Experience a full day of exploration and photography as we venture into the stunning waterfalls of the Bay of Plenty and Waikato. This immersive tour takes you to three remarkable locations: McLaren Fall and Owharoa falls and you will have the exciting opportunity to choose among three remarkable waterfall destinations as 3rd and last waterfall of the day. If it’s a weekend or public holiday, you can opt for the captivating Tarawera Falls, which involves a scenic hike. Alternatively, you can explore the majestic Wairere Falls, another picturesque location that also requires a moderate hike. For those seeking a more accessible option, the enchanting Okere Falls offers a stunning setting without the need for extensive hiking. Whichever option you choose, rest assured that you’ll be surrounded by awe-inspiring natural beauty and have ample opportunities to capture breathtaking photographs.
Capture the essence of these magnificent cascades as you learn and practice the art of long exposure photography. Our knowledgeable guide and photography tutor, Coni, will provide expert guidance and tips to help you master the techniques needed to create stunning long exposure shots.
Throughout the day, you’ll have ample opportunities to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of these waterfalls, witnessing their power and capturing their mesmerizing flow. The tour includes pick-up and drop-off from your location in Tauranga, ensuring a seamless and convenient experience.
Additionally, photographers can opt for the add-on editing class (to edit the photos you will take during this experience), available at a separate cost of $250 per person.
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced photographer, this full-day adventure offers a unique opportunity to enhance your photography skills while surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of Bay of Plenty’s waterfalls. Join us for an unforgettable journey of creativity and discovery.
Beautiful and Unique Landscapes
Prepare to be captivated by the photogenic allure of Bay of Plenty and Waikato's stunning waterfalls. With multiple stops at four picturesque locations, you'll have ample opportunities to capture breathtaking moments in your lens
Improve your Photography Skills
This unforgettable photography adventure will be guided by Coni, our expert host. With her extensive knowledge and passion for photography, she will be there to support you and answer all your questions along the way. From technical advice to creative inspiration, Coni will be your trusted companion throughout the tour. She will help you capture stunning images and elevate your photography skills
Improve your Editing Skills (Add on)
Enhance your photography journey by adding an exclusive editing session with Coni. For an additional $250, unlock the potential of your waterfall photos and bring out their true beauty through expert guidance and post-processing techniques
Capture the magic of the Bay of Plenty's breathtaking waterfalls on our full-day private photography tour. Led by renowned photographer Coni Flores, this immersive experience takes you the most photogenic waterfalls in the Bay of Plenty where you'll have four photo stops to capture their photogenic beauty. Learn long exposure techniques and unleash your creativity under Coni's expert guidance. With flexible scheduling and the option to add personalised editing time, this tour offers an unforgettable opportunity to create stunning visual memories. Book now and embark on a remarkable journey through nature's splendor with your camera as your guide.
Welcome to the comprehensive information hub for our upcoming photography tour. Whether you're seeking answers to your queries or ready to secure your spot, we're here to assist you. Please don't hesitate to reach out and schedule a call with us. We're eager to provide any additional details you may need and ensure you have a seamless booking experience.
Our Bay of Plenty Waterfalls Private Photography Tour includes the following:
Please note that the following items are not included in the Bay of Plenty Waterfalls Private Photography Tour:
Your host and guide, Coni, originally from Chile and a native Spanish speaker is a dedicated and experienced photographer who is passionate about sharing her knowledge and love for photography. With her expertise and guidance, she will assist you in capturing stunning images and help you improve your photography skills. Feel free to explore her Instagram and reach out to Coni directly if you have any specific questions or would like to learn more about her photography style and approach.
While it is not mandatory, we recommend bringing a DSLR or mirrorless camera with interchangeable lenses for the best photography experience. A tripod, filters, a laptop to edit your photos (if you want to add the Editing class) and a wide angle or all rounder lens.
If you need to buy filters for your camera we can help you out as we are Nisi Filters Resellers.
On this tour, we will embark on scenic hikes to reach some of the stunning waterfall locations. These hikes are designed to be enjoyable and suitable for participants with a moderate fitness level. The duration of each hike is no more than 40 min-1 hr minutes at a time (you can choose an easy access waterfall instead), allowing for comfortable exploration of the surroundings. Our experienced guide will ensure a leisurely pace, allowing everyone to appreciate the natural beauty and capture breathtaking photographs along the way. So lace up your comfortable shoes and get ready to immerse yourself in the wonders of the Bay of Plenty waterfalls.
To book a tour, you can visit our website (this page) and follow the booking process.
Payment can be made through our secure online payment system. If you prefer alternative payment options, please contact us to make arrangements.
Please note that tours will only be confirmed and scheduled once full payment has been received.
If payment has not been completed by the scheduled tour date, the tour will not proceed, and refunds will not be provided.
To secure your spot on the tour, please ensure that you complete the payment in a timely manner.
Cancellations made by the client:
Cancellations made by us:
We reserve the right to modify the itinerary, tour activities, or locations due to factors beyond our control, such as weather conditions, safety concerns, or any other unforeseen circumstances.
We will make reasonable efforts to provide alternative arrangements or activities of equal value and interest.
Participants should have a moderate level of fitness and be able to undertake short hikes and walks of up to 40 min - 1 hr at a time (you can choose an easy access waterfall instead), .
It is your responsibility to inform us of any pre-existing medical conditions, physical limitations, or dietary restrictions that may affect your participation in the tour.
Participants are allowed to take photographs during the tour for personal use and non-commercial purposes.
Any photographs or other materials captured during the tour remain the intellectual property of the participant.
Participants grant us the right to use any photographs or videos taken during the tour for promotional purposes on our website, social media, or other marketing channels. Proper credit will be given to the participant.
We will take all reasonable precautions to ensure your safety during the tour. However, we are not liable for any injuries, damages, losses, or expenses incurred during the tour.
Participants are responsible for their personal belongings and equipment during the tour.
Please note that these terms and conditions are subject to change and may be updated as necessary. It is important to review and understand these terms before making a booking.