Cruise and discover the very best of the Bay of Islands. Experience the spectacular scenery in an area that is soaked in rich culture and history. Encounter diverse wildlife in their natural surroundings.
Cruise among the 144 islands with skipper's commentary including a visit to the iconic Hole in the Rock and when conditions permit, travel through it. View dolphins, with a success rate of over 90% of our trips along with other wildlife.
During summer months your trip will also include an island stop at Otehei Bay on Urupukapuka Island and an opportunity to experience Maori Living Today activities.
This full day tour in our unique Dune Rider vehicle is the best way to explore the Far North. Let our drivers immerse you in the culture and history of the area, while taking in the amazing scenery.
The Dune Rider vehicle is purpose built to go off-road in comfort with air conditioning, reclining seats, plenty of leg room and sloping floors for great viewing.
Your full day tour begins with an early morning pick up at your accommodation and includes entrance to Gumdigger's Park, a sit down buffet style lunch at Waitiki Landing, visiting Cape Reinga lighthouse to view the meeting of the two oceans, a beach stop on 90 Mile Beach, boogie boarding down huge sand dunes at Te Paki stream and time at the Ancient Kauri Kingdom. Finish the day with fabulously fresh fish and chips at the famous Mangonui Fish Shop, at your own expense.
One day is not enough to see it all. Experience Dune Rider and any Explore Bay of Islands cruise to get the complete Northland experience. Take the best day adventure to the Far North then get out on the water with a cruise of your choice.
Journey to the top of New Zealand, Cape Reinga via 90 Mile Beach in our unique Dune Rider vehicle. Let our drivers immerse you in the culture and history of the area, while taking in the amazing scenery. The Dune Rider vehicle is purpose built to go off-road and will take you to the highlights of the Far North off the beaten track.
Then choose from one of Explore's popular cruises and discover the Bay of Islands with a unique on the water experience.
Two days of activities and one great saving!