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Bay of Islands Native Forest & Wildlife Guided Tour

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What to Expect
Experience an exclusive maori cultural guided tour through an amazing native kauri forest.

Learn how maori traditionally used the trees, plants and birds of the forest to heal, protect, nourish, entertain and support their growing families.
* Knowledge of traditional trapping methods for food.
* Modern pest control trapping methods used today.
* Option to try traditional maori medicines.
* Listen to the haunting sounds of a traditional maori instrument.

Tours start and finish from the car park area in front of the Paihia Maritime Building (69 Marsden Road).

Tour start time: 10.00am

Tour return time: 1.30pm

Duration: 3.5 hours

Please note: 
* minimum age for children is 5 years for this shared tour. Children under the age of 5 years can only be booked on a private tour
* Children 15 years and older are required to be booked as an adult
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Important Information
Departure Point
The Bay of Islands i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, The Wharf, 69 Marsden Rd, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
Departure Time
10:00 AM
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Fully guided tour
  • Modern minibus transport
  • Snacks
  • Not applicable
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children under the age of 5 years can only be booked on a private tour.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 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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This is a good, professionally operated tour. Stella, our guide, was impressive throughout. Due to an error on my part, Stella had to change her day's plans to accommodate our tour, which she did so cheerfully. Our tour of the forest was very educational, and we learned a
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  • Duration: 3h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: English
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