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Headfirst Travel Auckland offers several daytrips out of Auckland. Glowworms, Geysers & Goblins: Enjoy the scenic ride out of Auckland to Waitomo. Experience the Black Labyrinth or the Black Abyss at Black Water Rafting or take it slower and explore...more
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80 Queen Street Auckland, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to go check the Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton and I couldn't have made better choice. Small group tour, which means you're not sitting in one of those overwhelming buses with 50 passengers, but it's 12 people max. They were punctual, kind, polite and...More

Thank frankonion87
Reviewed 30 July 2019

What a great experience! Headfirst made it extremely easy to travel by yourself especially when you don't know where you are going! Got picked up in an easy location and drop off was the same! Also met really cool people during the trip! Would highly...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank eviestrang
HeadfirstTravelTeam, Director of Sales at Headfirst Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to review. Yes - It is such a great way to meet people! We provide several pick-up locatoins to make your trip as easy as possible for you.

Reviewed 13 June 2019

It was an early start, but we had a lovely drive to Hobbiton (clutching our coffees!). There were just three of us in a spacious car, so it was pretty comfy. Our driver, Mustafa, was a lovely man and made a real effort to make...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank teacatten
Reviewed 5 June 2019

I recently took a 2 day tour to Waitomo, Rotorua and Hobbiton with Headfirst and I definitely recommend it! The drivers/guides tell you interesting facts about the beautiful scenery while they take you to your destination. I enjoyed in particular driving with Christine, she is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Irene G
HeadfirstTravelTeam, Director of Sales at Headfirst Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2019

Hi Irene Thanks for the review! We are so glad that you had such a spectacular day out with Headfirst Travel and our legendary guides! Christine is a superstar! It is super interesting learning about the glowworms and the transformations! Isn't Wqai-O-Tapu sp unique! So...More

Reviewed 6 March 2019 via mobile

Had a fantastic time on the Waitomo Black Labyrinth and Hobbiton tour from Auckland! Pick up was super punctual and the lovely Emily was a wonderful driver. Hobbiton was by far my highlight and it was all made so easy through Headfirst as everything was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank gmacs777
HeadfirstTravelTeam, Director of Sales at Headfirst Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2019

Hi :) Thanks for the lovely review! Emily sure is a great driver. Hobbiton sure is a spectacular place!

Reviewed 4 March 2019

Before 7am, the driver was arguing with a passenger. In addition, the driver (Yang) has such a THICK accent when he was giving us instructions, I could barely understand him. I grew up in NYC, the city of accents... had to listen intently to understand...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

This was a really well rounded trip. The convenience of everything being handled for you was a huge boon. Everything is taken care of when you reach the destination and you don’t have to stress about anything and can just enjoy. The only thing that...More

Thank jackrriordan
Reviewed 21 January 2019

If you are planning to take one of the Waitomo Day trip in conjunction with Hobbiton Movie set from Auckland, there are planty of travel agencies offering about almost the same price range and itineraries. Definitely recommend to study carefully before making your reservation. Don’t...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

It was great day and a magical experience. I would recommend this tour to everyone who visits Auckland and is interested in the hobbit or the lord of the ring films. We had the best driver ever (Mustafa) who made a lot of fun but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LiMaMe96
Reviewed 8 December 2018

This was an incredibly efficient way of seeing two major sites and travel from Auckland to Rotorua all in one day! HeadFirst arranged for a taxi to transport us from our hotel to the early morning pick up point for the tour. We were very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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