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TOTAL TOURS, Paihia, Bay of Islands, Northland, NZ : Wine, Food, Tastings, Craft & Scenic Tours. New Zealand is a land like no other. We bring together unique soil, climate, water, pioneering spirit and offer exciting adventures. TOTAL TOURS visits...more
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Marsden Road | Bay of Islands, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 210 355 817
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Our wine tour with Allen was such an amazing experience. His love of the area and love for the customers were very evident. We arrived late because our flight got delayed but he still picked us up later, offered us lunch, and took us on...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank HunterW195
AnnetteG54, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thanks so much for coming along. Total Tours always aims for a fun and flexible time and Allan said he really enjoyed your company Thanks for spreading the word Cheers Annette

Reviewed 20 January 2018

It is just a year since we returned from our New Zealand travels that included North and South Islands. To be sure, one of the most memorable activities was the 1/2 day Wine and Cheese Tour which we took with Annette. She was delightfully informative....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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AnnetteG54, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2018

Thanks for coming along and for remembering us. Total Tours enjoys the freedom of being able to give our guests an extra stop if they see something they would like along the way. We like to offer a flexible itinerary.

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Two tours in one day with Allen weren't enough. His knowledge and love of the area were obvious and his care for his customers came through loud and clear. A general area tour started our day and then the afternoon included the Glow Worms Caves...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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AnnetteG54, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thanks so much.

Reviewed 22 November 2017

What a marvelous day! Our hosts Annette and Allan took 5 of us on a Wine Tour that was so much more! Their knowledge of the history of the Bay of Island added so much to the beautiful places we visited, which included two lovely...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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AnnetteG54, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thanks so much It was a fabulous afternoon we enjoyed everyone's company immensely. Hope to see you again. Annette

Reviewed 5 July 2017

Thankyou so much Annette for the great tour! your knowledge about the bay and wineries were very interesting and imformative! my bags are now full of local wines from the Bay Of Islands/ Kerikeri and delicious Makana Chocolates! Thank you again for the wonderful relaxing...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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AnnetteG54, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

We really enjoyed your company. and welcome you back any time to the BOI Cheers Annette

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Annette picked up 7 of us from the Emerald Princess on the 28/8/17. She organised our trip around the area including a visit to the Seed Gallery and the Art Place. Both places were very interesting. The Bay of Islands is beautiful situated on the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Alan and Annette took 12 of us on an all day long adventure showing us some sites of The Bay of Island area that we would never have known existed. We all had a great day and they were both lovely and very informative.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Recently had an afternoon tour with Annette we had a lovely time,Annette is so helpful with the different places to visit,we selected 5 different places each one interesting in its own right and a couple of extras as well From the little factory producing items...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

We booked a tour through Annette for 7 ladies, while our husbands were on a fishing charter. She met us from our Cruise ship and we had time to shop at the markets in Paihia before we visited wood work shop, jewellery and art galleries....More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank JenniferM1808
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Booking was really straight forward over Internet before we left England. Confirmed pick up time and was prompt picking us up. There were only 4 of us on the tour. Annette was very knowledgeable and the tour covered a lot without you feeling rushed. Thoroughly...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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