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Half Day Cruise & Island Tour - Cruise, Snorkel, Paddleboard, Hike, Explore!

Half Day Cruise & Island Tour - Cruise, Snorkel, Paddleboard, Hike, Explore!

Discover the Bay of Islands on a small group tour. Scenic cruise through 144 sub-tropical islands. Stopover on Roberton Island for a short walk to the viewpoint over the Twin Lagoons. Learn about the local wildlife and the Maori cultural significance of the islands. Try snorkelling on the sheltered island reefs or give Stand-Up Paddleboarding a try in the calm waters of the bay.


NZ$ 125.00

Per Person


  • Personalised, smaller group tours

  • Two Island Stopovers

  • Visit Roberton Island (Twin Lagoons) and Urupukapuka/Waewaetorea*

  • NZ Wildlife and Marine Life

  • Snorkel and Paddleboard the calm waters of the bay


Full Description

Explore the stunning Bay of Islands on a 3.5-hour cruise and island tour.

Featuring two captivating island stopovers, begin your adventure with a visit to the picturesque Roberton Island. As you step ashore, you'll be greeted by lush greenery and breathtaking coastal views.

Take the opportunity for a short walk to the island lookout point over the Twin Lagoons, immersing yourself in the islands pristine beauty.

From here, step back on board your vessel and continue your cruise further through the islands,. Keep your eyes peeled for native Wildlife, as the Bay of Islands is home to an abundance of marine and birdlife, including dolphins, seals, penguins and a variety of seabirds.

Enjoy live commentary from your knowledgable crew as they provide insights into the rich history and fascinating tales of the reagion.

Arriving at our second island stopover* is a true highlight, where you'll get the chance to dive into the inviting waters for in-water activities. Whether you're an experienced snorkeler or a first-time paddleboarder, this stopover is a dream come true.

Discover the vibrant underwater world owith snorkelingor opt for a leisurely paddleboarding session along the tranquil shoreline. 

Enjoy the perfect blend of relaxation and exploration on this unforgettable island-hopping experience


*Second island stopover will be determined on the day, depending on wind/swell direction


Roberton Island (Twin Lagoons)

Two Island Stopovers



Smaller, Personalised Groups

Meeting Point

Check-in at the Island Getaway Tours Office at least 20 minutes before your departure

69 Marsden Road, next to the Paihia Wharf

Additional Information

Cancellation policy

Full refund if cancelled up to 24 hours before activity starts.

Good weather is required for this experience. If we need to cancel due to poor weather, you'll be offered a different date or a full refund.

There is a minimum number of travellers for this experience. If the minimum isn't met and we need to cancel, we will offer a different date/experience or a full refund.


NZ$ 125.00

Per Person

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69 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand, 0200

Half Day Cruise & Island Tour // 3.5 Hours

Bay of Islands 3.5 Hour Cruise and Island Tour. Small groups, personalised and interactive 3 hour tour in the Bay of Islands with a locally owned and operated company, passionate about sharing our unique area of New Zealand.No.1 on Tripadvisor for things to do in the Bay of Islands.With a maximum of 48 guests, join us as we cruise among 144 subtropical islands.

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Duration: 3 Hours 30 Mins
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