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Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer

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Address: Waitomo Caves, New Zealand
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+64 3-477 9083
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Headfirst Travel's Waitomo Wanderer offers transport to Waitomo from...

Headfirst Travel's Waitomo Wanderer offers transport to Waitomo from Rotorua. Book your desired tour in Waitomo and let us get you there, or book your tour at Black Water Rafting with us and experience the world famous Glowworm Caves or Legendary Black Water Rafting on the Black Abyss. Operated by Headfirst Travel, who also manage the Geyser Link Shuttle, Larnach Castle Tours, Dunedin Combos, Bottom Bus and Penguins Crossing.

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Waitomo Day Trip from Auckland
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Best thing to do on the North Island

I traveled with headfirst from Auckland to Waitmo Caves and did the Black Abyss, if anyone is concidering what tour to choose in the caves: Do black abyss! It was the most amazing... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I traveled with headfirst from Auckland to Waitmo Caves and did the Black Abyss, if anyone is concidering what tour to choose in the caves: Do black abyss! It was the most amazing tour I have ever done! On forehand I didn't think I had it in me to do a 35 meter absail, but I was wrong!! Ha ha... More 

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora! Tank you for taking the time to leave us your very detailed review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your day's with us, Hobbiton is one of our North Island favourites also. Many thanks and Warm Regards from the Headfirst Travel Team More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such an amazing day doing the Black Labrinth and Hobbiton tours in One day from Rotorua. All my tour drivers we're top class. Humour and Knowledge. Thank you for making my Birthday amazing!

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia ora and HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with us. Many thanks and warm regards from the Headfirst Travel Team. More 

Hue, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a fantastic time with Headfirst travel visiting famous sites around Rotorua with my family in February. The guides were all really friendly and knowledgeable and they provided us with a lot of information, not only about the tours we were going on but the general area on the way to the various destinations. The tours ran seamlessly from... More 

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora! Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We are glad to hear that your day with us was a memorable one for all the right reasons. Many thanks and warm regards, The Headfirst Trave Team More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Head first Travel where friendly knowledgeable and where a great way to get to Waitomo from Auckland and back again one day highly recommend!!

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We are very happy to hear that your day with us was a memorable one! Many thanks and warm regards from the Headfirst Travel Team. Kakite More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To start with I instantly felt very comfortable when getting onto the bus. The tour guide was very kind and talkative and provided us with valuable information about Maori culture and New Zealand in general on route from Auckland to Waitomo. The black Abyss was absolutely incredible ! A really adventurous and enjoyable way of seeing the glow worm caves.... More 

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We are very happy to hear that your day with us was a memorable one! Many thanks and warm regards from the Headfirst Travel Team. Kakite More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

I did the Black Labyrinth and Hobbiton with Headfirst Travel. Everything went really smooth and was very organized. I started my trip in Auckland, where the driver Leonie picked me up. She took me and everyone else to the Waitomo Caves. On the way she told us a bunch of things about the area. Apparently she used to work on... More 

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with all of our drivers. The Hobbiton Movie Set is one of our favorites as well! Many thanks and warm Regards from the Headfirst Travel Team! Kakite More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

I was booked on to the Abyss tour with Hobbiton. Now, a few things went wrong on the day to be perfectly honest in terms of the journey there BUT without a shadow of a doubt, the humanity, humour, resilience, more humour, interest, care, and compassion that our driver, LEONIE showed for us was outstanding. Whilst it was one of... More 

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora!!! We are happy to hear that Leonie made your experience, while a little different than expected, a great one! Many thanks and warm regards from the Headfirst Travel Team. Kakite More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I took all my day trips with headfirst and they were all really nice! Headfirst has a really cool team of bus drivers who also act as tourguides as you drive around the area of Rotorua (from where I've taken all my tours) there is one who really stood out and that was Kahurangi (Blue) he was my driver when... More 

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with Blue! Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Ka Kite from the Headfirst Travel Team! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Thank you Leonie Yanú for this beautiful and entertaining trip to waitomo and hobbiton. It was such a lovely day, even boring busrides were fun the whole time. Your driving skills, your incredible knowledge about your country and your warmhearted Maori spirit enriched my journey so much. Thankkkkkkkkkkss, cheers

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Headfirsttravel, Front Office Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia Ora! Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback and we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your day with us! Many thanks and warm regards the Headfirst Travel Team! More 

Launceston, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

I went to Waitomo Caves and Hobbiton with Headfirst Travel and had a wonderful day with our guide Leonie :) There were only 2 of us on the bus that day which made it even more fun! Leonie was extremely friendly and knowledgeable, and I loved her stories - both about the different areas we passed through as well as... More 

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Headfirsttravel, Public Relations Manager at Headfirst Travel - Waitomo Wanderer, responded to this review

Kia ora thank you so much for the lovely review. So pleased to hear our tour delivered to your expectations. kind regards Headfirst Travel team More 

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