• Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Duration: 2 days (approx.)
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A Kaikoura whale-watching cruise and dolphin swim are the highlights of this delightful 2-day nature tour, round-trip from Christchurch. Your marine experience includes a visit to a New Zealand fur seal colony and suiting up in snorkel gear to swim alongside the amazing dusky dolphins. Stay overnight with 5-star accommodation in this tiny coastal town after a scenic drive by coach through North Canterbury, and stop for complimentary wine tasting on the return journey.


  • Enjoy a 2-day trip to Kaikoura from Christchurch
  • Overnight accommodation in a 5-star hotel
  • Whale-watching boat tour to spot whales, dolphins, seals and other marine life
  • Scenic drive through North Canterbury's rolling hill country
  • Visit to a seal colony
  • Wine tasting at a North Canterbury vineyard
  • Plenty of photo opportunities
  • Fully guided tour and commentary
  • Pickup and drop off from centrally located Christchurch hotels

What You Can Expect

Kaikoura Whale and Dolphin Overnight Tour from Christchurch

Enjoy a wine tasting tour

This 2-day Kaikoura wildlife tour includes round-trip coach transport from Christchurch and overnight accommodation in a 5-star hotel. Hear live commentary on board the bus and learn from expert nature guides during two marine cruises. On the first day, enjoy a whale-watching cruise, then board another boat on the second day to observe fur seals and use provided snorkel gear to swim with dusky dolphins. Top off your overnight trip with wine tasting at a North Canterbury vineyard.


Customer Reviews

Yeong Malaysia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2016

It is an amazing and awesome trip to me and my wife. Strongly recommended

Jeremy Tsz Yik K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

One of the best experience I've had swimming with dolphins. Highly recommended. I was initially worried about being cold in the water, but the wetsuits were extremely warm.

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