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Kaikoura Attractions

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This week's featured attractions in Kaikoura are:

Featured Attractions

Kaikoura Express return from Christchurch

Kaikoura Express return from Christchurch

Maori - Kaikoura - Starting from $60.00 per person

Come and say, 'Kia Ora!' to Kaikoura

Run away to Kaikoura for a 1 or 2 day scenic trip with complimentary Christchurch pick ups.
Just 200 kms to the North, Kaikoura is a historic seaside settlement famous for wildlife, culture and great food!

Jump aboard the Kaikoura Express and we'll take you on a scenic journey direct to the heart of Kaikoura with optional free connections to the Dolphin Encounter and Albatross Tours.

Check out the native New... More...

Premier Helicopter Whale Watch

Premier Helicopter Whale Watch

Dolphin & Whale Watching - Kaikoura - Starting from $650.00 per person

Soar above it all on our longest and most exclusive helicopter tour for an unforgettable adventure viewing amazing wildlife and scenery. This 60 minute trip over stunning Kaikoura takes in ocean and mountains in a one of a kind adventure that has you orbiting sperm whales and viewing playful marine life, then heading to the mountains for an alpine landing for the chance to walk around for incredible views in a remote and rugged location. Slowly orbit and view the entire whale on this extended... More...

Ocean Safari Heli-Whale Watch

Ocean Safari Heli-Whale Watch

Dolphin & Whale Watching - Kaikoura - Starting from $450.00 per person

In the stunning town of Kaikoura, where mountains meet ocean, experience the magnificent wildlife and scenery from the comfort of a helicopter and see the magnificent sperm whales from top to tail! Your 40 minute tour lets you experience the year round sperm whale population, with more time to enjoy the abundant marine life. If time allows an alpine landing is incorporated, letting you step out and walk around our exclusive alpine landing area to see breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, the... More...

Seal Swimming Tour from Kaikoura

Seal Swimming Tour from Kaikoura

Wildlife - Kaikoura - Starting from $110.00 per person

Swim with wild New Zealand Fur Seals in the shallow waters of the beautiful Kaikoura Peninsula. This is an experience that you do not want to miss! All equipment is provided and no experience is necessary. Recently listed as one of the world's 'Top 10 Best Marine Encounters'. Don't miss out! More...

Whale Watch Discovery by Helicopter

Whale Watch Discovery by Helicopter

Dolphin & Whale Watching - Kaikoura - Starting from $550.00 per person

Hop on a helicopter to enjoy superb views of the impressive sperm whale, while taking in breathtaking scenery. Enjoy a 50 minute tour over the Kaikoura Whale Sanctuary to view sperm whales from above, allowing you to see the entire whale. This extended tour gives you more time to view the wildlife and an alpine landing at our exclusive site where you can get out and walk around with unimpeded views of the mountains and ocean. More...

Kaikoura Sightseeing options.

Barnacle BillsBarnacle Bills - Lodge.

Providing sea views, Barnacle Bills in Kaikoura provides accommodation and a garden. Free WiFi is offered.

Kaikoura Swim with Dolphins Tour from ChristchurchKaikoura Swim with Dolphins Tour from Christchurch - Swim with Dolphins - Christchurch. Starting from $350.00 per person.

Discover magnificent marine wildlife out on the South Pacific Ocean during this 12-hour Kaikoura dolphin swim from...


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