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Whales and Dolphin Watch

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96 the Strand, Whakatane, New Zealand
+64 7-308 2001
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A great boat trip, but no dolphins

I've heard from many people that swimming with dolphins is a wonderful experience. Likewise I've... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2008
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Whale & Dolphin Watch. Your experience of a lifetime...Swim with dolphins and seals with occasional Whale sightings in their natural environment.Tours operate near White Island active marine volcano. Moutohora or Whale Island is a wildlife management reserve 9kms offshore. It is home to much rare and endangered new Zealand wildlife. Join us for a 3-5 hour tour of the Island which ends with a swim at a geothermal Hot water beach.
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31 Jan 2008
“A great boat trip, but no dolphins”
11 Jan 2015
“Delphine ohne mit Ihnen zu schwimmen”
96 the Strand, Whakatane, New Zealand
+64 7-308 2001
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Reviewed 31 January 2008

I've heard from many people that swimming with dolphins is a wonderful experience. Likewise I've heard that the warm, calm and clear waters off the North Island's east coast is the place to do it. However, my track record on whale and dolphin trips was...More

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Jeepman77, Owner at Whales and Dolphin Watch, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2011

We are sorry you missed out. Dolphins are wild animals and come to the area to feed and breed but we can not always guarantee to find them. Peak season is January/February with a 98% chance of a successful viewing at the least. Since your...More

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