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Address: 1139 Playford Highway | Cygnet River Via, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
Phone Number: 0885539119
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Description: Exceptional Kangaroo Island is a family-owned eco-friendly tour company...
Exceptional Kangaroo Island is a family-owned eco-friendly tour company for Kangaroo Island off of the coast of South Australia. Highly recommend.
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Get off the bitumen

Absolutely in love with Kangaroo Island. Around every corner she excelled herself with scenery especially when you get off the bitumen.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Angaston, Australia
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Angaston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Absolutely in love with Kangaroo Island. Around every corner she excelled herself with scenery especially when you get off the bitumen.

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Fort Myers, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Four friends spent 3 nights and 2 days on Kangaroo Island (KI) and 2 day tours with Exceptional Kangaroo Island Tours. We had a fabulous time. Our tours were the Island life and Flinders Chase Focus. Jamie Bowden our tour guide was a fountain of knowledge regarding local culture, wildlife, and geology. During our Island Life tour we saw koala,... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Fantastic tour given of the Island. Plane was over 1 hour late but Mary our tour guide was waiting and took no time at all in making us welcome and getting on with the day tour. On the second day we joined the group we should have been with originally along with Jamie the second tour guide. It was a... More 

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new york
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56 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

This was a wonderful tour, in that we were gone all day seeing all the great sites that KI has to offer. We saw tons of Koalas, Admiral Arch, Remarkable Rocks, Kangaroos, and Wallabees. Plus we had excellent snacks and lunches in beautiful settings. The guides were attentive to our requests and seemed to be genuinely sincere in trying to... More 

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hong kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

What to say about the tour arranged by this group? Our whole experience has been exceptional. Right from the very prompt response to our emails to the tour designed for us. The Kangaroo island was the highlight of our stay in Australia. We are a family of 4, 2 kids 12 and 9 and were met on the airport by... More 

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Welcome, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Where do I start. We are a family of 5 (to include a 13, 10 & 7 year old traveling from freezing cold Minnesota, USA) This company and tour should get a perfect 100 out of 5!! Our day started by them picking us up at our Aurora Ozone room and departing for a day we will never forget. If... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Countryside was very pastoral and dry. Animal numbers were okay but not exceptional. We only saw 4 koalas in the NP and expected to easily see more. However Seal Bay tour was very good and the Kelly Hill Caves were a delight

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My wife and I had a personal tour of Kangaroo Island with Gaynor Bowden with Exceptional Kangaroo Island tour company. She was a superb guide with exceptional knowledge of the Island. We saw kangaroos, wallabies, and koalas in their natural habitat. Gaynor prepared an excellent lunch "in the bush".

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Carmel Valley, California
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I enjoyed going to the Magnificent Rocks. They were amazing and the views from there were also lovely. We took some jungle walkswhich were also interesting. The island is quite large and took some time to get from one end to another. To see the seals was a real treat. We were allowed to get quite close and able to... More 

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Holt, Norfolk
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90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

From the arrival on Kangaroo island, this was a full on tour with lots happening. Our first Koala sighting was within 10 minutes of leaving the airport, from then on it was bird life, kangaroo, seals interspersed with coffee and unique barbecue lunches in the bush at locations only available to this company, the guide was not only very knowledgeable... More 

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