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Explore Group (New Zealand)

Booking Kiosk, Viaduct Harbour | Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-359 5987
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America's Cup Sailing on Auckland's Waitemata Harbour
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Booking Kiosk, Viaduct Harbour | Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Booked the dinner cruise with my wife after walking past their booking desk on the wharf. This was a good night on the water the crew are very friendly and fun. Makes for a very enjoyable experience. The view from the harbour of the Auckland...More

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Superb evening harbour cruise, with excellent food and wine. The crew were very warm and welcoming and it felt like sailing with friends rather than a tour. The harbour is stunning at night and well worth a look. This tour was great value and I...More

Thank GillianTravel
Reviewed 27 April 2016

The crew handle the food without washing their hands, the managers are pretty rude towards staff lower down the line - service is a rip - off

Thank jonnye1985
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Used the explore ferry to get to and from waiheke. I booked a set time ferry in the morning and had an open return, both ferries left on time and was easy to book tickets too! Ferry was not as full as the fullers one...More

Thank christopher w
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I have tried to book a day trip to Waiheke (the Potiki tour) that was advertised in their brochure. I have tried to book the tour using the online system on their webite but the system did not work. (I tried several computers and several...More

Thank Evelyne D
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

This is a full hands on two hour experience on a genuine americas cup boat sailed by New Zealand in 1995. You have to be fairly fit because you are expected to help with racking the sails and the seating is on the sides of...More

Thank bigglesStrathaven
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our return trip and time spent in Waiheke. Ride across with Explore was good, friendly helpful staff, and reasonable value for money

Thank MaryBarryJackson
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Since experiencing major problems with Fullers ferries, I've bought an Explore ferry pass to use when Fullers are late/not running. I've found their service to be on time always, and the staff are so friendly and welcoming. I feel valued by them and love the...More

Thank drcallycat
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We travel to Waiheke Island most weekends, as part time residents. Explore Ferries is amazing. From the minute you walk down the ramp to the ferry. The staff help you carry your luggage, your dog, and any other stuff that you have to take aboard....More

Thank DeborahandPhilip
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Great and friendly service from the crews and absolutely the best ferry service to Waiheke. They are customer focused and pay attention to all feedback and on the rare occasions they have a stuff up, they bend over backwards to put it right. Amazing.

Thank joe20792016
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