Kaikoura offers excellent sea kayaking that gives you the opportunity to get close to the region’s spectacular marine life.
Kaikoura Kayaks offers both guided kayak tours and kayak rental. Half-day guided kayak tours cost $99 and give you the opportunity to see fur seal at close range. During daylight savings (September–April), there are also sunset evening kayaking tours.
You can also rent kayaks for $70 for a half day or $85 for a full day if you prefer the freedom of exploring at your own pace.