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Explore the outer coast of the Bank Peninsula, and the Pohatu Marine Reserve by kayak on this guided morning kayak adventure that departs at 8am!

The coastline here is rich in marine life, and is jaw droppingly stunning, featuring towering cliffs, rock stacks, reefs & sea caves. Sightings of all sorts of species are common, including plenty of marine birds, penguins, seals, and if you’re very lucky, the world’s smallest dolphin, the Hectors Dolphin. Flea Bay Island and the impressive island arch make an added exciting attraction in settled sea conditions.

No kayaking experience is necessary, the crew at Pohatu Penguins will provide all the instruction, safety equipment & knowledge you need for a beautiful morning on the water!

Allow 3.5 hours with approximately 1.5 hours on the water.

Marine Reserve Kayaking Tour

3 Hours 30 Minutes

$199 NZD

Enjoy a guided Kayaking tour in the Pohatu Marine Reserve, with an expert guide and the possibility of seeing a whole variety of bird & marine life, this will be one educational & interesting experience!

Experience provided by

Pohatu Penguins

Important Information
  • Minimum Age 8 Years
  • 3.5 hours total. 1 – 1.5 hours kayaking on the water depending upon conditions and wildlife.
  • 8.00am Departure time only
  • Includes transport from Akaroa
  • No Kayaking experience is required, however reasonable fitness is.
  • All kayaking gear  is provided (life jackets, dry jackets, spray deck, dry bags for cameras…)
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