General

4 days tour to Bay of Islands and Cape Reinga. The perfect spot for water activities such as sailing, dolphin watching, jet skiing, parasailing and kayaking (yes, there are plenty!). Cape Reinga is famous for its lighthouse at the northern point of NZ. On the way, the sand dunes of the 90-mile beach are the right spot for sand surfing and heaps of fun!

 

FRIDAY

We depart from Albert Park on Wellesley St next to the Art Gallery in Auckland. Please don’t be late as other people will have to wait for you and we will have less time for the activities during the day. On the way to Paihia we will stop atWhangarei Falls.

SATURDAY

After breakfast we depart for Cape Reinga, the most northern point of NZ. On the way we will make stops at 90 mile beach, Te Paki Sand Dunes for sand surfing, the Kauri Kingdom (for arts and souvenirs) and the famous lighthouse in Cape Reinga. At evening we return to our accommodation in Paihia.

SUNDAY

Today will be the day for all the optional activities in the Bay of Islands which includes: Sailing – come and sail on one of the great sailing boats ($100/6hrs trip),Swim with the dolphins – get as close as you can to these beautiful animals ($117); Do a boat cruise to the Hole in the Rock ($105), go parasailing ($ 85), orride a jet ski (from $160). You can also enjoy some free time in the town of Paihia or take the ferry to Russell, NZ’s first capital.

MONDAY

After breakfast, we depart from our accommodation and travel to Hokianga Harbour on the West Coast of Northland. There we will check New Zealand’s biggest and oldest Kauri Trees, Soak in the great scenery, and also visit the crystal clear Kai Iwi Lake. We then return to Auckland and drop you off by Britomart.

Price Includes:
    • Transport
    • Guides (fully guided tours)
    • 2 breakfasts
    • 2 nights accommodation (shared dorm)
    • Day trip to Cape Reinga
    • Bush Walk
    • Discount on some optional activities

Under Age Policy:

Please Note that if you are under age (under 18 years old), you need to send us an authorisation form to bookings@manatoursnz.com signed by your parents/guardian. To download the authorisation form click here

Available departures

Unfortunately, no places are available on this tour at the moment