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A 2 Week Tour - The Tasman New Zealand

Posted on March 22, 2019 at 2:10 PM

This is a start of a 2 week tour with a lovely couple visiting from the Waikato New Zealand. They are exploring the Tasman region to start with and so far the weather has been great! Their trip out with  Wilsons Abel Tasman was great. Every private customised tour should try and incorpoate a trip like this.

Nelson Cruise Ship Shore Tour

Posted on March 14, 2019 at 11:45 AM

Today I had a lovely couple off the Seabourn Encore docked in Nelson today from LA in the USA. They enjoyed a small taste of what the Tasman has to offer, beaches, wineries and art and they have left with a great experience not just a tour. New Zealand Private tours are the way to go!

A Great Picton Cruise Shore Tour

Posted on March 5, 2019 at 2:30 AM

I had a great private tour today off the Ovation of the Seas from Picton, with 3 lovely couples visiting from Arizona.We practically laughed our way around the Marlborough, as they sampled a few lovely wines from Yealands Wines and Wairau River Wines .....on route to Havelock and the Mussel Pot New Zealand for lunch ...Happy sailing guys ...will be toasting you later tonight!..Cheers

Great Great Day in Kaikoura

Posted on February 21, 2019 at 1:35 PM

Today it was all about Kaikoura on their private tour and Whale watching which they thoroughly enjoyed! The landscape after the 2016 Earthquake is amazing so a little time was spent around the shores and spotting more seals. They have really enjoyed their time in the Marlborough New Zealand I wish you both happy and safe travels back to the UK...It has been a pleasure and will see you down the track this year!

A Great Day in the Marlborough

Posted on February 20, 2019 at 3:10 AM

Last night I started a 3 Day private tour with 2 lovely Guests visiting from the UK, who arrived off the Interislander and their itinerary had incorporated the #Marlborough #Wineries and tomorrow the #Kaikoura #Whalewatching. It has been a great day and the bonus, #Seal pups along the much fun!



Picton Cruise Shore Tour

Posted on February 16, 2019 at 9:50 PM

Yesterday I had a private cruise shore tour from Picton with some lovely people from California and once again Yealands Winery and Havelock were a hit. They enjoyed their private tour through the beautiful Marlborough - Hope you had a great day in Wellington today!....Safe Travels through New Zealand.

A Great Day Out with the Pelorus Mail Boat

Posted on February 16, 2019 at 9:25 PM

This was a great day out with the #Pelorusmailboat #Marlborough - Thanks Guys, a great experience and the bonus wildlife was exceptional - dolphins, stingrays and Gannets along with a few seals here and there...will add this to a few of my private tours around the South Island of New Zealand.

Picton Cruise Shore Tour

Posted on February 16, 2019 at 1:10 PM

Well today I enjoyed the company of 4 lovely people from Texas off the #Cruiseship #Silversea docked in #Picton today. Their private tour took them through some stunning scenery in the #Marlborough #Toursbylocals . I wish you all the best and hope you enjoy Gisborne. Happy sailing! I hope you loved your time in New Zealand.

Picton Cruise Ship Shore Tour

Posted on January 31, 2019 at 12:00 AM

Well today my Guests, who I toured with yesterday from #Nelson enjoyed a #tour with me in #Picton. As the #Cruiseship left early, we concentrated on #Yealandswinery and then a scenic drive through to #Havelock to try a few mussels at the #Musselpot. Always great food and quick service. They left this afternoon with a good taste of the #Tasman and #Marlborough

Nelson Cruise Ship Shore Tour

Posted on January 30, 2019 at 11:55 AM

Today was the best weather for exploring the Abel Tasman  #NationalPark from #Nelson for my lovely Guests visiting from the USA. It was a taste and a scenic #tour through #Marahau and #Kaiteriteri. Their #privatetour took in the stunning coastal scenery and the growing areas of hops, berries and vineyards, surrounding #motueka. It was lunch at the #MoutereHillsVineyard before finishing their day at #WOW. #Toursbylocals. They loved their first day with me....tomorrow another day from #Picton.