Experiencing swimming with seals has been the highlight for many New Zealander’s and visitors to Kaikoura, New Zealand.
Kaikoura is one of the few places in the world where you can swim safely. Our guided trips visit seals in their colonies either from boat-based trips or from the shore on land-based tours along Kaikoura’s rugged coastline.
The New Zealand Fur Seals are known for their playful and inquisitive nature, interacting with you as you swim around them in this natural environment, this is a
Family owned and operated ‘Seal Swim Kaikoura’ is New Zealand’s original seal swimming operation established in 1987 and has been guiding travelers on seal swimming experiences for over 25 years.
All snorkeling equipment is provided including a wet suit and hot showers are available at the end of the tour. We cater to all abilities and no experience is necessary as our experienced guides are with you at all times to ensure you have the best experience and interaction with the seals and to ensure that the natural behaviour patterns of the seals is not disturbed.