Scuba & snorkelling in Kaikoura

THE 5 BEST Kaikoura Scuba Diving & Snorkeling

Scuba & Snorkeling in Kaikoura

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  • HahnTravels
    Liverpool, Australia1,224 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    This was outstanding. I swam while my wife viewed from the boat. Very well instructed prior to going out, all safety, gear and interaction instructions all clearly communicated. The staff all love their work, the dolphins and Kaikoura. We saw literally hundreds of dolphins and swam 5 times with pods. The dolphins seemed to enjoy it, swimming around us and interacting. Up to them of course. We had a beautiful, calm day which helped but wow, would do it again in a heartbeat. Good value considering. Outstanding!
    Written 3 March 2024
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  • Katie F
    145 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    We spent yesterday morning swimming with the seals and enjoyed it immensely! I couldn't have had a better experience with the seals. The tour the were very carefully not to abuse the natural wildlife during the tour and explained the time before we set off (ie keep three meters away etc), except they forgot to tell the seals! These lovely creatures playfully somersault around us, looking us directly in the grave from less than a meter away. I always felt totally safe underway the expert care of Al, who was very helpful and expert.
    Written 25 September 2022
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  • Caroline r
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I was on a doble dive. Really professional crew! Dive with them! Can’t really tell you anything they did wrong.
    Written 18 January 2020
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  • Alena K
    3 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    I had an amazing day on the boat with Zach and Haylee! Lots of dolphins playing around the boat made the drive to the divesite already an unforgettable experience. I had two wonderful dives with a lot of marine life. The team was eager to make the most out of the tour and worked hard to make everyone feel comfortoble. Can‘t wait to come back.
    Written 12 January 2024
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  • jgeldhof
    Blankenberge, Belgium2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Probably the greatest thing to do around Kaikoura. It doesn't get much better than catching your own lunch!! And Calvin (the guide) is very helpful. Best money spended
    Written 8 January 2016
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