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1. Ocean Leopard Tours - Cathedral Cove Boat Tour

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Water Tours2 hours
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Jump on board with Ocean Leopard Tours for the tour of your lifetime! Our custom built boat will carry you in ultimate comfort to some of the most beautiful spots you've ever been to, there really is no better way to see Cathedral Cove and the rest of this stunning coastline. Need an easily accessible and spacious boat? Want cushioned seats with backrests? We've got you covered. Need experienced local guides who love their job? We've got you covered. Need absolute safety and sun protection from New Zealand's harsh sun? We've definitely got you covered! Choose Ocean Leopard Tours today and you won't be disappointed.

from $150 per adult (price varies by group size)

2. Cathedral Cove Coast and Cave Activity

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Historical Tours2–3 hours
Free cancellation
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Mercury Star is a fabulous new catamaran that is perfect for environmentally conscious travelers who also want to enjoy a comfortable and stable boating experience. This impressive vessel is powered by two low-emission outboards, which means that it is gentle on the planet while also offering a smooth journey, and with plenty of power to zoom across the waves. The efficient hull shape of the catamaran not only helps reduce emissions, but it also ensures that you will have a smooth and comfortable ride.Brand new ecofriendly catamaran - Stable and comfortable - Great visibility and ample room to move around - Toilet and a warm fresh water shower after snorkeling - Tea, coffee and refreshments available - Stay completely dry in all weather conditions - Wheelchair accessible

from $140 per adult (price varies by group size)

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One Hour Cathedral Cove Boat Tour in Hahei

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Adventure Tours1 hour
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The original Cathedral Cove boat tour. Departing Hahei Beach, this tour will be the highlight of your holiday. Explore coastal islands of the marine reserve, reefs, massive sea caves and bays, including the world famous Cathedral Cove. The magnificence of this natural volcanic scenery is legendary and the approach by sea, combined with an insightful yet relaxed commentary further enhances the experience. Seating only ten passengers, this personalised tour caters for all age groups.

from $135 per adult (price varies by group size)

Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga Cathedral Cove Cruise

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Swimming2 hours
Free cancellation
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Our unique tour is the only one to show you the marine life without getting wet. The glass panels provide a clear window to spotting marine life. Our crew are passionate about the ocean, conservation and our marine reserve.

from $140 per adult (price varies by group size)

Cathedral Cove Kayak Tour

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Kayaking Tours3 hours
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* Small groups and personal service * We are the only kayak company able to land at Cathedral Cove * Friendly guides and modern kayaking equipment * We have been delivering safe and professional tours for over 21years * Open all year round

from $175 per adult (price varies by group size)

Wine on Waiheke PREMIUM WINE full days scenic and wine tasting

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Food & Drink6 hours
Free cancellation
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Discover all that Waiheke has to offer during a wine tour of the island. Minivan transport is provided, starting with pickup from Matiatia Wharf. You’re treated to lively commentary and introduced to boutique vineyards that offer outstanding wine tasting experiences. Tour plenty of scenic highlights en route, with a transfer to lunch and to the ferry afterward. Ferry tickets are excluded.

from $207 per adult (price varies by group size)

Hobbiton & Waitomo Small Group Tour - EX Auckland

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Full-day Tours6+ hours
Free cancellation
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Combine two of New Zealand’s top destinations: the Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves. Explore each popular attraction in a small-group setting, so there’s no need to compete for your guide’s attention. Taste locally brewed cider or beer at the Green Dragon Inn, then marvel at nature's light display.

from $410 per adult (price varies by group size)

Arvo of goodness Chilled out Sail (3.5hrs)

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Adventure Tours3 hours
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Our afternoon trip departs the beach at 1:45pm and returns at 4:45pm. During April this trip departs at 11:00am and returns at 2:30pm. Plan to sail around the beautiful coastline on Fully Charged and visit local iconic locations including Cathedral Cove. Once we set anchor, either relax on the boat or have a swim or snorkel in the marine reserve with the amazing fish life. Your trip includes a complementary chilled local beer or New Zealand wine along with fresh fruit. Every trip is different. Help to sail or sit back on our comfy beanbags, soak up the scenery and relax. Using wind power as opposed to engines and fuel allows us to take guests out with minimal impact on the environment.

from $120 per adult (price varies by group size)

The Essence of Waiheke Wine Tour

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Food & Drink5–6 hours
Free cancellation
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Leave the driving to your guide on this Waiheke Island wine tour. Minibus transport is provided to several notable vineyards. Your guide shares extensive knowledge of Waiheke’s award-winning wine growers and points out the sights on this scenic tour, including lookout points and beaches. Tasting fees, lunch, and hotel pickup included.

