GOAT ISLAND EXPERIENCE FOR FAMILIES
Families of four save when booking their Glass Bottom Boat Tours online.
(2 adults + 2 children)
Everyone gets on board for only $85!
This deal is available online only and cannot be purchased at the beach.
Children must be aged 3-15 years
(there is no charge for infants or children under 3 years old).
BACKPACKERS GOAT ISLAND EXPERIENCE
Book your travel by bus from Auckland to Goat island with your Glass Bottom Boat Activities
The perfect day trip for those living in Auckland or travellers and backpackers making their way north via public bus transport. This package includes transportation from Warkworth to Goat Island (and return), Plus a Glass Bottom Boat Tour in New Zealand’s oldest marine reserve!
If you want to stay longer we can help with accommodation from bunk rooms & camping to motels stays.
How does it work?
First Call the Goat Island NZ team for availability: 027 49 79 764
- Then purchase bus service into Warkworth, with an arrival before 9 a.m.
- Our courtesy shuttle will pick you up from the Warkworth bus stop and transport you to Goat Island.
- After your day at the beach concludes, our courtesy shuttle will return you to the Warkworth bus stop by 3:00 p.m.
- It’s essential that guests book their bus transport through Intercity or Naked/Mana Bus before booking this tour package.
Arrive in Warkworth.
Depending on when your bus arrives, you may have time minutes to purchase coffee, snacks or other beach essentials from nearby stores (New World is across the street from the bus stop.)
Take a Glass Bottom Boat Tour around Goat Island Marine Reserve (a 45 minute eco- and educational tour)
Kayaking or Snorkelling (additional cost)
Free time to sunbathe and explore the beaches and rocky ledges of the Reserve
Return to Warkworth for shopping or a late lunch before catching the return bus to Auckland or continuing your journey north.
Your Bus First
Booking is essential – call for availability.
Please remember to book your Intercity or Naked/Mana, Bus fare first.
This is to ensure there are available seats on the city buses.
Pricing: $85/person. Includes transfer from Warkworth to Goat Island and Glass Bottom Boat Tour.
Food & beverage cost extra, or guests can bring their own lunch.
We can book backpackers & accommodation too!
GLASS BOTTOM BOAT
Our 45 minute fully commentated “Around the island” tour gives visitors a unique perspective…
Hire one of Goat Island New Zealand’s single or double kayaks, and paddle above the reefs and marine life…
We provide masks, snorkel, fins and wetsuits so you can safely swim above the marine life …
One-of-a-kind adventure for group tours on the Glass Bottom Boat. You can hire kayaks & snorkel gear too…