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Ocean Leopard Tours

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Business Type: Sightseeing

Price: 70.00

Overview

- Cathedral Cove Scenic Boat Tour. Join us today for a fun and exhilarating cruise that explores one of the most breathtaking stretches of coast in New Zealand! - Ranked #1 on Trip Advisor.

Address: Whitianga Wharf, Coromandel, New Zealand Coromandel

Phone: view phone+64 27 22 66 480

Free Phone: view phone0800 843 8687

Contact Name: Justin

Website: http://www.oceanleopardtours.co.nz

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Description

The team at Ocean Leopard Tours is dedicated to giving you the best possible experience with your safety and comfort being the number one priority.

Our ‘state of the art’ purpose built tour boat was built with the express requirement to ensure passenger comfort, maximum visibility and weather protection. The Ocean Leopard’s superior design and spacious layout makes us the best choice to explore the dramatic volcanic coast of Mercury Bay, located on the Coromandel Peninsula!

Contact us today;
we would love to show you our little piece of paradiseSmile

TOUR 1
The Full Monty

...with the Full Monty you see it all!

Cruise in comfort, protected from the elements aboard our state of the art, purpose built tour boat.

Cathedral CoveOn your cruise you can expect 100% pure natural beauty. Over 2 action packed hours we visit the Mercury Bays top beaches including Lonely Bay and the stunning Shakespeare Cliff, Cooks Beach, Hahei, Hot Water Beach and of course the wonderful Cathedral Cove where “The Chronicles of Narnia & Prince Caspian” was filmed. We get up close and personal with towering pinnacles like Champagne Rock, giant blowholes and sea caves, including the exciting, Orua Sea Cave that we enter when sea conditions are right!

Visit the Te Whanganui-A-Hei Marine Reserve, where an abundance of marine, bird and plant life flourishes over 3 kilometres of pristine coastline and unspoilt native bush. We can’t guarantee we will see all the local wildlife on the day but we will give it a good go!

Your local guides highlight the Mercury Bays rich and colourful history both past and present giving a fabulous balance of information and time to soak up the sights and sounds.

What to bring: Refreshments, An extra layer of clothing, Binoculars/camera, Sun hat & Sun cream.

TRIP DETAILS
Trip Duration: Approximately 2 hours
Departure times: 8:00am, 10:30am, 1:30pm, 4:00pm

Prices: $70 Adults / $40 Children (aged between 3 and 12)
Children under 3 FREE

We look forward to welcoming you onboard!

TOUR 2
The Whirlwind Tour

… caters for those that are short on time!

Cruise in comfort, protected from the elements aboard our state of the art, purpose built tour boat.

You can expect to see beautiful beaches and islands, including Lonely Bay and the stunning Shakespeare’s Cliff, Cooks Beach, Hahei and of course Cathedral Cove where “The Chronicles of Narnia & Prince Caspian” was filmed.

Visit the Te Whanganui-A-Hei Marine Reserve, where an abundance of marine, bird and plant life flourishes over 3 kilometres of pristine coastline and unspoilt native bush. We can’t guarantee we will see all the local wildlife on the day but we will give it a good go!

Your local guides highlight the Mercury Bays rich and colourful history both past and present giving a fabulous balance of information and time to soak up the sights and sounds.

What to bring: Refreshments, An extra layer of clothing, Binoculars/camera, Sun hat & Sun cream.

TRIP DETAILS
Trip Duration: Approximately 1 hours
Departure times: Operates on request only
Prices: $50 Adults / $30 Children (aged between 3 and 12)
Children under 3 FREE

Snorkelling

Enquire about Snorkelling in the picturesque Gemstone Bay - located near
Cathedral Cove in the heart of the Te Whanganui-A-Hei Marine Reserve.

When weather and sea conditions are right this beautiful anchorage provides the perfect setting to explore the rich sea bed with its abundant plant and marine life.

Complementary top of the line snorkelling equipment provided!



Hours of work

Departure times Tour 1:
8:00am, 10:30am,
1:30pm, 4:00pm

Locations

Ocean Leopard Tours operates from the beautiful seaside town, Whitianga.
Our tours leave from Whitianga Wharf or Ferry Landing by arrangement.

Photo Gallery

Cathedral Cove Approach

Cathedral Cove Approach

  • Marine Reserve - Snorkelling
  • Coromandel Dolphins
  • Tour Map
  • Blue Mau Mau- Marine Reserve

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