Taiamai Tours Heritage Journeys Limited

Bay of Islands


Join us on our Waka voyage and we promise you will leave us with everlasting memories which will remain with you forever. Meet with local Ngapuhi whose traditional knowledge and storytelling skills are legendary in the Bay of Islands. Our ancient histories and stories are shared with you as we paddle together aboard our 50 ft Waka Taua (Maori War Canoe) on the tidal estuaries of the Waitangi River. Departing from the Waitangi Bridge, our Qualmark endorsed Waka voyages are a perfect combination of eco and interactive cultural experiences. We confidently stand by our claim that Taiamai Tours are: New Zealand’s premier Ngapuhi cultural experience…. This tour activity is an interactive and educational Waka experience with customers learning traditional paddle techniques, Waka manoeuvres, chants and Haka whilst absorbing the breath taking natural beauty of the Waitangi river eco systems and native flora and fauna landscapes You will depart from the tours with a deeper understanding of our culture and knowing that your journey with us has without doubt been a Journey of Discovery, a Journey of Distinction. Nau mai, haere mai, We welcome you!...... Now Inclusive with a two day free WAITANGI TREATY GROUNDS pass

You can transfer to another departure time 7 days prior to booked departure date provided space is available. Outside of that time frame a cancellation fee is charged and new bookings must be made. A cancellation received 7 days or more prior to departure date will receive a 60% refund on full cost of tour/Package A cancellation received 3 – 7 days prior to tour departure will receive a refund of 50% of full cost There will be no refund for any cancellations received 3 days or less prior to departure. Taiamai Tours Heritage Journeys reserves the right to change alter or cancel any of our tour options due to adverse weather events or conditions that may occur beyond our control.

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