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Exceptional Kangaroo Island

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Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 9119
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Exceptional Kangaroo Island is a family-owned eco-friendly tour company for Kangaroo Island off of the coast of South Australia. We are locals who understand travellers and know you want to make the best use of your limited holiday or vacation time. We know where to find the wildlife, all the cool spots, and importantly, can share the back-story of Kangaroo Island as it is the people you meet and stories you share that really make a trip memorable
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8553 9119
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour with Ron Swan was one of the highlights of our month in Australia. Ron met us at the airport and our tour began immediately. The day was filled with amazing sightings of animals, his vast knowledge of the island, personalized stories, and gourmet...More

Thank deborahbSkokie
Reviewed 12 July 2017

What an amazing and one of a kind experience! Ron was a terrific guide, along with Mary and Jamie and their love and passion for the island really came through on the tour. We had a fun group with lots of laughs, saw a lot...More

1  Thank bananapop
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 days touring with Ron and team from Exceptional Kangaroo Island (Mary, Jamie & Paula). They were always informative and had a story to tell you about the local inside stories of living on Kangaroo Island (KI). There's a lot of time spent...More

Thank mhaley311
Reviewed 5 July 2017

From start to finish we had an absolutely fabulous time with Craig from EKI. His knowledge of everything "Kangaroo Island" was extremely impressive and the beauty of the hidden gems of places he showed us were breath-taking. There seemed to be a photo opportunity at...More

Thank silvering
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Without a doubt to appreciate all that Kangaroo island has to offer as a visitor one should venture out from their place of lodging (in our case Southern Ocean Lodge) and strongly consider booking one or more full days with this organization. They get a...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We enjoyed our 2 day tour with EKI. Our guide, Luke, was friendly and helpful throughout the entire tour. We saw much of the wildlife and scenery on the island. I was impressed that the meals catered very well to my dietary needs even the...More

Thank James K
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi James, Thanks for your review - appreciate the feedback. Glad you enjoyed the trip with Luke and the attention to detail. Our Chef is always keen to make sure you are well catered for - especially with particular dietary needs. Glad you told us...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Wonderfull tour on the island.Tim on the first day and Jaimie the second day showed us the beautifill things on kangaroo island,animals,flora and the tha amazing views.the ljnch they served us was super.you feel immediately comfortable with them.If our trip was not stricly planned,ws would...More

Thank Gerrit N
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thanks very much for your review - appreciate you taking the time and so glad you enjoyed Kangaroo Island. Please come back and see us again some time - I will make sure I share your kind words with Tim and Jamie. Regards, Craig

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We did 2 separate tours over consecutive days and my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed both days! The first day was about the wildlife (lots of koalas, wallabies, kangaroos, echidnas & seals). Mary & Tim were our guides & their local knowledge added a special...More

1  Thank mihskaelli
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We had an amazing day with Exceptional KI. We saw so much wildlife. It was great being in a small group at seal bay. From a hidden beach to sand dunes to a beautiful lunch it was a day the entire family will remember.

Thank m a
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Hi M A, Thanks very much for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community and I hope your memories of Kangaroo Island will encourage lots more family travels. Kind regards, Craig

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Eki offers home grown guides that give you the feel for this incredible island. Jamie Bowden was incredible.

Thank leaffangoleafsgo
CraigWickham, Owner at Exceptional Kangaroo Island, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Hi there, Thanks for the 5 star rating - Jamie told me he had a good day with you - jam-packed and lots of fun. All the best with your travels, Kind regards, Craig

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7 March 2016|
Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
Hi there, I am the owner of Exceptional Kangaroo Island and happy to assist you with any questions. We are able to book the tour, plus accommodation (room only or dinner/bed/breakfast) and air ex Adelaide. Our tours connect... More
31 January 2015|
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Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
We are nearly 700 km from Melbourne...
Venkat G
27 January 2015|
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Response from CraigWickham | Property representative |
Hi there, It is certainly possible to visit the Island for a day but you will need some means of transport unless you are content to do some town walks in Penneshaw (spectacular beach) or fly into Kingscote and then get a... More