A beach escape in the tropical Bay of Islands:
If you are looking to explore the beautiful islands and beaches of the North from Auckland this is the tour for you. It's a brilliant 4 days of adventure with highlights including:
Range of optional activities: There's more than enough to satisfy all adventurers on this trip with the chance to try some of our favourite activities including sailing and kayaking around the warm turquoise waters and golden beaches of the Bay of Islands, sand-boarding, diving, fishing, dolphin swimming, scuba diving and more
Excellent walks and hikes: You'll get to explore beaches, townships and more during this short break. We also get the chance to enjoy the Haruru Falls & Waipoua Forest Walks - for more details on visit our hiking page.
Cycle in the tropical north: If you fancy exploring with pedal power then hire a bike for just $NZ80. You can then cycle as little or as much as you want everyday. For more information on how it works and the rides available in Northland visit our bike rides page.
Camp out under amazing night skies: We have some excellent campsites lined up plus upgrades to cabins available (from just $NZ15 per night).
Learn about and experience Maori culture: We'd highly recommend our Maori cultural night for a chance to immerse yourself in one of NZ's most historic sites with native Maori guides.
Experience Maori culture. Photo by James Heremaia
Accommodation: Included is your accommodation in our carefully selected campsites staying in a shared tent, two people per tent. You can upgrade to your own tent for $NZ60.
Food: We enjoy good food and supply tasty & healthy meals suitable for all diets + hot drinks. This trip includes 3 tasty breakfasts and 3 evening meals.
Use of sports equipment on board: (bodyboards, frisbee and more dependent upon bus), amazing sunrises and sunsets at beautiful beachside campsites, and so much more!
Hikes: There are heaps of free hikes including the Kauri forest walk.
For more useful information visit our how it works page.
Hiking in the Bay of islands by Alastiar Guthrie
If you have a few days after your trip why not extend it with one of these great trips:
Grand Traverse Tour - This fantastic journey starts in Auckland and takes in the country's finest natural highs as you head south finishing in the adrenalin capital, Queenstown
Northern Light Tour - If your journey begins in Auckland and you're heading South then jump on. In less than a week you will get to see an amazing range of diversity, enjoy fantastic hikes (including the Tongariro) and see some great thermal wonders. It’s the perfect way to cruise the North Island with plenty of beach action included.