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Experience the trip of a lift time to one of New Zealand's conversation jewels; Kapiti Island. Soak up the beauty, hear the stories of the Ngati Toa Maori people, spot whales and sea birds, native birds in their natural environment free of predators...more
Hours Today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1 Manly Street | Paraparaumu Beach, Paraparaumu 5032, New Zealand
All reviews great trip kapiti island day trip far exceeded our expectations professional team these guys guided tour predator free native birds well worth the trip introductory talk bird song bird life boat ride new zealand coops glen
My husband and I had a fabulous day on Kapiti Island with the guys from Kapiti Island Eco Experience and I can't recommend them highly enough. From Coops, who rushed home and got us some of his own refillable water bottles (we had left ours...More
This really is an excellent day. We paid the extra $20 for the guided tour which I highly recommend. The guide (who own the company) was very knowledgable & amusing. The birdlife is wonderful, & the walk to the top is worth every step for...More
My husband and I caught the 8.30am boat across to Kapiti Island. Coop, John and Brenda were fantastic from the get go. Very friendly, knowledgeable and made sure we all had a great time. We did the Wilkinson track up to the summit and what...More
Fantastic! A really lovely experience all round - the team are all really friendly, communication is concise and clear, and the boat (and tractor) was a classic. Our experience on the day was really friendly, informative and welcoming, yet low key and efficient. The island...More
We had good sailing in the morning, the trip back the wind picked up, so if you're prone to motion sickness I'd suggest a bit of mental preparation and a couple of sea-legs as it's a pretty open stretch of water & it can get...More
Spending 6 hours being well taken care of as well as feeling free was great !
Coops as well as the driver of the boat made us feel like part of their family, not like tourists. Because they were sharing with obvious pleasure the treasures...More
After a smooth 25 min boat ride and short introductory talk about the island's history and native species from owner/operator Coops, we opted to take the Wilkinson Track (one of three). Despite the sometimes heavy rain, we were mainly sheltered by the native forest. Coops...More