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Address: Marina Rd, Poor Knights Dive Centre, Tutukaka, New Zealand
Phone Number: + 64 9 4343 867
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Excellent dive center!

We drove 4 hours out of our way to dive the Poor Knights with Dive Tutukaka and it was 100% worth it! We had an amazing time! All staff at Dive Tutukaka were incredibly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We drove 4 hours out of our way to dive the Poor Knights with Dive Tutukaka and it was 100% worth it! We had an amazing time! All staff at Dive Tutukaka were incredibly knowledgable, friendly and organized and they took excellent care of us. And the Poor Knights themselves were an amazing dive spot -- we saw rays, a... More 

Thank viajandoing
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dive Tutukaka reinforced why the Poor Knights are one of the top 10 dive sights in the world. 2 hour ride out to the Poor Knights is the perfect introduction to getting away from it all. You are on an adventure to a hidden world uknown to the feet of man. No one lives on these beautiful islands off the... More 

Thank bill h
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

Absolutly amazing. Very friendly and helpful people. The diving spots were very nice and youll see a lot of sea life. If I can Ill go defently again.

Thank Yann P
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We (both AOWD, 170+/200+ dives) just did a two tank at the poor knights, which was really well organized by TutukakaDive. The briefings were extremly accurate, no further questions needed. Visiting the cave by boat between the dives was really cool. But so was the water in June, what brings me to the only issue: Full rental great should contain... More 

Thank Chrizzly2016
Nelson, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

The crew were excellent and very helpful, knowledgeable and friendly. They crew took their time with us and were more than ready to lend assistance when needed. Would highly recommended both the dive location and the company to anyone wanting to go. We are already talking about our next trip here

Thank pvaglueman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

A couple of weeks ago I spent the day diving with these guys at the Poor Knights and it was an amazing day. The diving was second to known. The colour of the water was something I've never experienced before with excellent visibility. The marine life was also outstanding, totally different to anything I've seen before in the tropics, with... More 

Thank Jon C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

They were very professional yet friendly. The crew was amazing and talented. Chris, our instructor for the dive was patient, reassuring and helpful. The dive sites were excellent - calm and very clear waters with variety of fishes. We visited 2 sites and saw the caves and the arches. The diving from top of our boat "Calypso" was real fun.... More 

Thank 5Patel
Port Douglas, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

I have dived with Dive! Tutukaka numerous times over many years, and I still enjoy bringing friends and family back to dive with them again. An easy way to put the biggest smile on a divers face. I travel and dive all over the world, and these guys are simply some of the best there is - Poor Knights marine... More 

Thank mdm1972
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Professional dive operation, large range of options for dive sites, especially on the Poor Knights, bring your own gear or hire available, recommended

Thank Craig H
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Great trip to Poor Knights. We had booked to go on the Perfect Day snorkel trip but one member of the group wanted to dive so we all went out on the Calypso dive boat instead, this means we got to snorkel in 2 different locations. Operation was super slick and very professional. Captain Josh was very friendly and highly... More 

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