- About Kaikōura
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Kaikoura is open! We are welcoming everyone in New Zealand to come explore our beautiful coastal town.
Right now New Zealand is at Alert Level 2 following the COVID-19 outbreak.
This means that businesses are now open, but physical distancing is still required.
Find out more about Alert Levels on the COVID-19 website
Support your local communities – For more information about which activities and businesses are open in Kaikōura at Level 2.
Please see our list of business below which will be updated daily.
For enquiries, bookings and i-SITE SPECIALS please contact our friendly team at Kaikōura i-SITE Visitor Centre
Contact us: Phone: (+64) 3 319 5641 | Email: email@example.com
i-SITE Opening Hours
10.00 am to 3.00 pm Monday – Friday
9.00 am to 4.00 pm Saturday & Sunday
Glenstrae Farm 4 Wheel Adventures I-SITE SPECIAL
Emporium Mini Golf & Escape Rooms
Clarence River Rafting
Kaikoura Museum (open from May 29)
Kaikoura Shuttles – Transfers Only (9.00am to 5.00pm)
Lavendyl Lavender Farm
Atawera Art – Tattoo & Art Studio
Coastal Encounter Kaikoura
Kaikoura Kayaks – i-SITE SPECIAL
Top Catch Fishing Charters – i-SITE SPECIAL
Kaikoura Fishing Tours
Rodfather Fishing Charters
Seal Kayak Kaikoura
Seamist Fishing Charters
Kaikoura Marine Tours Eco Tours
Black Rabbit Pizza
Donegal House Restaurant & Bar
Groper Garage Restaurant & Bar
Kaikoura Indian Restaurant & Cafe
Lobster Inn Tavern
Strawberry Tree Kaikoura
Thai Siam Kaikoura
The Old Kaikoura Winery
The Whaler Bar & Restaurant
Beach House Cafe
Beam Me Up
Caves Kaikoura Cafe
Food Company Kaikoura
Why Not Cafe
Cods & Crayfish
Kaikoura Seafood BBQ
The Top Shop
For accommodation enquiries and availability please contact us. Our i-SITE team provides expert advise on local accommodation options and is dedicated to find the best place for you to stay Kaikōura!
InterCity services will remain cancelled during Alert Level 2.
Booking for future travel? At this stage bookings are open for travel from Friday 29 May 2020.
Atomic Travel between Picton and Christchurch is now available. Coaches run on 50% capacity. Please do book in advance.
The Interislander & Bluebridge ferries are open at Alert Level 2 for travel across Cook Strait.
Please contact us for transport schedules, prices and bookings.