Enjoy a 10% discount when you book a tour with Gannet Safaris Overland – use the promo code NZTT10.
Gannet Safaris Overland has been taking visitors to the Cape Kidnappers Gannet Colony for nearly 60 years – and with the perfect combination of scenic beauty, birdlife, information and fun, this activity is perfect for practically everyone.
Book a tour with Gannet Safaris Overland and save 10% using the promo code NZTT10.
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Join your tour, departing at the Gannet Safaris Overland base in Te Awanga and head over Cape Kidnappers Station and through an extensive wildlife sanctuary.
Enjoy a number of panoramic viewpoints and stops, allowing you to take in the vast views of Hawke’s Bay. This is a photographer’s paradise!
Continue in the tour bus up to the gannet colony where these remarkable birds, with their golden crowns, will fly, land and put on a show – all while being within touching distance!
Incredibly, this is the world’s largest, most accessible gannet nesting place!
Throughout your tour, your guide will treat you to engaging, informative commentary.
Plus, you’ll find a warm cup of tea or coffee and some biscuits waiting for you at the top.
This is a real must-do activity while in Hawke’s Bay!