This combo consists of:
Hop on board our catamaran Dolphin Seeker and set off on a half day Bay of Islands dolphin watching cruise. See stunning Bay of Islands highlights including Cape Brett and the Hole in the Rock, keeping an eye out for dolphins, whales and other marine life as you travel around the Bay and discover its island gems. A stop on beautiful Urupukapuka Island to enjoy its sheltered beach and amazing views of the region will be a highlight of your cruise.
Then explore historic Russell, an easy ferry ride across the Bay from Paihia, on a one-hour coach tour of this intriguing little town. Find out about Russell’s history as one of the first meeting points between Māori and European sailors, and how it got its reputation as the ‘Hellhole of the Pacific’. See some of New Zealand’s most significant historic buildings, and visit Flagstaff Hill for panoramic vistas of the Bay of Islands.