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Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours

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Enjoy some of Auckland’s most illustrated locations, with experienced guides from Ngati Whatua Orakei. As ahikaa (keepers of the fire of Auckland) we will provide a first-hand experience of the rich history of Ngati Whatua Orakei and Tamaki Makaurau...more
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Auckland Central, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were extremely pleased with our time with Jamie on this tour. He is Maori and therefore could share with us his personal history and experiences, We knew we would be having only a short time in Aukland before embarking on a two week tour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joan P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Jamie, our guide was extremely informative, passionate and knowledgeable. We were told about the history and culture of the Maori, some of their hardships, their struggles, and how they are preparing for the future. This tour is highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We participated in the Heaven and Earth Tour atop Maungawhau (Mt Eden). Jaime was our guide, and gave us a history of his Maori people in Auckland and their relationship to their lands.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

We were incredibly excited to do this tour and booked in advance. There were two of us and we were warned that the tour may be cancelled if the minimum numbers (4) weren't reached. Having not heard anything different on the morning, we caught an...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Amazing way to learn about the history of Auckland and see the city from above. A big thanks to our guide Jaime who was knowledgeable and friendly who answered all our question.

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Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

What a great tour I had with a fantastic guide!!! Highly recommend. I did a day tour bushwalk in beautiful Auckland

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Irit F
NWOTourism, Development Partner at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2018

Kia ora Irit, Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Ngā mihi, The Tamaki Hikoi team

Reviewed April 22, 2018

We'd originally booked for the Maungawhau visit, but because of the weather we went instead to Bastion Point, passing Orakei en route. We had two very knowledgeable guides with extensive knowledge of the history of early settlement and of current challenges and future aspirations for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marianne K
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Did a "Volcanic Walking Tour" arranged through our cruise ship. Having a Maori guide provided insites to the Maori culture. We walked to the top of Mount Eden and heard the legends. Stopped at the Winter Garden and enjoyed a spectacular floral display before having...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 20, 2017

I found the tour to be very interesting. The information the guide shared gave a great insight into the history of the city and the people of the land. A real in depth tour into the life of Maori and their culture.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Roiteua
NWOTourism, NWO Business Development - Tourism at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2017

Tēnā koe, thank you for joining us for our Heaven to Earth tour. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again some day. Ngā mihi, the Tāmaki Hikoi team.

Reviewed November 20, 2017

This was an amazing first experience for me! So interesting to hear the history of the mountain and hear a descendant speak of their ancestors who resided on the beautiful mountain in the past.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank iyanah5
NWOTourism, NWO Business Development - Tourism at Tamaki Hikoi Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2017

Tēnā koe, thank you for joining us for our Heaven to Earth tour. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again some day. Ngā mihi, the Tāmaki Hikoi team.

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