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"The Highlight of our whole trip to NZ"

KAIKŌURA

Kaikōura's only dolphin swimming company operating ethically with wild dusky dolphins for over 30 years

What to expect

Close Encounters

Close Encounters

Dolphins as interested in you as you are in them!

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Social dolphins that congregate in large pods

The trip of a lifetime

The trip of a lifetime

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We Care

We Care

An ethical operator operating on the dolphin's terms

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Dreams can come true!

 

 

Swim up close & personal

Swim up close & personal

"Wow - just WOW!"

Get in our quality gear and get amongst it!

Become part of the pod - interacting with wild dolphins on their terms is an experience you will never forget!

 

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WATCH THE ACROBATS OF THE SEA

WATCH THE ACROBATS OF THE SEA

"Absolutely mind blowing!"

Stay dry aboard our purpose built boats and capture all the action!

See the dolphins from another perspective; marvel at their antics, watch them interact with swimmers and indulge in incredible photographic opportunities.

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It's your choice at Dolphin Encounter Kaikoura

Dolphins are some of nature’s most extraordinary and captivating creatures. They’re even more amazing close-up. Choose swimming or watching and immerse yourself in their world with Dolphin Encounter; an unforgettable experience in one of New Zealand’s most breath-taking destinations.

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