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Northland Region - Activities

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Ranked #1 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Water sports; Adventures
Owner description: New Zealand - Bay of Islands only purpose built Dive lodge, meals, gear hire, tank fills including Nitrox & world-class... more » Owner description: New Zealand - Bay of Islands only purpose built Dive lodge, meals, gear hire, tank fills including Nitrox & world-class diving all in one beautiful location.Explore the Canterbury Wreck in a sheltered bay, the 113m long Canterbury Wreck rests bolt upright and fully intact. Guided through the wreck with excellent visibility and plenty to see at shallow depths, makes this one of the most accessible wrecks in New Zealand for inexperienced divers. A challenge also awaits for very qualified and experienced diver planning to explore the engine and boiler rooms.Your hosts Shane & Julia instigated the sinking of the former HMNZS Canterbury along with help from friends and family. Our dream became reality on November 3rd 2007.Dive world-class sites Pinnacles, arches, caves, walls, boulders, kelp forests, sponge gardens, abundant schooling fish, vibrantly coloured invertebrates and possible sightings of large pelagic fish. Relax in Northland Dives lodge catering specifically for divers. Our large lounge areas with wood fires in winter are the best place to relax with a drink after your day of diving and before being served up a delicious and plentiful home-cooked meal. « less
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Phantom Sailing (Russell)
Ranked #2 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: A day out on Phantom gives you a chance to get away from the crowds. This is adventure, relaxation and scenic beauty all in... more » Owner description: A day out on Phantom gives you a chance to get away from the crowds. This is adventure, relaxation and scenic beauty all in one with the personal atmosphere created by your hosts, Rick and Robin. Enjoy a great home cooked lunch amongst the beauty of the islands on this great owner- operator boat. « less
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Salt Air Tours (Paihia)
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$182* and up
Ranked #3 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Salt Air's helicopter and fixed wing scenic flights and tours offer you a unique and memorable experience of the Bay of... more » Owner description: Salt Air's helicopter and fixed wing scenic flights and tours offer you a unique and memorable experience of the Bay of Islands and Northland from the air with spectacular coastline views and island scenery. Our guided tour options and island escapes will also leave you with an appreciation of our beaches, local history, culture and coastal environment that is uniquely Northland. « less
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$115* and up
Ranked #4 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Tours; Adventures
Owner description: Come sailing on Northland’s own tall ship! You can help set the sails, ride on the bowsprit, climb the rigging, or... more » Owner description: Come sailing on Northland’s own tall ship! You can help set the sails, ride on the bowsprit, climb the rigging, or alternatively you can relax while our crew does the work. Morning cream tea and a delicious BBQ lunch are included. The ship is a member of the Northland Sustainable Tourism Charter and operated by a charitable trust. Profits from day sails are used to develop youth in Northland. « less
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Paihia Dive (Paihia)
Ranked #5 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Water sports; Adventures
Owner description: Paihia Dive in the Bay of Islands is the Far North of New Zealand's premier dive centre and it is our great pleasure to show... more » Owner description: Paihia Dive in the Bay of Islands is the Far North of New Zealand's premier dive centre and it is our great pleasure to show you all the underwater wonders of this beautiful part of NZ. We offer trips to the spectacular Rainbow Warrior - the jewel of the north aboard our fully equipped dive RIB 'Aka Maru', which takes only 7 minutes from the shore to reach the dive site.Dive The HMNZS Canterbury, New Zealand’s last Frigate to be purpose sunk for diving. Sunk almost 5 years ago, she is covered in jewel anemones and sponges. This wreck is massive and well worth diving!Dive the Bay of Islands with the longest running dive charter operation. Paihia Dive has been taking divers under since 1978, and Craig has been diving in the Bay for 25 years. For a true local experience join Paihia Dive for a day diving. Learn to dive with the best! Paihia Dive is a PADI 5 Star Resort. All our dive courses are taught by experienced instructors, and the classes are nice and small. Start your Open Water Course today! « less
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Dive North (Kerikeri)
Ranked #6 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Water sports; Adventures
Owner description: Dive North offer fantastic dive trips in the Bay of Islands with free pick ups in Paihia and Kerikeri so you can explore NZ's... more » Owner description: Dive North offer fantastic dive trips in the Bay of Islands with free pick ups in Paihia and Kerikeri so you can explore NZ's subtropical paradise! Catering specifically for the diver, we also offer onsite B & B, great lunches including legendary home made Lemon Cake and two great dive boats with full cover from the elements, for you to relax in while cruising the Bay of Islands. Come and join our most popular dive trips; exploring ship wrecks Rainbow Warrior and HMNZS Canterbury and the beautiful reefs too! Based in the heart of the Bay of Islands, we are the only operator who does the Divers Big Day Out - dive both wrecks (Rainbow Warrior & HMNZS Canterbury) in one day! Only 1 day to dive? Advanced diver or more? Then our unique Divers Big Day Out! trip is the answer. Learn to dive in the best hands with PADI and SSI courses, all dives in the sea from the boat - no chlorine pools and floating plasters here! Open Water courses just take 3 days and Advanced Open Water just 2 days and you get to dive both the wrecks as part of your course! Personal service, great customer care and highly professional - Dive North; NZ Wide Diving Winners 2012 & 2013 and Certificate of Excellence 2014 winners - book now and experience the Dive North difference! « less
