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Address: Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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+64 21 259 2179
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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We offer guided jet ski tours around the amazing Bay of Island. feel the...

We offer guided jet ski tours around the amazing Bay of Island. feel the thrill of riding your own jet ski, explore caves, beaches and lagoons. Stop at the Bay's only Island Cafe. No experience necessary, professional experienced guides. Fun for the whole family!

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Do it!!!

We did the long tour, out to the hole in the rock. We were pretty fortunate because it was a very misty morning but it lifted to unveil a BEAUTIFUL day! Fully recommend the long... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Jt411
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the long tour, out to the hole in the rock. We were pretty fortunate because it was a very misty morning but it lifted to unveil a BEAUTIFUL day! Fully recommend the long trip, good chat, great service and pure fun. Do it!!!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We could only take up the one hour tour due to time constraints but the weather was perfect to make the tour all the more enjoyable... unfortunately i forgot to take the photos from the guides in the end. All in all money well spent!!

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Thank Zainal H
tangojetski, Owner at Tango Jet Ski Tours, responded to this review

Hi. We upload all of the photos taken on tours to our Facebook page for customers to download or "like" at their convenience. I am happy to email your photos to you also, if Facebook isn't preferred. Please email me at info@tangojetskitours.co.nz. Thanks for coming out with us! Cheers More 

England
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My husband did the 2.5hours jet ski trip. I was meant to go with him but as I got to the jetty the skipper asked if we were confident and comfortable as it was a choppy day out there! I'm not at all, so o stayed behind! My husband had a great time with 3 other couples and the skipper.... More 

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Thank malteserEngland
Nevada City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This was one of the most fun vacation days ever! The equipment was super well-maintained, the guide was knowledgeable and really friendly, and the whole family had a super time! I would recommend this to anyone!

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Thank Swimb2b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We hired one ski each for the 3 hour hole in the rock tour. The water was so flat at 8am in the morning we managed to shoot through the water at 91km per hour which was a huge buzz. The hole in the rock was great, and the time spent visiting the cafe was also fun for a drink... More 

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Thank Matt_nz1
London, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Worth every single penny spent! We had an amazing day with Ari, it was soooooo fun!!! Don't think twice and just book on now!

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Port Lincoln, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We booked a 3hr Ride Tango Jet Skis from Paihia and went out to the Hole in the Rock at Cape Brett, visiting Islands on the way out and back. Joff our guide was great, good balance of local history, showing natural attractions and some time to play on the Jet Ski... an awesome little adventure 👍👍

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Thank LoungeLizzard1
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Did the 2.5 hour trip with my girlfriend, was a lot of fun and great way to explore. Our guide Ari was brilliant! Really friendly and easy going.

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Thank JDK250
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I absolutely loved this tour! It was my first time on a jet ski and they made the experience really fun with clear instruction and an informative guide. It's a great way to see the Bay of Islands up close. We had a perfect day; it was sunny and warm. I do not think I would have enjoyed being out... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Great day, we took the hour tour. Other people on the tour were very slow and we had to keep stopping and waiting. However because of this we got an extra half hour out on the water. The guide was great, he was very understanding. Only down side is we were over charged by $20 when we paid (we were... More 

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tangojetski, Owner at Tango Jet Ski Tours, responded to this review

Hi! Apologies for the delayed reply. I am surprised you were over-charged and would like more information please so that we can arrange a refund. We don't take deposits so it would be good to know if you paid through us or a booking agent? My email address is info@tangojetskitours.co.nz. Cheers and thanks for coming out with us! More 

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