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Goat Island NZ - 1 Hour Single or Double Kayak Hire

Hire a kayak and discover the beauty of Goat Island - New Zealand's first marine reserve...

Highlights

  • Discover marine life, many species of birds, flourishing reefs and beautiful sandy beaches
  • Take your time paddling at your own pace as you explore
  • Paddle your own kayak or bring a friend with options of single and double kayaks
  • A fantastic way to discover Goat Island 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.

Choose from:

  • Single Hard Bottom Kayak

  • Double Hard Bottom Kayak

     

    Check in: On the beach, Goat Island Marine Reserve, Leigh, 10 minutes prior to departure

    Location: Just 80 km north of Auckland

     

  • Single Kayak $35.00
    Double Kayak $70.00

    Duration

    • Allow approximately 1 hour for the whole experience

    Available Bookings from January 22 to January 28

    Change Dates

    All prices are shown in NZD ($)

    Wed 22 Jan
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    Mon 27 Jan
    Tue 28 Jan

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$26.25
    • Double Kayak$52.50

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$26.25
    • Double Kayak$52.50

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$26.25
    • Double Kayak$52.50

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$26.25
    • Double Kayak$52.50

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$26.25
    • Double Kayak$52.50

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$35.00
    • Double Kayak$70.00

    4spaces priced from:

    • Single Kayak$26.25
    • Double Kayak$52.50

    Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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    Matthew from New Zealand wrote on 21 January 2020

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    great time

    great experience, friendly and helpful staff onsite.

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    Thanks for taking the time to leave your review Matthew. Pleased you enjoyed your experience.

    Mike from New Zealand wrote on 03 January 2020

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    Great time

    Very much enjoyed our double kayak experience.

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    From Goat Island NZ - 1 Hour Single or Double Kayak Hire

    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

    Stephany from New Zealand wrote on 18 December 2016

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    Amazing kayaking experience

    Friendly service. Beautiful views of the sealife once you get far enough into the waters. Highly recommend!

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    Xiaopeng from China wrote on 22 April 2019

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    山羊岛的海水清澈见底,海水颜色属于梦幻般的蓝色,非常美。kayak很容易学会,坐在船上还可以看到海里的鱼。此处也是浮潜的好去处,只不过鱼的种类少一些罢了。另外从高速上出来到山羊岛的路跟F1赛道似的,对于喜欢开车的人来说,也非常过瘾。一回来就把山羊岛推荐给了朋友。

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