Bay of Islands Day Tour

Join our day tour to the magnificent 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 Maori 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.

We head north of Auckland on a three-hour scenic drive into The Far North District.

We along the way at the beautiful Whangarei Waterfalls, where you can hike around the falls for 30min and take lots of amazing photos.
On arrival to Paihia you will join a 4 and half 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 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.

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

Tour Highlights

  • Pick up from Auckland central
  • Snacks & Water
  • 4.5 hours guided boat cruise
  • Hole in the Rock Sighting
  • Urupukapuka Island Stop
  • Whangarei Waterfalls
  • Professional tour guide/driver
  • Drop off at Auckland central

Frequently Asked Questions

Its about 3hrs each way from Auckland.

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