from $239 per adult (price varies by group size)

Waiheke Island: Zipline And Forest Walk

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Extreme Sports3 hours
Free cancellation
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The beaches, vineyards, and rainforests of Waiheke Island are just a short ferry ride from Auckland. On this tour, get your adrenaline pumping with a thrilling zipline experience and enjoy an incredible bird’s-eye view of the island.

from $139 per adult (price varies by group size)

Water To Wine Small Group Off Piste Waiheke Island Tasting Tour

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Food & Drink5 hours
Free cancellation
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Go wine tasting with a small group of like-minded visitors to Waiheke Island for a unique experience in a scenic setting. Your guide introduces up to 15 world-class boutique wines and creates an intimate atmosphere with a maximum of eight participants. Pickup and drop-off occur at Matiatia Wharf, easily reached by ferry from Auckland.

from $229 per adult (price varies by group size)

Waiheke Island Scenic Tour With Wine Tastings

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Spring Break5 hours
Free cancellation
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This Tour is guaranteed to have the best views of any tour on Waiheke Island; you will Visit 3 of Waiheke Island’s world-renowned vineyards for wine tastings and one lunch stop at The Batch Winery with 360-degree views of the Hauraki Gulf, the views at this vineyard are breathtaking, you will see all of Auckland and our very own Volcano Rangitoto. Sample a wide range of artisan wines; Learn about the island from your local guide’s engaging commentary! ou will visit three cellar doors on this tour and sample award-winning wines. Learn about the island’s unique wine-making conditions from the three cellar doors we will visit. Each is unique and engaging. We will start with tastings at 11 am, move on to lunch (at your own cost), then down to Onetangi Valley for more wine tasting and the grande finale at The Mudbrick Vineyard. All vineyards have breath taking views, you will see villages, beaches, vineyards, Waiheke homes.

from $155 per adult (price varies by group size)

Waiheke Island Gourmet Food and Wine Tour

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Food & Drink5–6 hours
Free cancellation
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Food and drink enthusiasts will love this day tour to Waiheke Island, in Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf. Relax and enjoy a day of delicious indulgence as your local guide will take you to the best foodie spots on the island. Sample wines from boutique wineries, and try delicious local produce such as olive oil, artisan cheese, and fresh oysters. Return to Auckland in the afternoon, or stay longer on the island to explore further.

from $272 per adult (price varies by group size)

Hobbiton Movie Set day tour From Auckland

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Full-day Tours6+ hours
Free cancellation
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The Hobbiton Movie Set is one of the world’s largest and most impressive open-air filming sites, used for both the 'Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit' trilogies. On this full-day, small-group tour, explore the famous set with an official Hobbiton guide, stop for a drink at the Green Dragon Inn, and tuck into a Hobbit-themed lunch at the Shire’s Rest Café.

from $325 per adult (price varies by group size)

Morning Glory Chilled out Sail (3.5hrs)

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Adventure Tours3 hours
Free cancellation
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Our morning trip departs Flaxmill Bay at 9:15am returning at 12:45pm. Sail around the beautiful coastline on our large catamaran and visit local iconic locations, including the spectacular Cathedral Cove. Once we set anchor, either relax on the boat or have a swim or snorkel in the marine reserve with the amazing fish life. The trip includes freshly brewed coffee, chilled orange juice and a baked snack. Every trip is different. Help to sail or sit back on our comfy beanbags, soak up the scenery and relax. We only take small groups, accompanied by a skipper and a crew. Using wind power as opposed to engines and fuel allows us to take guests out with minimal impact on the environment.

from $120 per adult (price varies by group size)
Food & Drink5 hours
Free cancellation
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Discover the flavours of Waiheke Island, a stunning Island of wine, on a vineyard tour with lunch included at an award-winning restaurant directly across from the beach; you don't get to eat right across the beach every day! So Enjoy along the way the stunning views of the island's beaches, villages, and homes while learning about the local culture, people, history, geography, Maori Culture, and Waiheke produce. Try Waiheke wines from Rose, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, sparkling wine, and Syrah and Bordeaux blends. Enjoy a gourmet lunch at an award-winning restaurant on the white-sand beach in Onetangi, on the north coast of Waiheke Island with incredible views out toward the Hauraki Gulf with a glass of wine to compliment your meal. After lunch, we will continue to Onetangi Valley where we will stop and taste more award-winning wines. These tours are shared with other guests and are a great way to meet new friends from all over the world. See less

