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Kangaroo Island Marine Adventures

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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 3227
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Dolphins galore

A wonderful day with dolphins, cormorants and pelicans. Andrew was so enthusiastic in his love for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
Dolphins, a great captain and clear green waters

Thanks Andrew for the awesome experience. It was really invigorating. Provided me a new outlook on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Santosh D
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Kangaroo island marine adventures is truly a unique experience in marine nature tourism, we are the only marine operator fully eco certified on kangaroo island providing best practices for our clients and our marine animals , come aboard our purpose built vessels and discover the wonders that await you on your marine adventure tour (dolphin swim). We travel along the pristiene north coast which is very much protected from the swell and tides to visit sea eagles in the wild, seals in there colonys, and swim with wild dolphins, visit remote beaches, snorkell amoungst some of the 240 species of fish life, enjoy morning tea of home made biscuits, tea, coffee in some of the most secluded parts of the island , kangaroo island marine adventures is more than just a boat ride , we allow you the time to enjoy your experience giving you a true understanding of our marine animals in there natural environment , our purpose built vessels are large and spacious allowing plenty of room to walk around whilst onboard to maximise the wildlife experience and get the best pictures. Our vessels are also very dry and stable providing a very comfortable ride in any conditions, our skippers have a combined 40 years of local experience in kangaroo island waters. Your safety is our number 1 priority, and our years of experience will guarantee you the best marine nature experience kangaroo island has to offer. THIS IS THE MARINE TOUR TO PUT ON YOUR MUST DO LIST WHILST VISITING KANGAROO ISLAND , BUT DONT FORGET TO BOOK , YOU DONT WANT TO MISS THIS .....
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Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 3227
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful day with dolphins, cormorants and pelicans. Andrew was so enthusiastic in his love for the area it carried over to the rest of our photography group. When we found the dolphins Andrew created wake after wake so that the dolphins could have some...More

Thank Lozfromoz98
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks Andrew for the awesome experience. It was really invigorating. Provided me a new outlook on life. Thanks again guys. Can't thank the dolphins enough though haha. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Santosh D
Reviewed 14 October 2017

What a wonderful experience; dolphins, seals, white bellied sea eagles and wedge tailed eagles all in three hours! A well put together tour on a fun jet boat with a skilled captain, couldn't have felt safer. Our teenage daughter and her friend had the experience...More

1  Thank 354beth
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This trip does not disappoint. We saw too many dolphins to count. They frolicked near the boat and we were able to see them up close and personal without getting into the frigid winter water. The trip exceeded my expectations. I appreciated the operators respect...More

2  Thank iNeedMoreTime2Travel
Reviewed 4 July 2017

If been to SOUTH AUSTRALIA, Kangaroo island is the must place to visit. Fascinating place to nurture the nature and its beauty and natural habitats of that place. Kangaroo island is a home for many such natural habitats that are to watch upon. An abundance...More

1  Thank ben0kelley
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Had the incredible pleasure of swimming with 10-20 wild dolphins, they are extremely interactive creatures just come up and play with you. When I jump off the boat I almost landed on one dolphin, that's how close and welcoming they are. Don't let the cold...More

2  Thank y y
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This was an absolutely incredible experience and was the highlight of Kangaroo Island for me. I heard about this through an Instagram account and the experience more than lived up to expectation. There were only 8 of us on the boat, which was great as...More

3  Thank GKB238
andrew n n, Owner at Kangaroo Island Marine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thanks GKB238 for your great review , we have been running dolphin swim tours for more than 12 yrs on kangaroo island & pioneering a true wild swim in safe shallow water amongst huge pods of dolphins ( 50 - 100 ) we GUARANTEE our...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Swimming with the dolphins, laughing at the seals, awe-struck by sea eagles, tailed wedged tailed eagles and a host of other birds. If you love to be close to nature and enjoy the sea, then this is a must-do on Kangaroo Island. An action packed...More

1  Thank dyanneward
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

The best experience ever! We were just the two of us, but Andrew didnt mind to still go on a trip. Our great guide showed us so much: seals, eagles and of course the dolphins! It was an amazing experience, swimming so close with so...More

Thank Fanoula K
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We were the only 2 on this tour as the weather wasnt too flash so it was like our own personal charter. The water was freeeeeezing and a bit murky but we did see dolphins, seals and other wildlife. Well worth the money despite the...More

Thank Robzmob
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Molly M
13 July 2016|
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Response from going2somewhere | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you will. Our departure point was Emu Bay and you will need to drive to that. I'm not sure about public transportation since we had a car. I would also try calling these folks -- we had trouble contacting them over... More
Robyn B
7 March 2016|
Response from andrew n n | Property representative |
hi we depart 9 am in the morning and return at midday , this allows plenty of quality time with our marine animals and most of all quality time with the dolphins ..
Karen M
12 September 2015|
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Response from andrew n n | Property representative |
Hi Karen , the morning departure is the better time 9 am , this experience delivers what you are looking for , a truly unique experience with wild dolphins in there environment .... you will love it .......