We have always arranged our own trips, so this group travel was new to me - thoroughly enjoyable. Was amazed you'd packed in so many extras. Our Tour Leader Pam was great, organised, friendly and always ready to help. Thanks for a great time.
- Cherry from Auckland, February 2020
Thank you all again for an amazing tour. Perfect from pick up till drop off at the end. Napier is a perfect place, loved it all, I'll be back.
- Judith Anne from Auckland, February 2020
I have been with three other companies within NZ - you excelled. I enjoyed the Tour Leader's company and our wonderful driver.
- Michele from Thames, February 2020
Could not have faulted any of the care and attention from hotel accommodation and staff. Food from all venues extremely good and the staff were very polite and attentive. Our Tour Leader Pam was lovely, kind, very efficient and nothing was too much trouble.
- Sue from Orewa, February 2020
Just everything was so good, grateful, thanks to our Tour Leader Pam, drivers and hosts.
- Jacqueline from Waikanae, December 2019
This was my first ever group tour and I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed having everything organised for me in a capable and friendly way. I can't speak highly enough of our Tour Leader Unna, who was very caring and also our Tour Driver was extremely good and very knowledgeable.
- Pat from Whangarei, November 2019
I thoroughly enjoyed the tour, organisation excellent, the variation of locations and unexpected stops on the way to view interesting sights. Shirley was caring and most helpful.
- Jean from Nelson, November 2019
The food was excellent everywhere we went - we had a great Tour Leader and lovely group to travel with - very enjoyable experience. Thank you.
- Barb from Paraparaumu, October 2019
I have always been impressed with Travelwise Holidays. Your tours are well thought out and your Tour Leaders are wonderful. Thank you.
- Merlene from Hastings, October 2019
This tour more than met our expectations and we thoroughly enjoyed the camaraderie of the group and Linda's professional help. It truly was most memorable and we plan to tell our friends all about it.
- Peter & Jeanette from Amberley, September 2019
Just wanted to thank you all at Travelwise for the lovely wedding anniversary card. We also want to thank you for the wonderful trip you organised, we have not done much overseas travel but after this trip we plan to do more. Linda is a wonderful Tour Leader. Thanks again.
- Roger & Janet from Auckland, September 2019
Thoroughly enjoyed the diversity of the Red Centre Rail Tour. Darwin to Adelaide on the Ghan is definitely the best way to go rather than the other way. Our Tour Leader Linda was great, very approachable, kept everyone in the loop, it's been an absolute joy to travel with her.
- Tricia & Bob from Tauranga, September 2019
A big thank you to our Tour Leader, Unna, for the way she looked after our group on the Majestic Princess and in Shanghai. She went far beyond the call of duty sometimes and I think Travelwise are lucky to have her. I enjoyed being able to 'go with the flow'and not have to think of the details. Very best wishes for future trips.
- Clare from Wanaka, August 2019
Loved it all, a good group to travel with. A very good Tour Leader. Each day was different which made for a good holiday. I think for me there was a highlight every day. Thank you.
- Merle from Auckland, August 2019
We had a wonderful trip and great credit to Travelwise for arranging the tour as they have done. This was the best time we have ever had away, all attributed to the detail in the itinerary and Pam's skill as a tour leader. It was well balanced and serendipitous which makes for a great adventure, so thanks ever so much for inviting us to join the group.
- Warren & Marge from Kaiapoi, August 2019
Firstly, let me say that we had a wonderful holiday for our Mid Xmas Trip. A huge thanks to everyone especially our tour guide Jude and our coach driver, they were both first class. Everything was so well organised and the service we got was superb. I have told many people about it and they are amazed. I am passing on brochures to some friends who are interested in what you do.
- Betty from Auckland, July 2019
Wonderful tour. Superb hospitality. Linda was a great leader. Never intrusive but there if you needed her. Love to travel with her again.
- Brian & Dianne from Auckland, June 2019
Just wanted to let you know how great the Central Otago tour was. Loved every day, so thank you for putting it all together. Unna was an excellent guide and Dave, our bus driver, was so skilled and knowledgeable. I will definitely be travelling with Travelwise again.
- Janet from Taumarunui, April 2019
Unna was top class as Tour Leader, we couldn't have asked for better. The driver was also one of the best that we have had. A well planned tour. Thanks!
- Tom & Beryl from Auckland, April 2019
I have travelled on numerous tours and Travelwise had a great balance of activities and leisure time! Top Marks!
Pam was exceptionally thoughtful and alert to assist many health issues. A simply fabulous tour, from start to finish. Loved every moment!
