Bay of Islands Private Tour

Join our private day tour to the breath-taking Bay of Islands

The Bay of Islands is an area on the east coast of the Far North District of the North Island in New Zealand. 700 Years ago it was the 1st settlement for the Māori tribes when they arrived in New Zealand.

The Bay of Islands has the Second bluest sky in the World after Rio De Janeiro.

This Full-day tour starts by picking you up from Auckland city; then, we head north of Auckland on a three-hour scenic drive into The Far North District.
In Paihia, you will join a 3-hour guided cruise in search of Dolphins and other Marine life in New Zealand and a visit to the famous Hole in the Rock.
You will be cruising on the Catamaran between the bays and the 144 islands in the area.

You will have a stopover on Urupukapuka Island, where you can relax, on the beach, have a picnic or walk to the top of the island to enjoy 360° views of this beautiful region.
You will be visiting the famous Hole in the Rock on Motukokako Island as the boat sails right to the end of the Cape Brett Peninsula.

Before we make our way back to port, Visiting Hole in the Rock (if the tide permits).

After you return from your cruise, we start our way to the beautiful Whangarei Waterfalls, where you can hike around the falls for 30min and take lots of amazing photos.

Then we head back to Auckland CBD through the scenic roads of Northland.

Tour Highlights

  • Private Transfer from Auckland Central
  • Snacks & Water
  • 4 hours guided boat cruise
  • Hole in the Rock Sighting
  • Urupukapuka Island Stop
  • Whangarei Waterfalls
  • Drop off at Auckland CBD

Frequently Asked Questions

Its about 3hrs each way from Auckland.

We offer complimentary pick ups and drop offs from any Auckland Central Accommodation.