Pam handled difficult situations well. 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.
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
- Judy from
Napier, April 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 knowledgable. I will definitely be travelling with
- Janet from Taumaranui,
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,
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,
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,
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,
I had a wonderful wonderful time. My first trip by myself
and out of 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 knowledgable. We saw lots of things, everyone got
on with everyone. I met some wonderful people. One of
my best trips. Thanks again everyone.
- Caroline from Christchurch,
I thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of this tour. I loved the
surprising venues for the different types of lunches 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.
- Savita from Auckland,
A great company to travel with and excellent Tour Leader.
Thank you Shirley. Nothing was trouble to her. Bus
drivers, super guys with commentary all the way.
- Pansy from Tauranga,
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.
- Helen & Graham from Hamilton,
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,
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,
Fantastic time - really relaxed and noticed more scenery not
having to drive. AAA+++ service and holiday.
- Mike & Dallas from Tauranga,
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,
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
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
- Anne from Auckland, August
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
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
It was a fabulous tour in every aspect. Great travel group
and great Tour Leader - very happy memories. Thank you.
- Rosemary from Auckland, August
Thank you all at Travelwise for a fantastic 6 day journey.
Very competent tour leader and a coach driver with so much local
- Pat from Hastings, April
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
- Rae from New Plymouth, April
Jude our tour guide was tops. Watching over us and looking after
our every needs. Our tour driver was exceptional - going out
of his way to show interesting extras. He was very
informative and friendly.
- Maurice & Val from Huntly, 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,
The fun I experienced on my first tour was attributed to our tour
leader Pam who was very helpful and a first class tour guide.
Attention to detail was exceptional. I will certainly travel
withTravelwise again in the future when occasion arises. I
now go home rejuvenated, looking forward to my next adventure.
- Olga from Auckland,
This trip was amazing and our tour leader Pam was exceptional.
The group were a lot of fun to travel with. I would like to know
where you go and the cost - every year! Well done.
- Helen from Paraparaumu,
Thanks heaps again Thelma for an awesome holiday - I'm sure we
will meet again. This was our first group tour but it wont be our
last - Travelwise you rock!!! Not only did we have an awesome
holiday but met some wonderful people too.
- George & Robyn from Hamilton,
Everything exceeded our expectations! Our tour leader Thelma
looked after us all with great patience and understanding. Our
coach driver and hotels were all excellent.
- Len and Heather from New Plymouth,
Our tour leader Pam was absolutely delightful, well organised and
helpful. She made sure smaller details were taken care of and
mixed well with our group.
- Pam from Rotorua,
Having taken many tours overseas, I want to say that Shirley
outshines any other tour leader I have travelled with. Efficient,
relaxed and friendly but never less than very professional.
- Diana from Hamilton,
Well organised, no worries about anything. A wonderful experience,
loved Halong Bay, the tunnels and Mekong River. The whole
trip was great.
- Michelle from Lower Hutt,
This was our 4th Travelwise Holiday and once again it was
magnificent. Linda was an amazing tour leader, very patient
and understanding. Well done Travelwise!
- Maurice & Alison from Christchurch,
We were very impressed with the whole tour. It was so good
to have all the sight seeing tours included which all ran without
any glitches. Tour leader Barbara was superb at keeping us
informed in a clear and concise way. All credit to
Travelwise for putting together a great tour. We made many
new friends on our journey.
- Bruce & Sue from Hamilton,
This was my first tour with Travelwise - I was very impressed with
the booking service and information supplied. The tour guide was
helpful, very approachable and friendly as were the fellow
- Joyce from Auckland, August 2017
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