EXPLORE Bay of Islands


Discover the Bay of Islands and the Hole in the Rock on our premium cruise and experience the very best of the Bay of Islands. With our Nature Guide on board, discover new facts and stories as we interact with marine life.



  • Our Local Expert Nature Guide for an entertaining story and full commentary of the area
  • Scenic cruising among the 144 islands in safe hands of our experienced skipper.
  • Lifetime Marine Mammal Viewing Guarantee – we guarantee viewing marine mammals, including dolphins, whales and orca over 90% of the time
  • Explore the iconic Hole in the Rock and when conditions permit, travel through it!
  • Find an adventure on our island escape, a walk, paddle board, kayak, swim and so much more!
  • Sample our scrumptious Island Lunch (9am departure) or enjoy our Island Dinner (2pm departure)
  • Visit our Conservation Centre and learn about our efforts with island conservation.
  • Reduced capacity – smaller groups, better comfort, superior viewing and photo opportunities

Why not stay longer?

Extend your island stay for FREE!

Return from Otehei Bay on one of our many ferries at no additional cost*.

*Summer only, subject to availability, bookings essential!

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