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Bay of Islands Dolphin Nature Cruise

Dolphin Nature Cruise

Please note: As of the 1st July 2019, due to Department of Conservation regulations, swimming with bottlenose dolphins is not permitted in the  Bay of Islands.

Our Dolphin Nature Cruise only operates between 7th Dec - 19th April 2020. You can book our Discover the Bay tour which is a similar experience and is available throughout the year.

Dolphin Nature Cruise
$120 Adult
Adult price is 16 years and older
$60 Child
Child price is 0 - 15 years

Encounter these intelligent and playful mammals in their natural environment.

What’s Included:

  • Scenic cruise through the picturesque Bay of Island where we'll search for dolphins living in the wild.
  • Full commentary from our knowledgeable local skippers about marine mammals and the conservation efforts being made. 
  • Comfortable travel on our black and yellow power cat, purpose built for dolphin viewing with observation decks and large side opening windows.
  • The option to snorkel in the beautiful clear waters of the Bay of Islands. The snorkel spot will be selected by the Skipper on the day. 
  • If time permits, you will also visit Otehei Bay on Urupukapuka Island afterwards and if you wish you can extend your time on the island and return on one of the later ferries – at no extra cost.

Please note that due to Department of Conservation regulations, swimming with dolphins is not permitted in the Bay of Islands. 

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