Lagoon Bay Cruise – half day sail in the Bay of Islands!

Join the Lagoon Bay Cruise for a fantastic half day sail and island experience in the Bay of Islands.

Enjoy a spectacular 4 hour cruise to the iconic “Twin Lagoon Bay”. Take to the sea under sail, and in no time we will be anchored on the shores of Motuarohia Island. There really is no other place quite like it.

Enjoy a casual beach picnic, explore the lagoons and take a walk to the most picturesque view point in the whole of the Bay of Islands, and return for a refreshing swim at the beach.

The Lagoon Bay Cruise is fantastic way to bring the family & friends together and enjoy some time creating memories.




  • A Bucket List Adventure!

    Experience the magic of a small group tour to an iconic destination in the Bay of Islands on this half day sailing cruise. If relaxing is what you’re after,  tied in with a little bit of adventure and an island exploring, then the Lagoon Bay Cruise is for you. This trip is one for the bucket list, even if you’ve been to the Bay of Islands before!

  • Iconic Island Destination

    Motuarohia Island’s Twin Lagoon Bay is a beautiful destination. In fact, it’s beauty is so unique that it features in many publications as an iconic location in the Bay of Islands, yet so many boat tours pass on by in a rush to visit other destinations.  The Lagoon Bay Cruise is dedicated to bringing you to this local favourite and special place, at a comfortable pace where you can enjoy the sights on the way.  Come and see what the fuss is all about.

  • Optional Activities

    The beauty of this cruise is a 1 hour island stopover to explore this unique island for lunch and optional activities. Here you can take a short walk to enjoy spectacular view points, marvel at the lagoons, beachcomb along sandy beaches, or take a refreshing swim. It’s all here, ready and waiting for your arrival.

  • Kick back and relax or have a go at sailing the boat

    There’s plenty of time to relax onboard, your sailing experience is very immersive as the crew is setting and trimming sails all around you. Kick back and be entertained by the going’s on, or if you’re a keen sailor, or wanna be sailor please let us know we’d love to include you if you want to take part, we’ll even reserve VIP seating with the captain & crew.

  • Fun for all!

    This half day cruise is well suited to groups of friends, couples, solo adventurers, senior sailors and is particularly well suited to families with children. With approx 3 hours on the catamaran and 1 hour for island time, it is the perfect blend.




  • PRICE:    $125 Adult  –  $110 Child (12 & under)
  • DEPARTURE TIME:   10am, 12pm or 3pm. Times vary throughout the week to suit popular travel times    Please be ready to board the boat at Paihia beach 15 min prior to departure
  • MEETING POINT:    Paihia Beach, Marsden Rd Paihia
  • SAILING SEASON:    October to May
  • AVAILABILITY:    Sunday, Monday, Tuesday   (please ensure your booking is made in advance to avoid disappointment)
  • DURATION:    4 hours,  with lunchtime island stopover for 1 hour
  • GROUP SIZE:    Max 16 people
  • INCLUSIONS:    Lunch – Light packed picnic lunch & refreshing cold drink
  • OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES:     Explore Lagoons,  Swimming,  Hike,  Viewpoints,  Beachcombing

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