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Bay of Islands & Kerikeri Tour from Waitangi Wharf

Discover natural wonders, iconic hotspots and historic locations like a local on an epic small group tour of Bay of Island's & Kerikeri!

Highlights

  • Guided tour of Opua Kauri Forest - home to magnificent stands of Kauri!
  • Discover the amazing Kawiti Glow Worm Caves with a local Maori Guide
  • Sample home-made chocolates at Makana Chocolate Factory
  • Explore Kerikeri Mission Station - home to New Zealand's oldest building
  • Visit the world famous “Hundertwasser Toilets, Haruru Falls and Waitangi look-out
  • Small group tours ensure a fully personalised experience!

To start the day, enjoy a 30 minute guided tour in Opua Kauri Forest, offering a sneak peek into how Northland looked 150 years ago, with its magnificent span of 15,000 hectares and rich ecological diversity, before travelling to the amazing Kawiti Glowworm caves.

You'll be in awe as you explore the fascinating underground caverns dotted by beautiful Glow worms while being enthralled by interesting commentary from a member of the local Iwi (Maori Tribe), about how the caves came to be found.

We next visit the world-famous "Hundertwasser Toilets", an iconic landmark created using recycled materials from the local community and internationally recognized as a work of art designed by Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser.

Next up whet your appetite as you sample delicious home-made chocolates at Makana Chocolate Factory and visit the Kauri Workshop. If you're feeling peckish, you can purchase lunch at the coffee shop before we head to Kerikeri Mission Station, home to New Zealand's oldest building and "The Stone Store" which was originally used as a Missionary Society warehouse.

On our final leg of the journey, we finish with a visit to the majestic Haruru Falls before stopping at Waitangi look-out loop where you can soak up stunning views over Waitangi, Russell and the Bay of Islands.

Per person $175.00

What's included

  • Return transport from Waitangi Wharf connecting from Cruise ships
  • Friendly, local guide
  • Chocolate tasting at Makana chocolate factory

Duration

  • Allow approximately 5 hours for the whole experience

Location

  • Waitangi Wharf, Paihia

Notes

  • Please Note: The itinerary of each tour is planned to match the exact schedule of your cruise ship. Bay of Islands shuttles & shore trips have been working with cruise ships in the Bay of Islands for a number of years. They have never failed to get passengers back to their ship on time!
  • All Cruise Ship tours depart/finish at Waitangi Wharf. There is a maximum of 10 passengers per tour.

Available Bookings from November 24 to November 30

Change Dates

All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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Fri 29 Nov
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