Ocean Adventure - 1.5 Hours

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Highlights & inclusions

90-minute cruise
Cruising among the Bay's 144 islands
Skipper's commentary
Visit the Cape Brett Peninsula
Visit the amazing Cathedral Cave
Visit the iconic Hole in the Rock
or 4 payments of $34.50 with more info
Free cancellation up to 24 hours prior to experience

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Mon, Jul 15, 2024

What you can expect

This experience combines exhilaration and exploration with a balance of speed and thrills, as well as stops to view wildlife, learn about the Bay of Islands and take photos. Visit the dramatic cliffs at Cape Brett Peninsula and the iconic Hole in the Rock, and when conditions permit enter the amazing Cathedral Cave.


What you need to know

  • 1.5 hour scenic cruise
  • Informative commentary from your skipper
  • Getting up close to Cape Brett and travel through the Hole in the Rock on Motukōkako, when conditions permit
  • Entering the amazing Cathedral Cave if conditions permit
  • Stop to view wildlife, learn about the Bay of Islands and take photos
  • Life jackets and water protective clothing provided
  • Departs Paihia at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm
  • Check in to your cruise 30mins prior to your departure time for a short safety briefing
  • Please allow 1.5 hours for this experience
Departure Location
  • Departs from Paihia Wharf
Additional Information
  • Must be over 120cm in height - adverse sea conditions may require a height limit of 150cm
  • Must be under 120kg in weight - we weigh all guests prior to departure for a total passenger weight
  • Not suitable for anyone under 7 years old - all children must be accompanied by an adult and be a suitable size and strength to participate
  • Not suitable when pregnant or for passengers with certain medical conditions
  • There can be up to 22 people on this experience
  • Dress to the weather conditions and wear flat soled shoes
  • No toilets available on board
  • This is an adventure activity and not suitable for children under 7 years old, anyone over 120kg in weight or passengers with certain medical conditions. Please discuss your suitability with experience provider prior to booking
Terms And Conditions
  • Explore Group reserve the right to alter proposed routes or cancel any departure in the interest of passenger safety and/or comfort.
  • All departures are subject to minimum numbers, sea and weather conditions and Explore Group reserves the right to cancel departures in the event that requirements are not met.
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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