Paddle around the Kaikoura Peninsula to spot seals, dolphins, and penguins!
Kaikoura Guided Wildlife Kayak Tour Highlights
Paddle around the Kaikoura Peninsula!
A chance to see dusky dolphins, humpback whales, & blue penguins
Shuttle to location site and return
Kiwi hospitality with a professional guide
Safety briefing & paddle instruction
Traditional double sea kayaks
100% seal viewing guaranteed
Guide ratio 1:8
All gear provided
What to Expect
Frequently Asked Questions about Kaikoura Guided Wildlife Kayak Tour
Minimum age 3 years old.
This professionally guided kayaking expeditions adhere to the highest of safety standards. This tour doesn't require any previous kayaking experience.
- Water bottle
- Thermal top/fleece/shorts or light pants, e.g. quick drys (Definitely NO Jeans!)
- A cap or fleece hat
- Running shoes or sandals
- A towel
- A camera
- A life jacket
- Spray skirt
- Paddle jacket
- Poggies (like gloves)
- Wet shoes
- Dry bag for your camera
- Transport to and from paddling area
- Spare thermals
- GORETEX dry pants for winter paddling
New Zealand is famous for its four seasons in one day! Generally, if it's raining the tour still proceeds, but strong winds and sea swells can cause the tour to cancel. If you are not sure, please ring the tour 1 hour before your scheduled tour.
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