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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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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1139 Playford Highway, Cygnet River, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 409 282 748
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had fond memories of our trip to KI about 13 years ago, so for this trip we tracked down our old guide Ron and signed up again. We had a wonderfully informative two days, including Flinders Chase, Seal Beach and a number of other...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I celebrated our 40th Anniversary on Kangaroo Island, South Australia, in the company of the outstanding owner/operator Craig and a bevy of "his wildlife friends" who he introduced to us in such a meaningful and thoughtful manner. Every aspect of this tour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank erdiamond
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I traveled to KI with 2 friends and we had a two-day private tour through Exceptional KI, including the "Island Life" and "Flinder's Chase" itineraries. One guest in our group had mobility limitations, so being able to customize the tour was crucial to us. Ron...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank CarinL_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on the Focus tour of Exceptional KI. A very efficient way to see this 95 x 35 mile island with its wildlife. Without a guide tour you will probably miss seeing a lot of the animals because of the places you will not...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank BeckyW989
Reviewed 18 February 2019

This tour is fantastic. Let someone else do the driving and sit back and have fun! Flinders National park is beautiful, and includes Seal Bay! The rock formations are so unique and beautiful. The tour guide was very informative, and just a nice guy. Tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 February 2019

We took a tour on Kangaroo Island booked with Exceptional Kangaroo Island. The tour was outstanding. Our guide was Bill and he was terrific. He drove safely, provided terrific detail, was easy to speak with, adjusted the tour based on our needs, was very knowledgeable,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

We took two full-day tours: "Island Life Tour" and "Finders Chase Tour." Would recommend both which gave us a very good view of all that Kangaroo Island has to offer. The tour guides were great and the group was not very big -- about 10...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

After arriving at Kingscote Airport in the morning I was welcome by the two tour guides, who were waiting for me. Then I joined the rest of the day group, which was waiting in the tour mini bus and we drove to the first stop...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 531anssir
Reviewed 11 February 2019

we took the one day tour of Kangaroo island starting with the flight from adelaide and return by ferry. the tour was well organized. plenty of Koala bears but only saw the 2 orphaned kangaroos at the eucalyptus factory. We were told the kangaroos were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank prtravel
Reviewed 10 February 2019

Kangaroo Island is a fantastic place to visit. Day 1: Wildlife Tour. Our guest Jamie and Tim were absolutely fantastic ... very knowledgeable about the island and where to find the wildlife. If you go and get Jamie and Tim, you will find yourself laughing...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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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...