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Travel over New Zealand's largest privately owned wildlife sanctuary, learn about a working farm, local history, legends and the geology of the area. Stop at lookout point with spectacular views. Be within a few feet of the remarkable gannet birds with stunning golden crowns where 20,000 gannets nest - its the largest accessible mainland colony in the world.
- You'll start atGannet Safaris Overland LtdOr, you can also get picked upSee Important Information for details
- 1Cape KidnappersStop: 45 minutesVisit the largest accessible mainland ganet colony in the world. Be within metres of 20,000 birdsRead morePass byCape Kidnappers Golf Course
- You'll end atGannet Safaris Overland Ltd396 Clifton Road, Hawke's Bay 4172, New ZealandSee address & details
Gannet Safaris Overland Ltd, 396 Clifton Road, Hawke's Bay 4172, New Zealand
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- Coffee and/or Tea
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Most travellers can participate
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Excellent morning up close and personal with the Gannet’s and out to the picturesque Flat Rock. Amazing time, well looked after by David our personal guide. Thanks David. A pleasure meeting you. We really enjoyed your thorough knowledge and company.
Date of experience: October 2020
We had a great tour with Tony! Not only did he share a ton of information about the area and animals, but he also made it very entertaining and fun! Would definitely recommend this tour to everyone!
Date of experience: March 2020
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Responded 8 Apr 2020
Thank you fro the review. Tony is fabulous and he will love that you think hes entertaining :) Happy travels & Cheers
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By: Gannet Safaris Overland
The 3 of us all throughly enjoyed this experience and would love to do it again. People were friendly and very know…
Loved seeing these beautiful birds
I went on the Gannet Safari this week and found that that it was one of the loveliest tours that I have done. I wa…
David our guide was great very knowledgeable and interesting the time went by so quickly, weather was cold and wind…
Discovery your own backyard -NZ
Awesome trip to the gannet colony very interesting and great scenery def worth doing! Interesting stories from our …
Really enjoyed this tour - it was the highlight of our trip to Napier / Hastings and I would definitely recommend i…
A great afternoon's adventure
A really great afternoon, even with not great weather! Our tour guide David was a fountain of knowledge and great …
did the overland trip, the 4wheel drive bus was comfortable. Our guide and driver Jan was very knowledgeable on the…
We had a great morning with Wayne. He was the best guide one could imagine. So knowledgeable and also very passio…
Fun and Informative Gannet Experience
Loved learning about the Gannets and life time partners living around 20 yrs Great guide - Jan knew a lot about loc…
Go Go Gannets
Had awesome tour out to Cape Kidnappers to check out Gannetsville, great tour , great close up with the gannets who…
The visit to see the Gannets Colony was the highlight of our stay. Tony was a brilliant host, with a deep knowledge…
Even better than expected
This was even better than expected. Tony was an excellent guide, who gave a lively and informative commentary on t…
It was a very Entertaining and Informative experience, Tony was a great guide telling us the history and providing …
One of the best experiences of my 69 years! It was an amazing experience made even better by Jan who was incredibl…
Great experience, a really interesting history of the area and the gannets were incredible to see up close! Thanks …
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