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Things to Do in Tauranga

Do you have a layover, overnight, day trip, or an extended stay in Tauranga and the surrounding area? Why not get out and take in some Tauranga activities? We have 60 tour ideas.


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Beer & Brewery Tours

Shore Excursion: Local Tasting Tour from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 96.33


A day of Epicurean delights, visiting a boutique brewery, two medal-winning wineries and finishing with a cocktail and dessert overlooking the beautiful Tauranga Harbor. Clients enjoy the diversity of venues and the variety of tastings, rather than having exclusively a beer or wine tour.<br /><br />This approximately 6-hour small group tour has a range of great sights to see on the way and the starting time... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Rotorua Full Day Tour Including Maori Culture Geysers Mudpools and Mt Maunganui

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 117.82


Sit back and enjoy this tour with a local guide and discover Tauranga, Mount Maunganui and Rotorua. See all the local highlights and visit the stunning Geothermal area at Te Puia in Rotorua, immerse yourself in Maori culture and see the stunning Pohutu Geyser and bubbling mud pools plus the... Read More

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Day Cruises

1-Hour Tauranga Harbour Scenic Cruise from Mount Maunganui

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 60 minutes
Priced From: USD 22.23


Experience a 1-hour scenic cruise from Mount Maunganui of the Tauranga inner harbour. You will have the option to hop-off at Matakana Island beach to be picked up anytime on the same day at no extra cost. Occasionally you may see some seasonal wildlife on your cruise like blue penguins,... Read More

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Day Cruises

Full-Day Island and Wildlife Cruise from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 111.15


Come on-board the Bay Explorer and see why this day cruise is called the best day ever!<br /><br />The clean and spacious 18m boat is unlike any other in the Bay of Plenty. Enjoy a 360-view deck designed to highlight the fantastic local scenery and observe local marine activity at its best. When you choose Bay Explorer your comfort is the main priority, with spacious decks, ample seating options, and an... Read More

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Eco Tours

Evening Glow Worm Kayak Tour in Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 96.33


Relax on the edge of Lake McLaren with refreshments, while watching the swans and ducks go about their evening's preparations. Let your guide lead you onto calm Lake McLaren at dusk. Gently paddle into the night and discover the magic of the enchanting glow-worm canyon.

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Family Friendly Tours & Activities

Waimarino Adventure Park

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 32.60


Bring your family, swimsuits, barbecue supplies or picnic and make a day of it with our supreme adventure park pass options, or if you're short on time, come down and rent a kayak by the hour.

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Helicopter Tours

White Island Volcano Helicopter Flight and Crater Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 644.67


Enjoy an unforgettable flight to White Island with a crater landing and tour. Fly from Tauranga to White Island. Then land and take a tour of the crater of New Zealand's most active volcano. See steaming and hissing vents, sulphur formations, and the crater lake.

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Helicopter Tours

North Island Scenic Helicopter Flights from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 85.21


Our scenic flights range from short local flights, providing a great view and the thrill of a helicopter flight to longer scenic flights that include Coromandel, Mount Tarawera and the Rotorua lakes.

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Kayaking & Canoeing

Mount Maunganui Kayaking Adventure

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 65.95


Mauao, or Mt. Maunganui, is an iconic destination of this New Zealand region. Kayaking around this ancient volcano is a great way to unwind and watch for seals, penguins, and dolphins between the rocks and along the coast. This 3-hour paddling trip with a guide is suitable for people of all skill levels.

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Kayaking & Canoeing

Half-Day Kayaking and Fishing Experience from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 147.46


If you're looking for adventure on the briny deep then you've come to the right place. Our kayak fishing experience is the ultimate way to experience what kayaks are capable of - surf, sand, sun, and hopefully a few fish thrown into the mix. You will receive detailed instruction on kayaking... Read More

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Kayaking & Canoeing

Lake McLaren Evening Glowworm Kayaking Adventure

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 58.54


Kayak with a guide up Lake McLaren to see glowworms in the darkness. You'll enter into a river canyon inhabited by these tiny creatures then paddle back under a night sky, guided by the stars and moon. This 3-hour kayak adventure is suitable for any age or skill level.

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Wairoa River Kayak Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 55.57


Explore the upper reaches of the Wairoa River by kayak from Omanawa. No prior experience required for this picturesque flat water paddle to Waimarino.

