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Exceptional Kangaroo Island

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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...more
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1139 Playford Highway, Cygnet River, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 9119
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I made the right choice when I booked two days with Exceptional Kangaroo Island - the Flinders Chase tour and the Island life tour. This was my first time in Australia. After business in Sydney I wanted to make the most of a few extra...More

Thank Departure11886511487
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mary and Luke met us at the airport and within ten minutes we spotted the first of many Koalas of the day. Both Mary and Luke gave us lots of information and answered questions thoughtfully. Our tour had 12 on it, hence having two guides....More

Thank Departure31812361795
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional Kangaroo Island day tour is indeed exceptional in every way! Luke, our interpretive tour guide, showed us sea lions (many), echidna (two), koala (two), lots of birds, and more, and he prepared us a delicious lunch. Our only regret was having just one day...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After doing the 2-day tour we know this is definitely a professional and competent operator. Friendly and knowledgeable guides in customized vehicles show you the different sites and the wildlife of KI and they serve a great lunch. We saw a lot of wildlife and...More

Thank fonsbuts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a professional experience! We booked a two day trip to KI from Adelaide, but our flight to Kingscote was delayed. No matter! The excellent guides Tim and Luke met us a the airport and (in a group of 11) we toured the island, seeing...More

Thank Scott_NM8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptional Kangaroo Island tour was just that: Exceptional. Our two guides, Bill and Jamie told us the company owners have high standards and they were right. Everything these guides did was above and beyond. They set up lunches in the most unimaginably beautiful settings and...More

Thank sanfordl12
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and the accolades - Bill and Jamie are both great guides and we are happy to have them on the team. Come back and see us again - there is lots more to explore! Happy travels.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a day trip to Flinders Chase with wildlife tour and it was really great. Our tour guides were Luke and Sky who were very knowledgeable of the area (Sky is a native KI). We saw plenty of Koala bear and Kangaroo. Also some...More

Thank DavidJM4214
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started our tour with the sight of an echidna walking across the road in front of us. Then morning tea with the koalas. Our driver Jamie was very informative and showed us some wonderful sights. They were fields full of kangaroos. We toured around...More

Thank tracehollis
Reviewed 21 September 2018

My son and I LOVED our quick but extremely efficient visit to Kangaroo Island. We spent two full days touring and felt like we covered it! We thoroughly enjoyed our morning tea and the fabulous lunches, in addition to the sites and wildlife! Well done...More

Thank Kristi L
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We went on wet windy day so not best day... went expecting to mingle with huge mobs of kangaroos but saw very few.... rock formations great but don't go expecting an island full of wildlife as you will be dissappointedMore

Thank markyn_12
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review our services - it is disappointing that you encountered bad weather. It would be nice to be able to influence the weather - given that ability one would be very popular with our farmers, fishermen, our visitors and...More

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4 December 2017|
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Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
Hi sorry for the delay in responding. February can be a challenge for wildlife on a self-drive - cruise ships by definition have you on the Island through the middle of the day which is the toughest time to find wildlife... More
7 March 2016|
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
31 January 2015|
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Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
We are nearly 700 km from Melbourne...