Take a tour of New Zealand's most beautiful Harbour

Whangaroa Harbour Water Transport lets you enjoy the scenic Whangaroa Harbour. Hop on one of our frequent boat tours and enjoy entertaining and informative narration live from one of our professional skippers. On your tour you will see secluded beaches, tall cliffs and lush green foliage that make the harbour one of the most beautiful in the world.

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Departing from Whangaroa, this 90-minute narrated cruise is the best way to get up-close views of Whangaroa Harbour's unique history and famous landscape. You'll Enjoy: A 90-minute cruise through the historic Whangaroa Harbour Up-close views of spectacular landscape and wildlife Entertaining narration with amusing stories and facts on the Harbours history Fascinating stories about some of the harbours most famous landmarks including the resting place of the Boyd, Lane and Sons Mill, Kingfish Lodge and WWII bunkers. An exciting speedboat ride featuring views of the harbour including the Dukes Nose, Wairakau Stream and Waterfall, Taratara, St Pauls Rock and more! Additional Information: We recommend that guests bring sunscreen, a jacket and water along

Tours Depart at 10am and 1pm daily or on demand. Bookings are essential.

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Discover Northland's beautiful Whangaroa Harbour.
Combine walking with a scenic boat ride and experience the most scenic sections of the harbour from the water.r

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Whangaroa Harbour Water Transport is the only boat sightseeing and water taxi operator on the Whangaroa Harbour. Whether you are looking for sightseeing, private charter or a water taxi, Whangaroa Harbour Water Transport has something for you.

Our mission is to provide entertaining, stimulating, and enlightening ways to see Whangaroa Harbours beauty, culturally significant history and lush native bush from the comfort of our boat. Our professional crew and staff are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service, safety and hospitality.