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TOTAL TOURS, Paihia, Bay of Islands, Northland, NZ : Wine Tasting, Food, Tasting, Craft & Scenic Tours. New Zealand is a land like no other. We bring together unique soil, climate, water, pioneering spirit and offer exciting adventures. TOTAL TOURS...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic day - Annette is a great host, went to three local wineries with a lunch at AkeAke, and a finale at the chocolate factory. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Genuine , simply GENUINE! , A "fair dinkum" tour , relaxed , versatile . We had such a special time treated like royalty , we had both Allan and Annette with our group ,and they are both natural and funny as ,, the only pain...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lyall Q
TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Marvellous to have you join us. We had a great day with everyone. See you next time Thanks A&A

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can highly recommend this tour. Annette was great and tailored the tour to fit in with what we liked - wine not chocolate. The wi wry where we were booked for lunch was closed but Annette found a great alternative venue which actually allowed to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jane6396
TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Enjoyed your company. The the beauty of the Bay is most businesses we visit are locally owned and operated and not to far away to find another.

Reviewed January 12, 2019

After seeing Total Tours brochure at the information centre in Paihia, I called Annette to ask about the Kerikeri tour as the original itinerary online seemed very interesting. After a short conversation over the phone about what we wanted from our tour, we booked it....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nicola89aux
TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much. I enjoyed my time chatting with you all and showing you part of the wonderful North.

Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

We were collected from our hotel mid morning by Allan to do a half day tour, still suffering as two rather jet lagged Brits. He immediately made us feel welcome in NZ and Bay of Islands explaining about things as we went along including flora...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wonderful to have you join us. Allan really enjoyed his adventure with you . We do like to give the personal touch, as every visitor has a different wish. Look forward to entertaining you again. :) Safe travels

Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

We had a perfect afternoon cruising around the Bay’s wineries. Annette was a fabulous host, very knowledgeable and gave us lots of facts about the area as well. Thanks guys! We had a great time

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Siobhanwww
TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

It was a pleasure to have you guys join me.

Reviewed December 31, 2018

We would highly recommend this enjoyable way to spend an afternoon in the company of Annette, tripping about several wineries in the region and sampling chocolate from Makana. We really enjoyed meeting the owners of each winery and listening to them explain and educate us...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hrv56
TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

Thanks for joining me It was a great afternoon. Always like to add an extra stop if time permits.

Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Annette was very knowledgeable, prompt and friendly. The tour was very enjoyable. The wine was very good with something to suit everyone's taste. The added bonus of the exellent cheese & chocolate factories was a great inclusion.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GavinC817
TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Thanks so much a few extra treats on a Wine Tour is always good I think :)

Reviewed September 3, 2018

My first ever wine/cheese tasting tour consisted of stops at the renowned Mahoe cheese factory, three local wineries and the incredible Makana chocolate factory/ café. Annette is a great host, lots of laughs were had and I enjoyed getting slightly tipsy with the sights, sounds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ConnorA125
AnnetteG54, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Wonderful to have you guys join me. Cheers

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Annette was a great host and showed us around a local cheese maker for some tastings, various wineries and even finishing with a chocolate factory! Highly recommend if you visiting and looking for to spend a relaxing afternoon in the area!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KarenC8629
TotalToursPaihia, Owner at Total Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Thanks so much Bay of Islands has so many family business's offering delicious treats

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