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Exceptional Kangaroo Island

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 9119
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Island Life - Full Day Kangaroo Island Wildlife Tour
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Exceptional Kangaroo Island is a family-owned eco-friendly tour company for Kangaroo Island off of the coast of South Australia. We are locals who understand travellers and know you want to make the best use of your limited holiday or vacation time. We know where to find the wildlife, all the cool spots, and importantly, can share the back-story of Kangaroo Island as it is the people you meet and stories you share that really make a trip memorable
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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+61 8 8553 9119
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I can't speak highly enough about this tour. We took a 2 day trip with Jamie as our guide. He was thoroughly knowledgeable about the animals as well as the island and was a delight. Gourmet food was served for both tea in the morning...More

Thank Nancy1400
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I recently spent two days touring with Exceptional Kangaroo Island. We had an amazing time. Our guides- Mary, Jamie, and Bill - were all extremely knowledgeable about the wildlife, plants, and geology of the Island, as well as its history, and were...More

Thank lfentiman
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your enthusiastic review - Mary and Jamie have been with us for a long time but Bill has just started so he will be really pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. You have summed up the experience really...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh my – how do I even begin to describe our day spent with Exceptional Kangaroo Island!! I feel my measly words will not do it justice! We had been staying at the Southern Ocean Lodge, and we had a whole day after morning checkout...More

Thank Cindy B
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Cindy, I will pass your kind words on to Tim - our guides put a lot of effort into hosting our guests and giving them the best experience that they can. It is a lot of fun showcasing the best the Island offers -...More

Reviewed August 1, 2017

The tour with Ron Swan was one of the highlights of our month in Australia. Ron met us at the airport and our tour began immediately. The day was filled with amazing sightings of animals, his vast knowledge of the island, personalized stories, and gourmet...More

Thank deborahbSkokie
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow great praise indeed to have experienced the best day of a month in Australia. I will pass your kind words on to Ron. Many thanks for taking the time to review our services. Kind regards, Craig

Reviewed July 11, 2017

What an amazing and one of a kind experience! Ron was a terrific guide, along with Mary and Jamie and their love and passion for the island really came through on the tour. We had a fun group with lots of laughs, saw a lot...More

1  Thank bananapop
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bananapop, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review - very pleased you enjoyed your time with us and that Ron, Mary and Jamie looked after you well. Good luck with your future travels and come back to see us some day....More

Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 days touring with Ron and team from Exceptional Kangaroo Island (Mary, Jamie & Paula). They were always informative and had a story to tell you about the local inside stories of living on Kangaroo Island (KI). There's a lot of time spent...More

Thank mhaley311
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks for reviewing your visit with us - glad you enjoyed your time despite it being a bit wet. Winter is my favourite time as although you might encounter some rain it is lovely and green and everything is starting to flower in...More

Reviewed July 4, 2017

From start to finish we had an absolutely fabulous time with Craig from EKI. His knowledge of everything "Kangaroo Island" was extremely impressive and the beauty of the hidden gems of places he showed us were breath-taking. There seemed to be a photo opportunity at...More

Thank silvering
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to have enthusiastic travellers on board! So glad you enjoyed your visit and that you liked all of the layers of Kangaroo Island - our producers, artists, wildlife, landscape. There is so much for us to work with - it makes it easy! Thanks...More

Reviewed June 18, 2017

Without a doubt to appreciate all that Kangaroo island has to offer as a visitor one should venture out from their place of lodging (in our case Southern Ocean Lodge) and strongly consider booking one or more full days with this organization. They get a...More

Thank Patrick H
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for a great review - what a treat having Ron as your guide and then meeting up with Peggy Rismiller. Not often do you get the chance to spend time with the world expert for a species. Her work with echidnas is breaking new...More

Reviewed June 13, 2017

We enjoyed our 2 day tour with EKI. Our guide, Luke, was friendly and helpful throughout the entire tour. We saw much of the wildlife and scenery on the island. I was impressed that the meals catered very well to my dietary needs even the...More

Thank James K
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Hi James, Thanks for your review - appreciate the feedback. Glad you enjoyed the trip with Luke and the attention to detail. Our Chef is always keen to make sure you are well catered for - especially with particular dietary needs. Glad you told us...More

Reviewed June 4, 2017

Wonderfull tour on the island.Tim on the first day and Jaimie the second day showed us the beautifill things on kangaroo island,animals,flora and the tha amazing views.the ljnch they served us was super.you feel immediately comfortable with them.If our trip was not stricly planned,ws would...More

Thank Gerrit N
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2017

Thanks very much for your review - appreciate you taking the time and so glad you enjoyed Kangaroo Island. Please come back and see us again some time - I will make sure I share your kind words with Tim and Jamie. Regards, Craig

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artisteaucoeur
March 7, 2016|
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Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
Hi there, I am the owner of Exceptional Kangaroo Island and happy to assist you with any questions. We are able to book the tour, plus accommodation (room only or dinner/bed/breakfast) and air ex Adelaide. Our tours connect... More
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MKP5456
January 30, 2015|
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Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
We are nearly 700 km from Melbourne...
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Venkat G
January 26, 2015|
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Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
Hi there, It is certainly possible to visit the Island for a day but you will need some means of transport unless you are content to do some town walks in Penneshaw (spectacular beach) or fly into Kingscote and then get a... More
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