Seal Swimming Tour from Kaikoura

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!

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2 hours 30 minutes


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  • What's included :
    • Half-day tour
    • Local guide
    • Local taxes
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • This is a typical itinerary for this product

      Stop At: Seal Swim Kaikoura, 58 West End, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand

      Departure Point

      Duration: 20 minutes

      Pass By: Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway, 40 Fyffe Quay West End, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand

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      Pass By: Ohau Point Seal Colony, State Highway 1, Ohau Point, Kaikoura New Zealand

      Location viewed on rare occasions

      Pass By: Kaikoura Lookout, 274 Scarborough Street, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand

      Viewed on occasion

      Pass By: Fyffe House, 62 Avoca Street, Kaikoura 7300 New Zealand

      Location viewed on occasion

      Pass By: Peninsula Seal Colony, Point Kean, Kaikoura New Zealand

      Location viewed on occasion

      Stop At: Kaikoura, Kaikoura, Canterbury Region, South Island

      Departs Kaikōura Township

      Duration: 20 minutes

    • Departure Point :
      58 West End, Kaikōura 7300, New Zealand
      Return Detail :
      Returns to original departure point
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
      • Check in times can vary slightly so it is essential that you call the day before your tour to verify your check in time and other details. Failure to call the day before to confirm your reservation or failure to report by your scheduled check in time can result in your booking being cancelled
      • Please bring a swimsuit, towel and warm clothing. A small gear bag will also be useful
      • Please Note: Weather conditions are changeable during this season meaning that tours may be cancelled
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • Near public transportation
      • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
      • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
      • Most travelers can participate
      • Check in time is 15 minutes prior to departure
      • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
      • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
      • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
      • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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    Organised by Seal Swim Kaikoura

    Activity ID: V-3344P2

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