from $268 per adult (price varies by group size)

eRide Waiheke 5 bays ride

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Rentals5–8 hours
Free cancellation
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"Embark on the Ultimate Electric Adventure on Waiheke Island!" Discover the difference when you choose our e-Bike rental experience. Conveniently located at Matiatia Bay, right inside the ferry terminal on Waiheke Island, opoen 9am to 6pm, we offer you an extraordinary journey of self-guided exploration. Get ready for our exhilarating "Five Bays Ride" on an e-bike, a thrilling 25-30km loop that will leave you in awe. As you ride, prepare to be captivated by breathtaking vistas, sun-kissed beaches, and a scenic route that winds past no less than 14 vineyards, charming olive groves, and a cornucopia of delectable local food experiences – including mouthwatering, locally-made gelato. Our top-quality e-bikes, combined with our extensive local knowledge, will unveil the hidden treasures and wonders of Waiheke Island. Equipped with a map, helmet, and lock, we provide you with everything you need for a seamless adventure. In the summer months, don't forget your swimwear and sunscreen.

from $99 per adult (price varies by group size)

Waiheke Island Half Day Scenic Wine and Lunch

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Food & Drink4 hours
Free cancellation
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The tour commences with a drive along the scenic northern route, taking in spectacular views of the Hauraki Gulf and beyond to the Coromandel Peninsula. Along the way you will visit three vineyards for wine tasting and enjoy lunch and a glass of wine at the first stop. The final stop is at a picturesque vineyard overlooking the Hauraki Gulf. Enjoy a wine tasting here and take in the view. If you wish, from here you can stay on for dinner (at your own expense) and make your own way back to the ferry when you are ready or alternatively the guide will return you to the Waiheke Wharf in time to catch the 5pm ferry back to Auckland. .

from $222 per adult (price varies by group size)

Full-Day Tour of Waiheke Island with Wine Tastings

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Food & Drink6 hours
Free cancellation
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Enjoy a day exploring the rolling terrain, beaches, and vineyards of Waiheke Island, which is so close to Auckland yet feels like a different world. As groups are limited to six, you'll receive personalized attention from your guide. Visit three wineries, where you'll get a chance to sample local wine. Tour the pretty island without worrying about driving yourself.

from $250 per adult (price varies by group size)
Theatre Shows45 minutes
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Experience a vibrant glimpse of Māori culture in an engaging performance culminating with a spine-tingling version of the world-famous haka. Take a lively journey through the story of Aotearoa New Zealand and Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. In this vibrant performance, you'll hear beautiful Māori songs, see the entertaining poi dance and learn about traditional Māori weapons. After the show, stick around and be sure to take the opportunity to meet, talk and take photos with members of the group.

from $30 per adult (price varies by group size)

The Hobbiton Movie Set Small-Group Guided Tour from Auckland

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Full-day Tours6+ hoursEnglish

Fans of "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" movies will love the chance to visit this set on an easy day trip from Auckland. It’s located in Matamata, in the scenic Waikato region, so enjoy the views en route. Then, have a chance to see Hobbit Holes, lush gardens, and the sheep-grazing pastures that Peter Jackson used when making the films.

from $180 per adult (price varies by group size)
Transportation Services1 hour
Free cancellation
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Book an arrival transfer from the Auckland Airport to your Hotel in Auckland City Central area, so you won't spend extra time waiting for a taxi or other transportation. Transfers operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in modern, comfortable minivans operated by a team of professional, trained and courteous drivers.

from $36 per adult (price varies by group size)

Adventurous Zipline Tour in Coromandel

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Obstacle Courses 2–3 hours
Free cancellation
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Coromandel Zipline Tours is a fully charitable company with all the profits from your tour going towards restoring and preserving New Zealand’s native forests and supporting the New Zealand clay arts.

from $137 per adult (price varies by group size)
Transportation Services6+ hours
Free cancellation
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New Zealand's longest running passenger service, the Northern Explorer is a long distance scenic train service running between Auckland and Wellington. Experience the extremes of New Zealand's scenery, from the fertile farmlands of Waikato to the volcanic peaks of the Central Plateau and the sparkling Kapiti Coast.

from $204 per adult (price varies by group size)