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Ranked #7 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Tours; Adventures
Owner description: Experience a full day sailing adventure on the legendary ocean going maxi yacht. Feel the thrill of taking the helm that Sir... more » Owner description: Experience a full day sailing adventure on the legendary ocean going maxi yacht. Feel the thrill of taking the helm that Sir Peter Blake once steered on course. Join the crew in sailing this great vessel around the spectacular scenery of the Bay of Islands... « less
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Ranked #8 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Capture the magic of this classic single mast yacht as you sail around the aquatic playground of the bay of islands. Design... more » Owner description: Capture the magic of this classic single mast yacht as you sail around the aquatic playground of the bay of islands. Design your own day, your own custom built adventure, aboard this 14 meter fully equipped yacht which offers you the very best in quality, comfort and safety and where your experienced skipper and crew are on board to ensure you have a day to remember. « less
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Ranked #9 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Hiking Trails; Sports
Owner description: We are Northland's first three-day private unguided walk. Situated at Whangarei Heads our boutique walk encompasses private... more » Owner description: We are Northland's first three-day private unguided walk. Situated at Whangarei Heads our boutique walk encompasses private farmland, stunning ocean and harbour beaches, rural roads, recreational reserves and public walkways. Start each day from our immaculately presented lodge and walk through an amazing variety of landscapes. At the end of the day return for a delicious dinner prepared by us and cooked by you. This outstanding natural experience will leave you with lasting memories. « less
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Ranked #10 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: The Rock Cruises Get on the The Rock NZ boat for the most action-packed Bay of Islands cruise in New Zealand. Come aboard and... more » Owner description: The Rock Cruises Get on the The Rock NZ boat for the most action-packed Bay of Islands cruise in New Zealand. Come aboard and let the activities begin! an image Activities in the Bay of Islands don't get better than with the Rock Cruises. Our action-packed choice of 3 different adventure-filled Bay of Islands cruises are full of fun activities starting from only $108 per person! That includes fishing, kayaking, snorkelling, hiking, target shooting and star gazing. Of course, you can simply relax, drink in the stunning New Zealand scenery and enjoy the wide variety of wildlife that inhabits this unique region of Northland. Browse through our website to uncover all the essential Bay of Islands activities you can do and what you'll see whilst you cruise the Bay of Islands on the Rock NZ Boat. You can read the overnight cruise itinerary here and, if you want to get a taste of what other people have said about us, visit our Join Us section and check out our reviews on Trip Advisor and our Facebook community. « less
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Ranked #11 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Owner description: Skydive up to 16000ft, the highest skydive opportunity in the North Island! After a 30 minute scenic flight over the stunning... more » Owner description: Skydive up to 16000ft, the highest skydive opportunity in the North Island! After a 30 minute scenic flight over the stunning 144 islands of the Bay of Islands, you will gracefully exit the aircraft with your tandem instructor, experiencing the adrenaline rush of absolute freefall, before your parachute is opened and you can float, spin and glide your way back down to planet Earth! Reaching speeds of up to 200km per hour, experience freefall with us in the beautiful Bay of Islands and pick up a souvenir combo pack of video and photos to remember your jump and show all your friends! NEW! - ARRIVE IN STYLE - FREE LOCAL PICK UP IN A LUXURY STRETCH LIMOUSINE! « less
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Dive Tutukaka (Tutukaka)
Ranked #12 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Reefs; Water sports; Adventures
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Ranked #13 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Adventures
Owner description: We Cruise for around 40 minutes along our local island coastline & up a meandering river that in days gone by sailing ships... more » Owner description: We Cruise for around 40 minutes along our local island coastline & up a meandering river that in days gone by sailing ships used to load up Kauri Logs. Guests now transfer to kayaks so they can explore up close, paddle through mangrove forests or photograph a colony of sea birds that nest in trees hanging over the river, Then onto our final destination where a waterfall drops into the sea. At the waterfall the fun & adrenaline starts, even first timers can safely experience paddling in foaming whitewater & even under the waterfall itself!Our 7 Points of Difference:* Extreme Value* Safer, Boat on hand*More time for kayaking*Rest when you or your family want*Fast Sit on Kayaks that don't Trap you*Sit on kayaks allow you to go under the Waterfalls*Night Kayaking & Waterfalls is a brilliant NZ Experience! « less
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Adventure Forest (Whangarei)
Ranked #14 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Sports Complexes; Adventures
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Ranked #15 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: An icon on Northland’s horizon, the Poor Knights Islands are both a complete Marine Reserve, and a Nature Reserve. The... more » Owner description: An icon on Northland’s horizon, the Poor Knights Islands are both a complete Marine Reserve, and a Nature Reserve. The Perfect Day’s half-day cruise takes you snorkeling, kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding in sub-tropical waters, sightseeing into the World's largest sea-cave and through spectacular arches. With a dramatic volcanic backdrop and turbulent Maori history, teaming schools of fish and bird life, this is a day you will remember for the rest of your life. « less
