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Bay Of Islands Nature Cruise And Kayaking Adventure

Highlights
  • Bay of Islands cruise and kayak trip
  • Explore the coastline and mangroves
  • Paddle a kayak or paddleboard
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Bay Of Islands Nature Cruise And Kayaking Adventure
From US$45.82
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Morning Cruise & KayakMost Popular
Morning cruise through mangrove forests & Kayaking to a exhilarating waterfall where we get to experience a safe white water experience. even paddling under the waterfalls itself. Times may vary.
US$45.82
Bay of Islands Twilight Safari
Afternoon cruise through mangrove forests & Kayaking to a exhilarating waterfall where we get to experience a safe white water experience. even paddling under the waterfalls itself!
US$45.82
Bay Of Islands Night Safari
Sunset cruise up the waitangi river through mangrove forests & Kayaking to a exhilarating waterfall where we get to experience a safe white water experience. even paddling under the waterfalls itself!
US$52.55
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Overview
Experience nature is at its best on a 40-minute Bay of Islands cruise followed by a kayak excursion. Paddle past mangrove forests to a wondrous waterfall, with the option to depart in the morning, afternoon or at sunset. If you’d like, opt for a paddleboard instead. You’ll view birdlife and learn the cultural history of the Maori people with commentary by a knowledgeable guide.
What to Expect
The tour will depart from Waitangi Stone Wharf, from here your journey will begin. Enjoy a 40minute cruise along local island coastlines and up beautiful rivers. Sit back, take in the scenery and enjoy the ride.

After the cruise, you will proceed on to the kayaks. Have fun exploring the scenery you just viewed up close as you kayak around freely. Paddle through mangrove forests or photograph a colony of sea birds that nest in trees hanging over the river.

Last, but certainly not least, you will be taken to the waterfall for more kayaking fun. The waterfall drops right into the sea. Enjoy the stronger water safely. Even first timers can safely experience paddling in foaming whitewater and even under the waterfall itself!
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Reviewed 24 April 2018
Good Thing We Called

If we hadn't called to get directions, we would have never known that they moved the tour up by one hour and we would have missed it entirely. The tour guide, Ben, was really good. The problem was, it was pouring down rain and he...More

2  Thank PagtownFunk69
Reviewed 4 April 2018
Awesome & Adventurous with amazing hosts

A brilliant welcoming into the cruise over to the kayaks and thereon towards the waterfalls - truly an adventure by itself

Thank Sunil K
Reviewed 30 March 2018
Really poorly managed

We had really been looking forward to this tour and booked it on relatively short notice, called several times to reconfirm and was told we were on the night tour as we had requested, received directions and time of departure. Two hours before the tour,...More

Thank r-claire-6
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile
Awesome experience!!! A highlight in NZ, thanks to our guide Tom!

It was an absolutely exhilarating experience! Sunset kayaking in the Bay of Islands NZ! I loved kayaking under the waterfall, quite surreal! Tom our tour guide certainly looked after us, thank you! It was a definite highlight to our NZ tour! I highly recommend it!...More

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile
Enjoyable and informative

We did an afternoon session with Tyler on Saturday 3rd September 2016 during our weekend stay in Paihia. It was a nice experience. Tyler was friendly, helpful and great company. His conversation, running commentary (informative) during the kayak and sense of humour made the cruise...More

Thank Lina T
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