Half-Day Volcano Tour from Auckland

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Bus Tours5 hours
Free cancellation
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New Zealand is renowned for its volcanic landscapes and there are over 50 volcanoes around Auckland alone. On this tour, visit four of the city’s most famous peaks—Mount Eden, Mangere Mountain, Mount Wellington, and One Tree Hill—for spectacular views, a look at local wildlife, and insight into the local geology. End the morning with a delicious lunch at Mangere Bridge. (Volcanoes visited are inactive)

from $150 per adult (price varies by group size)

Premium Full Day Waiheke Wine Tour

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Food & Drink6 hours
Free cancellation
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Just a short cruise from Auckland, Waiheke Island is renowned for its wine, with almost 30 wineries and a large selection of red and white varietals. On this tour, enjoy a comprehensive introduction to Waiheke wine, visiting multiple boutique wineries in one day with wine tastings included.

from $179 per adult (price varies by group size)

Sunset kayak tour to Rangitoto Island

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Camping6–7 hours
Free cancellation
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Kayak to the land mark of the Auckland region while the sun is slowly setting over Auckland and the Waitakere Ranges. We pull our kayaks up to Rangitoto wharf before embarking on a 1 hour leisurely walk to the summit where you will be treated to the best sunset location Auckland has to offer. Under the guidance of your professional guide we paddle back in the dark watching the city lights sparkle like stars. This tour is fully catered with all kayaking equipment provided.

from $245 per adult (price varies by group size)

Volcanic Coast Day Trip In Opito Bay

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Kayaking Tours4 hours
Free cancellation
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Coromandel Sea Kayaks is a brand new company owned and operated by experienced, local guides. We know the best spots on the Peninsula that even many of the locals do not know about. Kayak to beautiful beaches that have no road or track access, we quite literally almost always have it to ourselves. Being a small company we pride ourselves in providing an authentic and personal experience. We have brand new, top of the line equipment and experieced, qualified quides. If you want to escapse the crowded tourist hotspots and see the true beauty of the Coromandel then come along and go kayaking with us!

from $165 per adult (price varies by group size)
On the Water2 hours
Free cancellation
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The only dedicated Snorkel Boat trip on the Coromandel operating from Hahei Beach, the Gateway to Cathedral Cove and just a 5-minute boat ride into the Marine Reserve. The boat takes you to any one of a number of sites within the Marine Reserve. The trip is via Cathedral Cove. Providing warm long wetsuits and high-quality snorkel equipment, our skippers are Qualified Scuba Instructors with a wealth of knowledge of the underwater terrain as well as local knowledge of the Coromandel area. Abundance of pelagic fish, an assortment of rays and a variety of local territorial fish awaits you, with the possibility of seeing crayfish. Inexperienced snorkelers and non-swimmers are welcome as we have floating aides available on all trips. Prescription masks are available. Short boat rides.

from $139 per adult (price varies by group size)
Food & Drink3–4 hours
Free cancellation
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Experience the magic of Waiheke Island at its most enchanting hour. A Waiheke sunset tour is the perfect way to spend an evening on Waiheke Island where you'll witness the sun's gentle descent over the Hauraki Gulf. As the golden hour bathes the island's vineyards, beaches, you'll enjoy the island scenery with a glass of local wine in hand whilst savoring delicious food.

from $240 per adult (price varies by group size)

Hobbiton Movie Set and Rotorua's Geothermal Valley Tour departing Auckland

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Full-day Tours6+ hours
Free cancellation
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Visit the top two destinations in New Zealand in one amazing day trip! Experience the real Middle-earth in a 2 hour fully guided tour inside the Hobbiton Movie Set, take photo's inside The Hobbit Holes & taste the locally brewed cider or beer in The Green Dragon Inn. Then head to Rotorua where you will visit Te Puia & Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley, where you'll come face to face with the largest Geyser in the Southern Hemisphere, jumping mudpools, and live kiwi birds, and hear our Maori guides share stories passed down from their ancestors.

from $596 per adult (price varies by group size)

Day sea kayak tour Rangitoto Island

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Kayaking Tours6–7 hours
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Come explore the landmark of the Auckland region and see Auckland city from another perspective. You kayak across the Waitemata harbour, meaning 'sparkling waters', where you may see wildlife such as Little Blue Penguins and Cooks Petrels. On arrival at Rangitoto Island, which is the largest and youngest of Auckland's volcanoes, you will start the leisurely 1 hour walk to the summit. Walking up the pohutukawa-cloaked island gives you the chance to explore the baked scoria rocks which support over 200 different native trees and flowering plants. Upon reaching the top you will be treated to the finest 360 degree views that the Auckland region has to offer.

from $245 per adult (price varies by group size)
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