Matt from Kaikoura Kayaks will take you on a guided kayak tour of Kaikoura’s marine wild life viewing seals up close in their natural environment, birdlife and chance encounters with local Dusky Dolphins.
Welcome to Kaikoura, few places in the world can boast of such natural wonders ….where the marine life out numbers the people.
Seal Kayaking Tours – Half day guided
Join Kaikoura Kayaks on one of their half day guided seal kayaking tours departing from their premises in Killarney street, Kaikoura. Kitted up with lifejackets and all the safety essentials it’s off along the peninsula where instruction on the
art of paddling and safety brief is given.
Seals are fairly common along the Kaikoura Peninsula, as you paddle with them they swim around you, hunting for octopus, diving and manoeuvering under your kayak and devouring their prey whilst hundreds of pelagic birds come swooping in to clean up the leftovers.
Kayaking around the coastline there are chance encounters with local dusky dolphins, lots of birdlife including the cute Blue Penguins.
Kaikoura guided kayak tour operates all year round and are a highlight for many travellers whilst in New Zealand and the tour is suitable for all ages & abilities.
Kayak Freedom Hire
Kaikoura Kayaks hire out kayaks that are ideal for fishing or for having the freedom to do what you want to do. Our sit on top kayaks and safety gear are of top quality and are available as single or double kayaks being very stable, self draining and easy to paddle making your trip more comfortable.
Discover the marine life that lives on the Kaikoura peninsula at your own pace, ideally suited to two or more water confident paddlers. If you havent paddled before it is recommended to join our guided seal kayaking trip that covers and teaches you the basics of kayaking safely.
Kayak fishing is proven one of the best ways to catch fish and the easiest way to fish the rocky and reef coastline of Kaikoura. We provide top quality sit on-top kayaks that have great stability and are self draining, making them an ideal platform for catching fish, whether its drift fishing, setting a longline or fishing around the rocks.We can even provide hire rods and tackle for your trip.
So experience the sheer thrill and excitement of landing that big one off a kayak
Matt at Kaikoura Kayaks offer hassle free, Eco friendly tours that offer a safe, enjoyable, interactive trip, with little effort and a whole lot of good fun thrown in!! We look forward to paddling with you soon. Matt Foy.