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Sea-kayaking Safari - Pohatu Penguins

Discover the hidden gems and amazing sealife of Pohatu Marine Reserve by Sea Kayak!


  • Exciting sea kayak tour with expert local guide
  • Spot an array of sealife which could include penguins, seals and more!
  • See amazing coastline scenery from a unique perspective
  • Discover the impressive island arch of Flea Bay Island
  • No experience required - all training and equipment provided
  • Awarded Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence since 2014!

Get amongst the great outdoors as you take an exciting Sea Kayaking guided tour around the rugged coast of Pohatu Marine Reserve.

With its towering cliffs, stunning reefs, deep-sea caves and diverse wildlife, there's so much to be explored!

Your wildlife adventure is led by an expert guide who will show you the best locations and points of interest while providing interesting commentary along the way.

Get right up close to unique wildlife which could include penguins, seals, an array of seabirds, and possibly the worlds smallest dolphin! In settled conditions, Flea Bay Island also makes for an impressive attraction with its amazing island arch.

Perfect for all ages and absolutely no kayaking experience necessary, add this to the list for your next outdoor adventure!

Adult $85.00
Child $55.00 (5 - 15 years old)
Infant $35.00 (2 - 4 years old)

What's included

  • Scenic drive by 4WD mini vans from Akaroa
  • Photos stops along the way with commentary about the area
  • Fully guided by experienced staff
  • All kayaking gear (life jackets, dry jackets, spray deck, dry bags for cameras...)


  • Allow 3.5 Hours total (1 – 1.5 hours kayaking)


  • 2/8 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand

Available Bookings from October 01 to October 07

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All prices are shown in NZD ($)

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  • Adult$59.50 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$38.50

  • Adult$85.00
  • Child$55.00

  • Adult$68.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$44.00

  • Adult$46.70 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$30.20

  • Adult$59.50 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$38.50

  • Adult$46.70 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$30.20

  • Adult$46.70 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$30.20

10:00 a.m.Thursday 13 July

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    Child 5 - 15 years old

      Infant 2 - 4 years old

        *This option must be made together with another price type.

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