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Sea Kayaking on Waiheke Island: In the news

We’ve known for quite some time that Sea Kayaking on Waiheke Island  is the very best way to explore the stunning coastline and appreciate the island’s beauty and now it seems our friends at  National Geographic Traveller magazine, and the UK’s The Independent, The Sunday Times and Metro have got wind of it too.

  1. Sea kayaking tours around the harbour island are turning Waiheke into an adventure destination as well as a food and wine escape” – National Geographic Traveller (no 14 on the list)












2. “Paddle around the secluded bays of pretty Waiheke Island”– The Independent

The Independent highlighted Auckland Sea Kayaks Waiheke Coastal Cruiser as a must do for anyone travelling to New Zealand (they recommended the start of summer in November) in their Where to travel in 2017: The cities and countries you need to see

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3. “Visitors should hop on the new sea kayak tour at idyllicWaiheke Island, a sequestered weekend escape for Aucklanders” –  Sunday Times on New Zealand: Five reasons to visit.”








4. And finally, “Take off on a dream holiday“, is what Metro UK had to say.

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For more information on our Waiheke kayak trips click here.

















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