Tonga Seal Haven

Highlights: Tonga Island Seal Colony, Marine Reserve, Lagoons and Beaches!

$200.00 pp

Half Day

Morning Kayak Tour only

Kayak offshore from Onetahuti to encounter the playful and curious NZ Fur Seal (kekeno) at Tonga Island – the true treasure (taonga) of the Marine Reserve. Take in the naturally formed coastline as you venture south to Bark Bay.

You can choose what time you return to Marahau by water taxi - either 12.45pm, 2.15pm or 3.45pm. (the later taxis allows you to spend more time at Bark Bay beach)

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Check In: 8.30am

Group Size: Maximum 8 people (larger groups on request)

Lunch: Optional – add $15

Departs: Daily

Age: 14+

Kayak:  Onetahuti to Bark Bay

Water Taxi: Two taxi rides

Bus: $30 Nelson return

Walk: Nil

What to bring:

Please bring with you a water bottle, sunscreen, hat, insect repellent, swim suit or fast drying clothing (avoid pants or jeans), warm jacket (avoid cotton – wool or fleece is best), change of clothes, towel, walking shoes or walking sandals, any personal medication you may require and of course don’t forget your camera.

What we provide:

Top quality double sea kayak, buoyancy aid, spray skirt, paddle jacket, paddle, waterproof map, all safety gear required, food (when included), dry bag for cameras and of course one of our superstar guides.

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