Kia Ora (Hello) and Nau Mai Haere Mai (Welcome)

Whale Watch monitors the latest New Zealand public health advice and adapts operations accordingly.

Current Themes:

  1. If you feel unwell or are a positive case of Covid19 please stay home.  
  2. Please practice good hygiene, wash your hands often and remember to cough or sneeze into your elbow.
  3. We ask that you please listen to all instructions provided to you by our team, please be patient and kind.

COVID Clean Approved

Whale Watch Kaikōura has received COVID Clean approval and proudly displays the COVID Clean logo.

The COVID Clean Approved logo assures our manuhiri (visitors) that we are a Qualmark New Zealand operator who has health + hygiene procedures and protocols in place to help protect against COVID-19 (in accordance with government guidelines) in our workplace.

Covid Clean Approved

Nga Mihi Nui (Kind Regards)

The team at Whale Watch Kaikōura

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Q. How can I contact you?

A. You can contact our Customer Support Services team by email ( or by phoning us on +64 3 319 6767 or 0800 655 121 (freephone within NZ).

Q. Where can I find more information on COVID-19?

A. For up to date and accurate information on COVID-19 as it relates to New Zealand, please visit the following.

New Zealand Ministry of Health 

Unite Against Covid19


Nau Mai Haere Mai Ki Whale Watch Kaikoura  


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50% OFF Winter Whale Sale T's & C's

  • PARTIAL REFUNDS DO NOT APPLY - In the event of a partial refund the recipient may exchange the remaining value within the Whale Watch Gift Shop or towards the purchase of another Whale Watch Tour. This applies to both combo's & direct 50% off tickets (1st May-30th September).


  • The tour time you have booked for is when check-in begins and is not when the tour departs, for that reason, there is no need for you to arrive at our office any earlier than at your tour time to check-in.
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