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Seal Coast Safari

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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...more
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 800 732 527
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

KENT WAS AMAZING. I did not expect to have so much fun during this tour. You really need to try this and this is great for families too. Felt very safe and excited the whole time!

Thank Hannah Ruth P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We must admit that we hesitated when we saw the price for this tour, but figured we’d give it a try given all the great reviews. It was worth every penny and then some!! The views were spectacular, the hundreds of seals were very cool...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Wow!!! What can I say about this experience other than the fact that it was absolutely superb from start to finish and an absolute must for anybody wishing to experience wildlife in its natural habitat all while having an amazing experience. We did this trip...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

What a great adventure! Our driver/guide, Hillary, was informative and fun. Views are stunning and it’s different than anything I’ve done before. Absolutely recommend it!

Reviewed 11 April 2018

My daughter and I had a lovely time with Kent as our driver. Very bumpy 4WD ride and we saw plenty of seals. Kent was lovely and chatty and pointed out all kinds of things to us including history, weather, animals, plants and we really...More

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We had great fun on this tour. Miles, our driver, was lovely and always had us laughing. He was unbelievably skilled at maneuvering the Jeep, and even drove us through a small river. The seals were adorable as well! Thank you to Miles.

Thank Abraaa
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Really enjoyed our safari today. Amazing scenery and terrific guide. Thank you Kent for making our seal experience so enjoyable. Tanya & Kaz

Thank Rod1Tan2
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We really enjoyed this 4wd safari. We booked this tour though our cruise and we were picked up at the port. There were three 4wds seating about 8 passengers each. Our driver and guide Kent was fantastic and gave us some great information about Wellington...More

Thank alison v
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We booked Seal Coast Safari through our cruise ship and were picked up at the dock by our tour guide in a large Toyota 4WD vehicle. The Toyota can seat approximately 8-9 passengers (although we had a comfortable 6) and the seats are positioned so...More

Thank mjmphoto
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This was one of our favourite excursions in wellington and it was all down to our wonderful guide Kent who was so informative and knowledgeable. The journey in the 4x4 was exciting and we learnt a lot about the local area then the seals were...More

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safarisealcoast, Manager at Seal Coast Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

Thank you for your review, we love hearing feedback from our valued customers! No need to thank us, we loved taking you out on the safari! We will hopefully see you again :)

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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