Winterless Cruise & Island Tour // 3 Hours



Bay of Islands 3 Hours Cruise & Island Stopover

  • Duration: 3 Hours (approx)

  • 11am - 2pm

  • Maximum 20 Guests

  • Adult: $99 // Child: $89

  • Departure: Paihia, Bay of Islands

Escape the Crowds for a relaxed, informative and activity filled cruise & tour in the Bay of Islands.

Visit Captain Cooks Landing & take a short walk to the breathtaking viewpoints over the Bay of Islands. With sightseeing, Wildlife, Island Stopovers and Commentary throughout the tour - Join us on board and discover this beautiful part of the country - Off the Beaten Track!

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With a maximum of 20 guests, join us as we cruise among 144 subtropical islands and share the highlights of the Bay of Islands.


  • Check-in at the Salt Air Office 10 minutes before departure

  • Scenic cruise towards Russell, following the coastline out to Roberton Island

  • Visit Cooks Cove (James Cook's landing site in 1769)

  • First stopover on Roberton Island (Twin Lagoons)

  • Short walk along the bush trail to the breathtaking 360 degree lookout point

  • Wildlife spotting throughout the day - We often see marine wildlife, penguins, gannets etc...

  • Continue further into the islands, to our second island stopover.

  • Second Island:

    • Paddle-board in the flat sheltered waters of the islands

    • Relax and comb the golden sand beaches

    • Take a walk to the island view points

    • Dip into the crystal clear waters for a swim (if you're keen!)

    • Occasionally we can even taste Kina (seafood) fresh from the ocean!

  • Homeward bound - we re-board our high speed passenger vessel and take a sightseeing cruise back through the islands to disembark in Paihi

If you are looking for a smaller, personalised & interactive cruise & tour in the Bay of Islands, then look no further.

Real value for money, and an experience you wont forget!


Small Group Tours (maximum 20 guests)
Wildlife (Sea Birds & Marine Life)
Sightseeing & Cruising among 144 islands
Two Remote Island Stopvers
Visit Cooks Cove & the famous Twin Lagoons
Island Walks, Breathtaking View Points
Commentary, History & Local Knowledge
Snorkelling, Paddleboarding, Swimming
Owner Operated & Passionate Crew
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