’s grizzled humour together with their knowledge and
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    Tamworth, Australia
    Enjoyable day trip
    Great way for a quick overview of Auckland. West Coast visit a must do for all,very scenic. You won't regret this
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    Toured with Bush and Beach. We are from the USA and are avid travelers, many countries, many tours, many tour
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    Do the afternoon portion
    The morning was OK, a general overview Auckland but the afternoon is fantastic. The construction happening
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    Perth, Australia
    Hobbiton and Glow Worm cave tour
    My daughter and I had a great time on the full day tour of Hobbiton and Glow Worm caves. The buffet meal at
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    Relaxed and enjoyable tour
    Our guides were Geoff and driver Alan, both enthusiastic and knowledgeable. The tour was very enjoyable with an
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    Best tour ever!
    Fantastic tour guides and very well organized!!! A lot of information delivered in an interesting manner. Wish all
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    Christchurch, New Zealand
    Great trip to the Waitakere with Wayne and Norm
    Highly recommend the afternoon tour to the Waitakere Ranges Regional Park. So many unique plants and fauna. Great
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    Saint Louis, Missouri
    Fun day, but too short
    The overall day was great. Unfortunately, it was cloudy, so was not as picturesque as it could have been. Plus it
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    Can you give a rating of 6?!
    I cannot say enough good things about Bush & Beach. From the start, they were easy to communicate with, and
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    Piha Beach and KiteKite Rainforest walk.
    Tamara and David are great guides. A very enjoyable half-day tour of Piha Beach and KiteKite rainforest walk (very
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