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Whale Watch Kaikōura

Every Whale Watch tour is a unique experience and the sightings vary. Giant Sperm Whales are the stars of the show and year-round residents. These Sperm Whales share these waters with up to 14 other species of whales and dolphins that migrate past at different times of the year. This unique marine experience also provides an opportunity to sight high-spirited Dusky Dolphins, the rare and endangered Hectors Dolphin, New Zealand Fur Seals and a wide variety of sea birds including the Royal Albatross.

Whale Watch takes you on an unforgettable journey, in purpose built vessels that provide great viewing and photographic opportunities.

Whale Watch have a 95% success rate with viewing whales and guarantee an 80% refund if your tour does not see a whale.

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Key Features

  • Child Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible


Whaleway Station Road,
Kaikōura 7300
New Zealand