Whale Watch Kaikoura
With knowledgeable guides and fascinating ‘world of whales’ onboard animation, Kaikoura’s biggest operator heads out on boat trips (with...
Kaikoura District Museum
This provincial museum houses the old town jail, historical photos, Maori and colonial artefacts, a huge sperm-whale jaw and the...
Seal Swim Kaikoura
Two-hour guided snorkelling tours, from shore or boat.
A lively leviathan of a pub with good people-watching from the front seats, pool tables, big screens and a spartan deck upstairs....
Fish-and-chip takeaways usually offer a half-cray with salad and chips for a similar price. Try Continental Seafoods .
Railway Station · interesting places nearby
Kaikoura Helicopters information
Reliable whale-spotting flights (standard tour 30 minutes $220 each for three or more people), plus jaunts around the peninsula, Mt Fyffe and peaks beyond.