Kaikoura Dolphin Swim [CHC70]
Day Tour, Dolphin Swim, Kaikoura, New Zealand

This mesmerizing cruise gives you the once-in a lifetime chance to swim with dolphins and really experience marine life up close and personal.

On this excursion, you will travel aboard your illustrious vessel appointed with well-informed crew members to take you for a swim you will never forget. You will have the opportunity to view the Dusky dolphins from many different observation points as you make your trek to the swimming area. Upon arrival, you will be equipped with swimming gear as you get ready to take your plunge with one of the most interactive dolphin species in the world. Light beverages will make the day more relaxing and comfortable as you come back to your disembarkation in Kaikoura.

February 1 – November 13, 2023 Departs at 8:30am and Returns at 12:00pm (approx.)
November 14, 2023 – April 31, 2024 Departs at 8:30am and Returns 12:00pm, and Departs 12:30pm and Returns 4:00pm
May 1, 2024 – September 1, 2024 Departs at 10:00am and Returns 1:30pm
Does not operate Christmas Day

– Viewing cruise with dolphin swim
– Light beverages
– Wetsuit and snorkel
– Floatation devices

Need to Know
– Children under 3 not permitted on cruise
– Children under 8 are not permitted to swim
– If prone to sea sickness, please bring medication
– Participants are responsible for transportation to and from the tour
– Please bring sunscreen, swimsuit, towel, sunhat, and snacks
– Wear clothing and shoes you do not mind getting wet
– It is recommended that participants have some snorkeling experience, but it is not necessary
– Due to weather and unforeseen circumstances, the tour is subject to change or cancellation

– GoPros availble for rent
– Towels available for rent