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Kaikoura Swim with Dolphins Tour from Christchurch

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  • Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 2950CLT09

Spend the day getting close to Dolphins. Travel by coach through the rolling hill country of North Canterbury, enjoying the beauty of its rural pastoral scenes, to Kaikoura where mountains meet sea. Kaikoura is world renowned for the variety of marine mammals which can be seen, not least of all the giant sperm whales and the acrobatic Dusky Dolphins.


Highlights

  • Instant Confirmation
  • Snorkel gear included
  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

On arrival in Kaikoura you may enjoy either an early lunch (additional at own expense) at the Craypot Cafe and Bar or have free time to explore Kaikoura before being transferred to the 'Swim with Dolphins' Tour with Dolphin Encounter, where you will be fully equipped with wet suit, mask, snorkel and flippers in order to swim in the sea with the Dusky Dolphins. There will be the opportunity during the day to visit a seal colony where fur seals may be viewed at close quarters.


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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:
Tour departs from selected Christchurch hotels
Departure Time:
8am

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.

Return Details:
Returns to original departure point at 8pm

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Pricing information

Kaikoura Swim with Dolphins Tour from Christchurch

Kaikoura Swim with Dolphins Tour from Christchurch

Inclusions:
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Swim with Dolphins
  • Use of snorkel equipment including wet suit
  • Fur seal colony viewing
Exclusions:
  • Lunch
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: David R, USA, July 2014

Excellent experience with close to 300 dolphins who were very friendly and playful. The guide and equipment were good. It wasn't nearly as cold as I expected (wet suits kept us warm).

Reviewed by: Sylvia G, December 2013

Awesome

From $274.67

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Tour code: 2950CLT09