Canterbury Trails - Kaikoura Day Tour - Whale Watch Cruise or Flight

This fun day tour to Kaikoura traverses arguably the most beautiful of coastal roads and lush farmland. Board a cruise boat for an up-close encounter with Giant Sperm Whale then stop in for a wine tasting on the way home in the famous Waipara Valley.


$550.00 - $620.00
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Depart Christchurch and travel through the beautiful rural pastoral scenes of North Canterbury to Kaikoura where the mountains meet the sea.
At Kaikoura, a whale watch cruise or flight is made and you will look out for the majestic Sperm Whales and Dusky Dolphins. Sightings can also include Southern Right, Humpback, and Pilot whales. Visit the Kaikoura Peninsula where sightings can be made of the NZ Fur Seals.
After your cruise or flight, enjoy a café lunch and then experience some local wines in the Waipara Valley with its spectacular views of the sprawling North Canterbury farming countryside to the mountains beyond, before returning to Christchurch.

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Physical address

Canterbury Trails - Kaikoura Day Tour - Whale Watch Cruise or Flight, Canterbury Trails , Christchurch, 211 Cashmere Rd, Christchurch - Canterbury, New Zealand, Hoon Hay, Christchurch, Christchurch - Canterbury, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $550.00 - $620.00
Further pricing information:
30% Deposit needed to secure booking
Cancellation policy:
Cancelling within 30 days of travel will incur fees.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
30 Mins
Proximity to town:
2.5 hour drive from Christchurch to Kaikoura

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Opening times

Business hours:
8am-8pm 7 days a week
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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