As you walk, bike or drive around the streets of Kaikōura you can’t escape, the towns love for marine life. Not only are there businesses (by air & sea) that take people out to watch whales, swim with dolphins or seals, but there is also many a store that sells memorabilia that celebrates what makes Kaikōura such a sort after holiday destination.


If you look a little closer as you travel about you will also notice that there is many buildings and structures that has marine themed art upon them. Each unique, each worth taking the time explore and enjoy.