Welcome to Albatross Encounter
Latest Information From Albatross Encounter Kaikoura
After the November M7.8 Kaikoura Earthquake we are operating daily albatross encounter tours.
Our customer service and retail store is open from 7.30am–5.00pm daily and phones will be manned to answer your questions during this time.
Our on site Cafe is open between 7.30am-4.00pm daily.
Tours are scheduled daily. We continue to work within any limitations of the harbour repair work. Tour operation remains subject to minimum numbers and weather conditions.
Access to Kaikoura:
Current access to Kaikoura is by air and road. We encourage you to check with NZTA and plan your journey. InterCity are now providing a daily bus service between Christchurch and Kaikoura. For further information on transport links go to: www.visitkaikoura.nz
Ph: 0800 733 365 (Within NZ)
+64 3 319 6777
A beautiful sunny day at Café Encounter, Kaikoura. Café Encounter is a fully licensed cafe located onsite. Full breakfast and lunch menus offer local produce, great coffee and a fantastic selection of local wines.