Visit the largest Little Penguin colony on mainland New Zealand and enjoy the wild side of Banks Peninsula an area noted for its beauty and wildlife. Come on one of our 4WD van tours to this remote location run by the people involved in conservation and penguin protection. Find out more: www.pohatu.co.nz Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sail on the Fox 2 sailboat and see dophins and other wildlife. Akaroa harbour up close on New Zealand's oldest ketch Fox II. Learn about local history & help crew if you want. With 2 wooden masts and 6 sails there is always a halyard to hoist or a sheet to be pulled. Sunset cruise.
Black Cat Cruises operate off the main wharf in Akaroa and in this video clip they take you on a tour of the Harbour to visit the Hectors dolphin. With Black Cat Cruises you can also swim with the dolphins. Check out their new dry suits which keep you warm in all weathers.
Banks Peninsula is home to the world's smallest and rarest dolphin, the Hectors dolphin. View the gorgeous Hectors dolphin here swimming around a boat in Akaroa Harbour.
Third Annual Akaroa (NZ) Classic and Wooden Boat Show with cross-harbour sail to Tikao Bay for lunch!
Highlights of Akaroa Guided Kayaking Adventure. Adventurers get set... it's time to reach for the stars, slap on your life jacket, throw on some sunscreen and rekindle that pioneering spirit. We have a wicked summer deal to get you out on the water and up close with Nature & Wildlife - it's time to go sea kayaking in Akaroa & get that adventure you have been waiting for!
Pohatu Marine Reserve scenic nature tours will enable you to experience a wide range of endemic wildlife amongst dreamlike landscapes. Penguin Tours, Sea Kayaking Safaris, Nature Safaris and Packages. The best penguin viewing months for the penguins are September, October, November and early December. The penguins are around till about mid Feb when after the moult they take off till April and from then on move into pre breeding visits till September.
Join us for a special nature cruise with Akaroa Dolphins around Akaroa Harbour. View spectacular volcanic landforms, learn about local history, marvel at the amazing sea and bird life, including rare Hector's dolphins.
Take a tour with a difference; get up close and personal at Shamarra Alpaca Farm overlooking Akaroa Harbour. Alpaca Farmers, Frank and Anya will treat you to an interesting and interactive introduction to these majestic animals. Wander amongst the grazing herd of 90 alpacas, lead an alpaca and discover the unique qualities of their fleece - “fibre of the gods” as proclaimed by the Incas. Enjoy home baked biscuits and a beverage while browsing the Alpaca Shop. Self drive to farm also availbale. For Tour timesand up to date prices go to: http://www.akaroa.com/tours/alpaca-farm-tour-akaroa
Take a tour with a difference; get up close and personal at Shamarra Alpaca Farm overlooking Akaroa Harbour. Alpaca Farmers, Frank and Anya will treat you to an interesting and interactive introduction to these majestic animals. Wander amongst the grazing herd of 90 alpacas, lead an alpaca and discover the unique qualities of their fleece - “fibre of the gods” as proclaimed by the Incas.