Join Bay of Islands team at Coastal Kayakers on one of their guided sea kayaking adventures offering a large range of both single and double kayaks to choose from making it ideal for families, individuals, school and conference groups.
Coastal Kayakers offer half day and full day tours departing daily from Waitangi, catering to all levels of experience from the novice to the experienced paddler, our friendly guides are very knowledgeable of the Bay of Islands waters with stories of local legends and historical points of interest as you kayak through mangrove forest, visit Motumarie Island and kayaking to Haruru falls an unusual horseshoe-shaped waterfall.
All our kayaks are ‘Sit In’ style sea kayaks being stable in the water and a rudder for easy steering.
Our Kayaking trips depart daily from Waitangi beach paddling up the tranquil and sheltered waters of the Waitangi Estuary exploring the fascinating mangrove forests as you paddle towards the spectacular Haruru falls, here its time to relax with a coffee, take a swim before returning back down the Waitangi river seeing birdlife along the way with Terns and the nesting grounds of the Pied Shags and other birdlife – Don’t forget the camera.
Minimum 2 people $89 per person
The full day tour is an extension of our half day tour with the added paddling away from Waitangi estuary into the bay and across to Motumaire Island where we stop for lunch, time to explore this littledeserted island that sits off Paihia here you can relax, snorkelling, swimming or sample local shellfish of oysters and mussels.
Minimum 2 people $139 per person
For the more adventurous paddlers, you can choose the freedom of kayaking at your own pace, exploring the majestic waters of the Bay of Islands and be sure to take a few hours to visit the mangrove forest and Haruru Falls at your own pace.
Explore the aquatic playground of the Bay of Islands at your own pace. Our experience staff will assist you with planning your route for your half or full day kayak rental making the most of the conditions of the day and also your personal areas of interest.
Kayaks/Stand-up Paddleboards and all safety equipment