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The Goat Island NZ Glass Bottom Boat is a popular, fully commentated 45-minute tour showcasing the area’s abundant marine life, fauna, birds, reefs and caves. During the trip, guests learn about the history, preservation and protection of New...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Goat Island Road, Leigh, Auckland 0947, New Zealand
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My family and I had a wonderful trip on this boat. Whatever you do don’t miss it. The location is stunning the water blue and crystal clear and the crew knowledgable and fun. The commentary was brilliant informative and funny too. It was so good...More
We took our 8 year old granddaughter on the glass bottomed boat. She was very excited, and the whole trip was wonderful. Great views of about ten species of fish, and an informative commentary.
The fright in the caves was un-necessary, and unfortunate for those...More
Staff were friendly and helpful, skipper was very knowledgeable about marine life, cultural histories, bird life and kept us entertained. Had a few swells which made the water murky and hard to see at times but kids loved it.
My partner and I went on the boat a week ago while visiting Omaha.
We absolutely loved our tour. The skipper was full of knowledge and was also a bit of a comedian and made everyone laugh. We got to see lots of different fish...More
The boat takes visitors on a tour from the beach across reefs to Goat Island to view some of the caves. The marine life on the day of our visit was disappointing, We saw quite a lot of curious snapper, a few moki and an...More
Bought a groupon voucher for 2 people to attend. Had to wait for them to update their website then we tried booking several times, it didnt work,so emailed for help. Received no answer. I have sent 4 emails, the only people helping me was groupon....More
We booked the glass bottom boat tour and drove a lot of kilometers. As we arrived (waisted our half day because of the tour) there was nobody so we waited until the tour should start. Unfortunately there was no sign saying the conditions are too...More
Date of experience: April 2017
Scott P, Owner at Glass Bottom Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017
Its unfortunate that people do not read the conditions of purchase, it states to check the web site or phone to insure the boat is sailing due to weather conditions, we also send a text message if we are not sailing due to conditions but...More
Great time with the family, we were lucky enough to see dolphins playing and splashing right beside the boat.
Would defiantly recommend it to others and take a picnic and enjoy the beautiful view before or after the boat trip or there are many good...More