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Sea Kayaking Adventure

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Calling all kayakers: paddle with the seals and explore sea caves during this exciting sea kayaking tour in Pohatu Marine Preserve.

Sea Kayaking Adventure

If you crave adventure then look no further than this 4 hour kayaking tour in Pohatu/Flea Bay. Be sure to bring your waterproof camera or camera bag, as you will want to snap photos of the towering sea cliffs and the seals sunning themselves on the rocks. Glide through ancient sea caves and paddle with the seals and many marine animals such as penguins, Hectors dolphins and sea birds. Learn about Akaroa while you discover the outer coast of Pohatu Marine Reserve and get a selfie in front of the impressive arch at Flea Bay Island.

No kayaking experience? Not a problem! Your expert guides will teach you the paddling techniques and safety rules you will need to know and they will be with you every stroke of the way. Reserve your spot today for an unparalleled view of Pohatu Marine Reserve that is sure to be the highlight of your trip!

This family-friendly tour includes coffee or tea and delicious muffins, pick-up at Akaroa, and a scenic, 4WD safari to Pohatu with photo stop opportunities.

Please Note: Guests must be 6 years of age or older to participate. All guests must wear life jackets and be able to climb in and out of a kayak. Water-proof bags will be provided for your valuables. Wheelchair access is not available. Kayaking trips are only conducted when conditions are safe; should the weather or water be unsuitable for kayaking on the day of your tour you will be offered a refund or be able to join a full nature scenic safari to explore the same beautiful area and more.

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About Shore Excursions Group
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Shore Excursions Group was created with one goal in mind: to provide exceptional travel experiences to cruise passengers in the ports they visit around the world. To accomplish this, we have compiled an exceptional array of tours delivered by local experts with decades of experience serving travelers and delivering excellent tours. Our owners and management team are comprised of seasoned travel industry executives who leverage their considerable experience to deliver memorie ...
from $90.00 (USD)
Per Person
Tour Type
Group Size
Activity Type(s)
Active, Scenic, Water/Beach
Tour Duration
4 Hours
Activity Level
Tour Leaves From
Cruise Ship Pier or Cruise Ship Tender Pier
Food/Beverage Provided
Drinks and muffins are included (depending on time spent on the water).
Special Instructions
We recommend wearing your swimsuit under comfortable, weather appropriate clothing and water shoes. Sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat is suggested.
Guests must be able to step in and out of the vehicle and kayak. All participants must wear a life jacket. The minimum age to attend the tour is 6 years old. This tour is NOT wheelchair accessible.