Welcome to Bush and Beach
Bush and Beach specialises in small group tours. We have been operating for over 30 years and we are the longest-running eco tour company in New Zealand. We have won many awards including Best Small Tourism Company in New Zealand. Below you will see our wide range of informative and unique guided day tours. Browse the tours below to find the one (or more) that suits you and we look forward to meeting you and helping you get the most out of your time in New Zealand.
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Why choose us?
Bush and Beach offer a wide range of small group tours, mainly day tours from Auckland. The unique Waitakere Ranges rainforest and wild, west coast, black sand beaches are just a thirty minute drive from central Auckland. All the icons of Coromandel Peninsula, where Aucklanders love to holiday, can be reached in a day. Bush and Beach can take you to the Hobbiton movie set or take you on a food and wine tour.
Our knowledgeable and experienced guides provide an interactive, unforgettable experience of spectacular natural worlds. Walk with them on easy bush tracks among giant tree ferns, view New Zealand’s famous kauri trees, stroll along some of the most awe-inspiring beaches the world has to offer.
Our office staff can help you with any enquiries you might have and help you choose the tour that’s right for you if you are unsure. Bush and Beach work closely with the Auckland hotels and offer city centre pick up and drop offs for all of our Auckland day tours.
Qualmark Gold award holders
A Qualmark Gold Award recognises the best sustainable tourism businesses in New Zealand, with the delivery of exceptional customer experiences an integral part of everything they do. A Gold Award identifies those businesses leading the way in making the New Zealand tourism industry a world class sustainable visitor destination
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Bush and Beach hold the Trip Advisor certificate of excellence which is given to tour companies that consistently earn great reviews from travellers.
Winner of Tourism Export Council award
Bush and Beach won the Small Business Operator of the year for 2016 from the New Zealand Tourism Export Council. The Council looked at all aspects of the company so when you book with Bush and Beach you know you are travelling with the very best.
As well as offering the tours which we run ourselves we have partnered with some other companies in New Zealand to offer tours in other areas such as tours out of Christchurch. These tours are not operated by Bush and Beach but we know they are great quality tours you will enjoy so we are happy to offer them to you via our web site.