The Bay of Islands offers some of the best sea kayaking in New Zealand - Bay Beach Hire specialises in sea kayak tours and rentals. We provide modern single and double sea kayaks and safety equipment, selected for comfort, stability, sea worthiness and performance.
We've also got sit-on-top kayaks, which can be used by anyone, regardless of age or experience.
If you want to explore the islands for two or more days we'll supply all safety equipment and secure parking (from $50.00/day).
No previous kayaking experience is required. Our skilled guides will demonstrate paddling techniques and equipment at your own pace.
They'll then lead you on a custom tour to explore islands, mangroves, rock gardens and...> read more
... historical sites, whilst providing information on the native wildlife and history of the Bay of Islands.
A tea stop along the way gives you a chance to use the snorkelling and fishing gear we supply free of charge.
We also cater for group bookings, corporate, schools, seniors, etc.
Towel (even if you don't plan on swimming)
Lunch / Snack
Change of Clothes (dry bags are provided)
Winter: Morning tour
9.00am - 12:30pm Afternoon tour
2.00pm - 5.30pm
Summer: Morning tour
9.00am - 12.30 Sunset tour
5.00pm - 8.30pm
Single Kayak $55.00
Double Kayak $110.00
Weather: We can't guarantee good weather, so sometimes we need to postpone trips for your safety. A full refund is given if you are unable to reschedule your trip.
The Bay of Islands is one of the most scenic and idyllic holiday destinations in New Zealand. With its sub-tropical climate, the region offers everyone a wide choice of things to see and do.
Walk bare foot on pristine golden sand beaches, kayak the coast in crystal clear waters - experience extreme outdoor adventure or just relax.