Our cruise includes :
A transfer from the airport to Lyttetlon or directly to Akaroa by the scenic road with commentary. Onboard gourmet dining with a french dinner experience. Onboard all-inclusive dining with locally sourced produce from Canterbury. Morning tea, afternoon tea, canapes at sunset. Guided tour of the village of Akaroa by a local guide. Visit the giant's house. Included snorkeling equipment, kayaks and paddles. Sail around Lyttelton Harbour (If you get seasick talk to our team, we will organise a shuttle for you). Learn about an era of heroes who left Lyttelton, such as Shackleton and the ‘’Endurance’’ and his Captain Frank Worsley who was born in Akaroa. Visit Quail Island where settlers used to quarantine and dogs would train for their upcoming Antarctic expeditions. Sail to some of the secluded bays in Whakaraupō / Lyttelton Harbour, some of our favourites are Little Port Cooper or Port Levy. Discover Ripapa fort, among other important historical facts, it is the most complete Russian-scare fort still existing in New Zealand. