On the Water
Dolphins tours - view dolphins year round, conditions permitting you can also swim with them. May also encounter whales, orcas, and penguins.
Diving - come and explore the great diving around the Bay of Islands. Dive the famous Rainbow Warrior wreck, one the the countries most popular dive sites.
Fishing - the Bay of Islands is one of the best fishing destinations in New Zealand.
Wine Tours - visit some of the regions wineries.
Waitangi Treaty Grounds - includes the historic Treaty House where the founding document of New Zealand, the Treaty of Waitangi was signed.
Russell - charming historic town which was the first capital of New Zealand. Visit Flagstaff Hill to get great views of the Bay of Islands and to visit the location where Hone Heke cut down the flagpole four times in a show of defiance against the British.
Haruru Falls - beautiful falls offer good swimming and kayaking.