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Yukon Dive

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Tutukaka Marina | Marina Road, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
+64 21 261 1779
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Best trip ever!!!

This tour was absolutely amazing! We had the perfect day. Saw dolphins and flying fish on our way... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Genevieve B
via mobile
14 in our group! What an adventure!!!

This was a highlight for all 14 of us in our group. We had booked a charter for all of us and we... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
MooseMark3
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Yukon Dive is proudly 100% Kiwi owned and operated by husband and wife team Noel and Jo. We are experienced qualified dive Instructors who are extremely passionate about our environment and it's future and we pride ourselves in offering a professional, friendly and personal service. Our mission is to share our passion for the underwater world of the Poor Knights, with a focus on friendship, a spirit of adventure and a commitment to safety, the environment and our community. Enjoy the ultimate Poor Knights experience with a small group. Teeming with life, the unique marine environment of of the Poor Knights Marine Reserve provides exceptional scenery above and below the water. Whether you are an experienced diver or just beginning, snorkeling or sightseeing, we will both do our best to make sure that your experience at the Poor Knights is one to remember and tell all your friends about!
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Tutukaka Marina | Marina Road, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
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+64 21 261 1779
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This tour was absolutely amazing! We had the perfect day. Saw dolphins and flying fish on our way out. Our captain was fantastic, knowledgeable and very friendly. He gave us good advice on where was the best snorkeling spots to explore. This tour was the...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

This was a highlight for all 14 of us in our group. We had booked a charter for all of us and we had 4 family’s. The ages were from 7-42 years old. We had a total of 6 kids. 7,8,8,10,12,13. And it was truly...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great staff going to the Poor Knights Island. Saw so many large sting rays and king fish. Derrick was a fantastic dive master and really made the day for me. Bruce was a fun skipper and kept us entertained. The boat had...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

We spent Dec 23 enjoying the Poor Knights with Yukon Dive. Aside from this being a trip to paradise, it really is, Skipper Glenn iced our cake by being the sort of human who makes the earth (and sea) a better place. The snorkelling was...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Just back from a fantastic day out with Glen as skipper and Suzie as dive guide- both were great company, extremely friendly and made the day one to remember - thanks guys. A small group allowed a personalised feel to the experience. Will definitely be...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

I am getting back into diving after some time away and wanted to experience a liveaboard trip. I know I chose the right one. My son and I were fortunate to have the services of experienced dive master Herby who opened up so much more...More

1  Thank Howard B
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

I did the 2 day live-aboard with Yukon Dive and had an excellent experience. The staff: Bruce, Marie, Suzy, Jillian, and Herbie were all kind, knowledgeable of the areas, and helpful. The skipper, Bruce, made us food after each dive which was much appreciated! The...More

Thank stabbish47
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I had the most amazing day trip to Poor Knights with these guys. Safe and friendly diving guides that looked after us so well! All friendly faces with years of experience and skill underwater. Highly recommend anyone to dive here when in...More

Thank William H
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

My wife and I did the one-day snorkel outing and had the time of our lives. Our skipper (co-owner Noel) loves to share his passion for the area's underwater beauties...he knows the Poor Knights archipelago like the back of his hand and pointed us to...More

Thank 77pmck13
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Yukon Dive was great! Well organised and great service. Thank you to Glen for a great trip, and to Susie for being an amazing dive guide! Beautiful scenery and dive. Nice snacks and hot drinks on the boat.

Thank Rosie J
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