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Yukon Dive

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Tutukaka Marina | Marina Road, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
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Yukon King of the Knights

Excellent couple of days diving with Yukon! Jo was quick to respond to our enquiry via the website... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2014
ScubaFi
No No and No.. Biggest rip off ever!

I can NOT remember the last time I have been this DISAPPOINTED with anything. And I have been... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2014
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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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Tutukaka Marina | Marina Road, Tutukaka 0153, New Zealand
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Reviewed 24 December 2014

Excellent couple of days diving with Yukon! Jo was quick to respond to our enquiry via the website and very friendly and helpful. Skippers Noël and Glenn did a cracking job picking the best sites for the conditions and giving a full and detailed description...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2014

I can NOT remember the last time I have been this DISAPPOINTED with anything. And I have been through a lot of bad stuff during my 9 month travelling in Asia. This is OVER-PRICED in terms of NO LUNCH INCLUDED, NO SERVICE and NO DIVEMASTER...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2014

A+ - Yukon Dive Charters is easily one of the best operators I have had the pleasure of experiencing in my many trips around the world - who knew you didn't have to go far from home! Absolute professionally with a wicked sense of humor...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2014

Whether you are an experienced tech diver, a snorkler or novice open water diver Noel and Jo really look after you. Thats the benefit of a smaller vessel with a dedicated husband and wife team who know the Poor Knights and ensure that you have...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2014

Do you want to feel like you are on a "cattleboat' jammed in with other divers.? Or Just a number and a revenue stream for the boat owner? Then DO NOT dive with these folks. This is a dive operator who genuinely cares if you...More

Thank Tony F
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Reviewed 14 May 2014

Diving the Poor Knights, with Yukon Dive, has to be one of the most exciting and visually spectacular day trips you will come across. If you don't have your own dive gear with you, this can be sorted as well, so nothing will get in...More

Thank Keri W
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Reviewed 2 May 2014

Had a fantastic days diving with this thoughtful and professional company, Mary, our 73 year old guide was fab and made up for one obnoxious guest who kept on about never diving with tourists!! Anyway, poor knights was great, and I really enjoyed the whole...More

Thank vicky c
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Reviewed 28 April 2014

Yukon Dive are a fantastic option for your Poor Knights diving experience. They can cater for up to 12 divers, which is a nice small group compared to some of the other operators heading out who looked like they had about 30 people on board!...More

Thank VikiM
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Reviewed 10 April 2014

My wife and I came up to Tutukaka last weekend as we had booked a liveaboard to do some diving at the Poor Knights Islands. Unfortunately, due to a grim forecast for Sunday it was cancelled, but we were recommended Yukon Dive for a day's...More

Thank D A
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Reviewed 27 March 2014

Very professional people. Equipment excellent - forgot my Visa card and were very trusting in letting me pay on my return. Had problem with mask and took in too much water making me panic but my dive master Sarah was brilliant and got me back...More

Thank BobChris_12
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