- Judy from Napier, April 2019
Pam handled difficult situations. She was bright, breezy and well organised. Bernie our driver was brilliant. I cannot repeat often enough about how well Pam handled her diverse group of people.
- Patty from Gisborne, April 2019
Wonderful group - absolutely memorable holiday. We covered so much but at no time was there pressure probably because we were so well informed about what happens next.
- Jan from Auckland, April 2019
Once again, Travelwise Holidays, well done from me 10/10. The coverage of the region and the stops along the way rounded the tour off to perfection.
- Savita from Auckland, April 2019
You always do an excellent job. I appreciate all you do and understand how much work goes into each tour. Thank you for all the joy your tours give me. We were a happy group.
- Barbara from Auckland, February 2019
The best group ever. New venues to see and visit. All excellent. I have been to four Art Decos at Napier - this was the best. Thanks also to our Tour Leader Shirley!
- Margaret from Auckland, February 2019
I had a wonderful time. My first trip by myself and out of the my comfort zone, but I need not have worried. Straight away I felt welcome with everyone. Tour Leader Pam could not have done anymore, she was awesome. The bus driver was great too, he was so knowledgeable. We saw lots of things, everyone got on with everyone.
- Caroline from Christchurch, November 2018
This was my first time with Travelwise. I wish to say thanks for all the organisation that must go into arranging these tours. I did enjoy not to have the worry of each day. Shirley was a great Tour Leader and I thoroughly enjoyed each day and getting to know our group.
- Jean from Gisborne, October 2018
Fantastic time - really relaxed and noticed more scenery not having to drive. AAA+++ service and holiday.
- Mike & Dallas from Tauranga, October 2018
As a first time user of Travelwise, I was very happy with what was provided and would use you again and be happy to advise others to the same. Our Tour Leader Pam was just so good and kept the atmosphere amongst the group happy and friendly.
- Pamela from Auckland, October 2018
We really enjoyed our holiday. Shirley was a great Tour Leader. She was always helpful and pleasant and mixed with our group. We would recommend Travelwise Holidays to anyone wanting to do a tour. We all had a great time.
- Pansy from Tauranga, October 2018
I thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of this tour. I loved the surprising venues fro the different types of lunch we were served. I would rate this one of the best tours I have been on. Everything was taken care of from start to finish. Thank you.
- Savita from Auckland, October 2018
Our Tour Leader Unna went out of her way to help all of us. Very lovely lady. No complaints. Overall had a wonderful time, also great to meet new travellers.
- Margaret & Steve from Greymouth, September 2018
I thoroughly enjoyed the trip and felt the itinerary covered all the main attractions. The Rocky Mountaineer trip was a highlight as was Alaska. The trip was very well organised and the coach driver got us everywhere on time and gave interesting local information. A brilliant trip and I loved it all.
- Anne from Auckland, August 2018
An amazing cultural experience from long red sunrises, animal safaris, great wine tasting, the rugged Cape of Good Hope in the south to Zimbabwe and Victoria Falls in the north, it's been a magnificient adventure. Thank you Travelwise!!
- Linda from Christchurch, August 2018
I found accommodation and meals top quality and thought the tour was very extensive and interesting. I am so pleased I went. Our Tour Leader Thelma did a great job and is such a nice person. Thank you all at Travelwise for your help and friendliness.
- Noeleen from Hawera, August 2018
It was a fabulous tour in every aspect. Great travel group and great Tour Leader - very happy memories. Thank you.
- Rosemary from Auckland, August 2018
Loved the tour, everything went like clockwork, coach drivers got us to tourist spots early before crowds and it was a nice size group. Tour leader and coach drivers informative and helpful. Rocky Mountaineer was amazing two days of travel. Sufficient time was allowed for ones own leisure.
- Sheryl from Auckland, August 2018
Jude our tour leader was very patient and caring. Our group were all very friendly. Alan, our bus driver was amazing. A very good driver too. Top shelf. Thank you. I really enjoyed my holiday.
- Rae from New Plymouth, April 2018
We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Art Deco. Shirley is a great host and well organised. We always enjoy travelling with your company. Our coach driver was outstanding and joined in well with the group. A thoroughly enjoyable 5 days. Well done Travelwise.
- Allan & Jeananne from Auckland, February 2018
5 Days-With Travelwise Holidays Tour Hosts Des & Noeleen Duncan
4 Days-With Tour Leader Unna West
4 Days-With Tour Leader Pam Tothill
5 Days-With Tour Leader Pam Tothill
10 Days-With Tour Leader Thelma Lockery
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