Canterbury Trails - Kaikoura Day Tour - Whale Watch Cruise or Flight

Depart Christchurch and travel through the beautiful rural pastoral scenes of North Canterbury to Kaikoura where the mountains meet the sea. At Kaikoura, a whale watch cruise or flight is made and you will look out for the majestic Sperm Whales and Dusky Dolphins. Sightings can also include Southern Right, Humpback, and Pilot whales. Visit the Kaikoura Peninsula where sightings can be made of the NZ Fur Seals. After your cruise or flight, enjoy a café lunch and then experience some local wines in the Waipara Valley with its spectacular views of the sprawling North Canterbury farming countryside to the mountains beyond, before returning to Christchurch.

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Opening Hours

Business hours
    8am-8pm 7 days a week
Months of operation
    All Year
  • Proximity to airport:
    30 Mins
    Proximity to town:
    2.5 hour drive from Christchurch to Kaikoura

Pricing & Conditions

30% Deposit needed to secure booking