guaranteed whale and dolphin viewing year-round

Experience the astonishing wildlife of the Hauraki Gulf with New Zealand’s only research-based marine mammal experience, Auckland Whale and Dolphin Safari.  Their 4.5 hour marine eco-safari offers guaranteed whale and dolphin viewing year-round, departing daily from the Viaduct Harbour in down-town Auckland.

And there is more! They also conduct important marine biology research on-board, so you get the opportunity to learn more about New Zealand’s incredible marine life.


Whale & Dolphin tour (4.5-hour) Adults $180, Children (-15) $125, Family (2x Adults + 2x children) $460

New Zealand’s unique whale and dolphin watching safari departs daily from downtown Auckland. Enjoy a 4.5-hour cruise on board the luxurious ‘Dolphin Explorer’ through the beautiful Hauraki Gulf Marine Park in search of encounters with the amazing and diverse marine wildlife. (Every ticket purchased contributes directly to Marine Mammal Conservation)

Learn more about Marine wild life Free on board

Expert commentary/Interaction with our onboard Marine Research Scientists


(+64) 9357 6032


All year


175 Quay St, Auckland

Distance to town

Tours depart from the Viaduct Harbour in down-town Auckland city

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