Where the whale watching happens - Kaikoura Peninsula Where the whale watching happens - Kaikoura Peninsula

Our Tours & Kaikōura Day Tours

Whale Watch is New Zealand's only vessel based whale watching company offering an exciting up-close encounter with the worlds largest toothed predator the Giant Sperm Whale in their natural environment at all times of the year, our 95% success rate means we guarantee an 80% refund if your tour does not see a whale.

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Kaikōura Marine Combo

Above - On - Below the Water
Please note this is unavailable for purchase at present

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Day Tours with Hasslefree

Full day tour from Christchurch

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Day tour with Canterbury Leisure Tours

Full day tour from Christchurch

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Coastal Pacific Train

Train service from Christchurch or Picton - Services suspended until further notice

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Whale Watch Tour Voucher

Perfect gift for a loved one

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Accommodation Package

Packages suitable for couples, friends and families - saving you a huge 15% discount!

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