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Devonport Explorer Tours

Quay St. | Harbour Information Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-357 6366
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Great way to spend a lay over in Auckland

I had a 17 hours lay over in Auckland and decided to take the ferry to Devonport. Steve, our guide... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Fuerth, Germany
Breathtaking Devonport

We walked to the wharf and purchased our tickets for our ferry and coach tour ride to Devonport... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Kuala Belait
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Quay St. | Harbour Information Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-357 6366

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I had a 17 hours lay over in Auckland and decided to take the ferry to Devonport. Steve, our guide, was very knowledgeable and entertaining. He dropped the group off Mt Victoria where we spent 1 hour visiting the place, the cave, tunnels and saw...More

Thank intma
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We walked to the wharf and purchased our tickets for our ferry and coach tour ride to Devonport. Ferry is very frequent i.e. Every 30 minutes. Tour was very informative and love the wooden houses. Went up to Mt Victoria with beautiful scenic view of...More

Thank LadyZ939
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

A quick trip across Auckland Harbour and you are at Devonport. Quick look around and then on a hop on hop off tour of Devonport. Rob was a local and was very informative of the local history. He took us to parts of Devonport you...More

Thank Christine O
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We purchased tickets at the wharf and were able to catch a tour within about 30 minutes. It is a short ferry ride to Devonport about 15 minutes, just enough time to snap a few photos of Auckland from the bay and get the wind...More

Thank Robone13
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The tour was nice but the guide was mumbling and hard to understand. The tour lasted 1 hour. We learned about all the houses that have sold and for how much. We did stop at Mt Victoria for 10 minutes, and at the old naval...More

Thank Laurie S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The brochure stated Devonport Explorer Tour 2 hours. Sounded great. However the bus tour is only one hour. When queried, the guide said that it depends on how you read the brochure as it also included the ferry trip. This was 10 min each way....More

Thank Tom O
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Steve the tour guide for the bus tour in Devonport was excellent-very knowledgeable, friendly with a great sense of humour. He showed us the highlights of Devonport, its history, beautiful homes and scenery. A great 1 hour tour.

Thank pinoosh
Reviewed 10 December 2016

A good, small group, tour of Devonport which is a one hour tour, but with the added attraction of being dropped off and collected an hour later on the next tour. Very informative and interesting.

Thank Kentman
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We took the ferry to Devonport and added in this tour. Is was an excellent choice. Picks you up at the ferry terminal and can drop you back there or in the main street - not far from the terminal. Graham the tour guide has...More

Thank AusNZ2006
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Great overview and anecdotes about Devonport and its history from Steve the driver. Very enjoyable tour and great lunch recommendation too.

Thank Nic109
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