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Mohio Tours - CLOSED

1 Beresford Square | Newton, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-551 3177
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Mohio Tours are wonderful

I spent a day with Maori Tours, and can say it was one of the best experiences I had in New... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2010
Bobhlvl
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
Really useful and a most enjoyable day

Really enjoyed the tour even though it was only 7 degrees, windy and wet the day we were off. I... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2010
Annalu2010
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Mohio Tours, (formerly Potiki Adventures), are tourism award-winning specialists in Auckland sightseeing, with an indigenous flavour. Offering small group & customised private tours. We started the original Auckland Maori Tours, over 6.5 years later our innovative tours range from introductions to contemporary Maori culture & beautiful local landscapes, through to ‘Insider Guide’ city tours & specialist private art tours. Daily tours - maximum 7 people. Lonely Planet Guidebook - ‘Top 10 Maori Experience’. Enviro-Silver accredited.
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26 Jun 2011
“OK, Friendly Tour Guide, very pricey”
16 Jan 2011
“We would no recommend. Overpriced.”
LOCATION
1 Beresford Square | Newton, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
CONTACT
+64 9-551 3177

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Reviewed 5 November 2010

I spent a day with Maori Tours, and can say it was one of the best experiences I had in New Zealand. Melissa is part Maori and a brilliant person. Her extensive knowledge of her own culture, and where best to experience it made for...More

Thank Bobhlvl
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Thank you for your review! It is always fantastic to spend a tour with someone who is so interested in what we have to say, and eager to learn and compare other travelling experiences. I guess we do know our stuff about contemporary culture, because...More

Reviewed 30 October 2010

Really enjoyed the tour even though it was only 7 degrees, windy and wet the day we were off. I found it useful later during my N.Z. adventure to have a bit of a grounding in Maori culture and policy as well as Maori history....More

Thank Annalu2010
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Hi there, thank you for taking the time out of your travels to write us a review! I'm happy that the information that you learnt on the tour provided a foundation for the rest of your travels in Aotearoa - NZ, that certainly is an...More

Reviewed 5 October 2010

it has been an awesome experience...no doubt it is one of the best tour that I have done! with a only few hours you can get an interesting background about maori culture and how it is surviving in the "kiwi" society I liked so much...More

Thank nayanateixe
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Kia ora! I am so happy that you enjoyed your day with Michelle, and it was lovely to meet you too! We love sharing our personal stories and experiences about being of Maori descent, and how that connects us to the land, and our ancestors,...More

Reviewed 30 September 2010

I recommend Mohio Tours to anyone visiting Auckland. When arriving here in July we were lucky enough to have Melissa and Michelle take our Study Abroad group all around Auckland and teach us about the Maori history of the Auckland area as well as the...More

Thank ahof012
Potiki_Aotearoa, Manager at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Thanks so much for reviewing the tour we did for your group. It was a great day out with all of you, and you were an excellent group to host due to your enthusiasm and curiousness about Aotearoa NZ. I hope that you had an...More

Reviewed 7 August 2010

Aukland holds a dreamlike beauty and wonder that could honestly never be matched by any other city/country in the world. It is a place which is culturally rich and deep with tradition. Me and my girlfriend were fortunate enough have this beauty magnified to us...More

Thank Ricardooooo
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Thanks so much for the lovely review. I was honoured to be able to take the two of you out during your 'less than 12 hours in NZ' stopover! It seemed like a day spent with new friends, and it was great that you were...More

Reviewed 29 July 2010

I recommend the Urban Maori Experience tour to all my friends and colleagues who are visiting New Zealand and want to know what they should do to experience something of Maori culture. You'll get a great introduction to Maori history, politics, culture, and contemporary life....More

Thank werry001
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Thank you for the lovely and in-depth review. I love hearing feedback from NZ'ers- if we can impress you, then the tours must be genuine and genuinely good! Plus being able to change your impression of Auckland to a positive one has to go into...More

Reviewed 11 July 2010

Potiki was definitely the way to go. They were great in all aspects from capturing the present-day significance of Maori culture to seeing NZ in all its beauty to just having fun! I would definitely recommend them to anyone!More

Thank sarahauyeung
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Thanks so much for reviewing your tour online! It's fabulous when people don't just tell me or the guides how much they enjoyed it at the end of the day, but we are especially thrilled when you take the time to put it out there...More

Reviewed 1 July 2010

The guides were wonderfully in touch with NZ and Maori culture and history. TAKE THIS TOUR. It's the off-the-beaten-path intro to NZ. Great vibe and good pace to the day's activities. I went with a large group of students studying abroad. They tailored the experience...More

Thank mb900s
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2010

Thank you so much for taking the time out of your studies to post this review. We love working with freshly arrived students as well as regular travellers, as it's so important for you to get a good grounding in our history, and to learn...More

Reviewed 17 May 2010

My friend and I went on the Urban Maori tour with Potiki tours in march. It was a brilliant way to get an understanding of the history and relationship between Maori and Pakeha (whites) in New Zealand. There was a good mix of chat, walking,...More

Thank tikitouristlondon
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2010

Thank you so much for your review - this is one of the key things that we hope that travelers will take away from the experience with us - that this is a unique country where both our Maori and our white cultures weave into...More

Reviewed 9 May 2010

I had a fantastic day! I would recommend Potiki tours to anyone who wants to learn about New Zealand and Maori culture. I really didn't feel as if I was on a tour but more as if I was spending my day with a friend....More

Thank Steffyvr
Potiki_Aotearoa, Owner at Mohio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2010

Thank you for your lovely review. It is great to take out people who really 'get' the style of our tours, that we wish for you to feel that you are not a 'tourist on a bus tour' but that you are like a friend...More

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