Personalised tours Auckland

Explorer has a great range of passenger vehicles ranging from private tour limousine service to 51 seat high deck tour coaches, if you are the organiser of a group and would like a fully personalised tour, contact us.These tours are ideal if you have a group visiting and you need that personal touch to your holiday programme in Auckland, perhaps a cruise ship excursion or corporate day out.


Luxury by the Hour
We offer by the hour tour and transfer services with our smaller vehicles, please call to discuss hiring one of our private tour vehicles for you and your group. We can cater to 1-51 passengers per vehicles and can provide several vehicles for much larger groups. We have vehicles to suit every budget and time constraint.


Private tours and transfers start at $160 including taxes
These prices are inclusive of listed activities and sight-seeing. Entry to the Auckland Museum is by Donation.


Examples of our private tours:


Auckland local sightseeing: 3 1/2hours : includes Auckland CBD, Waterfront, Auckland Museum, Mount Eden and Auckland Harbour Bridge. Start and finish any time.

Vehicle Cost per passenger
1-4 passengers in a Volvo car NZ$80 (minimum $240)
5-11 passengers in a luxury van NZ$70 per person
12-21 passengers in a small coach NZ$60 per person
22-49 passengers in a large tour coach NZ$45 per person

3 hour Local Sights and Wine tasting: 3 Hours :  Start 9:30 am, finish 12:30 pm


This is a great way to experience some of the best Auckland has to offer at fantastic prices. The tour is a full commentary tour provided by your driver, it’s fun and everyone has a great time.


Highlights: Auckland Water front : Tamaki Drive & Water front  : Auckland Museum  : Exclusive New Zealand Wine Tasting Experience.

Vehicle Cost per passenger
1-4 passengers in a private luxury car NZ$80 (minimum $240)
5-11 passengers in a luxury van NZ$70 per person
12-21 passengers in a small coach NZ$60 per person
22-49 passengers in a large tour coach NZ$45 per person

0930 Depart central Auckland pick-up point. See Auckland waterfront & Port, Tamaki drive, Okahu Bay, Mission Bay and continue via the most exclusive houses in Auckland on Paratai drive to the Auckland Museum.


11:15 Depart the Auckland Museum and travel across town to Glen Garry’s wine professionals for the “Great New Zealand Wine Experience”, here sample up to 4 New Zealand wines and have an opportunity to purchase bottled wine at cellar door prices.


12:00 Travel north over Auckland’s Harbour Bridge and return via the Viaduct Harbour. Return to CBD or your accommodation (terminates at 12:30).


This tour can be booked any time the day before departure

Rotorua for a Day in inclusive
This tour begins from your accommodation in central Auckland. The tour is designed to provide a great insight into New Zealand’s farming history and the Maori culture of New Zealand

Vehicle Cost per passenger
2-4 passengers in a luxury car NZ$1050for 2 plus $115 per additional person
5-11 passengers in a luxury van NZ$1470 for 5 plus $115 per additional person
12-21 passengers in a small coach NZ$2778 for 12 plus $115 per additional person
22-49 passengers in a large tour coach NZ$4290 for 22 plus $115 per additional person
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