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12 Jul 2018
“Sit back relax and enjoy”
4 Mar 2018
“Great tour”
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For an unforgettable Lunch or Dinner cruise, join us on our 63ft Sailing Catamaran Zigzag in the Beautiful Bay of Islands, Northland New Zealand.
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Marsden Road | Port of Paihia, Paihia 0442, New Zealand
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+64 21 150 6563
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

2nd time on this cruise and despite no orcas we were totally satisfied with the cruise. All of the staff are very polite and have a wealth of knowledge. The vessel is well appointed and good viewing all around. To truly appreciate the tour take...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ALAN E
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent and fun crew. Very good tour. Amazing trip around various bays. Beautiful scenery. Good value and option to get back by lunchtime or stay on at an island for lunch and exploration.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 127stepheng
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the half day trip around the bay of islands. Great weather was a bonus! Lovely lunch - fresh salads, potatoes, bread, BBQ steak, chicken and sausages. We got close to a pod of dolphins who put on a good show.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank CCMelinda
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a comprehensive eco tour of the historic picturesque Bay of Islands. The captain of the boat was very knowledgeable and very flexible. He made diversions off route to see things that others often missed. Lots of marine life and interesting sights. We stopped...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank R B
Reviewed 5 April 2015

I would recommend any boat trip except She's a lady, Phantom, Freewind, Vigilant, Gungha 2, R.tucker thompson, Zigzag, tango jetski tours, Cool change, Kingfisher and Mac attack fast boat. Even tho they might do a nice sailing/boat trip, the captains do not care for the...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 1 March 2015

Visited here on a cruise on the Radiance of the Seas, very much a tourist trap with overly inflated prices for souvenirs compared to other locations in NZ... a pretty little port for all that. Walked up the main street and through the shops -...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed 21 February 2015

Wasn't sure what quite to expect from this trip but really pleased we went. Great crew with good entertaining and informative commentary. Spotted and stopped to view dolphins on way to passage thru 'Hole in the Rock'. This was followed by a stopover on a...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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