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Kayaking & Canoeing

Scenic Lake McLaren Kayak Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 77.80


Paddle out to the middle of the wonderfully calm Lake McLaren in a kayak, where serenity takes a new name.

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Kayaking & Canoeing

Tauranga Shore Excursion: Scenic Lake McLaren Kayak Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 96.33


Enjoy the wonderful calm Lake McLaren where serenity takes a new name. Gently paddle past a multitude of birdlife, literally within paddles' reach. Sheer cliffs break the stark lush native bush as gentle streams enter the lake's edge. Paddle into the stunning Mangapapa canyon with water as deep as... Read More

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Nature & Wildlife

Experience Comvita Guided Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 40 minutes
Priced From: USD 13.34


Discover the healing power of nature and learn about Comvita's passion for natural health with this fully guided tour that allows you to see the world through the eyes of a honeybee. For forty minute, your knowledgeable guides will immerse you in this unique New Zealand story. This all weather attraction is great for all ages. Please note: hotel or accommodation pickup and drop-off is not included in this tour.

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Naturally Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 72.62


See, hear, smell, touch and taste on this full-day shore excursion from Tauranga. Experience the unique and special natural beauty of The Bay of Plenty. You will visit some out of the way spots that not everyone knows about and will go where the big buses don't. This tour is not a shuttle and will not drop you off anywhere to explore on your own. It is a fully guided small-group tour with a knowledgeable, fun and... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Mt. Maunganui Kayak Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 65.95


While you're in port in Tauranga, explore coastal New Zealand's Bay of Plenty from the waves on this 3-hour Mt. Maunganui kayak tour. Paddle along the shoreline beneath towering Mt. Maunganui with a guide, and enjoy sweeping views along the pretty coast. Learn of the arrival of New Zealand's first Polynesian settlers, and watch the waters for sightings of native dolphins, orcas, penguins, and seals. This trip is suitable... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Rotorua Tour from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 100.03


This Rotorua Tour is designed for shore excursions from Tauranga. Clients can be picked up from local accommodation (within the Tauranga/Mt Maunganui/Papamoa area) &amp;/or from the Port of Tauranga. We visit the Te Puia Maori Cultural Center for a welcome concert and tour through its extensive thermal grounds. The tour also covers a variety of different scenery en route and visits Kiwifruit Country and the Government... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Waitomo Caves and The Kiwi House

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 196.36


A truly unique experience visiting the world-renowned Waitomo Caves. Experience a short boat trip to the Glow worm Grotto. Visit the Kiwi House in Otorohanga and try to spot the adorable flightless bird.

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Geothermal Wonders

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 107.44


Enjoy a full-day, small group tour to Te Puia in Rotorua to experience the world-famous Pohutu Geyser, and more than 500 natural geothermal wonders. Rotorua is the Geothermal Wonderland of New Zealand and a 'must visit' destination for any Tauranga cruise ship passengers.<br... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Rotorua’s Polynesian Spa Heaven from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 107.44


Take a day trip from the Port of Tauranga to visit the award winning Polynesian Spa in Rotorua to relax in the hot spring mineral water pools and take in the amazing views of Lake Rotorua and the surrounds. The perfect way to relax and re-energize.<br /> <br /> The luxury Lake... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Skyline Rotorua from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 107.44


Take a day shore excursion from The Port of Tauranga to Skyline Rotorua.<br /> <br /> A leisurely gondola ride to the top of the mountain, the thrill of the luge rides down, the Jelly Belly store, Volcanic Hills Winery and tasting room, Skyswing and Zoom Ziplines – it's all here at Skyline Rotorua. It's as relaxed or as exciting as you choose.<br /><br />View the Government Gardens,... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Rotorua Sightseeing Tour from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 70.39


Take a full-day shore excursion to see the sights of Rotorua departing from the Tauranga Port Gates. Rotorua is New Zealand's premier tourism destination – a region of stunning landscapes, geothermal activity and the heartland of Maori culture. This is the perfect opportunity to... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Geothermal Geyser Tour and Kiwi Fruit Orchard Cart Ride

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 100.03


On this tour you will visit two top attractions in just one day.<br /> <br />1.  A geothermal wonderland of geysers (including pohutu the largest geyser in the southern hemisphere), boiling hot pools, bubbling mud, Maori wood carvings and cultural show with song... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Geothermal Geyser Tour and Agrodome Combo Including Lunch

