White Island Tour

White Island is New Zealand's only live marine volcano!  The professional crew at White Island Tours will take you on a fully guided walking tour (approx 1.5 - 2 hours) around the inner crater of White Island.  Hard hats and gas marks provided.  Sights include the majestic main crater, hissing sulphur fumaroles and exploring the remains of an abandoned sulphur mining factory.

The complete round trip is 5-6 hrs and includes an 80 minute sea journey each way on a purpose-built launch.  Spending time with any marine life spotted along the way is an added bonus!

  • Trips depart daily (weather permitting) around 8-9am.  Trips confirmed the evening before (between 7pm - 8pm).
  • Suitable footwear is essential (no sandals). 
  • Refreshments and lunch provided. 
  • Minimum age 8 yrs.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

 

Description & Highlights

White Island is New Zealand's only live marine volcano!  The professional crew at White Island Tours will take you on a fully guided walking tour (approx 1.5 - 2 hours) around the inner crater of White Island.  Hard hats and gas marks provided.  Sights include the majestic main crater, hissing sulphur fumaroles and exploring the remains of an abandoned sulphur mining factory.

The complete round trip is 5-6 hrs and includes an 80 minute sea journey each way on a purpose-built launch.  Spending time with any marine life spotted along the way is an added bonus!

  • Trips depart daily (weather permitting) around 8-9am.  Trips confirmed the evening before (between 7pm - 8pm).
  • Suitable footwear is essential (no sandals). 
  • Refreshments and lunch provided. 
  • Minimum age 8 yrs.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

 

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