Waiheke Island Explorer Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
The best way to get around Waiheke is to combine your ferry travel with the Waiheke Explorer Hop-on Hop-off tour bus. This NEW double-decker and single level bus experience is designed to let you see more of the island for less and see it in a whole new way, at your own pace!
It’s the most flexible and cost effective tour option on the island. Introducing you to the island’s top spots; hop on and off as much as you like at any of its 15 convenient stops which include vineyards, beaches and restaurants. If you prefer, stay on board and enjoy a 1½ hour scenic tour of the island.
The buses stop at some of the island’s iconic spots including Oneroa Village, Onetangi Beach, Batch Winery, the new Tantalus winery/brewery, Mudbrick Vineyard, Cable Bay Vineyard and more.
Our knowledgeable tour drivers, and the addition of an on-board host, ensure you’ll receive the most informative commentary as you travel around and you can get all the local tips and tricks for how best to enjoy Waiheke!
The Explorer Hop on Hop off is available with or without a return ferry ticket, and departs from each hop on hop off location approximately every 30 minutes throughout the day.
This exciting new product will change the way you see and get around the island.
|Availability:||Ferries to meet this tour depart Auckland on the hour from 9am - 4pm daily.
Tours start at 9.45am from Matiatia Wharf and run every 30 minutes until the last drop off at Matiatia at 7.30pm
|Time:||Approximately 1.5 hours to complete one circuit.|
|Tour Price:||One Day Pass: Adult $60 Child $30 Family $162*^ (ferry fare, plus explorer pass is included).
Two Day Pass: Adult $90 Child $45 Family $167*^ (ferry fare, plus explorer pass is included)
*Family is 2 Adults and up to 2 Children.
^Tour operates daily. Excludes Christmas Day and Anzac Day.
Please note this tour is operated by single level and double-decker buses.
- Return ferry to Waiheke Island from downtown Auckland
- Pick up from Matiatia Wharf on arrival at Waiheke Island
- All day access to the Explorer Hop on Hop off tour coach
- Tours start at 9.45am from Matiatia Wharf and run every 30 minutes until the last drop off at Matiatia at 7.30pm