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Kaikoura Tour

296 Prestons Road, Christchurch, New Zealand - View the map

Join us as we travel to the picturesque seaside village of Kaikoura to meet the local wildlife!

This full day tour includes a scenic drive from Christchurch over the Canterbury plains before arriving in Kaikoura. Throughout the journey our friendly local guides will provide you with an entertaining and informative commentary about the history of the region, flora and fauna.

Once in Kaikoura we journey to a hill-top lookout to enjoy spectacular views of the village, the majestic mountains and Pacific Ocean. Next, we visit a local seal colony before heading into town for some free time to explore and enjoy lunch. Guests can then participate in one of four exciting activities to meet the ‘locals’!

Tour Options - Guests select one of following activities to enjoy whilst in Kaikoura:

Whale Watch Kaikoura -
Board a modern catamaran and enjoy an up-close encounter with the Giant Sperm Whale.

Wings Over Whales -
Enjoy a boutique flying experience with an unobstructed view of Kaikoura’s marine wildlife and majestic scenery.

Dolphin Encounter -
You can choose to watch or swim with Kaikoura’s dusky dolphins in their natural environment.

Albatross Encounter -
View these spectacular seabirds in their ocean environment. Incredible and unique photo opportunities.

Terms and conditions:
Courtesy pick up and drop off available from central city accommodation
(no private residence or Air BnB).
Full Day Tour - Departs: Christchurch 8.00-8.30am, Returns: 6.00-6.45pm (Times may vary)
Warm jacket and sensible footwear are required.
See website for more details, bookings and T&C’s..

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+64 3 385 5775

Free phone:
0800 553 554

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