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Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga

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Whitianga, New Zealand
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About Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga
Explore some of the Coromandels most specular coast line including Cathedral Cove. Get close to the stunning volcanic rock formations, pinnacles and sea caves. What sets us above the rest is we take your below to explore the under water world of the Marine Reserve. Spot many different species of fish plus crayfish, stingrays, octopus, kinna and more. Watch the marine life through the glass in the comfort of the cabin or take the plunge and experience sensational snorkeling with equipment provided. Our experienced crew will entertain you with a fun commentary enriched with history and information on the area. Our mammal watch permit allows us to view dolphins and orcas when they visit.
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Our unique tour is the only one to show you the marine life without getting wet. The glass panels provide a clear window to spotting marine life. Our crew are passionate about the ocean, conservation and our marine reserve.
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Erchie A wrote a review Jun 8
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We had good fun with this trip. Our toddler enjoyed it too especially when she was able to see the fishes swimming under the glass panel. Catie and Steve have been so helpful and knowledgeable about the place and the history. Highly recommended to everyone who will visit Whitianga!
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Date of experience: June 2021
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Peter wrote a review Jun 5
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fabulous day out on the water Katie was a fantastic guide and really made the trip informative we visited the marine reserve as well as the cove
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Date of experience: June 2021
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Response from Mark and Hayley J, Front Office Manager at Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga
Responded 1 week ago
Hi there, Thanks for taking the time to leave us such a great review! We are stoked you enjoyed the tour. Kind regards, Caitie
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Dominique wrote a review May 2021
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Excellent service from start to finish. Katie and Jordie were really knowledgeable and shared lots of information about the history of the area and the ecosystem. Would recommend to anyone wanting to see and learn a bit more about the coromandel peninsula.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Response from Mark and Hayley J, Owner at Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga
Responded 3 weeks ago
Kia Ora, Thanks for your excellent review.Its great to hear you enjoyed your tour with the girls and learnt a lot about our area and the marine reserve. Thanks for coming out with us. Regards, Hayley
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Kate wrote a review May 2021
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Excellent activity to do in winter or summer on a good day. Katie and Jordy were lovely tour guides who knew a lot about the area and various sites nearby, as well as taking us to amazing sea life viewing locations. Would highly recommend! Will definitely do this again in the future.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Response from Mark and Hayley J, Front Office Manager at Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi there! Thanks for the awesome review, we are stoked you enjoyed your time on the water with us. Kind regards, Caitie
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Groovejets wrote a review May 2021
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Our 3 kids, my wife and I enjoyed our fantastic glass bottom boat tour around the Whitianga waters with our amazing guides Nieve and Mark. Their interesting insights, jokes and asides made for an enjoyable trip. The fish, views of caves (inside and out) as well as the beautiful Cathedral Cove will be remembered by our kids. Can wholeheartedly recommend to anyone holidaying in the Corromandel area and a must do if you visit the Whitianga waterfront.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Response from Mark and Hayley J, Front Office Manager at Glass Bottom Boat Whitianga
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hi there, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are glad you enjoyed the tour and hope to see you again. Kind regards, Caitie
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