Bay of Islands

Boat Cruise & Island Tours

Personalised, Small Group & Interactive Tours // Discover the REAL Bay of Islands
Join us a on scenic cruise & tour among 144 subtropical islands
Walk native bush trails...360 degree views over the bay...snorkel our underwater reefs...try paddle-boarding on calm waters of the islands...look out for our marine wildlife...listen to the commentary & history of the northland...

This was one of the best experiences we had during our three weeks in New Zealand. We would highly recommend spending a day with Sea Shuttle if you find yourself in the Bay of Islands!"

Trip Advisor - Dan & Lynn
Washington, DC, USA

Afternoon Tour

Island Getaway

3 hr Cruise & Island Tour


3.30pm - 6.30pm

Experience our 3 hour interactive, activity filled Afternoon Cruise in the Bay of Islands.

Includes all activities from our full day tour

  • 3.30pm Departure

  • Scenic Cruise among 144 islands

  • Two Remote Island Stopovers

  • Island View Points & Bush Walks

  • Marine Wildlife

  • Snorkelling

  • Paddle-boarding

  • Commentary & Information

Adult: $89

Child: $75


Full Day Tour

Island Getaway

5 hr Cruise & Island Tour

10am - 3pm

Escape the crowds and discover the Bay of the beaten track! Small group, personalised & interactive tours

Includes all snorkelling and paddle-boarding equipment

  • Scenic Cruising

  • Two Remote Island Stopovers

  • Beachside Morning Tea/Coffee

  • Snorkelling

  • Paddle-boarding

  • Island View Points & Bush walks

  • Marine Wildlife

  • Commentary & Information

Adult: $110

Child: $89

Private Charter

Private Charter

Your Day...Your Way...


Flexible departure times to suit

Looking for a private charter? Our comfortable high-speed vessel seats 20 guests, with endless itinerary options!

Perfect for large groups, or families wanting a bespoke tour

  • Island stopovers

  • Snorkelling

  • Paddleboarding

  • Wildlife

  • Commentary

  • Island Restaurant Lunch

  • Unique & Tailored to you

From: $500

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Sea Shuttle Bay of Islands

Mob. +64 22 183 7495

69 Marsden Rd, Paihia
New Zealand

Our Cruises & Tours

5 Hour Day Cruise - Island Getaway

3 Hour Afternoon Cruise

Bay of Islands Private Charters

Bay of Islands Water Taxi