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Address: Anakiwa 7281, New Zealand
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US$89.88*
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Full-Day Guided Sea Kayaking Trip from Anakiwa
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US$64.72*
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Half-Day Guided Sea Kayaking Tour from Anakiwa

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WOW, Just WOW!!!

From go to whoa, this half day trip was amazing. When I initially contacted Nat it was with the aim to surprise my husband for Christmas with a half day trip on our anniversary... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 January 2016
Nic_C_1972
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

From go to whoa, this half day trip was amazing. When I initially contacted Nat it was with the aim to surprise my husband for Christmas with a half day trip on our anniversary at new years. She was totally brilliant to deal with, and made me feel like this was something we could do together. On the day it... More 

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Nic, thanks very much for your detailed feedback. We are stoked that you had a great time and that you felt very comfortable with Kieron. Maybe for your 25th Anniversary you can do the full day guided and challenge yourselves again ;-) Thanks again for giving us this feedback. Cheers Nat More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

We hired a sea kayak for a three day trip, SKA had all the camping bits and pieces we needed for hire and gave great advice on all aspects of both packing and using the kayak, as well as a very comprehensive safety briefing. The trip was fantastic with plenty of amazing scenery and marine life. Highly recommended!

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Andrew, Thanks so much for your review! Glad that you had a good few days even if you did forget your meat ;-) Cheers Nat More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

Setting up this group activity while we were on a cruise ship was so easy. Nat was incredibly helpful the entire time right from the first contact until the day of our tour. We were collected from the Info Centre and transported to and from our location. We continued to add to our group up until 2 days from booking.... More 

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Pen, Thank you very much for the review! We are glad that you 'bunch of Aussies' had a great trip. It was a pleasure to set up this trip for you and we looking forward to welcoming you back another time :-) Cheers Nat More 

Edmonds, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

We kayaked 3 days in the Queen Charlotte Sound, the Kenepuru Sound, and the Pelorus Sound. Nat was our guide for 2 days and Alex on the last one; they were both fantastic and have a lot of great info and stories to share about the area. The views were amazing and we saw a lot of wildlife, including eagle... More 

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Andrew, Thanks so much for your review and taking the time to do it. We are glad that you enjoyed your 3 days with us and especially spotting the little blue penguin! Cheers More 

Freshwater, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

This was my second trip with SKA and it did not disappoint. I emailed my requirements and received a prompt, comprehensive reply with two options for route and accommodation. Everything was arranged for me without and difficulties, all I had to do was turn up! The kayaks are well maintained and incredibly stable, which, given the wind, was an advantage.... More 

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Joy, Thanks again for your review! I am stoked to hear that this was one of the best weekends ever for you. :-) We will see you again next year then ;-) Cheers Nat More 

North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

We highly recommend Sea Kayaks adventures - lovely location, great equipment and instruction and a great guide who gave us loads of local information as we kayaked Thanks Kieran, Aaron and Nat. Hugo and Jean

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks very much Hugo and Jean! Great to hear you loved it and we appreciate your feedback. Cheers Nat More 

sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

I am a bit shy of water and a bit risk averse, but as soon as we arrived to our kayaking experience and were met by Aaron, all that fear went out "the window". We were given very thorough instruction on safety and what to do and what not to do. We were on double kayaks that were very solid... More 

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you very much for your response. We appreciate the feedback. Well done you for giving it a go if you were slightly nervous! We are stoked that you had a good time and that Aaron put you at ease so you could enjoy the day properly. Cheers again Nat and Aaron More 

Amarillo, Texas, United States
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Nat and Aaron were great to us - we did a three day mountain bike excursion on the Queen Charlotte Track. Nat was our guide and listened well to our requests for the types of rides we wanted. She was knowledgeable about local history and willing to answer any question we had as well as handle any issues that came... More 

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks so much Ginger! It was a pleasure taking you out riding for the 3 days and helping you out when needed :-) I hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip and thanks again for your feedback. Cheers Nat More 

Auckland
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

Aaron took me and my family for a half day guided kayaking trip on the Marlborough Sounds, fantastic day, Aaron knows his stuff, and will point out the wildlife, marine life, flora and forna. We saw lots of seals close up, time to stop at secluded beaches - perfect way to spend an afternoon

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Kay Thanks so much for your review and we are stoked that you enjoyed your afternoon with us! Aaron is pretty good at his job ;-) and he loves sharing his passion with everyone alike. Cheers Again More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Did a self guided tour, Aaron was great and gave us a good brief, a map and a few ideas including some ideas for fishing spots. Fantastic, Thanks. Henry & Natasha

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sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this review

HI Henry & Natasha Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are stoked that you had a good day and found the instruction good. Cheers Nat More 

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