Here’s your chance to rub shoulders with pods of dusky dolphins on three-hour tours. Limited numbers, so book in advance.
The whole coastline, with its rocky formations and abundant marine life, offers interesting snorkelling and diving. Dive Kaikoura runs...
Guided sea-kayak tours to view fur seals and explore the peninsula’s coastline. Kayaking lessons, freedom hire, family-friendly options...
Resembling a pink liquorice allsort, this seafront picture house screens almost-recent releases.
Housed in the Dolphin Encounter complex, this cafe is more than just somewhere to wait for your trip. Great counter food and coffee,...
Albatross Encounter information
Lonely Planet review
Kaikoura is heaven for bird-nerds, who fly at the opportunity for a close encounter with pelagic species such as shearwaters, shags, mollymawks, petrels and the inimitable albatross.