Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari

Discover Kangaroo Island from the water on Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari

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$88 per adult

Join South Australian Tourism Award Winning Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari on an exceptional marine experience.

Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari provide 2 fantastic safari’s:

SAFARI 1 – 75 MINUTE COASTAL SAFARI

Travel along stunning ancient coastline with the opportunity to see wild dolphins, seals basking on the rocks, eagles soaring above and an abundance of birdlife. Whales also pass through from May – October.  Enjoy an exhilarating ride along the beautiful Kangaroo Island coastline witnessing the magnificent pristine waters, stunning ancient coastline and the marine animals that inhabit it. A must do wildlife activity whilst you are on the island that’s informative, safe and fun. Perfect for all ages.  

SAFARI 2 – 2 HOUR SWIM WITH DOLPHIN / SEAL & COASTAL SNORKELLING SAFARI

Have the opportunity to swim  with wild dolphins or among seals as well as snorkel some of KI’s beautiful  coastline.  A fantastic underwater experience!  Everything you need is provided including wet suits, mask, towels, snorkel & fins. Jump on board the 12 seater vessel in search of the marine life that inhabits the stunning coastline - The guide will provide informative commentary along the way.  Seals often become very interactive and playful and provide a unique snorkelling experience.  KI Ocean Safari are the only operator in South Australia that provides the opportunity to swim with the Long Nosed Seals. Enjoy the opportunity to swim alongside dolphins in the wild which is a truly unforgettable wildlife encounter.  If you don’t want to swim, but want to join your snorkelling friends and family, come on board as a viewer.  

75 minute Coastal Safari

  • 1 hour and 15 minute coastal cruise on board a 7.5 metre vessel.
  • Friendly, fun and informative.
  • The chance to see dolphins, seals, sea birds and whales (subject to season).
  • Local history of Kangaroo Island.

2 Hour Dolphin / Seal and Snorkelling Safari

  • 2 hours on board a 7.5 metre vessel.
  • The chance to swim with dolphins and seals and see seabirds and whales (subject to seasons).
  • Local history of Kangaroo Island.
  • Wetsuits, mask, snorkel & fins.

75 minute Coastal Safari

  • Historic places and information
  • Coastal and wildlife tour around the coastline
  • Visit places like Dolphin Cove, Cuttlefish Bay, Kangaroo Head and Snapper Point
  • Encounter pods of Bottle Nose and Common Dolphins, Colonies of New Zealand Fur Seals and Australian Sea Lions
  • Witness Southern Right Whales (seasonal)
  • See varieties of sea birds

2 Hour Dolphin / Seal and Snorkelling Safari

  • 2 hours on board a 7.5 meter vessel
  • The chance to swim with dolphins and seals and see seabirds and whales (subject to seasons)
  • Local history of Kangaroo Island
  • Wetsuits, mask, snorkel & fins
     
Duration Operates Min Max Departs

1 hour 15 mins

75 Minute Coastal Safari

Operates daily (weather permitting and excluding dates that Cruise Ships are in Penneshaw) 9.00 AM, 3.00 PM and 4.30 PM (on request).

2 passengers

12 passengers

Departs Christmas Cove, Penneshaw

2 hours

2 Hour Dolphin / Seal and Snorkelling Safari

Operates daily (weather permitting and excluding dates that Cruise Ships are in Penneshaw) 12.00 PM

2 passengers

12 passengers

Departs Christmas Cove, Penneshaw

Activity Options

Activity Price (AU$)  

75 Minute Coastal Safari

Operates daily at 9am or 3pm (weather permitting). Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time. Minimum of 2 passengers, maximum of 12 passengers. Departs Christmas Cove, Penneshaw.

$88/Adult $55/Child

Coastal Boat Tour 9am

Coastal Boat Tour 3pm

2 Hour Dolphin / Seal and Snorkelling Safari - Swim

Operates daily at 12pm (weather permitting). Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time. Minimum of 2 passengers, maximum of 12 passengers. Departs Christmas Cove, Penneshaw.

$150/Adult $90/Child

Swimmer

2 Hour Dolphin / Seal and Snorkelling Safari - Watch

Operates daily at 12pm (weather permitting). Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time. Minimum of 2 passengers, maximum of 12 passengers. Departs Christmas Cove, Penneshaw.

$110/Adult $88/Child

Watcher

Please call SeaLink on 13 13 01 to provide your contact phone number at time of booking to pass onto KI Ocean Safari.

Child price for children between 3-12 years. Minimum age for Dolphin Swim is 9 years. Tours are subject to weather and minimum numbers and may be cancelled the day before or re-scheduled to another date. Children must be accompanied by an Adult. So for any booking, please be sure to add at least 1 Adult. 

Prices are per person and valid from 1st of April 2019 to 31st of March 2020, for other dates please enquire.