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Kapiti Island Day Tour

From $123.91
Kapiti Island Day Tour
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Kapiti Island Day Tour
$123.91
Overview

Kapiti Island is one of New Zealand's oldest and most important Nature Reserves, and is a place rich in history.

You can expect to see some of our most beautiful and endangered birds up close and personal as you share the space with the locals.

What to Expect
- Your ferry departs daily from Paraparaumu Beach, roughly 1-hour drive north of Wellington City. 
- Our experienced nature guides will walk with you and explain the rich human and ecological history, and help you identify the flora and fauna around you.
- Sit down with the family and enjoy a delicious cooked lunch at the Lodge, surrounded by one of the most rich and diverse nature reserves in New Zealand.
- You can expect to see some of our most beautiful and endangered birds up close and personal as you share the space with the locals.
- This is New Zealand sightseeing and natural experience at its best.
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1 - 5 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ahhhhhhmazing!

Im from wellington, so this is pretty easy to get to being alocal but this experience was awesome, our guide was very knowledgeable and theres time for you to do the walks at your own pace which is awesome. I really enjoyed it and highly...More

Thank Grethe A
Reviewed June 25, 2018
A beautiful nature escape.

This was such a great experience - my partner and I highly recommend this day trip. The island and the birdlife are so special and you get a thorough introduction of the island's history before setting off to explore which was a nice bonus! We...More

Thank Mary Beth N
DanielleBarrett, Public Relations Manager at Kapiti Island Nature Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Kia ora Mary Beth N, Thanks for your review. I'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit & found the introductory talk interesting as well. We hope to see you again someday. Nga mihi, Danielle

Reviewed June 13, 2018
Beautiful on a winter's day

We were a group of 21 workmates and family so varying levels of fitness but we all had a great day on this beautiful island. The tour organisers communicated really well and were welcoming and on to it. Weather was mostly overcast but no rain...More

Thank 010Sparky010
DanielleBarrett, Public Relations Manager at Kapiti Island Nature Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Kia ora 010Sparky010, Thanks for your review. Great to hear your group enjoyed the visit to Kapiti island & that you found the communication from our team really clear. The weather is the one thing we'd love to be able to control! I'm pleased to...More

Reviewed May 10, 2018
Beautiful and perfect nature. Expert and personable guide. Wonderful.

The beauty of the island would not have been diminished even had the day been cloudy with rain—but it wasn’t, it was perfect. I dare anyone to come to this place and not leave knowing that we must take care of this world just as...More

Thank mixco13
DanielleBarrett, Public Relations Manager at Kapiti Island Nature Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Kia ora mixco13, Thanks for your review. The weather is one thing we'd love to be able to control - I'm so pleased you visited on a beautiful day! Great to hear you had a good time on Kapiti island, I'll let Terese know you...More

Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile
The best of days.

Today we visited Kapiti Island, a nature sanctuary. What a gorgeous day we have had. So many birds so much joyful birdsong, sun sea and glorious New Zealand native bush. The staff Wayne in particular was knowledgeable passionate and really enthusiastic about the island the...More

Thank popone
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