Kaikōura i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

The i-SITE knows all the best things to do, places to stay and ways to get there plus we'll take care of the bookings with our free service!


Kaikōura provides an unforgettable location to enjoy New Zealand’s best eco-tourism experiences, fascinating Maori and European history, relaxing and exhilarating marine and land-based activities as well as adventure in the skies.

You will be spoilt for choice - whale watching by boat, plane or helicopter; dolphin and seal viewing or even swimming with these marine mammals, quad biking, visit the lavender farm, pilot a plane, go kayaking, enjoy the dramatic mountain and coastline views of the Peninsular walkway, llama trekking, bird watching, fishing and scenic flights to name a few options.

Our friendly team of local travel experts will help you enjoy all Kaikōura has to offer and assist you with your information and booking needs.

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Physical address

75 West End, Kaikoura, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
January to April (Easter) Monday to Sunday 9.00am to 6.00pm April (Easter) to December: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm Saturday & Sunday 9.00am to 4.00pm Public Holidays hours vary - check Centre for times Christmas Day closed.

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