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Pacific Coast Kayaks

Tutukaka, New Zealand
+64 9-436 1947
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Super guy - great service

We called Mark very last minute - nevertheless he was so willing to facilitate, ready in 30minutes... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Johan K
Johannesburg, South Africa
via mobile
Fantastic experience

We have used Pacific Coast Kayaks on two occasions. Once we just hired the Kayaks but the second... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Auckland, New Zealand
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Pacific Coast kayaks runs local half-day tours and full day tours usually within 30 minutes of Whangarei. We take you to secluded , coves, white sand beaches, spectacular coastal formations, and volcanic landscapes. The diversity of sea kayaking means we can offer superb kayak trips to suit every level of ability, age and motivation...
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Tutukaka, New Zealand
+64 9-436 1947
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We called Mark very last minute - nevertheless he was so willing to facilitate, ready in 30minutes. His training and orientation is on point and so helpfull. You can tell he's been doing this for years. His price for a half day rental was $40...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We have used Pacific Coast Kayaks on two occasions. Once we just hired the Kayaks but the second time was better. Pacific Coast Kayaks took us (family of 5) on a well planned trip up to the wet lands. The scenery was amazing and we...More

1  Thank ongellebuckley
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great day with Mark. Fabulous kayaking up the coast and through rock gardens. We had the opportunity to do some snorkelling, and Mark provided a delicious lunch with salad from his own garden. I booked ahead of our trip and Mark was...More

Thank Lindaeh1
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

A fantastic well-planned and safety-conscious trip with wonderful Mark. He led seven of us on a five hour adventure along the estuary and up into the mangroves. Great variety of paddling. Provided fab afternoon tea too. Highly recommended.

Thank James D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My son and I had a perfect days sea kayaking with Mark with stunning scenery, delicious lunch on deserted beach, blow holes penguins and excellent guiding - definitely to be recommended

Thank neilh6
Reviewed 30 October 2016

What an amazing morning paddle to Matakohe Limestone Island! The wind was brisk but the kayak trip trip was wonderful. The tour of the island was fun and very informative. The snack of banana bread made by Sharon was very tasty. Mark was a great...More

Thank arwen1952
Reviewed 22 October 2016

A fantastic half day kayaking and the guides were fun, knowledgeable and friendly. The kayaking was ideal for our large group of adults and children and we all loved the tea and cake stop on a secluded beach. Idyllic!

Thank 3KatH
Reviewed 22 October 2016

1/2 day kayaking around the Tutukaka coastline. Great local knowledge from the guides and always looking out for our safety. Highly recommended for people of all ages (our group included people from 8 to 70!)

Thank eveoat
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We really enjoyed the Hidden Coastline full day tour with Mark. We kayaked from Matapouri to Tutukaka ~ Kowharewa Bay. We enjoyed the beautiful coastline and stopped for a lovely lunch at one of the bays along the way, enjoying sausages, bread rolls, roasted vegetables....More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I recently [ April 2016] enjoyed 3 days kayaking at the Cavalli Islands & stayed in a DOC hut. Mark was an excellent guide ! Knew every part of the area and was very attentive to safety, the varying levels of skill all three of...More

Thank Neil H
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