New Zealand's premier dolphin experience!
Step aboard Dolphin Seafaris luxury 50 foot launch for a unique wildlife encounter with some of the world's most majestic marine animals in their natural habitat.
Enjoy the stunning views of Mount Maunganui as you glide over the crystal clear waters of the Pacific Ocean with your expert crew of Marine Biologists and Dive masters who will provide educational and entertaining commentary.
The family friendly vessel is fully equipped with two large decks and a massive frontal viewing area for everyone to enjoy the wild dolphins surfing up on the bow!
Also onboard are a W.C. and washroom, a licensed bar, tea, coffee and snacks.
A complimentary light breakfast and refreshments are provided for you on your journey.
The onboard dive masters will give you a tutorial on how to use the snorkeling gear provided to allow you to make the most of your encounter with dolphins, whales, orca's and an abundance of marine life.
For those who feeling less confident about entering the water, the vessel has customised swim bars to help you feel at ease. And if you don't want to get in, no worries! You get to check out the underwater footage from our GoPro Camera's on the screens on board so you can still view the marine life from the comfort of the large couches in the cabin.
Operating for many years, Dolphin Seafaris are the leading eco-tour operator who have a 95% success rate in locating dolphins & other marine life.
So, hop aboard and cruise with speed, style and comfort with the professionals for this experience of a lifetime that will remain with you forever.
Children under 5 years Free of charge, but must be supervised by a parent at all times.
Location: Tauranga (Just a 1hr drive from Rotorua)
Departures: 8:00 am daily from Berth D1, Tauranga Bridge Marina, Te Awanui Drive, Tauranga / 8:15 Salisbury Wharf, The Mount.
Duration: 4-5 hours
Please bring: Towel, sunglasses, sun cream, light jacket, hat, camera and wear togs under clothing if wanting to swim.
Please note: While our success rate finding Dolphins is very high (approximately 80-90%) Dolphins are wild animals and we experience them in a their wild and natural environment - as such Dolphin Seafaris cannot guarantee with 100% certainty sightings or the opportunity to swim with dolphins
Dolphin Seafaris operates a minimum 48 hour cancelation policy with all bookings. Trips are weather dependent and may be cancelled if skipper decides sea conditions offshore are not conducive to our operation. We also have a minimum of ten passengers required per trip. If a trip is cancelled due to weather or minimum numbers you will receive a full refund
Deal conditions: Please be aware that in the unlikely event dolphins or whales are not spotted discount bookings do not include the standby voucher offer of a second trip.
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