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    • Bird Watching, Penguins, Farms, Other Wildlife in Akaroa

    2 hour Nature tour

    Discover a hidden part of the peninsula, gaze across Akaroa harbor, learn about conservation with penguins, wetas and other native wildlife (seals, dolphins...) and get a close encounter with the wildlife. Ideal if you are on a day trip from Chch.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $65

    From: $65

    • Dolphins in Akaroa

    Swimming with Dolphins (Black Cat Cruises)

    Swim with one of the world's smallest and rarest dolphins in Akaroa Harbour, just 90 minutes from Christchurch.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $160

    From: $160

    • Cycling in Akaroa

    Akaroa Adventure Centre

    Hire a bike and explore Akaroa from your bike saddle! A great way to discover the hidden gems in our beautiful streets and surrounding bays. Alternately we can drop you off at the volcano summit for a downhill adventure that you'll never forget...

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $15

    From: $15

    • Kayaking in Akaroa

    Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari

    3 hour half day Guided Sea Kayak Safari. Soak up the serenity during this Eco Wildlife Experience. Paddle in an extinct volcano! 7:30am Sunrise Wildlife or 11:30am Scenic Cruiser Safari. Photos available for purchase, on water snacks included.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $130

    From: $130

    • Walking & Hiking in Akaroa

    The Akaroa Walk

    Tuatara Tours specialises in guided walking and cycling experiences that are achievable for most levels of fitness. Tours include meals, accommodation, luggage portage and an experienced guide, combining the best in ambience,exercise and relaxation.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $1,695

    From: $1,695

    • Kayaking in Akaroa

    Akaroa Adventure Centre

    Experience Akaroa harbour at a relaxed pace with our unguided kayaking or via paddle boards. Take in the landscapes, spot our rarer marine animals and discover your own beach for a secluded picnic.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $20

    From: $20

    • Seals, Boat Cruises, Dolphins in Akaroa

    Akaroa Dolphins | Harbour Nature Cruises

    We are 100% locally owned and operated and Number 1 on TripAdvisor for Boat Tours in New Zealand. Highlights of our cruises include seeing the rare Hector's dolphins, seals, penguins, sea birds, spectacular sea caves and volcanic formations.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $80

    From: $80

    • Sports in Akaroa

    Akaroa Adventure Centre

    FIIK BOARD 'Big Daddy' Motorised skateboard exclusive in Akaroa with the Adventure Centre. The wild one under the boards. Experience skating in a whole new way.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $40

    From: $40

    • Wineries, Weddings in Akaroa

    Akaroa Winery

    Akaroa Winery is a beautiful Mediterranean style venue, overlooking the stunning Akaroa inlet. The rugged terrior of our vineyard produces wines with great intensity and finesse.

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    Region: Akaroa
    • Gardens in Akaroa

    Fishermans Bay Garden

    Fishermans Bay Garden provides an opportunity to visit an extensive garden of natives and exotics .Enjoy wandering through the garden with outstanding views of the Pacific coastline and the sounds of native birds, seals and penguins in the bay below.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $15

    From: $15

    • Sailing, Boat Cruises, Dolphins, Seals in Akaroa

    Fox II Sailing Adventures Ltd

    Sail with the dolphins in the crater of an extinct volcano on New Zealand’s oldest gaffed rigged ketch and enjoy the wildlife of Akaroa Harbour up close. A guaranteed highlight of your trip that you will remember for the rest of your life.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $85

    From: $85

    • Miscellaneous Madness in Little River

    Scary Slippery Slides

    The Scary, Slippery Slides are not for the faint hearted. Good old fashion fun'- a hill, plastic, water and gravity! Fun like it use to be - no frills but plenty of thrills. Suitable for 3 years and up. Open most weekends during the season.

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    Region: Little River
    From $5

    From: $5

    • Penguins, Kayaking, Bird Watching in Akaroa

    Pohatu Sea-kayaking

    Kayaking Pohatu Marine Reserve allows you to discover unique and abundant wildlife and explore the spectacular outer flank of ancient Akaroa volcano. Pohatu Penguins/ Plunge NZ Ltd has a marine mammal concession and a penguin permit.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $80

    From: $80

    • Wineries in Akaroa

    French Peak Wines

    French Peak Vineyard is a boutique, family-owned vineyard, set in the idyllic French Farm Valley, by the shores of Akaroa Harbour. Our Cellar Door is open Monday to Saturday, from 12pm to 6pm for tasting and sales of our renowned French Peak Wines.

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    Region: Akaroa
    • Boat Cruises, Penguins, Dolphins, Seals, Other Wildlife in Akaroa

    Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruises (Black Cat Cruises)

    Cruise around an extinct volcanic crater, see the world's smallest dolphins, penguins and seals all in stunning scenery. Cruises are narrated by your skipper. Operated by award winning Black Cat.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $79

    From: $79

    • Wineries in Akaroa

    Meniscus Wines

    Enjoy the taste of Akaroa at the Meniscus Wine Lounge, located at the vineyard. The wine is grown off Lighthouse Rd on the south side of Akaroa overlooking the township.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $10

    From: $10

    • Other Wildlife, Dolphins, Penguins, Fishing – Salt Water, Boat Cruises, Bird Watching in Akaroa

    Coast up Close Akaroa

    Come see spectacular scenery and abundant bird life & wildlife, including the rare Hectors dolphins, which make this New Zealand coast world famous

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $80

    From: $80

    • Penguins, Farms, Other Wildlife in Akaroa

    Scenic Nature Safari

    Our 4 hours 4WD trip will take you out onto the dramatic wild side of Banks Peninsula and Pohatu Marine Reserve on a scenic drive. Conservation based tour includes monitoring of the endemic fauna. View penguins, wetas and native birds.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $90

    From: $90

    • Other Wildlife, Boat Cruises, Penguins in Akaroa

    ecoSEAker Harbour Adventure Cruises Akaroa

    Steve the owner and captain is a 5th generation local who knows the area and secrets of Akaroa Harbour. He will take you out on our fun, adventurous 12.5 meter Rayglass Protector. An ex America’s Cup Chase Boat for a scenic wildlife adventure.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $75

    From: $75

    • Penguins, Bird Watching, Other Wildlife in Akaroa

    Pohatu Penguins safaris

    Pohatu is the Largest Little Penguin colony on mainland New Zealand. Come on an evening tour and learn of penguin conservation. Unique viewing in this undisturbed environment of penguins returning from sea. Often Yellow Eyed penguins are also seen.

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    Region: Akaroa
    From $75

    From: $75