Haere mai – Come join us
EXPLORE OUR RANGE OF TOURS
Immerse yourself on one of our tours and take in some of the most beautiful natural vistas Tauranga and its harbour has to offer. You’ll join Paula, Porina or Reon, storytellers all of French/Māori heritage who will allow you to don a cultural lens and recount historic events, stories handed down from their tūpuna (ancestors) and then seen through modern day Te Ao Māori (the world of the Māori People).
Te Awanui Trail
Scintillating harbour views at the start of the cycle trail coupled with an educational if not entertaining recount of life for Tangata whenua (the Maori people of Aotearoa) most of trail will leave you coming back for more. Includes light refreshments from the Cider Factorie.
Te Awanui Harbour Cruise
Join us on a scenic and cultural journey of the Te Awanui harbour with our experienced Kaiārahi.
Te Awanui ki Tai
Take in the sights and wonders of the Te Awanui (Tauranga) harbour. Cruise around Motuhoa, drift into Hunters creek. If you are lucky you may see pods of orca, dolphin or even stingrays.
Tours leave from Omokoroa, Salisbury Wharf, Mount Maunganui or The Strand, Tauranga.
Please call us for more details. Cruise accommodates maximum 15 people.
Te Awanui ki Uta
A 1 & ½ hour eBike experience spanning a portion of the Omokoroa to Tauranga Cycle trail. Start your ride from Plummer’s point jetty in Whakamarama and visit Ongarahu, one of many historic pā sites dotted around coastal Te Awanui.
Te Awa o Wairoa
Learn local history on the water, get wet and reintroduce yourself to your core! Guided tour takes in the stunning beauty along the banks of the Wairoa river coupled with local narrative of the histories of the people of Tauranga Moana.
Te Whole Shebang!
A three hour historical and cultural heritage tour includes history of Tauranga as seen through the lens of tangata whenua (people of the land), harbour cruise and eBike trail. Light refreshments are provided at local restaurant and cellar door, The Cider Factorie.