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Seal Coast Safari

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64 Dixon Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 800 732 527
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Superb tour with awesome guide

We were really fortunate to have Kent as our guide/host for the day. Intially, we couldn't find... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yu Cui Z
via mobile
Brilliant tour - a must for Wellington visitors

Found this tour on the net, so had it booked prior to our visit to Wellington. Kent was right on... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Canberra, Australia
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Just minutes from the city lies nature's playground! Travel through private land and see wild animals, snow-capped mountains of the South, and stunning views of Wellington. Observe New Zealand Fur Seals in their natural habitat and the Leaning Lighthouse. Listen to stories and relax as you journey around bays and past the world-renowned Red Rocks. Seal Coast Safari has been providing guests with exclusive access to the best scenery in Wellington for over 17 years.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bumpy ride” (10 reviews)
“off road” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
64 Dixon Street | Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 800 732 527
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were really fortunate to have Kent as our guide/host for the day. Intially, we couldn't find the meeting point and were really worried that we would miss the tour. Lucky for us, Kent called and picked us up instead of leaving without us; something...More

Thank Yu Cui Z
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Found this tour on the net, so had it booked prior to our visit to Wellington. Kent was right on time, and couldn't do enough for us and the two other guests. This tour takes you to places you couldn't otherwise get to - it's...More

Thank Tedf
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Mum and I went today and it was amazing - just the most brilliant day - thank you so much Kent - you were a wonderful host and a great font of knowledge - it was just an outstanding way to spend the afternoon -...More

Thank Marie F
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Kent was our host today and was amazing!! Cannot recommend this tour more highly. You get up close and personal with the seals and we also loved the rugged and wild coastline. His driving skills were impressive and his knowledge was comprehensive. This was something...More

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Did an afternoon safari and it was amazing. Kent, the driver, was a mine of information; the scenery from the hilltops and down on the beach was stunning; there were heaps of seals lying up on the rocks; and the muffins were delicious. Even though...More

Thank shirl670
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Kent,our guide is amazing! Would have loved front row co-pilot seat but there were others who required it more. Amazing adventure,coastal drive! If you can withstand bumps, it is def worth the view & seals! Thanks kent!

Thank Chan J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We only had a few days in Wellington and Seal Coast Safari wasn't something we had planned on doing. I had see an advertisement before we left the US and it seem like something I would like. Well I was wrong because, I LOVED it....More

Thank staci s
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Had such a great afternoon on this tour. Kicking off with a nice ride in the tour guide's 4WD with magnificent views of the city. Make sure to go on a clear day - we could even see South Island from the top of the...More

Thank Nickie Y
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This tour takes you to a very interesting and rugged coastline, very close to Wellington and yet, off the beaten track. Seeing seals in the wild is an added bonus.

Thank BerndtRO
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The trip is in a Landrover which can hold 9 passengers so can go places the bigger coaches can't. Kent, our driver was very knowledgeable and gave an almost non stop commentary pointing out things all around us. Part of the trip is on private...More

Thank Sandra F
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ned m
24 February 2017|
Response from Elyse M | Property representative |
You till need the contact on board excursion agent, thank you!
ned m
24 February 2017|
Response from ElyseMcM | Property representative |
Hi there You will need to book with your on board excursion agents, Wellington is looking lovely today so see you out there!
2 April 2016|
Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
It is not a sand beach, very rocky with big waves. Stops allow enough time to take photos and walk around. You cannot touch or get to close to seals without risk. There are safety rules. I would not recommend climbing... More