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Elite Adventures is an award winning tour company providing scheduled and private half-day and full day tours of Rotorua. We also organise custom-made private and group tours and shore excursions to Rotorua from Tauranga port. Tell us where your...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did the one day small group cultural eco tour. The morning and early afternoon were the geothermal features and the late afternoon was a Mauri school and village. Our guide,Kay, was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. Would highly recommend the tour and Kay.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TorontoRoemer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Linda is knowledgeable, well organised, friendly and quickly was able to read the needs and interests of the participants of our small group tour. Her vehicle was immaculately clean, seat belts all functional and an additional step for getting on and off. The commentary was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Leanne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour to wai-o-tapu. Our guide, Linda, was really friendly and nice in every way. One of the beat guides I have ever met.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Taggen86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were one of two couples, each on a different half day tour, so they fitted us in together doing the lot. And it was a lot, slightly confusing, and interesting. Two lakes of different colours that looked the same and early tourists to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank readysteadyteddy
Reviewed 7 December 2018

Today we took the Eco Thermal Small Group Morning Tour and afternoon Tribal Footprints Tour and couldn't be happier. Our morning guides Trent and Brad explained in detail where we were visiting and historical facts. Their commentary and wit was most enjoyable. The Tribal Footprints...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank obcrower
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

We ended up with a private tour of Wai O Tapu. It was supposed to be a small group tour but we were the only booking. The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. She gave my spouse lots of time to take photos and good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JyssicaS
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Fascination tour of the thermal pools. Nice small group. Very knowledgeable guide. Now adding more words for 100 characters.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bill L
Reviewed 15 November 2018

We were in Rotorua for part of our honeymoon tour around New Zealand. We did the full-day eco-thermal tour and had Linda as our guide. I can't recommend this more highly. Linda was an amazing guide. We saw so many of the wonderful thermal sights...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jamie O
brianwX6999OO, Manager at Elite Adventures Rotorua Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hi JamieO Thank you for taking time out of your day to review your time with Elite Adventures. Elite Adventures is fortunate to have Linda apart of our team, and I will ensure she sees your kind comments. Having the flexibility of being in a...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018

My husband and I were in Rotorua for 3 nights, and joined this full-day tour at the end of Oct. Linda was our guide, and she was absolutely outstanding. She was very knowledgeable about the area and the Maori culture. We had a full day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bichon_ELJ
brianwX6999OO, Manager at Elite Adventures Rotorua Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hi Bichon_ELJ Thank you for taking time out of your day to review your time with Elite Adventures. Elite Adventures is fortunate to have Linda apart of our team, and I will ensure she sees your kind comments. Having the flexibility of being in a...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

What a great morning we had with Linda showing us mud pools, rock fissures blasting out steam, amazing pools of almost impossible colours and an impressive geyser. Linda was a font of knowledge and able to reveal much of the science as well as the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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brianwX6999OO, Manager at Elite Adventures Rotorua Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hi Christine and G Thank you for taking time out of your day to review your time with Elite Adventures. Elite Adventures is fortunate to have Linda apart of our team, and I will ensure she sees your kind comments. Yes, we are living on...More

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heb50
16 July 2017|
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Response from Trent N | Property representative |
Thanks for your email and inquiry. We can offer you a private tour with pick up from Ramada Resorts and tour around sights on the 22nd Sept, we are available does this suit? Let me know what you would like to see and I can... More
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Response from eliteadventures | Property representative |
Hi James, Thank you for your email and inquiry. Unfortunately we are booked out for the date you have requested due to the ships arrival. We do wish you have a great holiday whilst you are here in New Zealand... More
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