Scuba & Snorkeling in Paihia

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Scuba & Snorkeling in Paihia

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  • Liz T
    18 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Absolutely wonderful morning. Great and helpful crew. I throughly enjoyed my morning. The trip itself was fantastic .. saw lots and visited 2 islands and had an opportunity to walk and explore. Highly recommended
    Written 27 October 2023
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  • Dave W
    San Diego, CA47 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great set of dives in a fantastic location. Did two dives, the first on the Rainbow Warrior wreck, the second in a nearby reef. Even with a bit of chop on the surface the visibility was good, with both sites offering plenty to see. The crew was extremely helpful and knowledgeable, with the dive master (Craig) providing a thorough dive briefing prior to both dives. I would note that this is a relatively deep dive (as mentioned in Pahia’s description of the site), so if you are uncertain about your skill level you should speak with the dive shop folks before signing up. Also, as space is limited on the dive boat, you will only be able to bring the minimum essentials with you and I would highly recommend bringing water, as they didn’t supply any.

    If you are in the area and looking for a great diving experience I would highly recommend going out with the folks at the Pahia Dive Shop.
    Written 15 April 2024
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  • bmoulin64
    Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia6 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Thanks so much for this wonderful day. Thanks also for the pictures you sent us. It was fantastic, a very small group, interesting explanations regarding the marine life, history of bay of islands, snorkeling was so great, a lot of fish, excellent material for snorkeling, feedind the fish under water, visiting a sort of cave. This couple is really so kind and having a high level of knowledge regarding the fish, shells, and history of the region. I recommand them absolutely, the best snorkeling activity we have done in New Zeland.
    Pierre and Brenda from France
    Written 31 March 2024
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  • Climber43423497015
    4 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We just want to say a massive thank you to Island getaways, we have experienced the most fabulous time aboard your boats and tours this past week. In particular, we wish to thank Nicola who is an absolute asset to your business. She taxi’d us out to our wedding on Wednesday, and she provided the best experience for us. What a lovely lady, she is. She took the time to laugh with us, joke with us, and get to know us on a first name basis. We also went on a tour to the hole in the rock as well this week and she makes an amazing to a guide. We went on different tours this week, with different companies and Island getaways was the best experience yet. If you are looking for a carefree and fun time around the Bay of Islands, we would highly recommend using this company above all others. Thanks again Nicola, you are a lovely lady. We look forward to catching up again next time we are here. Kindest regards, Brooke Jonny, and our four children.If
    Written 10 March 2024
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  • Rex G
    Auckland Central, New Zealand25 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Booked this water taxi the day before to deep water cove and it was fast and efficient very friendly skippers saw dolphins on the way out and called into a few islands I had not been to before arrived at deep water cove on time and skipper made sure we didn't get our boots wet when we got off the boat, recommend to all for a friendly and fun trip.
    Written 6 December 2016
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