Come and enjoy a truly unique and authentic waka (canoe) experience on a two hour tour. Meet at West Quay mariner, in Ahuriri, only 10 minutes drive from Napier CBD.  You will receive a traditional Māori welcome on board the waka followed by light refreshments before you commence your journey out into the beautiful Ahuriri Harbour. Be entertained and encapsulated by the local histories and stories of the arrival of the Takitimu waka (ancient canoe of the local Ngāti Kahungunu tribal people), whilst taking in the stunning views that this beautiful region has to offer. The crew will keep you entertained throughout your journey. This is such a special experience that is family friendly, great for groups or individuals that are seeking both an adventorous and traditional Māori cultural experience!

From November 1-April 30, 2019 tours will commence every Tuesday and Saturday, from 10.30am-12.30pm, outside West Quay mariner, Ahuriri, Napier, Hawke’s Bay, NZ.

Bookings are essential and subject to weather conditions. Full refund minus booking fee, or an alternative day can be made available.

Light refreshments include:

*Seasonal fruits

*Cheese and crackers

*Water, Juice and Kawakawa tea


Prices: Adult – $99pp (13yrs +)

Child – $89pp (5 – 12yrs)


*Exciting NEW 4 Hour Tour – Hāngi on the Harbour Tour is coming this Summer 2019!

*Chartered Services are available for group/corporate/incentive travel groups, bookings are essential. For more information, email our team:

Half Day Charters – $1500

Full day/Overnight Charter – $3000



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