The Whirlwind Boat Tours in Whitianga
Join us and explore one of New Zealand’s most breath-taking stretches of coast on a fun and exhilarating tours on the Ocean Leopard Boat! Experience the Ocean Leopard The Ocean Leopard is our world class, purpose built tour boat that has been designed with supreme passenger comfort, maximum visibility and weather protection front of mind. Jump on board and you’ll find: • A deep V shaped hull that ensures a soft, cushioned ride in all sea conditions. • Amazing visibility from large forward facing seats and a spacious cockpit. • Boarding the vessel is safe and easy – the boat is level with the wharf and only requires a short step, so it is easily accessible for people with disabilities and the elderly. • A canvas roof providing protection from the harsh New Zealand sun or adverse weather. • Clear side windows that easily drop down to provide full weather protection if needed. • Fully compliant safety measures and equipment – including state-of-the-art, lightweight inflatable life jackets. • The Full Monty Pristine coastlines, an abundance of marine and bird life, unspoiled native bush and complete tranquility; with our Full Monty Tour you’ll encounter it all! Trip Duration: Approximately 2 hours Departure Times: 10:30am, 1:30pm, 4:00pm Prices: $80 Adults / $45 Children (aged between 5 and 14) Children under 5 FREE • The Whirlwind Tour With this spectacular Whirlwind Tour you’ll visit beautiful beaches and islands, including Lonely Bay, Shakespeare Cliff, Cooks Beach, Hahei and Cathedral Cove. Trip Duration: Approximately 75 minutes Departure Times: 9:00am and 4:00pm Prices: $60 Adults / $35 Children (aged between 5 and 14) Children under 5 FREE 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
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
Join us today for a fun and exhilarating cruise that explores one of the most breathtaking stretches of coast in New Zealand! The team is dedicated to giving you the best possible experience with your safety and comfort being the number one priority. Our ‘state of the art purpose built tour boat was built with the express requirement to ensure passenger comfort, maximum visibility and weather protection. The Ocean Leopard's superior design and spacious layout makes us the best choice to explore the dramatic volcanic coast of Mercury Bay, located on the Coromandel Peninsula! On your cruise you can expect 100% pure natural beauty. We visit the Mercury Bay's top beaches including Lonely Bay and the stunning Shakespeare Cliff, Cooks Beach, Hahei, Hot Water Beach and of course the spectacular Cathedral Cove. We get up close and personal with towering pinnacles like Champagne Rock, giant blowholes and sea caves, including the exciting, Orua Sea Cave that we enter when sea conditions are right! Visit the Te Whanganui-A-Hei Marine Reserve, where an abundance of marine, bird and plant life flourishes over 3 kilometres of pristine coastline and unspoilt native bush. We can't guarantee we will see all the local wildlife on the day but we will give it a good go! Our local guides highlight Mercury Bay's rich and colourful history both past and present giving a fabulous balance of information and time to soak up the sights and sounds.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
- Outboard Engine
- Dual Comm-forward seating
- Twin Engine
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.