Bay of Islands

The Bay of Islands is a remarkable island archipelago of over 144 islands, boasting a rich terrestrial and marine ecosystem. This corner of the world is certainly unique, and no trip to the Bay should go complete without exploring some of the islands dotted around the region.

 

Auckland Harbour

Welcome to Auckland, known fondly as the City of Sails. Nestled between three harbours; Waitematā, Manukau and Kaipara, Auckland is famous for offering some of the best sailing conditions in New Zealand and is renowned for it’s America’s Cup heritage. Come on board, set sail with us and see for yourself.

The Backpacker Group Members Deal

Explore offers 10% discount off all their products.

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Tours & Products

Click here for the Auckland Harbour tours.

Click here for the Bay of Islands tours.

Hostels Nearby

Arthouse Accommodation

Attic Backpackers

Ducks and Drakes Backpackers

Mount Backpackers

Mousetrap Backpackers

Plateau Lodge

Rock Solid Backpackers

Saltwater Lodge

Skotel Alpine Resort

The Dwellington

The Marion

Turtle Cove Accommodation

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  • A valid The Backpacker Group membership card with identification must be presented to staff to claim discount
  • Direct bookings only
  • Not to be used in conjunction with any other discounts, promotions or deals.
  • Explore Terms are Conditions apply to all bookings
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Urgent Coronavirus Update

Anyone that has arrived into New Zealand from Monday 16th March 1am is required to self-isolate for 14 days.  If you do not do this you will be deported out of New Zealand if you are caught. If you need advice you can call the health line  0800 358 5453 or +64 9 358 5453  Do not enter a hostel, a hospital or a doctors clinic instead call the health line if you think you have the coronavirus.  If you need somewhere to self-isolate we might be able to help you so send an email to [email protected]co.nz.  Many hostels are now checking your passports to see when you have entered the country and will report you to the police if you are not following the New Zealand requirements.