Explore Group - Dolphin Discovery

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Kayaking in the Bay of Islands

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Take this unique opportunity to experience dolphins in their world. Encounter these intelligent and playful mammals up close in their natural environment. You may even get the chance to swim with the dolphins in the warmest waters in New Zealand.

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See dolphins in their natural environment!

Cruise picturesque islands while searching for dolphins with a lifetime viewing guarantee. Our modern high speed catamaran is purpose built for dolphin watching and swimming, offers easy access to the water, the warmest in New Zealand.

Once we find a pod of dolphins Department of Conservation regulations will determine whether a swim is possible. Swimmers must be 8 years and over and confident in the water to participate in the swim element.

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Language Support
  • Chinese (Traditional)
  • Japanese
Additional Information
Proximity to airport: It takes about 20-30 min by car to get to the Kerikeri Airport from Paihia
Proximity to town: Located at the Paihia Wharf which is where we depart from
Proximity to coach/bus: Located at the Paihia Wharf which is where we depart from
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Physical Address
Cnr Marsden & Willimas Roads,
Paihia, Northland
New Zealand

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