Amazing Day Tours NZ

Shore Excursions

Need great day tour to Rotorua and Tauranga?

Shore Excursions

  • Looking for a Cruise Ship shore excursions that will show you the best of the Tauranga and Rotorua sights in this region ?
  • Do you want a fun filled day that will be a wonderful memory of your visit to New Zealand ?
  • Can you get all this at a reasonable cost?
  • Join us for the day and let us share our fabulous region with you.

Shore Excursions Map

We are locals who have lived with our family here for over 30 years and having toured the world extensively we understand what the international visitor is looking for. Highly rated in tripadvisor just look at what people say when they have been on our shore tours. Let us guide you through the best Geysers, mud pools and hot springs, geothermal parks New Zealand has to offer. We will share the Maori culture and legends with you.

Let us tell you the stories of this amazing area. We will tell you the how the region evolved in a brief and entertaining way, from its volcanic origin to today, we will share the facts and figures of the region, Show you and, discuss the farming, Horticultural, and forestry sectors, explain the importance of the Kiwi fruit industry to this region, discuss the New Zealand economy and importance of our export trade.

  • We will view the beautiful scenic lakes, beaches and country side, cities and small towns along the way and personally guide you to the most outstanding scenes and sights available.
  • Our costs are reasonable and often a lot cheaper than the cruise ship tours which hire 50 seater coaches.
  • We are able to navigate around and avoid many of the large crowds and get more sights and experiences into your day.
  • We will be with you every step of the way to ensure you get the best from your day in our backyard and make this a highlight of your New Zealand Holiday experience.
  • We guarantee to get you back to your ship well before your sailing time.

Cruise Ship Shore Excursions to Rotorua & Tauranga:

Specializing in Small Group Guided Tours. We have two vehicles for you to choose from:

1. One vehicle is for set shore excursions and tours to Rotorua This is a comfortable 9 passenger seater van and Bruce your guide will give you a great day. This fixed itinerary shore excursions is the most popular tour for visitors to our region and packs in the best highlights for a cruise ship shore excursion to Tauranga and Rotorua Shore Excursions with a Day Tour of Rotorua: See the itinerary

  • Our most popular shore excursions from Tauranga showcases the main attractions within Rotorua, including the geothermal scenic site and Maori culture at Te Puia
  • We will pick you up at the Tauranga wharf where your ship is docked.
  • You will see Rotorua thermal wonderland and Maori culture at its best at Te Puia in Rotorua.
  • Here you will see the best Geyser in New Zealand, boiling mud and other geothermal activity.
  • View the Maori village, the Carving and weaving demonstrations and a Kiwi bird enclosure.
  • Enjoy the scenic drive, sights and beaches of Tauranga and lakes of Rotorua.
  • Hear the story of the Kiwi fruit industry and other industry in the region.
  • Learn how the region ticks and why with its mild climate it is one of the fastest growing and most desirable areas to live in New Zealand.
  • A great day to see our region in 6 to 8 hours depending on your ship arrival and departure times.
  • We have you back at your ship often with time to browse the local Mount Maunganui township only a few minutes walk from the port.

This tour is highly rated in tripadvisor. Have a look at what other people have to say about Amazing Day Tours shore excursions.

Rotorua Day Tour NZ$160 ($106 USD approx.) per person (max 9 people)


2. The second vehicle, customize your own shore excursion of the region

  • This is a modern people mover that is comfortable for  2 to 6 persons
  • The van can be hired for two to six persons.

Irene your guide will custom design your shore excursions and this has been most popular with many people who want to pack more into their day with a personalized guide in a smaller vehicle. Often four persons who are travelling together will book the day with Irene for their personalized shore excursions and tours. Our Custom guided shore excursions tours around the Bay of Plenty can be designed for a solo traveler and private groups up to 15 persons. Just email us and we can design the perfect  shore excursions day for you and your party. Custom Regional Day tours from Tauranga offer you the choice of places and activities you would like to see and do. Starting from the Port of Tauranga, you decide what you want to see, how long you want to stay at an attraction and when you want to move on to the next one. Whether you want to experience Rotorua’s Volcanic Wonders and Geothermal Delights, explore the Movie location of Hobbiton (Lord of the Rings Movies) or enjoy the local sights and shops in the Tauranga region we will custom design the shore excursions  tour for you. You choose the pace of what you want to see!! Benefits: No waiting for other people just move on when you are ready for the next sightseeing option you want to visit. Entrance fees are additional, however we can offer discounted rates at most sites Our Custom guided shore excursions around the Bay of Plenty can be designed for a solo traveller and private groups up to 15 persons.. Just email us and we can design the perfect  shore excursions day for you and your party.

Custom Tour Vehicle & Guide cost: from NZ$700/Day 2-6 People


Our shore excursions and custom guided tours around the Bay of Plenty can be designed for a solo traveller and private groups of any number. Just email us and we can design the perfect shore excursions for you and your party.

And of course we guarantee to get you back to your ship well before your sailing time!

What clients are saying:

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8 Sterling Gate Drive,
Tauranga 3110,
New Zealand 7367

+64 7 572 1277

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