Day Cruises

Day cruises are usually six hours in duration collecting at 10 am and returning at 4 pm however; these times are flexible. We can pick-up and drop you off at nearly any pre-arranged location within the Bay of Islands.

Activities on a day cruise can include:

  • Sailing amongst the islands in sheltered waters enjoying the scenery
  • Alternatively experience an exhilarating sail across the bay
  • Dolphin encounters are often part of the experience
  • Select a desirable anchorage in a picturesque bay
  • Enjoying a relaxing swim and snorkeling around the rocks, or
  • Sit and enjoy the tranquility with refreshments
  • Partake in a BBQ lunch featuring the best of local ingredients
  • Row a dinghy or paddle a kayak ashore for a beach walk or swim
  • Climb the island for spectacular views of the bay
  • Relax with an afternoon sail back to the jetty

Day Cruise Heli-Sail Option

  • Why not enjoy a scenic flight home from the floating heli-port in Otahei Bay
  • Options include flights to the famous ‘hole in the rock’ returning you to Paihia, Kerikeri airport or to some of the quality hotels within the area
Swimming on a Day Cruise