You can then choose how to spend your day in Akaroa........
AKAROA HAROUR CRUISE
SWIMMING WITH DOLPHINS
You can join the 2 hour Akaroa Harbour cruise to view the majestic scenery and wildlife. Packed with highlights the cruise should feature sightings of the rare, native dolphin - the Hector's Dolphin, as well as seals, penguins and other birdlife.
You can swim with the dolphins or join as a spectator. The boat trip is usually about 2 hours. A briefing is provided beforehand. You are provided with wetsuits, masks and snorkel, just bring your swimming costume & towel. Terms and conditions.
For the more adventurous, climb aboard the 20 seat, twin V8, 600 Horsepower, "Phat Time"as you power towards the harbour heads. Enjoy the harbour highlights and the 360 degree spins in this 40 minute ride of a lifetime.
Sail around the harbour for 2 hours with one of the local sail boat operators, spotting wildlife, and enjoying spectacular scenrery. Get involved in the sailing, or just sit back and relax.
Your day trip includes your hotel pick-up, tea or coffee at the Little River Cafe & Gallery, cheese tastings, private comfortable return transport from Christchurch to Akaroa, plus an informative commentary.
Departure Time: 8.45am
Returned to hotel: 5.15pm (approx)
|Retail Rate Per Adult||Special Internet Rate Per Adult|
|Cheese tastings and tea or coffee||$230||$185|
|Cruise, cheese tastings and tea or coffee||$320||$255|
|Jet boat, cheese tastings and tea or coffee||$320||$255|
|Sailing, cheese tastings and tea or coffee||$325||$260|
|Cruise, lunch, cheese tastings and tea or coffee||$356||$285|
|Jet boat, lunch, cheese tastings and tea or coffee||$356||$285|
|Sailing, lunch, cheese tasting, and tea or coffee||$363||$290|
|Swimming with dolphins, cheese tasting and tea or coffee||$413||$330|
|Swimming with dolphins, lunch, cheese tasting and tea or coffee||$450||$360|
Tour Dates: Tour available 7 days, all year. Prices are based on a minimum of 4 people.
Jet boating/sailing options are not available all year.