South Pacific Whale Watch

South Pacific Whale Watch provides New Zealand's most unique nature experience, Whale Watching by helicopter. Let us show you the amazing Leviathans of the deep the Sperm whales of the Kaikoura Whale Sanctuary. The Wild is closer than you think.

$350.00 - $650.00

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From our helipads located adjacent to the unique Kaikoura Whale Sanctuary we can have you airborne and searching within minutes for the amazing leviathans of the deep, the Sperm Whales that are resident in the Kaikoura region year round.
During your experience with us you will be taken on a journey above one of New Zealand’s most unique areas, The Kaikoura Whale Sanctuary. There is also a chance to see the incredibly playful Dusky Dolphins and New Zealand Fur Seals which also call this sanctuary home. Our experiences also enable you to view the beautiful coastline and the spectacular Seaward Kaikoura mountains rising out of the ocean to over 2500 meters, on some of our flights we include a landing at our exclusive landing sites.

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Physical address

South Pacific Whale Watch, 617 State Highway 1, Peketa, Kaikoura, Christchurch - Canterbury, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
8am to 6pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Based at Kaikoura Airport
Proximity to town:

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $350.00 - $650.00
Further pricing information:
Minimum numbers apply. Group and family rates are available directly.

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) YES NO

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