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Shark Snorkeling in a Cage

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Merlin Entertainments Group - Kelly Tarltons


  • Face-to-face shark encounter
  • Four types of sharks to marvel at
  • Stingray and other fish from NZ's coastal waters

Take the plunge in our Shark Cage for a chance to snorkel with the oceans great predators. Snorkel with amazing sharks from the safety of a cage. Shark Cage is a unique way to get face-to-face with the great predators of the deep, with nothing but a cage between you and the sharks!

What's Included?

  • All equipment (please bring swimwear for under your wetsuit and a towel)
  • Experienced guides and small groups guaranteed
  • Behind-the-scenes peek at Kelly Tarlton's
  • Free entry to SEA LIFE Kelly Tarlton's Aquarium
  • Photos and videos

Through the cage's clear Perspex bottom you can marvel at sharks, stingray and other fish from New Zealand's coastal waters swimming below, or past the mesh walls of the cage, often only feet away. With no snorkelling or diving experience required, and all the instruction you need from our experienced guides, this is the easiest, safest and most exciting way to meet the often feared predators of the deep.

Session Length

  • Allow 75 minutes for the encounter all up, time spent in the shark cage is approximately 15 minutes
  • Only available on Saturday and Sunday at 10am and 11:30am
  • Please arrive at least 20 minutes before your Animal Adventure begins


This experience is not available during Red Traffic Light Setting.


  • Minimum height: 1.3m
  • There is no minimum age restriction
  • All persons 17yrs and under must have a signed parental/guardian consent (guardian must be 18yrs or over); and be accompanied by a parent/guardian into the cage
  • No snorkelling experience is required however, must be water confident
  • Not suitable for those who are pregnant


  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Numbers on the Day

This voucher is for one person. Maximum 6 people plus 1 Kelly Tarlton's guide per session.

Dress Code

All gear provided

This experience takes place in Orakei, Auckland.

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