Bay of Islands Private Tour from Auckland

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From $194.01

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 12 hours

Departs: Auckland, Auckland

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This day trip from Auckland to the Bay of Islands covers historical sites of New Zealand’s Northland, including the Waitangi Treaty Grounds and the seaport of Russell. Visit the Waitangi Treaty House, then take a ferry from Paihia to the first European settlement. Opt for lunch, and venture into the shops, museums and cafes of Russell during your free time, before hotel drop-off in Auckland by coach.Visit the Waitangi Treaty Grounds and take a guided tour of the Waitangi Treaty House See a traditional Maori meeting house and a huge waka (war canoe)See the highlights of Russell, including the Pompallier Mission, Christ Church, and Flagstaff Hill Have free time to check out the beaches, cafes, shops and museums at your leisure

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Bottled water

GST (Goods and Services Tax)

Private transportation

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 99

Additional Info

  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final. No refund is available for cancellations.

  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Sky Tower
Will pick up from your hotel in Auckland

• Admission Ticket Free

Auckland Harbour Bridge
Departing Auckland in the morning, you'll cross the Harbour Bridge and travel north with your local driver guide will point out interesting sights and provide entertaining and informative commentary as you journey through farmland and lush native forest towards the Bay of Island

• Admission Ticket Free

Waitangi Treaty Grounds
Experience a guided tour of the historic Waitangi Treaty Grounds where in 1840, the Treaty of Waitangi was signed between Maori and the British Crown. Explore the original Treaty House, one of New Zealand's oldest and most visited historic homes and the Te Whare Runanga, a fully carved Maori meeting house, which is representative of all iwi (regional tribes) in New Zealand. The Waitangi Treaty Grounds offer a truly unique insight into New Zealand's early history.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Take short ferry ride across the harbour to Russell, also known by its Māori name Kororāreka, Russell was New Zealand's first capital where you can explore Christ Church which is New Zealand's oldest church, You will have opportunity to see Flagstaff Hill and Pompallier Mission

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Paihia is the main tourist town in the beautiful Bay of Islands. With 144 islands and bays, the Bay of Islands is one of the best martime parks in New Zealand

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

SkyCity Casino
Will Drop you back to you hotel in Auckland City

• Admission Ticket Free

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