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Address: Marina Rd, Poor Knights Dive Centre, Tutukaka, New Zealand
Phone Number: + 64 9 4343 867
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Advanced Open Water

I did my advanced course with these guys and it was great, poor knights is incredible, experienced crew, good equipment Amazing experience

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
EstherCLD
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

I did my advanced course with these guys and it was great, poor knights is incredible, experienced crew, good equipment Amazing experience

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

You won't be disappointed taking a dive trip out to The Poor Knight Island. Amazing professional experienced crew who ensure a fantastic experience is had by all.

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Berlin, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The Crew at the dive Center was very friendly and helpful. As we were a Group of rather inexperienced divers they made sure our Equipment was ok and also looked after us under water. The food was a little overpriced but very yummy and there were all Kinds of hot beverages to warm you after the dive in the cold... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Great crew, perfect service and equipment. Poor Knight Islands are an awesome dive spot. Special thanks to our dive master Jo: you made our day! Kind regards, Daniel & Mareike

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Auckland, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

the crew its awesome; I had such a great time ; This was my first trip to Tutukaka and I loved it ; If you want to dive and have safe and fun , Dive Tutukaka its the way to go !!! Thanks guys I'll be back

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Spent 2 days diving the Poor Knights with Dive Tutukaka. Very well run operation. Good boats, and friendly, experienced and knowledgable staff. They simply couldn't do enough to make the trip enjoyable and rememberable. An example of the service they provided. At the end of the first day rather than haul our gear back to the hotel they let us... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I read the good reviews here and had high hopes. But this is a cattle boat type of dive op. I’m surprised we weren’t branded with a number as we got on the boat. Mooo! Before you even get on the boat, the experience of lining up to get your bag tag and then lining up to get your equipment... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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31 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

From the on-line booking process, the helpful in store staff, through to the dives themselves, Dive Tutukaka were exceptional. The trip out and back was a little choppy, but you can't help that. Once at the Poor Knight Islands, the captain decided on 2 exceptional dive spots, which were calm and full of an abundance of sea life and unique... More 

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Saeby, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Best dive in years, nice people and competent guides, a day i will never forget when i am back in cold Denmark.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

I did the snorkeling tour with some friends on March 19. The equipment was clean and in good condition. The sights were amazing. The water is so clear and the wildlife is plentiful. I'd recommend wearing the wetsuit unless it is an especially warm day. There is plenty to see even if you don't get in the water.

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