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Swim With Wild Dolphins in Tauranga

From US$104.95
Highlights
  • 5-hour dolphin cruise in Tauranga
  • Swim and snorkel with wild dolphins
  • Hear live commentary from a professional guide on board
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Swim With Wild Dolphins in Tauranga
From US$104.95
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Swim With Wild Dolphins in Tauranga
From US$104.95
Overview
Get up close to wild dolphins in their natural habitat during a 5-hour dolphin cruise from Tauranga. You can watch from the boat or interact with these playful marine mammals as you swim and snorkel alongside them in the water. Hear informative live commentary and enjoy hot drinks and muffins on board. Tour operates during summer months from November to May.
What to Expect
The tour departs 8am daily during the main summer season from November to May. Step aboard a purpose-built dolphin-viewing vessel set off to see fanatic dolphins. We have live commentary along the way and hot drinks and snacks provided.

The wild dolphins are so playful and love swimming around the boat, so be ready for a close-up encounter. Whether you are watching from the boat or swimming in the water you will have a fantastic view.

This educational and organic experience led by award-winning guides will guarantee you a unique dolphin experience that is completely on the dolphin’s terms.

Included in the tour are your snorkeling gear, wetsuit, tea coffee and juice, fruit and muffins. Free Parking is available at the Tauranga Bridge Marina where we depart.
Reviews (89)
1 - 5 of 86 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago
Best Day EVER!

I went out on Dolphin Seafari today and had the best experience! The crew was intently looking for dolphins when they spotted some splashing off in the distance. Once we got closer it turned out to be a super pod, probably 150+ common dolphins. It...More

Thank NorthStar24087162896
Reviewed 4 days ago
One of the best things I have ever done - Thank you Dolphin Seafaris Tauranga

I have always wanted to get up close and personal with dolphins as I adore them. However never wanted to visit them in captivity as did not wish to be helping fund industry that stops these super intelligent and magnificent creatures from being free. As...More

Thank frogfriendly
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile
It was what it was

Staff were friendly and caring, got out and saw the Dolphins. To be honest there wasn't anything wow about the experience. But they did deliver on the Dolphins.

2  Thank Jake H
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile
Absolutely BRILLIANT!!

We had an incredible day out on the water with Captain Cam and his crew!! It look us a long longer than is apparently normal to find the dolphins, but Cam did not give up! We stayed out there about half an hour longer than...More

1  Thank Bianca P
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile
Dolphins everywhere!!!

Amazing day! A great guide with wonderful jokes. After our guide told us how we could spot dolphins, everyone was looking for birds above the sea and white splashes. the sea was quiet so we could see very far and it did not take long...More

Thank Eline S
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