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Shore Excursions from Tauranga


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Tauranga Sightseeing

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This 3 hour tour offers you a chance see the best of the Tauranga & Mount Maunganui region, its harbour and beaches. You will see the historic Elms Mission Station, one of New Zealand's oldest buildings, then up to the Minden lookout for panoramic views over the harbour and kiwifruit orchards. The tour will include a short stop to see a Kiwifruit orchard and a popular local art & crafts centre on the waterfront in Tauranga, before heading back to the ship along the great ocean beach at Mount Maunganui.

This is an optional tour from Tauranga specifically designed for cruise ship passengers.
The tour is 3 hours in duration and departs Tauranga at 10.00am and 1.30pm and returns 1.00pm or 4.30pm.

We depart from just outside the port exit gate in Salisbury Avenue, just a few minutes walk from the ships gangway. look out for the TRG-6 sign.

10.00am or 1.30
1.00pm or 4.30p
NZ$ 65
  


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Explore Rotorua on your own

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This full day tour allows you to explore Rotorua at your leisure with the chance to enjoy the beautiful scenery on route between Tauranga and Rotorua. On arriving in Rotorua the coach has 5 stops, these cover the best destinations in Rotorua. The coach circulates between these stops 4 times during the day to allow you to hop on and off at your leisure and experience the best destinations Rotorua has to offer.

This is an optional tour from Tauranga specifically designed for cruise ship passengers.

The Tour is 7 hours in duration and departs Tauranga at 10.00am and returns at 5.00pm, this will ensure you will arrive at the cruise ship well before the appointed departure.

Join the tour at the Salisbury Avenue port exit gate, look out for the TRG-3 sign.

10.00am
5.00pm
NZ$ 99
  


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Tauranga & Rotorua Day Tour Te Puia included

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A full day tour, from Tauranga, to experience both the sights and geothermal wonders of Rotorua and learn about its farming heritage. In Rotorua enjoy a Maori cultural performance in an authentic Marae at Te Puia and see the native Kiwi bird in its nocturnal habitat. Sightseeing through Rotorua including the historic Bathhouse and Government Gardens, the Blue Baths and Polynesian Spa before heading back to the ship by an alternative route.

This is an optional tour from Tauranga specifically designed for cruise ship passengers.
The Tour is 7 hours in duration and departs Tauranga at 10.00am and returns at 5.00pm, this will ensure you will arrive at the cruise ship well before the appointed departure.
Join the tour at the Salisbury Avenue port exit gate, look out for the TRG-8 sign.


10.00
5.00
NZ$ 159
  


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Hobbiton Movie Set Tour Tauranga

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A day tour, from Tauranga, to see the famous Lord of the Rings and Hobbit Movie set on this 6 hour tour to Matamata just over the hills from Tauranga. An hours scenic drive brings you to the sheep farm selected by Peter Jackson for his movie masterpieces. A guided tour will bring to life the scenes from these box office hits. You can buy lunch at the Green Dragon pub used in the movie before returning to Tauranga, with a short stop at a Honey Center on the way back.

This is an optional tour from Tauranga specifically designed for cruise ship passengers.
The tour is 6 hours in duration and departs Tauranga at 10.00am and returning to Tauranga by 4.00pm, this will ensure you arrive at the Cruise ship before departure. 
Join the tour at the Salisbury Avenue port exit gate, look out for the TRG-17 sign.

10.00am
4.00pm
NZ$ 159
  


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Combination Hobbiton & Rotorua Day Tour

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This tour provides you with the opportunity to experience both Hobbiton and Rotorua . A full day tour from Tauranga travelling first to Hobbiton with a guided tour of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film set. Then onto Rotorua with sightseeing and admission to Te Puia with guided tour, cultural experience and kiwi viewing

09.00 am
5.30 pm
NZ$ 249