Poor Knights Island Marine Reserve, Whangarei
(4.8/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
With an extensive biodiversity and appealing rock formation, the waters of Poor Knights Island Marine Reserve ranked among Jacques Cousteau's top ten dives around the world. Plunge into this special habitat offering fresh perspectives on the underwater inhabitants that live just off the island's coast. Renowned for its diving and snorkeling potential, the reserve gives seasoned divers and non-divers alike a great opportunity to explore what lies beneath, with tour operators and diving instructors based by the waters. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Poor Knights Island Marine Reserve by using our Whangarei travel itinerary maker.
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  • We travel to Poor Knights for diving at least once a year and it's always amazing. It's a pleasant drive for us from north Auckland to Tutukaka where activities are based for the trip to the Islands. ...  more »
  • Took wife and daughter for boating trip on boxing day. Wife and daughter loved every second. They swam and snorkeled for hours. Well worth the money, unfortunately I spent most of the time at the back...  more »
  • I have been out to the Poor Knights with Dive Tutukaka's Perfect Day for the past 4 years. Each time I am so impressed with this company and their slick operation. Today Darren and his crew did not di...  more »