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93A Yorke Road, Paihia, View on Map

R Tucker Thompson

Experience a day on the water on the R. Tucker Thompson, a traditional gaff-rigged schooner with her own unique history. Be as active as you like – take the helm, help set the sails, ride the bowsprit and climb the rigging – or simply relax while the crew command this impressive ship as it sails around the Bay of Islands.

FULL DAY SAIL: 5.5hr trip Normal $145.00
BOOK WITH US FOR $130.50!

LATE AFTERNOON SAIL: 2hr trip Normal $59.00
BOOK WITH US FOR $53.10!

Land on the Hole in the Rock by Scenic Helicopter Flight

For the first time in New Zealand’s history and exclusive to Salt Air in conjunction with the Motukōkako Ahu whenua Trust, we can now offer an unforgettable adventure to set foot on top of the iconic Hole in the Rock – Motukōkako.

35 minutes (Approx)
BOOK WITH US FOR $379.00

Guided Kauri Walk

Your guide, Ian Candy and his team take pleasure in showing visitors through the tranquil natural beauty of the ancient Puketi rain forest in the Bay of Islands. These are Department of Conservation approved guided tours of the Puketi Rain Forest.

3hr or 5hr trip
BOOK WITH US FROM $95.00

Dolphin Eco Experiance

Swimming with dolphins can be a life changing experience – take this incredible opportunity to swim with dolphins in their natural environment.



4hr trip Normal $109.00
BOOK WITH US FOR $98.10 including swim!

The Waitangi Treaty Grounds

The Waitangi Treaty Grounds are an absolute must-do when you are in the Bay of Islands – rich in history and stories of the momentous events which shaped our nation.


2 – 3 hr Includes Admission, Guided Tour and Cultural Show
BOOK WITH US FOR $40.00

Dolphin cruise to Hole in the Rock

Cruise through the sheltered waters of the Bay of Islands on Dolphin Seeker, our purpose built dolphin and whale watching catamaran. Enjoy the large outdoor viewing decks as we cruise past the islands of the Bay.

4hr trip Normal $99.00
BOOK WITH US FOR $89.10!

Scenic Helicopter Flight to the Hole in the Rock

Want to experience the best of the Bay of Islands all within one day? Our new Heli Cruise Island Escape packages are the perfect way to experience a scenic helicopter flight, an island stop over and a boat cruise between the islands and Paihia.

4 hours (Approx)
BOOK WITH US FOR $230.00

Parasail over the Bay of Islands

Enjoy stunning aerial views of the Bay of Islands at 1200ft from the perfect safety of our custom-designed boat. Suitable for the entire family, no physical restrictions or experience required. Take off and landing is from the back deck of the boat and a choice of single, tandem or triple flights

BOOK WITH US FOR $99.00

Jump the Beach!

See the stunning views over the Bay of Islands from 12,000ft with Skydive Ballistic Blondes – The only operator offering beach landings in New Zealand!


BOOK WITH US FOR $380.00

TOP TRAIL CYCLE TOUR

Explore Northland by bike on the scenic Twin Coast Cycle Trail, steeped in historical and cultural significance. Traverse lush farmland and encounter rural villages, enjoying views over Lake Omapere and the Bay of Islands.


2 – 3hr trip
BOOK WITH US FROM $79.00