Wildlife Island Sanctuary and Dolphin Cruise (Motuara Island)
A nature cruise and historical experience with fantastic scenery, wonderful wildlife and degree qualified guides. A perfect way to experience the Marlborough Sounds. Daily departures at 13:30 (13:15 check-in). Now also enjoy Yealands wine and Sea lords mussels as a complimentary extra .
Whales migrate North through Cook Strait June to August annually. Humpback Whales, Right Whales, Fin Whales and Blue Whales can be seen at this time. They come close to Tory Channel entrance which has the only restored Whaling Station in NZ. We will exit from the Whaling Station to look for Whales.
Join us on New Zealand's BEST dolphin experience in the calm waters of the scenic Marlborough Sounds. Our degree qualified guides are there to ensure you (and the dolphins) have the best and safest experience possible. See for yourself why E-Ko has the best things to do in the Marlborough Sounds.
This unique experience offers an Up-close Wildlife experience with local experts
Wildlife and Wine
Marlborough's Perfect Cruise
Combined with Award Winning Yealands Wine and Sealord Mussels,
This Cruise is simply a Marlborough MUST DO
The BEST 2 hour wildlife cruise in the Marlborough Sounds with the local WILDLIFE EXPERTS! Let our qualified and enthusiastic team inform you about the wildlife and surrounding area on this small group experience. Enjoy land Birds, Sea birds, marine Mammals, a Marine reserve and a Wildlife Sanctuary
Cruise to the historic Perano Whaling Station through the calm and majestic Queen Charlotte Sound experiencing a variety of marine wildlife on the way. This is the only restored whaling station in New Zealand. You will be able to see and touch actual machinery used during New Zealand's whaling era.
Here at E-Ko Tours, we have a long history of working with education providers to offer you and your students a safe, fun and unique learning experience. You can provide your own educational material and teachers or have our degree qualified marine biologists tailor a trip to your needs!