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Cruise Tours Tauranga

190 reviews
About Cruise Tours Tauranga
Sightseeing day tours from Tauranga visiting Rotorua, Hobbiton and the local area. See steaming vents, shooting geysers, bubbling mud pools, find a kiwi or search for a hobbit in Middle Earth. Small tours with maximum of 11 people. Travel in air conditioned mini coach. Pick up and drop off service available. Come with us on a day of exploration and discovery.
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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Tours and Tickets by Cruise Tours Tauranga
Tours from Cruise Tours Tauranga tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
Rotorua and Geothermal Living Maori Village Tour
8 reviews
US$100,23 per adult
Full-Day Hobbiton Movie Set Small-Group Tour from Tauranga
5 reviews
US$109,90 per adult
Rotorua Discovery Te Puia Tour
2 reviews
US$109,21 per adult
Private Shore Excursion: Taste of Plenty Food Tour
1 review
US$597,91 per adult
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just do this tour! Our amazing culinery guide Kathrin accompanied by Gareth, call me Gary, enlightened our minds, delighted our taste buds and reminded us that fresh from the source is best - all during our cruise tour of fabulous foodie stops in and around...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JoM1964
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our family of four booked CTT for a one-day cruise stop. This really could not have gone better. They designed a day for us, giving several recommendations. We packed a bunch in -- Te Puia, the Rotorua Skyline and Hobbiton. After our booking, there were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lkar
Reviewed 5 days ago

We met Karen at the flag pole as instructed to start our tour. My first question for her was if there would be a microphone for the tour guide to allow all of us in the van (with 4 rows of seats) to hear the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Randy L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveling with a Family of 4 with Teens First of all, I really wanted to see the glow worm caves in Waitomo Valley however due to the limited time in the cruise port, the drive (approximately 2-3 hours each way) would take all our time...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank donavan94563
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour left at 9:30, we got off the boat an hour early and had no trouble finding our departure point. Since it was early we walked the shore to Mt Maunganui, if you have time I recommend the stroll. Gary was our driver and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! Touring a villiage on top of steam vents and gysers! You can cook all of your meals in the hot pools or over the steam vents! Corn only needs seconds to cook! What a great idea! Meat that is cooked moist and tender! I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Dennis R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you read the fine print the departure time vary on the day of the ship arrival and you relly need to check your paperwork. if the tour leaves at 9:00 or even 9:30 don't show up even 2 mins late. everyone is on board...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank holidays4daveC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owners of the company were at the dock and ready to go. Gary Stickler was our guide, he did an awesome job. He told us about the area as he drove, he was very informative and easy to get along with. We appreciated the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jeri82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bus was quite cramped, and the weather was showery, but the driver/ guide made this an enjoyable tour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Islanddrum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gary Sticker from Cruise Tours Tauranga met us at the port. He was very knowledgeable and friendly. He gave us a running commentary as we drove along explaining many landmarks, trees and cultures.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank klo15
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21 December 2018|
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Response from FWT-CTT-2013 | Property representative |
If your ship fails to arrive into Tauranga you will receive a full refund. Cheers
8 January 2017|
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Response from FWT-CTT-2013 | Property representative |
Hi thanks for your enquiry. It's always better to book before you arrive to ensure you get the best choices. Often on very busy days when there are 2 or3 ships in Port the popular operators will be booked out. I hope this... More
27 January 2015|
Response from FWT-CTT-2013 | Property representative |
Hi Jane. Thanks for your enquiry. You can use this link to book with us and I will then send out more information. Great you have decided to come with us... I am sure you wont be disappointed! Under the name at the top you... More