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The Rock Adventure Cruise

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Marsden Rd | Paihia Wharf Building, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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US$95.89*
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Full-Day Adventure Cruise with Buffet Lunch in Bay of Islands
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US$200.78*
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The Rock Adventure Overnight Cruise - 22 Hours
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US$155.83*
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The Rock Adventure Bed & Breakfast Cruise - 16 Hours
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The Rock Cruises Get on the The Rock NZ boat for the most action-packed Bay of Islands cruise in New Zealand. Come aboard and let the activities begin! an image Activities in the Bay of Islands don't get better than with the Rock Cruises. Our action-packed choice of 3 different adventure-filled Bay of Islands cruises are full of fun activities starting from only $118 per person! That includes fishing, kayaking, snorkelling, hiking, target shooting and star gazing. Of course, you can simply relax, drink in the stunning New Zealand scenery and enjoy the wide variety of wildlife that inhabits this unique region of Northland.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“night kayaking” (163 reviews)
“duck” (40 reviews)
“pool table” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marsden Rd | Paihia Wharf Building, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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"night kayaking"
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"duck"
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"pool table"
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"target shooting"
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"bioluminescent algae"
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"great activities"
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"double room"
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"new zealand"
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"overnight trip"
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"bbq dinner"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing day out on the Rock with a great crew. (Seth and Lindsey in particular) This is a boat trip with a difference where we experienced snorkelling, kayaking and hiking. Lunch was provided and more importantly cold beer can be purchased on board....More

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Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Edward, thanks for your review. So happy to hear you had an amazing experience on our Day Cruise. Yes our crew are great and I'll be sure to pass your sentiments on to Seth & Lindsey :). It's awesome when guests mention the crew...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had such an amazing experience on The Rock this Easter and would recommend to anyone coming to Paihia. We saw Dolphins twice, did night kayaking, snorkeled and just got to hang out with a bunch of really cool people. You won't regret doing this!More

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Jonathan G, Owner at The Rock Adventure Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lucy, fantastic to hear you has an amazing cruise. How lucky you also got to see dolphins twice! You are most definitely right in that you won't regret cruising on The Rock! Maybe you'll come back one day and bring along friends and family...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

we had the best two days in the bay of islands on the rock. jonny was fantastic in communication when there was a hiccup with our payment and we were so happy to be able to come on the tour! great crew, fantastic boat, great...More

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Hi, I'm so happy to hear you had the best time despite the minor hiccup at the start. We aim to create a memorable experience for our guests and I'm pleased to know that we did that for you! We'd love to host you again...More

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Surienne V
21 November 2017|
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Hi Surienne, i hope one of my colleagues already answered your question but if not - it is perfect, we regularly have families aboard with all ages, our daughter has been joining the cruises since a few months old, but since... More
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Pete J
21 August 2017|
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Hi Pete, All activities and meals are included, as is accommodation on the overnight options. Tea, coffee and water are included free of charge, additional soft drinks or drinks from the bar are extra. Thanks, Jonny
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Bree B
4 August 2017|
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Hi Bree, currently $248 per person with private cabins options a little more. Our website has full pricing and live availability. Cheers, Jonny
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