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 140.79


Join a journey of discovery with this full-day combo tour from Tauranga. Experience geysers, mud pools and steam vents with Maori culture! Not to forget the infamous Haka War dance. This is performed by one of Rotorua's leading Maori cultural performance groups. Encounter a strange landscape of... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Hobbiton Lord Of The Rings Movie Set and Rotorua Geothermal Geyser Combo Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 183.77


We pick you up within just 4-5 minutes away from your ship and board one of our modern 2016/17 small group minivan/bus vehicles, which being a small group allows us to move about more flexibly &amp; efficiently;<br /><br /> Experience geysers, mud pools and steam vents... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Helicopter Flight To Active Volcano and Hobbiton Movie Set Combo Tour Including Lunch

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 741.00


This full-day luxury shore excursion from Tauranga with an Helicopter flight to an active volcano (White Island). You have the option of flight only or to land &amp; walk inside of an active volcanic crater. Peer over hot streams past steam vents and colorful sulfur formations,... Read More

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Private Shore Excursion: Full-Day Tour in Luxury Mercedes Vehicle with Private Driver

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 463.12


Enjoy a full-day private charter to allow you to custom build your individual tour. Travel in a luxury Mercedes mini bus with dual air-conditioning and reclining leather seating for up to 11 people.Choose the places to see and activities you would like to do at your own... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Geothermal Geyser Tour and Polynesian Spa Combo Including Lunch

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 140.79


Join us on a journey of discovery and luxury with this full-day combo tour from Tauranga. This tour is conducted in a small group mini van/bus 2016/17 vehicle with full UV protection tinted glass and dual air conditioning.<br /><br />Experience geysers, mud pools and steam... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Waimarino Adventure Park

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 48.16


The action-packed excitement at Waimarino Adventure Park is an ideal place to unleash the kids while you're in port in Tauranga. Swap your cruise ship for a ride on New Zealand's largest catapult, soar down a kayak slide, climb the outdoor rock wall, or splash into the water from a trampoline.

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Wairoa River Kayak Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 107.44


Once your cruise ship docks at Tauranga Harbour, embark on another kind of water adventure with a relaxing kayak ride along the Wairoa River. Grab your swimsuits and towels and take off with your expert guide to learn about the fertile stretch of New Zealand's North Island. As you drift along the upper reaches of the Wairoa River, spot an old timber mill and learn about how locals transported kauri logs along this route in... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 117.82


Step off your cruise ship in Tauranga and enter Middle-earth on a 2-hour guided visit to the Hobbiton movie set, featured in 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' trilogies. Snap photos in front of hobbit holes and the party tree, sip a drink at the Green Dragon Inn and dress up like your... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Lord of the Rings Hobbiton Movie Set Tour Including Rotorua Sightseeing

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 189.70


Enter a world of hobbits and hot pools when your cruise ship is in port in Tauranga. This shore excursion to Middle Earth takes you on a tour of the Hobbiton movie set, which featured in 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy. Enjoy a traditional Maori welcome at the living thermal... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Te Puia Maori Cultural Centre and Rotorua City Sightseeing

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 115.60


When your cruise ship docks in Tauranga, gain insights into New Zealand's rich Maori culture and amazing geothermal hot springs on a shore excursion to Rotorua. Travel through the North Island's spectacular countryside of rolling farmland and forest, and discover Rotorua's natural thermal phenomena... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Highlights

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 110.41


Take in the highlights of New Zealand's most beautiful city, Rotorua, when your cruise ship docks in Tauranga. Receive a traditional welcome at Whakarewarewa, New Zealand's only authentic living Maori village, and explore the Rotorua region, where otherworldly geysers, lunar landscapes, scenic countryside and Maori culture come together.

