• Welcome to the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame

    We are very proud to have achieved the TripAdvisors 2018 Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. We thanks all those customers who joined our tours and took the time to write such supportive reviews, they are very much appreciated. We also thank the wonderful attractions we visit throughout the year who contribute to making such […]

    Posted at May 28, 2018 »By Mark »Categories News »
  • Spring Bells Ring to Welcome Royals Back to Dunedin

    Dunedin’s bells will be ringing tomorrow to celebrate the first Royal Albatross to return for the Spring breeding season at Taiaroa Head. In a long held tradition Dunedin’s churches, schools and public buildings will be pealing their bells across the city at 1pm Tuesday 19th September Otago Peninsula Trust Marketing Manager, Sophie Barker says “As […]

    Posted at September 18, 2017 »By Mark »Categories News »
  • Taieri Gorge Railway trip

    After 56 days of repair work through the Taieri Gorge after the July floods, we had the pleasure of travelling on the Taieri Gorge Railway for their first train trip through the Gorge, on the completion of this repair work. Well done to all those who worked so hard in getting the tracks up and […]

    Posted at September 17, 2017 »By Mark »Categories News »
  • Why small tour groups are better

    Large groups only benefit the tour operator or travel agent who make more money. Of course there are rare instances where traveling in a large group is necessary but more often a small group is a far better value for your dollar. The large group must travel in a large bus which limits the roads […]

    Posted at August 28, 2017 »By Mark »Categories News »
  • 2017 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

    Awesome Tours NZ has just earned a 2017 Certificate of Excellence for the 5th year in a row. Well done team!

    Posted at July 18, 2017 »By Delmorpheus »Categories News »
  • 2016 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

    We’re thrilled to announce that Awesome Tours NZ has been selected for the 2016 Certificate of Excellence, reflecting the consistently great reviews we’ve earned on TripAdvisor. Thank you to the Awesome Tours team and to all our guests that toured with us and took the time to write a review.

    Posted at May 25, 2016 »By Mark »Categories News »