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Waikari, Waikari, New Zealand
+64 3-314 2030
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Two more days of fun

Hi Sandi & Phil, Thanks for giving us the opportunity to see more stunning scenery that we would... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Amazing day out

A truly amazing day out! Sandi and Phil took great care of us, with lovely homemade food and great... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2016
Tom V
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Waikari, Waikari, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Hi Sandi & Phil, Thanks for giving us the opportunity to see more stunning scenery that we would never have found on our own. Both the Rainbow Road and Mount Somers trips were up there with the earlier tours you have provided. Just as much...More

Thank Paulpope
Reviewed 2 July 2016

A truly amazing day out! Sandi and Phil took great care of us, with lovely homemade food and great stories and perspectives on what we were looking at. It felt like a real off the beaten path experience, with breathtaking scenery in every direction, and...More

Thank Tom V
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Sandi and Phil were amazing guides through the stunning country that is NZ. Impossible to take a bad picture and if you happen to be a LOTR fan it's a great way to see where some of the most famous scenes were shot (you have...More

Thank JoshScottGarland
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Sandi and Phil were perfect tour guides. A friend and I did the LotR tour, and have an awesome time seeing all the sites around Christchurch. Food was fantastic, and they picked us up right on time from our hotel. 10/10 would recommend!

Thank James A
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Such fun to spend the day with Sandi & Phil....we ate like royalty with loads of lovely homemade food, spent a most interesting day, brought alive by lots of anecdotes and saw such amazing sights. A thoroughly action packed day with great company!

Thank hazeeyt
Reviewed 25 May 2016

A great day out with fun hosts who organised everything perfectly. To sit in the sun on the provided deck chairs amidst the beautiful mountains and running water enjoying a well prepared picnic lunch and just soak it all in was just heaven. All day...More

Reviewed 5 May 2016

This was our second trip with Sandi and Phil. They have still got it. Great tour, great company, well organised, and lots of fun. Book them.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Joyous , if you want one word to describe our day trip with Phil and Sandi . Myself and my wife went on around the world tour for our honeymoon and only had 2 days in Canterbury so it was great to get some much...More

Thank Abey C
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

I could not have for a better tour to LOTR country. Phil and Sandi have infectious enthusiasm for their country and are a wealth information about all things NZ. They picked me up in Christchurch and we headed out to spectacular scenery. It was so...More

Thank Karen_in_NoVA
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We went on the 2 day high country tour. Phil and Sandi were great hosts. They took us up to Lake Cambridge and the surrounding lakes to the north where many locals from Christchurch take their watercraft and fishing poles for holiday. I especially liked...More

Thank ovahimba
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