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Cruise Akaroa Harbour and see New Zealand's most spectacular wildlife from the comfort of a catamaran! You'll depart the french village of Akaroa for a wonderful two-hour cruise. Experience majestic scenery and stunning wildlife - dolphins, penguins and marine birdlife, all in one lovely experience!
The quaint, historic French village of Akaroa is a mere 90 minute drive from Christchurch. Here you can cruise around an extinct volcanic crater and see the rare, native dolphin - the Hector's or New Zealand Dolphin. There's also the chance to spot the world's smallest penguin, the White Flippered Little Blue Penguin, and other sea birds.
Other cruise highlights are a working salmon farm, Cathedral Cave and signs of Akaroa's fascinating past including early Maori, French and British settlements.
This experience is part of the Responsible range as it holds a Qualmark Enviro-Gold endorsement.
All departures are subject to weather conditions. Whilst it is rare to cancel due to weather it can happen. Please call ahead to check the weather if you are unsure.
All cruises are weather dependent; however they will not be cancelled in the event of rain.
Wear warm clothes and layers, its always a little cooler on the water.
This experience takes place in Akaroa, a 90 minute drive from Christchurch.