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Kayaking on Great Barrier Island is one of the best ways to discover the island’s natural beauty. Kayakers can expect to experience coves, bays, inlets and abundant sea life including penguins, whales and dolphins. The west coast of the island is popular as it is the most sheltered part of the island in addition to offering amazing scenery.
If you are an experienced kayaker, feel free to explore at your leisure or if you prefer you can take a guided kayak tour and be safely shown the best spots.