New Zealand

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Craig Rome Licensed

  • 5 stars 3 Reviews
  • 5 Bookings

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Languages:
English (primary)
  • Japanese (Fluent)

Top part is my introduction in English.     下の部分日本語の自己紹介よろしくお願いします。
Born and brought up on dairy farm in South West of Scotland.
Educated in Edinburgh and Agricultural College on West Coast of Scotland.
Migrated to New Zealand in 1977.
Dairy Farm Management.
Hotel Management Queenstown Auckland.
Owner operator Coffee Shop Bakery 5 years in Christchurch.
Lived 5 years in Japan working as an English Teacher whilst learning Japanese.
Began guiding Japanese tourists in Christchurch 1993 and set up own tour company CanNZ Tours in 1998.
Have worked as a tour guide in the South Island fo
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Mike Stearne Licensed

  • 5 stars 1 Review
  • 4 Bookings

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English

Explore New Zealand in style with Mike the Guide! I am a private tour guide for solo travellers, couples and small groups who want to see the best of New Zealand without the crowds. I offer a very personal, fun and friendly service for clients who want to feel like they are being shown around by an old friend. For 1-3 clients, we will be travelling in a luxury Mercedes-Benz sedan. For larger groups of up to 11 clients, we can take a very nicely appointed minibus, if you have an even larger group, we can hire a coach and driver and take as many people as you like!
I can help you plan the pe
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Vera Huehn Licensed

  • 5 stars 1 Review
  • 3 Bookings

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Languages:
German (primary)
  • English (Fluent)

My entire career has been in the travel and tourism industry coupled with qualifications and extensive knowledge of local history, culture, heritage and geography. I am your tour guide, driver guide, tour planner and Kiwi host in New Zealand.
My flexible and professional approach in a stunning location is my passion and I thrive to give you a true experience from an insiders perspective. Coupled with all necessary licenses including leading positions in ProGuides New Zealand-the professional association of tour guides in New Zealand I will give you the best value in guiding.
I call New
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Iryna Stewart

  • 4 stars 1 Review
  • 1 Booking

Guide Locations:
Tauranga (primary)
Languages:
Russian (primary)
  • English (Fluent)

Experience Russian speaking guide is available in Auckland and Bay of Plenty area.
Iryna Stewart - professional English- Russian translator and interpreter and Russian speaking guide.
Меня зовут Ирина, я - профессиональный переводчик, живу в Новой Зеландии 10 лет, из них 6 работаю гидом- эксурсоводом по Северному Острову. Член профессиональной ассоциации гидов Новой Зеландии *Proguides NZ*.
Новая Зеландия – экзотическая страна с красивейшими пейзажами, великолепными ладшафтами и довольно интересной ,хотя и не очень древней историей.
В индивидуальных и групповых экскурсии на русском
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Mead Norton

  • 4 stars 1 Review
  • 1 Booking

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Languages:
English

Mead is a professional photographer and experienced traveler having visited over 40 countries and specializes in getting off the beaten "tourist" path to experience every place he visits as authentically as possible.
If you want someone to show you around or if you are a keen photographer and would like him to show you some tips, contact him and he can organize anything you may need.
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Barney Geerligs

  • 4 Bookings

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Languages:
English (primary)
  • Spanish (Fluent)

It´s always a privilege to show guests the Auckland I grew up in and still love to live in.
Guía de habla hispana. No duden en contactarme para cualquier consulta o información.
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Lachezar Karadzhov

  • 3 Bookings

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Languages:
English

I have a passion for photography and have been an enthusiast photographer for most of my life. I have traveled and explored Auckland and the North Island extensively and know the best spots and locations for an up close and personal New Zealand experience. Learn more

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Roger Simister Licensed

  • 1 Booking

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English

Hi my name is Roger, I was born here in Tauranga in the beautiful Bay of Plenty named after James Cook on the ship Endeavour who discovered this area . I now live in its beach neighbour called Mt Maunganui . Whether your visiting the beautiful Bay Of Plenty on one of the many Cruise Ships that visit the Port of Tauranga or your just looking for a great day tour, I can create an itinerary just to suit your group and offer a personally guided tour in one of my luxurious air conditioned minivans.
I have an extensive background in the retail industry and understanding what the customer sati
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Richard & Heather Gallagher Licensed

