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About Coastal Kayakers
We offer a range of guided kayak tours and hire options that cater to all experience levels and desire for adventure. Tours depart daily from our Beach Base and we have a tour to suit everyone. Explore the Waitangi Inlet on one of our Waterfall Tours and experience our enchanting mangrove forest, meet the local wildlife and be astounded by our horseshoe-shaped Haruru Waterfall or have an ocean paddling adventure exploring the Bays and Islands on our Coastal Discovery Tour. Our friendly guides will amaze you with beautiful Maori legends and local history and document your paddling experience with tour photos that we offer to you free of charge. Suitable for individuals and families through to large conference groups and cruise market.
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Waterfall Discovery Tour
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$52.35 per adult
$66.31 per adult
Coastal Discovery Guided Tour
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$66.31 per adult
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was the perfect activity to that perfect sunny weather! Everyone was so nice, funny and very patient to cater all our needs! They're such a great team, thanks to Chad, Ollie, Holly, and the 2 lovely ladies whom I forgot to get their names...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great way to spend a couple of hours on Haruru Falls tour. Kayaked along the river with our group and tour guide. Stopped at points to give history. Recommend taking your own camera/go pro as there wasn’t enough pictures taken for my liken. Didn’t realise...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank emilyscotland1999
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I came to Paihia just for 1 day and night for some me time and the thought of being out on the water by myself was too tempting to resist. The crew there were amazing, accommodating, funny and extremely helpful. I would definitely recommend and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vixenbk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great group of people, everyone was incredibly helpful, they have sunscreen for you to use to protect yourself from the sun. They are a great value! I solo kayaked to the falls and recommend high tide so you can go through the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wwh2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in, on the off chance there would be equipment available on a super busy day when a cruise ship was in town, and were lucky enough to hire just what we needed for myself and my boys aged 9 and 13 - a double...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank natalieblandford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an awesome time with my kids. Great friendly staff and good equipment made our paddle to the mangroves and falls the perfect family adventure. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank peterhX3711CX
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip with very helpful and friendly staff. Waterfall was an easy paddle with fun stops for play and water battles. We were moved into an earlier booking noshow at the very last minute to be with other family. Thanks to Coastal Kayakers for making...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank auchrisboucher
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there with our friends. We had a super fun time with Coastal Kayakers. Love the water gun fight and other little games. Staff are so friendly and experienced. So our first kayaking experience is marvelous.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank IrisZ202
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time paddling up the waterfall on a hot day. We all had a lot of fun - no-one got too tired. There was a running battle between siblings and cousins with the squirters. And the stops were good too - making...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an awesome afternoon kayaking down the Waitangi river and getting to experience the breathtaking Haruru falls. Definitely a must do while in the bay of islands. All the staff were so friendly and helpful especially tour guide Ollie who was very knowledgeable of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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