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Yukon Dive

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Tutukaka Marina | Marina Road, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
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Excellent Live Aboard

I had the pleasure of joining Yukon Dive on their lovely boat Pacific Hideaway for the 2 day live... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Lklbridge
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Tauranga, New Zealand
Awesome Dive with a Great Charter

Poor Knights is an amazing place to dive. Going with a smaller charter crew was a great way to do... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Grow_old_Untidily
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Perth, Australia
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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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Reviewed 6 June 2017

I had the pleasure of joining Yukon Dive on their lovely boat Pacific Hideaway for the 2 day live aboard on Queen's Birthday weekend. I was thoroughly impressed with all aspects of the trip. The boat was clean and comfortable, the food plentiful and delicious....More

Thank Lklbridge
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Poor Knights is an amazing place to dive. Going with a smaller charter crew was a great way to do it. Nice boat with a good inside an outside balance. Limited numbers and a very professional and knowledgeable crew. I'll do the same again next...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

These guys are awesome dive operators. The poor knights are magical, great for snorkelling or diving

Thank Sophia C
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

My local dive shop, Dive Zone Whiti, organised a liveaboard weekend trip to experience the poor knights. We were blessed to have a good group of divers who were laid back and pretty independent. A fairly bumpy ride out due to larger seas but the...More

Thank WolffieNZ
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

As new open water divers, we appreciated that staff was available and agreeable to move at a comfortable pace. Herbie, guide did a great job with safety briefings & dive plans. Glen was always at the ready to help with gear. The boat had a...More

Thank NEDENISE
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Marie & Bruce on the Yukon dive team were very knowledgeable about the area and great hosts to our trip. The boat was roomy and had an upper deck to take in the sights. Small group which make the experience extra special to avoid the...More

Thank Alexandre A
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were really satisfied with the service. We were the first boat at each of the two sites. There was nobody else there yet so we could enjoy both sites without disturbance of other boats. The boat was small. There were 3 crew members (all...More

Thank Joanna J
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

My Boyfriend and I spend the day diving in Tutukaka with Yukon Dive. They were knowledgeable and helped me out with a few things because I'm a new diver. Saw all sorts of things while under water - so many sting rays! We went in...More

Thank alisonetremblay84
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

What a day we had 6 of us on a Tiki tour cruise to the Poor Knights Islands just off the Tutukaka coast with Yukon Dive We set off at 9am, lucky us, no additional passengers only our Skipper Noel & his 1st mate Marie....More

1  Thank Judy H
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

There is not enough GREEN dots to rate this attraction !!! If you are in to diving or just snorkeling or just sightseeing,this is a perfect day out .The crew of both Yukon Dive boats are the best bunch of people you want to be...More

1  Thank Dimitrij Z
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