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Ecocruz Bay of Islands

Join the friendly crew of the Manawanui on a three-day sailing expedition around the Bay of Islands. Snorkel in crystal clear waters, kayak around uninhabited islands, catch your own fresh seafood or walk on deserted beaches to experience the true magic of this special part of New Zealand.

Welcome to Ecocruz, the original Bay of Islands multi day sailing cruise - enjoy the Bay the way the locals do!

Join our friendly crew and discover the Bay of Islands Maritime Park on a 3 day/2 night sailing adventure aboard the Manawanui, a 22-metre ketch. This is a down-to-earth nature cruise, taking you off the beaten track to give you a real taste of the marine environment and the beautiful landscapes of this unique coastal region in the Far North of New Zealand.

Explore the ocean under sail, visit uninhabited islands, kayak and snorkel the clear waters to see amazing marine life, walk deserted beaches - or just sit back and relax!

Trips depart from Paihia on Tuesdays and Fridays, October-May

Small groups: 10 passenger max. to ensure a personal atmosphere

Accommodation is in private double or shared 4-berth bunk cabins

Prices start at an all-inclusive NZ$ 650.00 per person.

Small groups: 10 passengers max.

Children welcome. Minimum Age 5 Years.

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