1. Waka Taua' Canoe in Bay of Islands
  2. Waka Taua' Canoe in Bay of Islands
  3. Waka Taua' Canoe in Bay of Islands

Waka Taua' Canoe in Bay of Islands

TE HOENGA WAKA - HARURU FALLS - For cruise ship passengers:Welcome to Aotearoa (New Zealand) Northland is the birthplace of modern New Zealand and the Ngapuhi Tribe is the largest group of Maori in the country. Taiamai Tours Heritage Journey’s is a Maori community owned cultural experience. Internationally renowned as one of best Maori cultural EXPERIENCES in New Zealand, we promise that should you join us you will participate in an experience that is truly unique, special and for some life changing. Departing from where your tender docks in Waitangi you immediately feel the power and spiritually of the Maori waka as you paddle the peaceful and tranquil waters of Waitangi aboard our 50 ft traditional Maori Waka (canoe). We guarantee you will rate this experience as one of the best activities you do during your New Zealand stopover. Our Qualmark endorsed Waka Journeys are a perfect combination of eco adventures and interactive Cultural encounters and are the must do Once in a lifetime experience during your once in a lifetime visit to the Bay of Islands. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.

Captain is included.
A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
16 guests
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The Bay of Islands is home to Taiamai Tours heritage journeys and the Ngapuhi, New Zealand’s largest tribal Maori group. Our interactive Waka experience provides a rare and unique insight into our ancient customs, rituals and traditions. We invite you to come and join us for it is only through involvement in our culture that you will gain a deeper understanding of who and what we really are. Our ancient histories and stories we share with you as we paddle our 40 ft Waka Taua (War Canoe) together on the tidal estuaries of the Waitangi RiverDeparting at 10.00am only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays during the summer months, our Qualmark endorsed and very exclusive Maori war canoe voyages are a perfect combination of eco, spiritual and interactive cultural experiences therefore it is from this position we confidently claim to be

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