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Dive Tutukaka

Marina Rd, Poor Knights Dive Centre, Tutukaka, New Zealand
+ 64 9 4343 867
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Ranked #1 of 10 Attractions in Tutukaka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Reefs, Water sports
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Singapore, Singapore
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Our dive at the Poor Knights' Islands was our first time in (almost) cold-water diving (15 degrees Celsius) and we were quite concerned about what to expect and how this might complicate our dive, but the staff at Dive Tutukaka were very reliable and we felt very safe and taken care of during the trip. The dive masters were also... More

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Rockingham, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

After reading the reviews of the Poor Knight Island dives in lonely planet I had to put this on my North Island trip itinery and I was so glad that I did! The dive was amazing. The Dive Tutukaka mob were fantastic. The day I went out caught the tail end of the storms on the 12th July and the... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I've been out to the knights 5 times with Dive! Tutukaka, A very well organized dive centre & one of my favorite spots. The DMs are fun and knowledgable the boats are comfortable and you now have the option for enriched air. The aprox. water temp for December 19Deg c June 18Deg c & July 17Deg c. If you don't... More

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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91 reviews 91 reviews
43 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

First of all, I have to say that the email response for this company was always whip-fast and so informative. I could tell they weren't just trying to sell me a spot on their boat but actually wanted me and my family to have a great time. Due to the age of my children, I needed a guide for just... More

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Trondheim Municipality, Norway
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Scuba diving at the poor knights - two of the best dives of my life. Diving trough a natural cave, experiencing rich fish life, amazing visibility. The crew of the boat was awesome, especially captain Jack (Sparrow)

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Had the best day with two awesome dives, great staff and a beautyful dauy. Highly recommend to spend a day with these guys!

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Bronxville, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

My wife & I dove at the Poor Knights with Dive Tutukaka this May as part of our month long honeymoon in NZ. We consider it one of the highlights of a trip filled with awesomeness! The weather was beautiful, the staff friendly, professional & attentive, and the diving was fantastic. Giant stingrays, colorful nudibranchs & a very playful seal... More

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Jeffersonville, Pa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

My wife and I dove with them last year, May 2013, so I'm remiss for not adding this sooner. This was one of the finest scuba experiences we ever had. And combined with a great staff, I would go back to the other side of the world to do it all again.

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Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My fiance and I did the Perfect Day experience back in February, and it was absolutely fantastic! The staff were really friendly and helpful, and the captain was hilarious. The structure of the trip meant we could use the time as we wanted - snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding and eating lunch when we chose. It was very relaxing. For me... More

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3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I dived with them at the Poor knights island, the islands was amazing and also the dives was very beautiful.. The crew was very nice, helpful and funny.. Very recommended for divers!

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