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Banana Boat Whitianga
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“scenic tour”(3 reviews)
“lots of fun”(4 reviews)
“cathedral cove”(13 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
| The Esplanade Beach, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 210 832 8350
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All reviews scenic tour lots of fun cathedral cove my partner thrilling ride swim towed shore boat sea
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

A thrilling tour with the most beautiful cave at the end. Awesome guide and a great experience for us all. Great value for our money ! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Naama R
Reviewed 7 February 2018

!Nice people, great price. Had very good time Perfect addition for your beach day. right on the beach, no long waiting.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank go102018
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

peferct to cool down. the price is really fair. the owner was very nice and give us an extra round. highly recommended :)

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank missicyblue
Reviewed 25 January 2018

My 11yo son and I did the Hellbender - around 15 mins or so being towed in the bay at speed and tipped off a couple of times. It was heaps of fun. I'm glad the water was warm or I may not have enjoyed...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank planetclaire2016
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Much fun, something for everyone from adrenaline to sight seeing. We did the hellbender, $20 for about 15 minutes of being towed behind the boat and thrown off the banana. They do also have 2trips a day to Cathedral Cove, early in the morning &...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank terrilat
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

My partner and I thought this trip was amazing, really really well looked after by the staff, who were very friendly and informative and really enjoyed the boat ride an walk around cathedral cove.. time at cathedral cove was short but enough to explore the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Splodge03
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the Banana Boat tour with friends. Was a great way to end 2017, would definatly reccomend to others who want to see all the beauty of Cathedral Cove and want to have fun getting there from Whitianga.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank HayleyR1087
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We were a group of five friends and a 2.5 years old child. We went for a Banana boat ride and trust me it was a great fun, nice views & amazing hospitality. A nice cup of tea with cookies were served in between the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Asinghsingh
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I highly recommand this exciting must-do, for a really good price you´ll receive a perfect time! Beautiful sights, thrilling hellbenders, lovely stuff. The best way to combine adventure and sightseeing in Whitianga and surroundings.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Knobel K
Reviewed 28 February 2017

What a generous offer from the Banana boat team in Whitianga who offered our CanTeen members an experience to remember. Some had a scenic cruise whilst others experienced an adrenaline rush! Thank You so much for supporting our young people living with cancer, you rock!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank CanTeen B
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18 April 2018|
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Response from banana131 | Property representative |
Hi krystal yes it Is suitable for young children if shes confident enough to go on you can share a rope with them or if they are or get nervous you can put them in the boat. thanks