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Small-Group Bay of Plenty and Tauranga Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 97.26


Explore New Zealand's Tauranga region with a private guide when your cruise ship docks in the Bay of Plenty. Your 5-hour shore excursion highlights the rolling farmland, gourmet produce, and wilderness of this tranquil corner of New Zealand. See orchards of kiwifruit, taste fresh Manuka honey, eat... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Private Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland and Whakarewarewa Maori Cultural Village

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 128.75


Visit two of Rotorua`s most famous sites, Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland and Whakarewarewa (The Living Maori Village), on a private tour with an informative guide when your cruise ship docks in Tauranga. Marvel at geothermal wonders such as steaming volcanic vents, boiling mud ponds and... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Guided Walk of Mount Maunganui

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 70.39


Enjoy listening to facts and stories about the area as you are guided to the summit of Mount Maunganui.<br />Be captivated by the views of off shore Islands, the township and the stunning Main Beach, which has been named one of New Zealand's best beaches! You can expect to see various types... Read More

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Private Shore Excursion Rotorua Geothermals Pohutu Geyser and Mudpools

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 663.19


Enjoy a fun and informative tour with an experienced local guide showcasing the iconic Mount Maunganui, beautiful sandy beaches and million dollar homes plus many Rotorua and Tauranga's highlights. Also visit Kiwifruit Country Store for a kiwifruit tasting, orchard tour and souvenirs, plus... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Hobbiton and Lord of the Rings Movie Set Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 117.82


This day tour takes you to the enchanting Village of Hobbiton from Tauranga. See the famous Lord of the Rings and Hobbiton Movie set on this 6 hour guided tour to Matamata just over the hills from Tauranga.

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Shore Excursion: Geothermal Rotorua with Maori Cultural Performance at Whakarewarewa

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 103.00


Enjoy a full-day guided tour from your cruise ship arrival in Tauranga. This tour is perfect for people wanting a great day sightseeing this diverse area including Tauranga, Mt Maunganui and Rotorua with a focus on the geothermal area with entry to Whakarewarewa, 'The living Maori... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Highlights Tour Including Cultural Performance and Gondola Ride

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 140.05


There is something for everyone on this small-group tour to the geothermal heartland of New Zealand - Rotorua. See Pohutu Geyser, pools of bubbling mud, a Maori concert including the haka, 1-hour guided tour with local guide and iconic Rotorua scenery. Take a cable car ride to the top of... Read More

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Private Shore Excursion: Waitomo Glow Worm Caves Experience from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 885.49


This private full-day shore excursion from the Port of Tauranga will take you to experience the popular Waitomo Caves. This is a truly unique experience into the stunning glowworm caves of New Zealand.Some of the highlights of this Waitomo Caves tour include boating... Read More

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Hobbiton Shore Excursion Including Lord of the Rings and Hobbit Movies Set Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 114.85


This wonderful tour to Hobbiton, a short drive from Tauranga, takes us to the farm selected by Peter Jackson as a setting for his Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movie masterpieces. A guided tour will bring to life scenes from the movies, plus time for lunch at the Green Dragon Pub.

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua, Te Puia, and Polynesian Spa Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 147.46


While you're in port in Tauranga, take in top attractions around the Bay of Plenty on this 8-hour tour of Rotorua, Te Puia, and the Polynesian Spa. Travel through pretty Kiwifruit orchards to Te Puia with a guide and visit the Maori Arts and Crafts Institute. Discover powerful vents and bubbling... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Te Puia and Rainbow Springs from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 147.46


See the creatures that make New Zealand their home and experience the thrill of the Big Splash water flume ride on this educational and fun-packed small-group tour. Visit Te Puia to see Pohutu Geyser and pools of bubbling mud, be treated to a Maori concert including the haka, see artisans at work... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Rotorua Including Te Puia and Agrodome from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 147.46


Enjoy unique Kiwi experiences on this small group tour to the geothermal heartland of New Zealand - Rotorua. Visit the Agrodome and see the famous Farm Show. Visit Te Puia to see Pohutu Geyser, pools of bubbling mud, a Maori concert including the haka, artisans at work with flax and wood, the kiwi... Read More

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Shore Excursion: 6-hour Private Vehicle with Professional Guide from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 466.83


See and do what you want at your own pace upon your cruise ships arrival at the Port of Tauranga. Book a 6-hour private tour vehicle with your own professional and friendly guide for a day out exploring Rotorua, Hobbiton or wherever else you fancy going.  No need to share with others,... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Tauranga Highlights Including The Elms Mission Station

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 55.57


Experience the best of Tauranga and Mount Maunganui. From its golden sand beaches, stunning views, kiwi fruit orchards, Gate Pa battle site and The Elms Mission Station - sit back while a local guide shows you why he chooses to call this place home.

