Welcome to Kiwi Coastal Tours!

Kia ora and welcome to Kiwi Coastal tours.

Are you looking for a relaxed no rush enjoyable tour that offers amazing views of the capital city from seashore to hundreds of meters above it?

Off the beaten track sights and experiences where you can interact with nature along the sea shore or in the depths of the majestic hills that surround New Zealands capital city, all the while being entertained with insights into Te Ao Maori (The Maori World) Be it Legend or fact you will be delighted.

Meet local people and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee along the way all part of this unique experience.

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The Owner and operator.

Kiwi Coastal Tours was established in 2011 by Gary Kiel and now Craig Stoddart is the proud owner and operator. 

Craig has lived in Wellington all his life and will bring over 40 years of experience and knowledge, including the history of Wellington events and Te Ao Maori (The Maori World).

You will not be disappointed with the time spent on this tour.

So if you are in Wellington for just a day or two call Craig direct  or email and arrange a great experience.

Great reviews

People from all corners of the globe have posted their thoughts on the Tripadvisor.com  web site acknowledging the experience offered by Craig and Kiwi Coastal Tours, feel free to check them out and see why he is ranked the No1 tour in Wellington and is ranked in the top 10% of all businesses worldwide on tripadvisor.

Awarded the certificate for excellence 2012, 2013 and 2014 from the Tripadvisor team.

Types of tours.

Craig offers a variety of tours to cover all requests and can customise a tour to suit you.

Minimum 3 hour tour to an all day(7hour) tour.All tour include a complimentary cup of tea or coffee and  biscuit. The 5 and 7 hour tours include a light lunch.

Tours can include either city and coast only or city coast and farm.

Can include stoppage for fishing or just rock pool or shoreline exploration.

All van tours are non off-road ie not 4 wheel drive, so are more comfortable for those not used to rugged travel.

Pick up from either the cruise ship terminal or your accommodation within the Wellington area. Drop off as required.

Payment is in NZD cash on the day


3 Hour Tour - $150 (NZD) per person 
5 Hour Tour - $250 (NZD) per person (effective 1 June 2015)

Prices are in New Zealand Dollars and subject to change.

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Kiwi Coastal Tours

Phone: +64 21 464 957


New Zealand