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Kaikoura's Original Kayak Operator Est 1998.
Award winning ½ day guided “Seal Kayaking” tours with 100% seal viewing success and chance encounters with Dusky Dolphins, Blue Penguins and Albatross amongst other marine life.
Watch Fur Seals dive and manoeuvre around your sea kayak. Paddle with them as they swim around the coastline hunting for Octopus.
Our safe enclosed double sea kayaks will keep you warm and dry. All equipment is provided, spray skirt, paddle jacket, life vest and dry pants over the cooler months.
Enjoy unspoiled views of the Seaward Kaikoura Ranges and priceless interactions with the region’s abundant marine life while capturing the tranquility of the stunning rugged Peninsula.
No experience needed, suitable for families and operating year round.
Whether you want to paddle with the marine life, go kayak fishing, hire your own sea kayak, sit on top, stand up paddle board, or even a fishing rod - it's all here.
Looking to up skill your paddling then talk to us about our kayak school!
Kaikoura Kayaks has been the highlight for a lot of traveller's and families while in New Zealand.
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2016, 2015 & 2014.
Rankers Category award winner for Sea Kayaking 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011.
Voted Lonely Planet Top Choice 2014.
We are a Qualmark Endorsed Visitor Activity and Outdoors Mark Safety Audit Certified.