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Sunrise wildlife sea kayaking in Akaroa marine reserve provided by Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari

Sunrise wildlife sea kayaking in Akaroa marine reserve

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Departure Point
Mandala Restaurant, 40F Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Light refreshments
  • Local guide
  • Local taxes
  • On water photographs
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum age 10 years
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Nicole P wrote a review Jan. 2021
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Highly recommend - absolutely beautiful as well as interesting. Saw all sorts of wildlife including dolphins and fur seals. Thanks so much to the awesome guide.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Anna wrote a review Jan. 2021
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We took the early morning trip. Called the day before because we had some questions. Everything went very smooth. We were being very lucky that a couple of hector dolphins appeared in quite a distance on our way back. They must have found us very interesting because they came up
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Emily P wrote a review Nov. 2020
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What an amazing thing to do, both of us loved every minute of this trip. Hazel was an absolute legend and had heaps of local knowledge as we paddled about and also gave us a few ideas of things to do for the rest of our stay in Akaroa. Hazel was so calm and confident on the
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from Akaroa G, Owner at Sunrise wildlife sea kayaking in Akaroa marine reserve
Responded Nov. 29, 2020
Thanks for the review Emily, awesome to hear you had a great tour with us, would love to host you again if you are back in the area! There is so much to see no two days are the same here in the marine reserve! All the best Allie & Greville
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cdjj wrote a review Nov. 2020
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Great experience on our sunrise kayak on a perfect morning. Interesting information given throughout the tour. We saw fur seals on the rocks and a couple of pods of hectors dolphins swam around us checking us out 3 or 4 times. Recommend this tour to everyone. Go do it.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from Akaroa G, Owner at Sunrise wildlife sea kayaking in Akaroa marine reserve
Responded Nov. 29, 2020
Thanks for the review, we are so happy you enjoyed your time on the water with our excellent guides. All the best Allie & Greville
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Kristin B wrote a review Nov. 2020
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Booked this kayak trip for my Birthday. Had a fantastic sunrise kayak with Greville as our helpful and knowledgeable guide. Took in breathtaking scenery from the quiet serenity of the kayak and was fortunate enough to see a range of bird and sea life - the playful hector’s
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Response from Akaroa G, Owner at Sunrise wildlife sea kayaking in Akaroa marine reserve
Responded Nov. 29, 2020
Thanks for the review and for acknowledging the respect we have for our marine reserve and endangered marine mammals who reside with in. We are so happy you enjoyed your tour and we would love to take you on an Ebike tour if you are back in the area! All the best Allie & Greville
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About the operator

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By: Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari
tirinag
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Self Guided E-Bike Tour - Best way for a coastal tour
Self Guided E-Bike Tour We had a great time exploring the different points of interest from Duvauchelles to Wainui
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honeybee550
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An excellent adventure
From booking through to arriving back on shore this was an excellent company to work with and they delivered a top
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Narteglenis
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It was fun!!
The activity was fun and exciting. Will do it again for sure ☺️ Big thanks too to our guide Nick who was very infor
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Travel43070075270
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Great experience
Really good experience, this is my first time doing kayaking and I can't even swim. It's a little bit windy, but ou
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maumila112
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Fun waters for the whole family.
We went kayaking with our guide Nick and it was a fantastic experience! We had double kayaks with our 11 and 13-yea
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craigwV8436HZ
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Akaroa highlands
The strong winds meant that we couldn’t go kayaking but the e-MTB substitute was an excellent alternative. Stunning
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784nicolaw
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Great day
We had an awesome day, started with e-biking up the hill in the misty rain with Grevel. Lots of fun and amazing vie
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Bandbacktogether
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Sunrise Safari
We had a great morning kayak with two fun and knowledgeable guides. Jake and Joey gave me a much better understandi
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Sarah & John
Brilliant Day! Little Blue penguin trailed us & Jake was a mine of information. As we sit in isolation, trying to
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finley2006
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The best time
We started off and it was cold and damp. However our guide Jake was amazing and I called him google as he knew ever
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KathrynL1286
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INCREDIBLE experience! Thanks Jake!
This is a hands down must-do while you're in Akaroa. Pray that you get Jake as your guide - his vast knowledge prov
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nadofam
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Kayaking with Jake is the best way to discover beautiful Akaroa Bay!
Our guide Jake made the day special. He was very knowledgeable and passionate about sea life, kayaking and New Zeal
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G6602HSjulieg
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Fabulous time
Really enjoyed our time with tour guide Jake, the wild life and the Orcas appearance topped off a special day. Many
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ylshaman
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Beautiful day with Jake
Jake was friendly, conscientious and professional. He took care of our group of three couples with great care. His
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AStanciulescu
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Great kayaking experience
We had the absolute pleasure of having Jake as our tour guide. He explained to us all the safety instructions and w
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, Spanish
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