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Historic Northland Private Tour provided by Rogue Pony Experiences and Private Tours

Historic Northland Private Tour

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2 adults
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  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
Updated 20-08-12 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Historic Northland Private Tour
NZ COVID Level 1 Stay home if you are feeling unwell with full refund NZ COVID Level 2 Mask use while in our vehicles Contact tracing details required for all guests Stay home if you are feeling unwell, full refund if you need to cancel NZ COVID Levels 3 & 4 Not operating with full refund
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Updated 20-08-12 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You’ll have 2 starting options
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Waitangi
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Haruru Falls
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 3
    Te Waimate Mission
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Lake Omapere
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 5
    Ohaeawai
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 6
    Holy Trinity Anglican Church
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 7
    Kawakawa Public Toilets by Hundertwasser
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 8
    Ruapekapeka Pa Track
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 9
    Opua
    Stop: 20 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Paihia Wharf, Bay Of Islands, Northland 0200, New Zealand Russell Wharf, Russell, Bay of Islands, 27 The Strand, Russell 0202, New Zealand
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Entry/Admission - Te Waimate Mission
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase at stops along the way)
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A maximum of 4 people per booking (if there are 4 in your group then 3 will be friendly across the back seat)
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Vehicles can transport a collapsible wheelchair, however the driver is unable to assist passengers boarding and disembarking
  • Access to some attractions may be limited for those with walking disabilities due to uneven surfaces
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved to reach all attractions
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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BarnettFamily wrote a review Nov. 2020
Auckland New Zealand6 contributions
Rogue Pony Tours are excellent. I highly recommend Mark and his team. Mark has excellent knowledge and history of the Bay of Islands and Norhland. He knows the area extremely well and all the back stories. As Aucklanders we have been to Bay of Islands many times over the years
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from RogueMarkNZ, Co-Owner at Historic Northland Private Tour
Responded Nov. 28, 2020
Thanks Debs, It was great to meet you and your husband while you were up here in the Bay of Islands. Tailoring a tour to match the interests of our guests is what makes this such an enjoyable and rewarding way of meeting people from all corners of the world, even the close ones like Auckland! Go Rogue, Mark (and Tui)
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Lynette & Benji wrote a review Nov. 2020
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Thanks Tui for an amazing cruise around the Bay of Islands today, loved being able to share in your knowledge of the local sights and also being able to sit back and take in the sights. The Hundertwasser Memorial Centre in Kawakawa is a must see on this tour and Mission House
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from RogueMarkNZ, Owner at Historic Northland Private Tour
Responded Nov. 20, 2020
Thanks Lynette, it is great being able to show some locals a few places they have never been before. So happy that you had a great time. The Hundertwasser Memorial Centre is fascinating isn't it. Cheers, Tui.
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ShopGirl24-7 wrote a review Mar. 2020
Atlanta, Georgia11 contributions10 helpful votes
We were not able to take this tour. We had to cancel due to our cruise being cancelled. I just had to write a review. This company went above and beyond to help refund me the tour (less than three weeks out from scheduled tour). They even researched different options for me to
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from RogueMarkNZ, Co-owner at Historic Northland Private Tour
Responded Mar. 12, 2020
Thanks M. for your review, we fully understand the impact that current travel restrictions are having on tourism and are happy to help you out where we can. Looking forward to seeing you when your are next down here! Go Rogue, Mark.
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Cyndy G wrote a review Mar. 2020
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We did the backroad private tour with Rogue Pony tours as a day excursion. It was great fun and saw some of the regular sights but also some of the hidden gems of the area. Took some super photos the Waitangi River Falls as well as ancient forest of Kaura trees and many
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from RogueMarkNZ, Co-owner at Historic Northland Private Tour
Responded Mar. 11, 2020
Thank you foryour kind words, it was great showing you around and I am pleased that you got some photos you were pleased with.
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KarenLeigh2017 wrote a review Nov. 2019
Newcastle, Australia11 contributions12 helpful votes
Did this tour with 3 other family members off a cruise ship. We were off the ship earlier than planned but Mark was there waiting for us already in his lovely Jeep Wrangler. The Jeep was a great way to get around on the gravel and bitumen roads and we managed to see a lot of
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from RogueMarkNZ, Co-owner at Historic Northland Private Tour
Responded Nov. 27, 2019
It was an awesome day cruising around the back roads of the Bay of Islands with you all. The garden courtyard we discovered out the back of the cafe we stopped at for lunch was an added surprise, even for me!
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Anderoo69
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Awesome day
Mark was an awesome friendly & knowledgeable tour guide. Lots of information, showed us some sites and let us disco
michelmG6101VK
michelmG6101VK
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Scenic Roads less travelled
We wanted to explore the "scenic roads less travelled" in the Bay of Islands region. Mark and Tui proposed some ver
332deanner
332deanner
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Great Mustang Ride Russell
Thanks Mark for the experience. Very informative and great fun. We are locals and really enjoyed the run out to R
terrysampson001
terrysampson001
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Informative, well presented and thoroughly enjoyable.
We had the opportunity to explore some of the area with Mark and whilst the weather was pretty naff, he modified th
Philippa G
Philippa G
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Customised and very enjoyable tour!
Mark was very knowledgable about the area's history; he really brought the events to life. We had lunch at Marsden
CHook123456
CHook123456
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100% would do again.
The warm and welcome hospitality and knowledge was incredible. The speed and horsepower of the car was awesome!! So
findingalexx
findingalexx
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Epic day out to a couple of great wineries
Mark took us for a half day adventure around Russell and Paihia in the Mustang and it was a fantastic day drinking
jermanyjack
jermanyjack
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Great private full-day tour to Cape Reinga plus
We were Mark's first customers after the COVID-19 New Zealand lockdown was reduced to Level-2. He gave us a royal
sandrawells2020
sandrawells2020
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Awesome experience
WOW... We had the best Family experience on our tour in a Ford Mustang. Mark is very knowledgeable and told us abou
Nomad616642
Nomad616642
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Custom Private Wine Tour
This private Custom Wine Tour was the highlight of my trip, which is saying a lot since I was on a World Cruise. M
robertan292
robertan292
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Cruise in style
Me and a group of friends chose the blue jeep and 4hr wine tour. We absolutely loved the epic experience being our
Mike W
Mike W
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A Walk in the Park
Mark picked up our party of 4 from our hotel promptly. He drove us all around the area stopping at some very pictur
Ines23071982
Ines23071982
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A Perfect Introduction to Russell
We‘ve booked a wine tour with Mark and had a fabulous time with him. We enjoyed his company as well as his stories,
859leszeks
859leszeks
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Fantastic way to see around the Bay of Islands
Perfect way for any visitor wishing get around the island with a very knowledgeable guide. Tours can be customised
Sigalit B
Sigalit B
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great experience with excellent guide and car
we took the Mustang tour of the bay of island. it was great experience. we so many places, history, nature, view po
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  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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