In accordance with the COVID-19 Protection Framework, from 3 December all guests travelling on any Explore Group vessel aged 12 years or over must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination will be required at the time of check in.
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Join our crew sailing this authentic America's Cup Yacht on Auckland’s Waitematā Harbour on this 2 hour experience
A unique opportunity to dine on Auckland’s Waitematā Harbour under sail on this 2.5 hour experience
Sail where the wind takes us and take in Auckland’s city highlights on our relaxed 1.5 hour harbour sailing experience..
Discover whales and dolphins on the Hauraki Gulf...
Get out to Motutapu and discover this inner harbour island...
Discover scenery, wildlife and history on our quintessential Bay of Islands cruise
Experience the spectacular natural beauty of the Bay of Islands and its abundant wildlife. Cruise available from October 2022.
Experience the thrill of Ocean Adventure - the fastest boat to the Hole in the Rock on this 1.5 hour experience
Experience the best of the bay by combining the Discover the Bay and our Dolphin Eco Cruise. Cruise available from October 2022.
Need to refuel during your island visit?
Jump on our quick ferry transfer to Otehei Bay on Urupukapuka Island from Paihia or Russell
Find out more about camping on Urupukapuka Island
Looking for ideas to fill your day on this island paradise?
Explore the island on foot
Relax and unwind on our two night cruise departing from Auckland's Viaduct Harbour
Discover the expansive Hauraki Gulf on our three night discovery cruise departing from Auckland's Viaduct Harbour
Explore the expansive Hauraki Gulf on our five night expedition cruise departing from Auckland's Viaduct Harbour