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Full-Day Shore Excursion: Geothermal Te Puia and Kiwifruit Orchard

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 117.82


See the stunning geothermal region of Rotorua. This small group tour will take you to Te Puia to see the famous Pohutu Geyser, bubbling mud pools and a Maori cultural performance plus wood carving, flax weaving and kiwi birds. You will also see a number of other well loved Rotorua sights... Read More

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Full-Day Shore Excursion: Hobbiton and Te Puia Combo

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 184.51


This tour combines a visit to Hobbiton and Rotorua all in one day. Experience a 2-hour guided tour of the Hobbit movie set on privately owned, picturesque farmland in this hidden valley. See Hobbit Holes, Bag End, enjoy a drink at the Green Dragon Inn then on to Te Puia in Rotorua for geysers,... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Rotorua City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 73.36


If you want to visit any of the famous attractions in Rotorua on your own, then our unique Rotorua Explorer tour is for you.  With 5 drop off points covering 12 main attractions, you can choose what to do plus receive a 10% discount on entry fees to the major attractions.

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Full-Day Rotorua Shore Excursion Including Te Puia and Hells Gate Thermal Beds

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 147.46


Experience this small group tour to the stunning geothermal landscape of Rotorua. Visit Te Puia for geysers, learn about Maori culture and the kiwi bird and visit the ominous-sounding Hells Gate for a unique landscape of steaming vents and bubbling mud.

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Rotorua Highlights Including Whakarewarewa Visit

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 110.41


Spend your time in the Port of Tauranga exploring the geothermal landscapes and Maori culture of New Zealand on this 6-hour Rotorua highlights tour. Discover top Rotorua attractions such as Government Gardens, Rachel's Pool and enjoy free time to explore St. Faith's Church or the Ohinemutu... Read More

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Shore Excursion: Te Puia, Jet Boat and Mokoia Island from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 184.51


Culture, geothermals, exhilaration, kiwifruit and beautiful scenery await you on this unique small group tour of Rotorua that provides something for the whole family to enjoy. You will see Pohutu Geyser, pools of bubbling mud, a Maori concert including the haka, artisans at work with flax and wood... Read More

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Tauranga Shore Excursion: Te Puia and Skyline Rotorua Visit from Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 147.46


While you're in port in Tauranga, explore Maori culture and discover the best of the Bay of Plenty on this family-friendly 8-hour Te Puia tour with Skyline Rotorua visit. Spin past pretty Kiwifruit orchards to Te Puia with a guide and visit the Maori Arts and Crafts Institute. Explore the... Read More

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Self-guided Tours & Rentals

Mount Maunganui Self-Guided Audio Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 19.99


The focus of this historical and cultural self-guided audio tour is the tales and myths that surround Mount Maunganui, also known as The Mount. This includes the arrival of the Maori in New Zealand at this spot aboard the Arawa Canoe. Wander along white sand beaches and scale Mauao if you so choose, all while listening to the stories of the natives' past. Learn about the local tribes, the battles that took place between the... Read More

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Tauranga Self-Guided Audio Tour

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 19.99


Download a vibrantly-narrated mp3 audio guide combined with a map detailing the area of your tour.<br />Immerse yourself in the historic and picturesque city of Tauranga on this self-guided audio tour of the city. Tauranga is the arrival point of the M’ori in New Zealand. In this audio tour, you will explore the beautiful waterfront and hear the tales of how the M’ori crossed the Pacific... Read More

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Swim with Dolphins

Swim With Wild Dolphins in Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 111.15


Join this tour for a must-do, once-in-a-lifetime adventure with friendly dolphins in their natural habitat!<br />Get up close and personal with playful dolphins who love interacting with people. You can stay dry and watch the magic from the boat or get in the water and swim with these fantastic wild dolphins.<br />This is the perfect tour for everyone so book now and don`t miss out!

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Walking Tours

Tauranga Shore Excursion: Mt Drury and Moturiki Island Walking Tour including Mount Hot Pools Admission

Tauranga, New Zealand
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 62.98


Make the most of your time in port at Tauranga on an easy 2.5-hour walking tour with a knowledgeable local guide. Just steps from your cruise ship, explore the natural and cultural highlights of the area and learn about Maori culture and regional history. See sacred sites, walk along a coastal path... Read More

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