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- Your ferry departs daily from Paraparaumu Beach, roughly 1-hour drive north of Wellington City. - Our experienced nature guides will walk with you and explain the rich human and ecological history, and help you identify the flora and fauna around you. - Sit down with the family and enjoy a delicious cooked lunch at the Lodge, surrounded by one of the most rich and diverse nature reserves in New Zealand. - You can expect to see some of our most beautiful and endangered birds up close and personal as you share the space with the locals. - This is New Zealand sightseeing and natural experience at its best.
Return ferry transportation from Paraparaumu Beach to Kapiti Island
Department of Conservation and local council permits
An introductory talk from an experienced and passionate local guide
Lunch prepared by chef at The Lodge
A 1hr guided nature/history walk.
Hosted by a local Maori family who have been telling the stories of this land for generations
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Gratuities (not required)
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Please contact us between 7-7:15am on the day of your tour to confirm your check in time and that the tour is going ahead. Ph: 0800 527 484.
Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
Lodge closed during June/July/August for annual maintenance
The ferry departs from the Kapiti Boating Club, located at Paraparaumu Beach