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Evening Glow Worm Kayak Tour in Tauranga

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    Stop At: Waimarino, 36 Taniwha Place Bethlehem, Tauranga 3176 New Zealand

    this meeting point is also Waimarino Adventure Park Tauranga's longest established tourism attraction where families enjoy the days activities

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: McLaren Falls Park, Tauranga New Zealand

    Enjoy light refreshments on the Edge of Lake McLaren prior to departing in double kayaks into the sunset. Here you will discover the birdlife settling for the evening and the gentle splashes of fish (trout) breaking the surface for the final evenings meal. You then paddle to the head of the lake and transition from daylight to darkness through dusk. this is when the stars start coming into view and the glow worms begin to pop from the native bush on the cliffs.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: McLaren Falls Park, Tauranga New Zealand

    NZ's second largest arboretum. A multitude of bird life and amazing trees are seen.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    36 Taniwha Pl, Bethlehem, Tauranga 3172, New Zealand

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from any accommodation provider in the Mount Maunganui, Tauranga city centre for an additional $25.00 per person. Please select the with Hotel pick up option on checkout.
    Duration
    3h 15m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Kayak and equipment
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Light refreshments
    • Professional guide
    • Dry Bags
    • Entry/Admission - McLaren Falls Park
    Exclusions
    • If Hotel Pickup is required please select the Hotel pick up option.
    • An additional cost per person does apply to Hotel pickup/drop off.
    • Entry/Admission - Waimarino
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required to commence a tour
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had a great time. Josh is a fantastic guide with a lot stories to tell and a throng of information about the region. Plus the wine and cheeses were excellents.
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    Could look pricy at first glance, but everything was perfect. The two guides are funny and kind, the ride till the boarding zone is nice. Then, as they're preparing your kayaks, you're served wine, snacks, cheese, etc. Then you embark and discover the beauty of nature with the
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    My wife and I decided to do an impromptu plan for the glowworm kayaking at waimarino and we had an amazing time. The guides at Waimarino were friendly, experienced and extremely helpful. A special thanks to our guide Logan for keeping us entertained for the entire night !
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    Response from WaimarinoBOP, Front Office Manager at Evening Glow Worm Kayak Tour in Tauranga
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hi there, Thanks for such a great review. It is awesome to hear that you had an amazing time on your tour. Sometimes spontaneous decisions turn out to be the best decisions! Thanks for paddling with us!
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    This was a brilliant trip made all the better by the excellent guides of Jack and Jono. Jacks commentary in particular was very entertaining. They both were very diligent in ensuring everyone’s safety in stronger currents and after dark. The return trip was made extra special
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    Response from WaimarinoBOP, Front Office Manager at Evening Glow Worm Kayak Tour in Tauranga
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hi Davina, Great to hear you enjoyed seeing the stars on your tour with us. There is nothing better than the beautiful combo of the night sky and the glowworms! Thanks for your review!
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    You can really see loads of glow worms shinning so bright all around you! Tour guide Logan is great! No doubt to rate 5*
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    Response from WaimarinoBOP, Front Office Manager at Evening Glow Worm Kayak Tour in Tauranga
    Responded Oct. 6, 2019
    Hi, We are happy to hear you loved your tour with Logan! Thanks for joining us to see the Glow Worms! All the best with your travels.
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