Kaka Point Motels
11 Rata Street,
Kaka Point, New Zealand
0800 525 278
You are welcome to join us on our regular Twilight Tour which leaves the motel 2 hours before sunset. Our Twilight Tour runs all-year-round.
The Nugget View/Kaka Point twilight tours encompass Kaka Point and Nugget Point and include a visit to the penguin colony at Roaring Bay and the Nugget Point Lighthouse.
Over a duration of approximately 2½ hours you will see seals, penguins and other wildlife in their natural habitat. Sea lions are also spotted at various times.
Tour One: Twilight Tour
Tour Two: Catlins 1-Day Tour
Tour Three: Catlins 2-Day Tour - for bird watchers and walkers
Tour Four: Catlins, Dunedin and Central Otago 5-Day Tour - nature and heritage combined
To book please contact Bruce or Coral.
Telephone: 03 4128 602 or 0800 525 278
Our Twilight Tour operates every night approximately 2 hours before sunset. This tour encompasses Kaka Point and Nugget Point and includes a visit to the Penguin Colony at Roaring Bay and the Nugget Point Lighthouse. During this tour you will see seals, penguins and wildlife, all in their natural habitat. Sea lions are also spotted at various times.
There is a maximum of 10 persons on each tour. If you wish to have your tour on a specific date, booking is advisable.
Our most popular tour package is the 1-day tour departing at 9am. Going to Curio Bay, taking in all the highlights through The Catlins, including the fossil forest, waterfalls, Cathedral Caves, bush walks, and sea lions. Arriving to motels at approximately 5.30 to 6pm, with the option of adding a Twilight Tour.
Cost is $125 per person, minimum of 2 persons.
The Catlins 2-Day Tour begins with The Catlins 1-Day Tour, then on the second day we visit additional areas of interest within The Catlins.
Our first stop is beautiful Jacks Bay and a 45-minute walk to view Jacks Blowhole, a natural crevice within the hillside where the sea can be viewed crashing up between the rock faces. We leave Jacks Blowhole and travel to Matai Falls, which can be viewed after a 15-minute walk amongst The Catlins rainforest. We continue to the Tautuku Estuary Boardwalk, where the rare fern bird can be seen.
Day 1 - Twilight Tour
Days 2 and 3 - Catlins Tours
Day 4 - Dunedin
Day 5 - Central Otago Gold Trail