Bay of Islands Original Cream Trip Super Cruise

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Highlights & inclusions

Explore the Bay of Islands
Hole in the Rock and Cape Brett
Island stopover with great walks & swimming
Dolphin Viewing
The Black Rocks
Informative historical commentary

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Mon, Apr 15, 2024

What you can expect

This epic Bay of Islands cruise provides an outstanding combination of scenery and marine life, departing from Paihia or Russell and visiting the Hole in the Rock! Head out in the morning aboard a comfortable vessel to explore the famously beautiful and historic waters of this top part of New Zealand, with all the aquatic beauty and wildlife that the Bay of Islands is famous for - join your friendly crew and see the likes of pods of dolphins in their natural environment, visit the iconic Hole in the Rock formation for a close-up look, enjoy the pristine sands and much more. Cruising through each of the islands of the Bay, you'll get a wonderful vantage point of other regional highlights and landmarks such as the Black Rocks and Marsden Cross, and have the chance to try your hand at boom netting in the water. Panoramic views, History, wonderful weather and much more make this cruise a comprehensive way to see the Bay of Islands - be sure to bring your camera as this is a beautiful part of the country and a day out not to be missed!

Location

What you need to know

Inclusions
  • Historical cruise and island deliveries
  • The Black Rocks & Marsden Cross
  • 3 hour stopover at Otehei Bay on Urupukapuka Island
  • See the Hole in the Rock and Cape Brett Peninsular
  • Dolphin and whale viewing
Extras
  • Hot and cold refreshments are available for purchase on board or you can enjoy great food and drinks at the fully licensed Otehei Bay Cafe and Bar.
Highlights
  • Dolphin and whale watching
  • 3 hour stopover at Otehei Bay on Urupukapuka Island
  • Island deliveries
  • The Black Rocks and Marsden Cross
Time
  • __From Paihia__ Duration: 7 hours.
  • Departs from the wharf, next to the Maritime Building, waterfront
  • Morning Cruise: Departs 10am and returns at 5pm __From Russell__
  • Departs from the wharf, waterfront
  • Morning Cruise: Departs 10:00am and returns at 4:50pm
Departure Location
  • __From Paihia__
  • Departs from the wharf, next to the Maritime Building, waterfront
  • Morning Cruise: Departs 10am and returns at 5pm __From Russell__
  • Departs from the wharf, waterfront
  • Morning Cruise: Departs 10:10am and returns at 4:50pm
What To Bring
  • Sunhat and sunblock
  • Camera
  • Walking shoes
  • Jacket
  • Lunch
Additional Information
  • Please be there 15 minutes prior to departure
  • A full commentary is provided in English by the skipper and crew. Printed guide sheets are available in German, Japanese and Mandarin
  • Bookings open 1st Oct 2023
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking 
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience 
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction 
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control 
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher 
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements 
From
$195.00NZD
or 4 x $48.75 with more info
Free cancellation up to 24 hours prior to experience