Okarito is home to the successful Okarito Nature Tours. A beautiful day can be spent kayaking on the Okarito Lagoon. This is a bird lovers paradise – the only feeding ground for the Kotuku ( White Heron ) www.Okarito.co.nz
For bird lovers specifically looking for the Kotuku nesting –www.whiteherontours.co.nz offer fantastic trips to the White Heron Colony. This trip starts at neighbouring Whataroa.