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Adventure Puketi

476 Puketi Road | Bay Of Islands, Okaihau 0475, New Zealand
+64 9-401 9095
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Bay of Islands Shore Excursion: Puketi Rainforest Guided Walk
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Puketi Rainforest Guided Walks
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“night walk” (31 reviews)
“forest walk” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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476 Puketi Road | Bay Of Islands, Okaihau 0475, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved everything about our experience in the Puketi Forest. Ian’s passion for the trees, fauna and flora of his forest is contagious. The whole family enjoyed the walk, the deep knowledge imparted and the beauty of the majestic trees. The Kauri trees are simply...More

Thank Yasser S
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for the fabulous review, most of all, we are glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 14 December 2017

We spent two nights at the Puketi Heights B&B. Barbara was the perfect host and the B&B very comfortable, guests even have their own living area and access to a spa pool. Barbara is very friendly and even made us a delicious antipasti platter on...More

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KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Thank you very much for your review, we loved having you.

Reviewed 13 December 2017

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KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Went on the afternoon half day walk, just the two of us. Didn't really know what to expect, but it certainly surpassed any expectations we may have had. It was fascinating to learn more about the forest and the flora and fauna in it, and...More

Thank AJWSM
KAURITREE, Director of Sales at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you very much, a pleasure having you in Puketi Kauri rain forest.

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Since it's still off season, I reached out to Barbara to ask about availability. She was kind enough to host us at their B&B despite not being open yet for the season! So nice! The accommodation is lovely - clean, spacious, cozy. Bathroom is really...More

Thank Sara J
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We loved having you.

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous experience! We did the night walk with Ian and what a knowledgeable and nice person. We learnt all about the forest, the birds (didnt see any but it was pitch black), the bees and everything inbetween. We also saw lots of creepy...More

Thank Julialeigh
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you for the Review. The Night walk is our Signature walk.

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Even though our ship was late Ian was there waiting and greeted us with a smile. While all the passengers were herded like cattle onto buses, we jumped in Ian's vehicle for a scenic ride to the forest. We avoided all tourists and enjoyed our...More

Thank Tina B
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you for the review.We are very lucky the Forest has trails that are unknown to the Tourists.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

The hike was great and having Ian as a guide was the best. He is so knowledgeable about the entire forest. His knowledge of the Flora, fauna, management of the forest made the hiking experience so worthwhile. The Kauri trees were fabulous. Birds are plentiful...More

Thank recresllc
KAURITREE, Owner at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you for the review.Awesome that you had the best hiking experience.

Reviewed 11 March 2017

I am a solo traveller so a well organised , informative tour was my need. This was fulfilled in every way from the moment I was met by Barbara and Ian and taken to meet Helen , my guide for the forest walk. Helen 's...More

Thank Joan R
KAURITREE, Manager at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for your review, our guides are well versed in the flora, fauna and history of the Pu.keti forest

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We took the 1/2 day trip. Our hosts, Barbara and Ian, were fantastic. Both are long time native New Zealanders. Ian served as our guide, and was extremely knowledgeable and -- most importantly, friendly and welcoming. He shared so much more than just the names...More

Thank eikogirl
KAURITREE, Manager at Adventure Puketi, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Thank you so much for appreciated review. We are happy that you enjoyed your forest hike with Adventure Puketi.

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