Hire a kayak and discover the beauty of Goat Island - New Zealand's first marine reserve...
Located just an hour north of Auckland, Goat Island Marine Reserve offers a tranquil escape from the city and boasts sandy beaches, flourishing reefs and lush fauna.
The reserve, the first to be established in New Zealand, is teeming with marine life and there are many species of birds that make this paradise home.
Explore this magical reserve at your own pace and paddle above the reefs, caves and marine life and keep an eye out for the dolphins that frequent the area.
Check in: On the beach, Goat Island Marine Reserve, Leigh, 10 minutes prior to departure
Location: Just 80 km north of Auckland
All prices are shown in NZD ($)
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Thanks for taking the time to leave your review Matthew. Pleased you enjoyed your experience.
Thanks so much for taking the time to leave your review. Really pleased you had a great time! Look forward to seeing you again. Thanks GBB Team
Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. Sorry you didn't get quite the experience you wished Laure. but you wouldn't have been able to take the kayak for several hours on a Bookme deal in any case! And yes, it certainly does get busy during the Summer months at Goat Island. Sounds like you might need to do sea kayaking in the Abel Tasman? All the very best and thanks for your kind comments about our service.
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