  • 1 Booking

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Hi !
We are both 5th Generation New Zealander's !
And Freelance Private - Tour Guides or Driver Guides.
Based in Christchurch City in the scenic South Island of New Zealand.
So we know our own backyard rather well !
We carry out mainly driver/guiding roles both on a freelance basis ,on our own account as well as for reputable tour and travel related companies.
Previously being a Directors & founders of a well respected Transport Tour Company for 14+ years.
How ever we do get rather busy guiding especially over the summer months Sept - April. So bookings are a must !
Ful
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Ian Holroyd Licensed

  • 1 Booking

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Languages:
English (primary)
  • French (Basic)

Welcome to paradise, well that's what I call my home town of Mount Maunganui, the beach suburb of the City Of Tauranga just 200km south of Auckland in the North Island of New Zealand. Having lived here for the last 15 years and been a tour guide to many 100's of visitors, I love showing our great country to both international visitors and locals alike. Growing up in London England and living in the capital city until my 30's, I can appreciate the clean green environment that New Zealand offers and the stunning landscape that travellers really enjoy seeing. A varied working life, including Car Learn more

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Radu Mailat

  • 1 Booking

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Languages:
English (primary)
  • German (Fluent)
  • Romanian (Fluent)

Hi,
I always had a passion for the outdoors and therefore there isn't a corner in the North Island that I haven't explored. I am fluent in German and Romanian and I'm sure that I can help you find the perfect view... .
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Slava VORONIN Licensed

  • Newly Listed
  • No bookings yet

Guide Locations:
Paihia (primary)
Languages:
English (primary)
  • Russian (Fluent)
  • Ukrainian (Fluent)
  • Spanish (Basic)

I, as your personal guide, will be happy to share with you my love and knowledge about wonderful Bay of Islands …
From the very first visit I fell in love with this lovely place …
I have tertiary qualifications in International Business Studies and Marketing and worked many years for Heineken, Douwe Egberts (Pickwick tea and Moccona coffee) and Tulip Food Company.
Later I concentrated on Travel and Tourism as a freelance photographer and journalist for the tourism and travel industry with many published pitches in leading travel magazines.
I was responsible for promotions and market
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Slava Kolossov Licensed

  • Newly Listed
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Languages:
English (primary)
  • Bulgarian (Basic)
  • Polish (Basic)
  • Russian (Basic)

Engaged in transportation of people professionally for 8 years in New Zealand
The Mercedes-Bens R350 7 seaters panoramic roof
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Mehdi Shariati Licensed

  • Newly Listed
  • No bookings yet

Guide Locations:
Wellington (primary)
Languages:
Persian (primary)
  • English (Fluent)
  • Arabic (Basic)
  • Russian (Basic)

I am a passionate traveler and I enjoy share my local knowledge with visitors. I born and raised in a saffron farm in Iran. I have a degree in science. My very first trip to Nepal and India as a backpacker, I found traveling is my passion in life. Right after going back home, I took a course and became a qualified tour guide.
I've traveled more than 20 countries in a purpose of tour guiding before moving to New Zealand. Here again, I am studying tourism at Weltec. I am specialized in customize tours of New Zealand with itineraries that match my clients' personal preferences.
I would l
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Marina Hanger Licensed

  • Newly Listed
  • No bookings yet

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Languages:
English

Founding director of Ability Adventures Ltd, a New Zealand based tour company running personalized tours for people with a disability and for seniors.
I have a wealth of experience in both the disability field and in tourism, having worked as an Occupational Therapist with people with a wide range of disabilities, including most latterly those who are blind or vision impaired. In addition I have spend 15 years in the tourism industry having, in the mid 1980's, co-founded one of New Zealand's first eco-tourism companies which has been a leader in providing quality natural history tours for n
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