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Taylor's Tours

Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Lovely private trip to Wai-O-Tapi with Uncle Tim and Al

We are most lucky to have met uncle Tim and Al, who took us to the Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Kay L
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Taylor’s Tours

During a recent visit to New Zealand, February 2018, and touring the Tauranga/Rotorua area we... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
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Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We are most lucky to have met uncle Tim and Al, who took us to the Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland and a few other places off the beaten track. Uncle Tim guided with enthusiasm and knowledge. This tour started early in the morning and it allowed...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

During a recent visit to New Zealand, February 2018, and touring the Tauranga/Rotorua area we hooked up with Tim and Al of Taylor’s Tours. We could not have been happier with the experience! We were only expecting a ride to and from a jet boat/geothermal...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend doing a tour with Tim and his lovely wife Al around Rotorua Taupo area .. very informative and knowledgeable on the area ..and got some amazing pics that Al took for us too ..I was visiting the area with my parents and Tim...More

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Such an enjoyable day out with the family ( King , Queen and Princess - they understand) . It is times like this that makes the tour business so such fun and worthwhile passing on information and thoughts. Thank you for coming with us and...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

We hired the Thermal Encounters & Scenic and Historic tour which includes Wai O Tapu, Waimangu, Redwood Forest, the Blue and Green Lakes and the Buried Village. Tim was super friendly and knowledgeable and we spent a fantastic day with him and his wife. Tip...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Uncle Tim is a fantastic guide!....friendly, hospitable and prompt! I was pleasantly surprised with everything I was able to see and how well organized the itinerary was. I never felt rushed and really enjoyed Tim's narrative. Highly recommend TaylorsTours when in Rotorua.

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Such a great interactive day out. A pleasure to be in your company and have a relaxing but scheduled tour. Hope to see you back in the future sometime.

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I experienced impressive Taupo tour due to Taylor's tour! Kevin had much knowledge about taupo and was kind friend in taupo tour. Because of him, I saw many important points in taupo for one day. Thank you for Taylor's tours very much!MS.Kim

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Kevin and I are so pleased you had a great day out . Took lots of photos and gleaned a lot of information about our lovely region. Safe travels in the future

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I would highly recommend Taylor's Tours. I signed up for his tour and lucked out by getting a private tour with Tim and his wife. We had a lovely day exploring Rotorua, Taopo, and nearby areas with lots of beautiful stops and breathtaking scenery. The...More

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

We were so pleased to have such a happy and chatty day with and that you enjoyed all our time together. That is important and trust you had a safe journey home. Best wishes for the future

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Uncle Tim collected me at short notice after another company cancelled my tour. A private tour around the lakes of Rotorua timed exactly to fill the short window i had left before I flew home. Tim was full of enthusiasm , facts and passion for...More

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Such a pleasure to walk slowly and take in the beautiful scenic landscape we have around Rotorua with an enthusiastic visitor. So happy to fill in her tour gap

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Reviewed 7 May 2017

Visiting Orakei Korako with Tim is a must. Perfect guided tour over one of the most amazing places in New Zealand. Carlos and I had a blast! It was a perfect sunny day we never forget. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Our sage travel agent hooked us up with Tim for an awesome day of sightseeing at the Kaiangitoa Forest, Wai o Tapu and Orakei Korako - as well as adjacent sites. Tim is extraordinarily knowledgeable about the natural beauty of the places and managed to...More

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TaylorsTours, Owner at Taylor's Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Such a pleasure to take my new friends round countryside and we all had an enjoyable day. The learning was a 2 way process which I am always glad to have Take care and safe travels

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Pamela K
26 May 2018|
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Response from TaylorsTours | Property representative |
Good morning You can contact me on 021 667 215 or via my website I will be only too happy to arrange a tour from you 16th.June "Uncle Tim "
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15 May 2018|
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Response from TaylorsTours | Property representative |
Hi Victoria. Among areas we could visit would be Paradise Valley Wildlife park , Wingspan to view wild hawks and harriers , Redwood Forest where there is at night an amazing canopy tree walk , Canopy Tours another visit to a... More
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