Maori Waka Tour
Experience real maori culture and explore the beautiful Waikouaiti River on our waka ama (outrigger canoe) or waka unua (double hulled canoe). Our experienced and knowledgeable guides will share the fascinating history of the Kati Huirapa people, the stories of the Karitane area and our local ecological restoration projects
Tour numbers are limited so that we can personalize your tour.
The tour length is two hours and includes tea, coffee and light snacks at our sunny premises. Tour start time is usually 10am. We will contact you immediately and offer a full refund of re-schedule if the time is later due to tides.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Karitane Maori Tours, 128 Stornoway St, Karitane, Dunedin, Dunedin 9471 New Zealand
At our office you'll be welcomed with a mihi whakatau which is an informal maori greeting.
Duration: 15 minutesStop At:
Karitane Beach, 5 Sulisker St Karitane 9471, Dunedin New Zealand
The river we sail on is estuarine and runs along the sand spit.
Duration: 15 minutes
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"A small amount of walking is involved."
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Surfaces are wheelchair accessible"
"We are wheelchair accessible but please advise before booking"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers"
Duration: 2 Hours
128 Stornoway Street, Karitane 9471, New Zealand
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.