Bay of Islands Cruises

Island Getaway

Bay of Islands Boat Cruise & Island Tours. 5 Hour personalised & interactive tours in the Bay of Islands with a locally owned and operated company, passionate about sharing our unique area of New Zealand. No.1 on Tripadvisor for things to do in the Bay of Islands, let us make memories

Adult $110

The Cream Trip

This is a sensational day out in the Bay, enjoy the beauty of the inner islands as you cruise amongst them on your way out to Motukokako Island and the famous ‘Hole in the Rock’, before heading back into the islands for an hours lunch stop in a secluded bay.  Take your picnic lunch ashore and enjoy, snorkeling, hiking, swimming or just relax and take in the scenery.

Adult $135

Child $67.50

Departs Russell 9:40am

Otehei Bay

Explore one of the islands of the Bay and discover all that is on offer at your leisure. Relax in the peace and quiet or fill your day with island activity in this stunning island setting. Get out to the island on our quick ferry transfer to spend the day at your leisure. Multiple departures daily. Swimming, walking, snorkelling for the whole day or part of it. Otehei Bay has a fully licensed cafe where you can also rent kayaks. A family pass for 2 adults and 2 children is $130 Timetable here.

Adult $50

Child $30

Hole in the Rock – Dolphin Cruise

Spend half a day cruising through the beautiful Bay of Islands aboard Dolphin Seeker.  Enjoy large outdoor viewing decks as we cruise past the islands of the Bay and keep a look out for dolphins, whales and other marine life.  See the Cape Brett Lighthouse, before arriving at the majestic Hole in the Rock – hold your breath as the skipper navigates through the narrow space and admire the rock walls which soar above you.  Take in the Grand Cathedral Cave then visit one of the Bays beautiful islands – take a stroll or unwind on the white sandy beach. Can interact with Bottlenose Dolphins on the afternoon cruise only

Adult $120

Child $60

Departs Russell 9:10am & 1:40

Explore – Discover the Bay

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. We also view dolphins on over 90% of our trips along with other wildlife. Your trip will also include a 1.5hr island stop at Otehei Bay on the Department of Conservation’s Urupukapuka Island. Encounter diverse wildlife in their natural surroundings; cruise and discover the very best of the Bay of Islands.

Adult $120

Child $60

Departs Russell 12:10


A lazy day away in the Bay. Bring your family and friends for half or full day. Up to 8 people maximum. Go to the ” hole in the rock” swimming at 1 of the beautiful beaches. Bbq your lunch or we can help catch your lunch and prepare and grill on the bbq. Kayak round beautiful coves and magical crystal clear water. This is not a fishing trip, but a relaxing day aboard a 48ft, 16 knot multi purpose game boat with everything you need to enjoy the Bay. Kayaks, and some snorkel gear provided. Young children are welcome. Half day (5 hours)$1600 Full day $ 2000 Prices include GST Kayaks, any snorkeling gear all inclusive. You need to bring your own food. We are licensed but are also BYO licensed.

From $1600

Full day 8 guests $2000

Russell Wharf, or Paihia Wharf

Bay of Islands boat tours

With over 130 islands making up the Bay of Island there is no end to what you can explore. Our small adventure boat takes a maximum of 7 people making it one of the more intimate, personal tours in the Bay of Islands. FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY. Young and Old. Stop over and have a look around some of our unique islands, swim, explore, relax…


Adult $65

Child $40