Dolphin Watch & Nature Tours LTD

Experience the wonders of Wild Dolphins, enjoy up close viewing or enjoy swimming with Dolphins in calm sheltered waters.

$75.00 - $165.00

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Cruise the majestic Marlborough Sounds to Motuara Island Bird Sanctuary or Historic Ship Cove. Enjoy commentary and fantastic viewing areas allow you to enjoy playful dolphins, fur seals and seabirds before landing on Motuara Island or Ship Cove.

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Explore Motuara with our knowledgeable guide who locates and describes the Little Blue Penguins, SI Saddleback, melodic bellbirds, cheeky Robins, Native Pigeons and Parakeets. The birds on this predator-free island are fearless, plentiful and very vocal and the view from the Cook Strait lookout is magic.

Alternatively, explore Ship Cove of Captain Cook fame for 45 minutes


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Physical address

E-Ko Tours, Picton Foreshore, Picton, Marlborough, 7250, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Office 7-6pm, Phone or booko nline 24hrs by 7 days
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Blenheim airport is 25 minutes by car, Picton airport 15 minutes by car.
Proximity to coach terminal:
5 minutes walk
Proximity to town:
On the waterfront at one end of town.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $75.00 - $165.00
Further pricing information:
Children should be 8 years or over to take part in the Dolphin Swimming experience.

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Traditional) YES NO
Dutch YES NO
German YES YES
Italian YES NO
Japanese YES NO

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