OverviewDiscover dolphins in their own world. Get to know these majestic and intelligent creatures as you cruise the sparkling waters of the Bay of Islands. Watch as these playful mammals leap and dance over the waves. Take the plunge and join them for an unforgettable encounter!
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- Close encounter with friendly dolphins
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Choice of morning or afternoon departure
Know More about this tourTake this unique opportunity to experience dolphins in their world. Encounter these intelligent and playful mammals in their natural environment. Get the Swim with the Dolphins experience in the warmest waters in New Zealand.
Cruise picturesque islands while searching for dolphins. Once a pod of dolphins is found, Department of Conservation regulations will determine whether a swim is possible. Swimming is optional however you need to be a confident swimmer.
The modern high speed catamaran is purpose built for dolphin watching and swimming and offers easy access to the water and ample viewing areas including observation decks and side opening windows.
Your cruise includes a mask, snorkel, fins and a wetsuit for those that swim along with a hot shower onboard afterwards.
Inclusions for Dolphin Encounter In The Bay Of Islands
- Equipment: mask, snorkel, fins and wetsuit
- A complimentary hot shower after your swim
Exclusions for Dolphin Encounter In The Bay Of Islands
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
If you do not get to see dolphins you will get a non-transferable voucher to come again for free. This is not a money back offer
A portion of your fare contributes to marine mammal research and conservation
Advisable to bring: swimmers, towel, camera, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat
Check-in for your trip 15 minutes prior to departure
This trip is suitable for children
Life jackets will be supplied in the event of an emergency
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.