Kaikoura Marine Aquarium, Kaikoura

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#7 of 9 in Zoos & Aquariums in South Island
Kaikoura Marine Aquarium is located in Kaikoura. Make Kaikoura Marine Aquarium a centerpiece of your Kaikoura vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Kaikoura holiday planner.
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Kaikoura Marine Aquarium Reviews
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  • July 25, 2016
    Extremely disappointing. The Sea life were contained in shabby bathtubs and aquariums with little else, and looked lifeless. Building was grotty and well over due a rehaul. Would not recommend.  more »
  • July 21, 2016
    I’d say this local aquarium is a must see. It’s small and most of the exhibits look as though they were put together by a middle schoolers, but don’t be misled. This place is packed with information o...  more »
  • April 23, 2016
    This place is pretty small and it should be a donation system rather than an entry fee. I felt pretty sorry for the fish as they looked like cramped conditions. The whole thing looked like some school...  more »
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  • November 16, 2016
    Great place to learn about the sea and it's creatures. If you ever go to Kaikoura make sure you take some time to go see it. Very reasonably priced
  • November 15, 2016
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As a small town, Kaikoura has a limited number of accommodations, yet it offers a diverse choice for those who stay here. Hotels and motels line the waterfront, while RV parks and hostels are available farther back from the sea. Pre-booking is recommended during peak seasons.
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