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About Kewpie Cruises
Welcome to the Bay of Plenty best value scenic tour. This is fantastic opportunity for families with young children as kids under 12 travel FREE. Cruise through the vibrant port, the shipping activity, and islands of Tauranga harbour. Bring a picnic and hop on-off at Matakana Island to explore the island or have a swim. Occasionally you may see some seasonal wildlife on your cruise like blue penguins, sea birds, NZ fur seals, orcas, dolphins. This cruise is popular with everyone, local Tauranga residents and visitors from all over New Zealand and overseas. It is relaxing and easy aboard the iconic KEWPIE. Located at PILOT BAY WHARF at the base of Mt Maunganui.
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809kayp wrote a review Apr 2021
Auckland, New Zealand15 contributions4 helpful votes
We had a great cruise around the harbour. The crew were very informative and friendly. And especially they were great to our granddaughters.
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Date of experience: April 2021
Ashleigh Stevenson wrote a review Mar 2021
Tauranga, New Zealand2 contributions
Hopped off at Matakana island for an hour for a swim and walk along the beach it was lovely like a tropical getaway without the price tag. Awesome commentary from the skipper during the tour very interesting learnt heaps about the beautiful pilot bay the staff very friendly and helpful with awesome barrister quality coffee on board during the ride.
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Date of experience: March 2021
bianca5699 wrote a review Jan 2021
Tauranga, New Zealand208 contributions57 helpful votes
Perfect cruise if you have small children as just over an hour with lots of interesting harbour sights. Great commentary and friendly crew, also a good price with free trip for younger children.
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Date of experience: January 2021
Espie F wrote a review Dec 2020
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My partner and I threw a surprise wedding and Amy and the crew did an amazing job helping us put it all together. They were totally accommodating to all our requests and offered up really awesome suggestions to make the day even more special for us. Our friends and family all had a blast and absolutely enjoyed the harbour cruise aboard Kewpie. Thank you for making this experience a total breeze and extra special for us.
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Date of experience: December 2020
Tenpin Tauranga wrote a review Nov 2020
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Our experience last Sunday, was very enjoyable. There was plenty of space on the cruise to host our 15 staff members. As well as a large variety of beverages to choose from. Following from this, the staff on the cruise were friendly and helpful. We were fortunate enough to go on a day when there was good weather, making the boat ride easier to experience the scenic views. We highly recommend Kewpie Cruises.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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