Bay of Islands: Bay Discovery Cruise with Island Stop-Over
- Duration: 4.5 hours
Set off on a scenic 4.5 to 5-hour cruise to discover the very best of the Bay of Islands. Experience the spectacular scenery and encounter diverse wildlife in an area soaked in rich culture and history. Board the black and yellow power cat at Paihia Wharf and be welcomed aboard by the friendly crew. Your crew will deliver a full safety briefing and overview of the trip. Cruise among the 144 islands and enjoy entertaining live commentary from your local knowledgeable skipper. Visit the iconic Hole in the Rock and when conditions permit, you can even travel through it. Spot local wildlife including dolphins, birds, seals and even the occasional whale with a success rate of over 90%. Your trip will also include a 1.5-hour island stop at Otehei Bay on Urupukapuka Island. Enjoy free time to explore the island. If you wish, you can hire kayaks, or paddleboards (available during summer only) ...
Hole in the rock and cave was best. Sorry to hear too rough to go through hole but understandable given weather
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We really enjoyed the activity. when the cruise went through the Hole in the rock it was so cool. We got to see alot of dolphins too
It’s very good experience we really enjoyed and my son he is 4 years old He said mummy I want to go again such a wonderful time
Fantastic and fun day out. Great views and commentary. Really good way to see the islands.
Great history information, safety a big thumbs up. Definitely doing this cruise again
Great all round trip but the highlight was the dolphins