Orca Wild Adventures, Tauranga

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If you have always wanted to swim with dolphins, Orca Wild Adventures offers the chance to spend time on and in the water with the magnificent sea creatures. Take a boat tour in the Bay of Plenty with experienced guides and a boat perfect for dolphin viewing, equipped with 360-degree viewing and swimbars. During the day, you will stop at a scenic island where the boat staff prepares a barbecue lunch with drinks. The tour provides wetsuits and snorkeling gear. If you do not spot any dolphins on your trip, the operator offers another free trip to try again. Plan to see Orca Wild Adventures and other attractions that appeal to you using our Tauranga tour itinerary builder app .
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  • We were mid May on the boat and it was one of the most beautiful days during our trip to New Zealand! A great, friendly crew and just a fantastic day! We have seen many dolphins were swimming in the water with these, saw several whales, a hammerhead shark and snorkeled in a Bay with many great colorful fish and some Sellöwen! Simply fantastic! Very much recommended.
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  • First of all, let’s start with positives. Nice friendly crew, lots of dolphins and snorkeling with seals. ‘Swimming’ with the dolphins though... Once you get into the water you have to hold on to a ba...  more »
  • The initial positives of this trip are that the crew are great and being able to sight dolphins was incredible (the strong winds meant we could not actually swim with the dolphins). However, unfortuna...  more »
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