Discover the very best of the Bay of Islands with us!

Day Sailing Wildlife Cruise


Relax and Unwind

Relax and Unwind with us in the Bay.

Sailing with us is the greenest and one of the most sustainable way to see the Bay.

Snorkel, swim and explore a beach and island, in one of the world’s most beautiful coastal locations.

Family time in the Bay of Islands

Be inspired by the amazing wildlife with us

Dolphins, penguins, gannets and seabirds are frequently sighted. The photo opportunities are spectacular!

As the only yacht licensed to view and research dolphins, this is your chance to learn and be inspired by our local wildlife and crew.

Protect and conserve with us

Every ticket contributes directly to marine research and conservation – Protect the future

Sail the Bay with us.

The Bay of Islands is known for its stunning scenery and rich natural beauty both above and under the water.

Explore it with us!

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What we are doing to keep you safe

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Responsible Tourism

We are the only company in the Bay of Islands, to be awarded a Responsible Whale Watching Certificate, by international organisation World Cetacean Alliance (WCA). 

WCA is the world’s largest marine conservation partnership and its goal is to protect whales, dolphins and local communities in a responsible and sustainable way. 

This is awarded to whale and dolphin watching companies that operate to the highest standards of care for local wildlife, sustainability, and customer experience.

“By becoming a certified responsible dolphin watching operator, we can give people an experience that allows them to connect with nature in truly responsible way”. Vanessa McKay – Carino Wildlife Cruises

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Your Cruise

Our tour is about the stunning bay of islands and the marine environment… More Info

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Learn about the Dolphins

Let us introduce you to our amazing Wild Bottlenose dolphins… More Info

Wildlife Research

You can learn and be inspired by the research conducted by us, on every tour … More Info

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Local Children learn about endangered wildlife in the Bay of Islands, on tours donated by Carino Wildlife Cruises