Gannet Safaris Overland provides a tour for Cruise Ship passengers – it is a premium tour combining a fully guided sightseeing tour from ship side at Napier Port, learn about Napier’s Art Deco and visit the Gannet colony at Cape Kidnappers.

Please book this tour with your SHORE EXCURSIONS DIRECTOR on your ship

This is a different tour to what we offer our regular tour passengers

  • Have the luxury of being picked up ship side from port
  • Includes a tour around Napier’s famous Art Deco buildings
  • Gannet Safaris overland tour to the gannet colony
  • Enjoy a light meal at our 100-year-old barn (cheese, crackers. Humus, tomatoes, slices, cake, fresh fruit, tea/coffee/juice)
  • Returned back onto port to board your ship

Cape Kidnappers is home to the world’s largest mainland Gannet colony.  You will travel in comfort, in air conditioned 4 x 4 coaches through Cape Kidnappers Station and its International Golf course. The New Zealand largest privately-owned wildlife sanctuary, traverse riverbeds, broad rolling pastures and breath-taking views.


Alternatively, passengers need to book our regular tour for individuals and get the shuttle off the port into Napier where we collect everyone from opposite the Napier museum.




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