The E-Ko Difference

The E-Ko Difference

E-Ko stands apart from other sustainable tourism operators by more than just a “K.”

E-Ko are a positive force in education, conservation and in the local community.

By helping protect and enhance the natural environment and its inhabitants E-Ko improve the experience as a guest aboard any of the E-Ko tours.

E-Ko provides visitors from New Zealand and around the world with the BEST things to do in the Marlborough Sounds by undertaking the following initiatives that make E-Ko unique amongst tourism operators.

What we do to stand apart:

  • Small Group numbers.
  • High staff to customer ratio.
  • Extensive staff training.
  • A genuine passion for the environment and wildlife.
  • Enviro Gold, Qualimark.
  • Very experienced captains.
  • Customer service focussed staff.
  • Small group options for cruise ships.
  • Group and special interest charters.
  • Close collaboration with the NZ Department of Conservation [DOC] developing sustainable tourism experiences.
  • Collaboration with local Maori IWI elders developing sustainable visitor experiences sympathetic with cultural practises.