Take part in the Bay of Islands most famous cruise. The "Cream Trip" began in 1927 and remains a popular cruise with tourists today. Discovering the Hole in the Rock, delivering mail , boom netting , Island stopover for lunch and learning the history of the Bay of Islands through informative and interactive commentary.
Cruise through the sheltered waters of the Bay of Islands on Dolphin Seeker, our purpose-built dolphin and whale watching catamaran. Cruise past many of the 144 islands and take in the sights of the Hole in the Rock and the rich history and scenery that makes up the bay of Islands. Choose from and Island Stopover cruise or a Dolphin Watching cruise - includes a free ferry ticket to or from Russell.
Discover the hidden nature of Northland with its wealth of untold stories and a culture deeply rooted in nature. Travel to the West Coast where you will meet your local Maori guide who will take you into the ancient forest to see the oldest and most sacred living giant kauri tree in NZ. Through waiata (song) and interpretation discover why Maori believe that this mighty giant is Tane Mahuta, the Lord of the Forest. Spend some time in the seaside village of Opononi before settling back as we follow the historical trading trail. End your day at the Kawiti family glow worm caves where the lights of glow worms will surround you amongst amazing stalactites and stalagmites.
A visit to New Zealand is not complete without a journey to the very top of the North Island - Cape Reinga (Te Rerenga Wairua). Uncover the wild beauty of this vast and untouched region, rich in Maori culture and tradition, on a full-day return tour from Paihia or Kerikeri. Experience the thrill of driving along 90 mile beach and sand boarding on the giant dunes
Hole in the Rock (choice of scenic or dolphin cruise) + Cape Reinga + Russell Ferry
Explore the Far North by land and sea over 2 days with a boat cruise in the Bay of Islands and a full day coach tour to the northern most point of New Zealand â€“ Cape Reinga.
You have the choice of either a morning scenic cruise or an afternoon cruise that includes dolphin viewing - both tours take you to the Hole in the Rock. You will also receive a passenger ferry to Russell.
For Cape Reinga + Hole in the Rock Scenic Cruise (Morning only)
Cape Reinga + Hole in the Rock with Dolphin Viewing (Afternoon only)