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Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari

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Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari departs daily from the Christmas Cove Marina in Penneshaw 'Kangaroo Island's gateway'. Christmas Cove is one of Australia's Geological Monuments cut out by glacial movement 240 million years ago and it offers the perfect...more
Christmas St, Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5222, Australia
+61 419 772 175
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All reviews pod of dolphins saw dolphins great trip sea eagles boat ride kangaroo island great guide on the rocks bird life great fun recommend this trip a lot of fun amazing tour tour guide fur seals worth every cent his knowledge
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Elijah took us on a great tour around Penneshaw showing us sea eagles, seals, sea lions and dolphins. He was very knowledgeable about the area and we spent plenty of time viewing everything. It wasn’t a big rush to get back.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 245granth
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We originally booked for 2 x adults on the snorkelling tour but due to bad weather we traded in for 3 places on the Ocean Safari tour. We had a wonderful tour guide, Elijah, who was knowledgeable without being overbearing. We stopped at 2 separate...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We loved this tour - the guide was very friendly and had a lot of knowledge of the area. Was great to see KI from the water. Saw seals, dolphins and 2 white belly sea eagles. Was great - a must do.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank donnamij
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We really enjoyed the KI ocean safari. The guide was fantastic and we saw lots of dolphins and seal - plus a White Belly Sea Eagle in its nest. Seeing KI from the water and experiencing the wildlife is a must do - we loved...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank donnamij
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The staff here were so friendly, professional and accommodating. We saw dolphins and seals and had great information provided by our Tour Guide. He was so enthusiastic and passionate about this. Well done.

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed every bit of our 75 Minutes Ocean Safari with KI Ocean Safari in Penneshaw. We spotted Dolphins, Seals and native birds with ample time to truly admire the wild life. Our guide Elijah was very patient and gave nice information about KI and...More

Thank J3ack
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

What an awesome way to spend our morning on the Island. Tour guide Elijah was very friendly and knowledgeable. Boat was lots of fun (very cold on return when going a bit faster). Spray jackets were provided but dress warm! Saw so much wildlife... seals,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rachafied
Reviewed 5 September 2018

This is a must-do experience for anyone visiting Kangaroo Island. The company operating the cruises may be small, but they are 100% professional. The skipper for our trip was a young man called Elija. We felt totally safe with him, and with his handling of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank George T
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Loved it!!! I have been fortunate enough to go on this tour multiple times. Seeing Penneshaw and surrounds on Ocean Safari is an absolute must! The views are spectacular and on this particular occasion the seals put on a show for us. Very adorable and...More

Thank alanawhennen
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Ocean safari for their swim with dolphins and seals. We understand that we cane during winter months, we can't control the weather or the wildlife. Elijah was a good guide, good at pointing out wildlife and answering question we had...More

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1 November 2018|
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Response from KIOcean | Property representative |
Thanks for the message. We do operate on all cruise ship days, however all tours are to be booked via the cruise ship. We offer many departures, so I hope you manage to make a booking.
Frances M
11 December 2017|
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Response from KIOcean | Property representative |
Just give us a call on 0419772175 and we will see when we can get you on. What day did you want to go out?
4 December 2017|
Response from S2715XAgaryl | Reviewed this property |
We did the last one in the afternoon but we had 3 weeks on the island