Kia Ora!

Welcome to Whale Watch Kaikoura

New Zealand's Ultimate Marine Experience.

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Our place Kaikōura

A magical world where the mountains meet the sea.

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Our nature perfect tail shot

Get close to nature, as you've never seen it before.

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Our people rich culture

The people, the land, the sea and all living things as one. Visit and hear our stories.

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Your experience let us share "our place" with you

Every New Zealand Whale Watch Tour is a unique experience and the sightings vary. Giant sperm whales are the stars of the show and year-round residents.

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ROAD ACCESS UPDATE 

There is a possibility of short delays with it being 30km/hour through parts of the route. The full rebuild of the highway will continue in 2018. Check the NZTA website for road updates before traveling. INLAND ROUTE 70 IS OPEN 24/7.

ORGANISED TRANSPORT OPTIONS FROM CHRISTCHURCH

Hasslefree ToursCanterbury Leisure Tours & Kaikoura Express have daily services from Christchurch to Kaikōura with a return service from Christchurch. Kiwi Experience now have the option of a day tour out of Christchurch for their travellers. Intercity Bus also provides a bus service between Christchurch and Kaikoura return.

Progress on the work being done on the roads can be found on the dedicated Kaikoura Earthquake Response page provided by the team at NZTA. This page is updated fortnightly on Fridays. Work is also underway on the railway network, please be aware and take care when using rail crossings.