Bay of Islands & Northland

Northland, stretching upwards from Auckland to the very northernmost tip of the North Island, is New Zealand’s only sub-tropical region, known as the ‘winterless north’. Much of its extensive coastline remains unspoilt and is a haven for local and international yachts and big-game fishing launches.

Why visit Bay of Islands & Northland ?

  • Learn about the Maori history at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds
  • Spot Dolphins in their natural habitat
  • Stroll through the lush Waipoua Forest & visit the largest Kauri Tree
  • Visit Cape Reigna, the northernmost tip of New Zealand

Steeped in a rich and colourful history, the Bay of Islands is known as the birthplace of the New Zealand nation. The Bay of Islands has a largely unspoilt coastline of golden beaches and rocky outcrops.

Scattered with 150 islands, this bay with its blue-green ocean and abundant wildlife, is renowned as a maritime adventure playground.




A visa is required for UK passport holders

Health Requirements

No mandatory vaccinations are required.

Time Difference

GMT +13 hours

Flight Time

24 hours with one stop


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