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Cave Cruzer Adventure Tours is the original Whitianga Marine Adventure Tour. Our ex naval rescue vessel gives you 360 degree unimpeded views and will take you to places that other boats cannot. You will learn local history of interest and visit...more
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Whitianga Wharf | The Esplanade, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 27 663 3449
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

True, Moby Dick is a story of self discovery and what lays at the heart of us all which maybe a bit of a stretch here, but there is discovery. We didn’t tame the white whale, but we did feed some impressively large trout, tussle...More

Thank Bryn D
Michelle L, Owner at Cave Cruzer, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Well, call me Ishmael.... Just had the biggest smile on my face reading this Cave Cruzer review! Trying to pick the face who wrote this from the faces we have smiled upon during the recent weeks! Thank you SO much for such a wonderful and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a former tour operator on the Great Barrier reef, QLD.. I am very happy to see the professionalism / fun / informative combination, that is so important in a tour such as this. Terry the Skipper and Michele the 1st mate are amazing fun,...More

Thank BrendonF111
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Booked this on line, excellent communication. Awesome operators, friendly, safe. This was the highlight of my grandchildrens (12yo, 9yo, 7yo and the baby slept right through the tour)holiday. Wasnt only great fun, but also informative and got to tick Cathedral Cove off my bucket list!

Thank Nara F
Reviewed 11 April 2018

If your after a relaxing day on the water, cruising the coves and caves, while being given an entertaining description of the local history from your guide, then i highly recommend the Cave Cruiser tour. Loved every minute of it. Thanks!!

Thank Davo_Rawlo
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Researching the weather is key to getting the most from this trip - we wanted a calm water adventure and enjoyed a fantastic afternoon by picking a warm day with light winds - the tides and swell also play a part in your encounter around...More

Thank Coastr27
Michelle L, Owner at Cave Cruzer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thanks for the great review and the important information you offer to perspective customers about the ideal conditions and weather. So glad you had a great time.

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

This tour is great! It was educational, fun, and entertaining. Being in a boat with no roof allowed us to go through narrow rock arches - a very cool experience. I would definitely recommend this tour company.

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Michelle L, Owner at Cave Cruzer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

So glad you had a great time with us! We like having no roof because as you say, it adds to the excitement on the water. Nothing like squeezing through a narrow cave :-) Thank you for the review

Reviewed 18 February 2018

We had a group of 4 from teens and adults. The Owners were absolutely amazing. They catered to the groups wants and needs rather than a stock standard, one size fits all. It was choppy out there and it was explained well and we were...More

Thank JennyH4503
Michelle L, Owner at Cave Cruzer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Sorry it has taken me so long to respond to this review.....and THANK YOU. What an awesome review and it sounds like your tour experience was lots of fun. Terry is a bit of a laugh, he likes to think of himself as the key...More

Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Let's start with the good: The hosts were friendly and tried to make their best. also they seem to know the area well & explained about the islands we passed by, that was nice. Also the time spent on water was actually 2.5 hours. BUT!!...More

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Michelle L, Owner at Cave Cruzer, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Hi Chris Sorry your experience wasn't the best. I can understand you feeling that way because as we recall, your girlfriend was sea sick. Better luck on your next boat adventure.

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Took our daughter aged 4 on the boat and it was a day too remember. Amazing views and lucky enough to see a pack of dolphins. Really recommend trying this out!!!

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Michelle L, Owner at Cave Cruzer, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

So lucky to get to spend time with the dolphins as part of your tour. We are pleased that your family had a wonderful time. Thank you for the lovely review.

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Cate and I were lucky enough to be the only ones on our tour. Our guide was amazing and we got to go into Places some of the others tours can’t get into. Amazing experience all round and one I will never forgot I would...More

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Michelle L, Owner at Cave Cruzer, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thank you guys! We really appreciate your review and are so glad that you had a great time. Sounds like Terry gave you lots of fun and banter.

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