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Paihia Speed & jet boat tours

Our most recommended Paihia Speed & jet boat tours

Hole in the Rock 1.5-Hour Fast Boat Ocean Adventure

1. Hole in the Rock 1.5-Hour Fast Boat Ocean Adventure

Fast track your journey through the iconic scenery of the Bay of Islands on a 1.5-hour ocean adventure. Experience the thrill of an open-air fast boat ride as you cruise among the bay's 144 islands and explore the bay's iconic sites. Enjoy the perfect balance of exploration and exhilaration with informative commentary and stops to observe the abundant wildlife along the way. Speed through the open waters in a purpose built state of the art catamaran. Visit the iconic Hole in the Rock, the gorgeous Cape Brett Peninsula, and enter the spectacular Cathedral Cave (conditions permitting). Ride the waves past sandy beaches, rocky outcrops, and the many varied island landscapes. Keep an eye out for wildlife including whales, seals, dolphins, and penguins. Learn about the area's unique characteristics and fascinating history from your friendly, informative skipper. This exhilarating tour is also a very comfortable and safe one. Complete with padded seats and seat belts, the boat is designed to protect its passengers riding in the open ocean. Life jackets and weather-proof jackets are also provided.

Paihia: Bay of Islands 30-minute Adventure Jet Boat Trip

2. Paihia: Bay of Islands 30-minute Adventure Jet Boat Trip

Head out on a 30-minute water adventure on a jet boat in the Bay of Islands. Feel the adrenaline as you experience 360-degree spins, tricks, and high-speed maneuvers while taking in the beautiful views of the bay. Rest assured that this is a safe experience, with all life jackets, splash jackets, and glasses provided to protect you. You'll also benefit from a guide who will be with you the whole time. Weather permitting, pass some of the Bay of Islands; iconic sights, such as Russell, Tapeka Point, Motoroa Island, and Waitangi Treaty Grounds. Get your heart going with quick turns, sweeping turns and spins, and speeds of up to 45 knots. Enjoy the experience in the only jet boat in the bay, powered by a 510 HP V8 LSX-454.

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What people are saying about Paihia

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 10 reviews

Was great experience when we start it’s a bit boring but the speed was good and planty fun. The guy who operant bought was so nice and lovely he have platypus knowledge about around.

OMG this is the best experience I've ever had in my life you must do it it's an exhilarating experience and with the money $89

Joe is a fantastic drifter and commands his jet boat with sublime judgements. Absolutely recommend this thrill

A super fun way to travel to see the hole in the rock. We were even joined by a pod of dolphins.

what an amazing time we had, staff so welcoming and engaging making it so much fun