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How we operate How we find whales

Sperm Whales "Click" to communicate and navigate in the darkness of the deep sea, by listening to these clicks using an underwater directional hydrophone our experienced crew can determine where a whale (or whales) may be.

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Our tours Kaikoura day tours

Tour check-in times all year are*:
7:15AM 10:00AM 12:45PM

*An extra tour is scheduled at 3:30PM from November to March.

Tour scheduling is subject to customer demand, please note check-in times do not indicate when the actual tour departs but when check-in procedures begin.

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Testimonials

"An experience of a lifetime... One that will remain etched in my memory. Fantastic crew and vessel. Thanks Jay and team!!"

Siddharth - India, Oct 2017

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LEVEL 1 UPDATE - It's official, we are back whale watching!

Whale Watching tours will be operating every day of the school holidays, weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) and public holidays.

If and when there is demand we will schedule tours during weekdays, please keep an eye out on our booking page for when these extra tours become available. Please note there are minimum number requirements for this to happen.

For more information, please contact our Customer Service team on 0800 655 121 or res@whalewatch.co.nz 

Ngā Mihi

The team at Whale Watch Kaikōura