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Ranked #16 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Explore the landscape on this full day adventure to Cape Reinga. Drive along the sand highway of 90 Mile Beach as the ocean... more » Owner description: Explore the landscape on this full day adventure to Cape Reinga. Drive along the sand highway of 90 Mile Beach as the ocean roars alongside you. Immerse yourself in the culture and history of the Far North on this adventure to the top of NZ. « less
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Ranked #17 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Tours; Adventures
Owner description: Fullers GreatSights Bay of Islands offers Northland’s most comprehensive range cruises and tours. The Fullers name has been... more » Owner description: Fullers GreatSights Bay of Islands offers Northland’s most comprehensive range cruises and tours. The Fullers name has been synonymous with cruises in the Bay of Islands since 1886. Today the passionate and knowledgeable local team are proud to showcase the wonders of the region including cruises to the famous “Hole in the Rock”, dolphin watching/swimming cruises and day tours to the Hokianga, Kerikeri, Russell and Cape Reinga via 90 Mile Beach. « less
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Ranked #18 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Adventures
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Ranked #19 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Sightseeing Tours
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She's a Lady (Bay of Islands)
Ranked #20 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Tours; Adventures
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Ranked #21 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Tours; Adventures
Owner description: Come sailing on Carino NZ. Help to hoist sails or sit back and relax. We are the only yacht licensed to swim and view wild... more » Owner description: Come sailing on Carino NZ. Help to hoist sails or sit back and relax. We are the only yacht licensed to swim and view wild dolphins in the Bay. Included is an island stopover for Snorkeling tours, Island walks, beach games and BBQ lunch. Depart Paihia 9.30am-3.45pm daily. « less
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Ranked #22 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Explore the best of the Bay of Islands. Encounter diverse wildlife, spectacular scenery and the rich culture and history of... more » Owner description: Explore the best of the Bay of Islands. Encounter diverse wildlife, spectacular scenery and the rich culture and history of the region. Be immersed in the story of the Bay… « less
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Ranked #23 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: We offer Eco Kayak and Kayak fishing tours in the beautiful Bay of Islands. White sand beaches, crystal blue water and marine... more » Owner description: We offer Eco Kayak and Kayak fishing tours in the beautiful Bay of Islands. White sand beaches, crystal blue water and marine mammals galore! We also do Kayak rentals and Multi-Day trips for the more adventurous. We always have time for snorkeling and a lunch on a secluded beach! « less
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Ranked #24 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Water sports; Adventures
Owner description: We offer guided jet ski tours around the amazing Bay of Island. feel the thrill of riding your own jet ski, explore caves,... more » Owner description: We offer guided jet ski tours around the amazing Bay of Island. feel the thrill of riding your own jet ski, explore caves, beaches and lagoons. Stop at the Bay's only Island Cafe. No experience necessary, professional experienced guides. Fun for the whole family! « less
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Total Tours (Paihia)
Ranked #25 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: The Bay of Islands Wine, Food & Craft Tour offers guests a unique Taste Of The Bay. Visiting food factories, craft studios... more » Owner description: The Bay of Islands Wine, Food & Craft Tour offers guests a unique Taste Of The Bay. Visiting food factories, craft studios and wineries in the Kerikeri area, guests will meet very talented people who are passionate about what they do. Tour includes complimentary food & wine tastings, and lunch at a winery.The ½ day wine tour caters for both wine novice and connoisseur. Meet Kerikeri wine growers and share their passion of quality wines, or join us on our evening wine tasting tour with a 3 course meal.Leave behind your car, map and stress. Relax and let us share the beautiful bay of islands with you. « less
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Pure Day Spa (Kerikeri)
Ranked #26 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Wellness Spas
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Ranked #27 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Boat Tours; Classes
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Ranked #28 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Cape Reinga - Sandboarding & 90 Mile BeachAn awesome jam packed day that take you on a journey of discovery to the top of New... more » Owner description: Cape Reinga - Sandboarding & 90 Mile BeachAn awesome jam packed day that take you on a journey of discovery to the top of New Zealand - get at one with nature, do the dunes, hear the legends and much more!Visit the famous Cape Reinga lighthouse, whiteness the Pacific Ocean collide with the Tasman Sea. Boogie board down the massive sand dunes at the Te Paki Stream. Speed along 90 Mile Beach. « less
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Ranked #29 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Water sports; Adventures
Owner description: Offer breathtaking views of the Bay of Islands from 1200ft, New Zealand's HIGHEST PARASAIL.No physical restrictions or... more » Owner description: Offer breathtaking views of the Bay of Islands from 1200ft, New Zealand's HIGHEST PARASAIL.No physical restrictions or experience required.Depart and land from the back of our purpose built boat.Fly single, tandem or triple. « less
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Ranked #30 of 124 activities in Northland Region
Category: Tours; Adventures
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