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A5 Private Tours

Mutalau, Niue
+683 2343
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A Must Do In Niue

I loved this tour with Tony and his son Max, their obvious connection to the bush and the land... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Jane B
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Brilliant Tour

Decided to do this tour on the recommendation of my son who live in New Zealand. My partner and I... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
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Take a 4WD to a Niuean plantation where your friendly guide Tony will explain traditional farming methods, old and new. Then explore Niue's ancient rainforest, you'll be dodging butterflies as you marvel at the coral rock formations and unique vegetation. You'll also get the opportunity to hold an Uga and learn about it's life cycle, as well as methods for trapping them. Tour last for 2 hours
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I loved this tour with Tony and his son Max, their obvious connection to the bush and the land makes it special. Tony is an inspiring and generous person and I was especially lucky to take home Uga and yummy produce from his huge plantation...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Decided to do this tour on the recommendation of my son who live in New Zealand. My partner and I spent over two and half hours with Tony, trekking into the bush to look for the amazing Uga Crab (trainers reccomended) it is an amazing...More

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Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

thank you very much for taking a tour with A5 Tour Niue and nice to meet great people like you two... hope to see you again in my beautiful paradise Niue Island... thank you Margaret

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We did a tour with Tony that first involved coconut crab hunting then a visit to his plantation gardens. Tony is a character and really knowledgeable about Niue. We arrived at the village at 9am and met him at his home. If your staying in...More

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Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you very much for coming on A5 Tours Niue... next time you visit the ROCK, drop in to see A5 Tours and get some fresh drinking coconut, hope to see you again...

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

We are not the typical "tour" people. We prefer to discover by ourselves. However I can't recommend Tony and his A5 tour enough. Tony himself is just one of those people you can't help but instantly take a liking to. The tour itself was very...More

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Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely comments and recommendation for our tour. We are very glad that you enjoyed yourself.

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Reviewed 21 July 2016

This tour was so awesome. Trekking through terrain that i had never seen before. It was beautiful! Tony is so knowledgeable about the land and all the animals. It was so interesting to learn what could be used as food and even medicine! Seeing the...More

Thank Margot F
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Tony A, Manager at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

Thank you so much for your comments. It was a pleasure to meet you and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our tour.

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Reviewed 3 October 2015

This was an amazing experience for me and my 20 year old son. We started with Tony and his dog through the bush.Tony teaching us about the flora and fauna. Uga habitat, and life cycle and then to see them!!! We tasted many plants from...More

1  Thank btippet
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Tony A, Front Office Manager at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016

Thank you for excellent feedback. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we are so glad you enjoyed the tour and the island.

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Reviewed 13 September 2015

My wife and I booked one of the A5 Tours, run by local Niuean Tony Aholima. Tony, his really neat young son and faithful dog took us on a neat walk through the forrest, showing us the Uga habitat, and plants of use for traditional...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2015

Tony's A5 Tours once again hits the mark. This time the whole family (incl 3 children) were welcomed and included throughout Tony's tour of the real Niue. Interesting and informative explanations throughout the tour of the varied trees, plants and animals, as well as getting...More

2  Thank IakopoFu
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Tony A, Front Office Manager at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016

It was fantastic to see you back in Niue and we are so happy that you bought your family and were all able to experience our tour together. Looking forward to seeing you on your next trip.

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Reviewed 24 July 2015

Tony's tour covered the home garden/plantation. How many different bananas and coconut varieties are there? We got to check out the various edible plants. Some greens at last! As if that wasn't enough we headed (by vehicle) to the taro plantation to watch Tony do...More

2  Thank SGT51
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Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016

It is always a pleasure to offer our fresh fruits and seasonal vegetables for tasting as part of our tour. Thank you for your excellent feedback.

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Reviewed 25 June 2015

Tony was an excellent, informative and inspirational guide. Really can't recommend this trip highly enough, it was a real privilege, and fantastic fun, we smiled for days. Thanks Tony and good luck with getting your boys to weed the taro patch!

4  Thank ChrisJed2015
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Tony A, Owner at A5 Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2016

Thank you for your excellent feedback. It was a pleasure to meet you and take you on our tour. We aim to provide an interesting insight into subsistance farming, wildlife and the abundance of vegetation and its cultural uses.

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