Enviro Gold Award | Dolphin Swimming | Nature Tours

Owned and operated by New Zealanders , our award-winning company provides you with a dolphin adventure experience of a lifetime. 

( Rebranding 2015 as E-Ko Tours , Now open All Year Round )

Departing daily from the seaside port of Picton, our eco-cruises operate in the calm sheltered waters of the Marlborough Sounds where dusky dolphins, bottlenose dolphins, common dolphins and even rare Hector's dolphins are encountered throughout the year.  Truly a clean green paradise all waiting to be explored and experienced with Dolphin Watch & Nature Tours.


Afternoon Dolphin Swims can be scheduled on demand, min numbers apply (8persons)

Here at Dolphin Watch & Nature Tours we are proud to follow the Marine Mammal Protection Act 1978 and the Marine Mammal Protection Regulations 1992. These ensure the marine mammals of New Zealand are protected and that their conservation is a top priority. Our interactions with the marine mammals of the Marlborough Sounds adhere to all regulations and our conservation focused tours, educate and raise awareness

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"Great trip, beautiful weather and lovely dolphins. Best example of applied science."
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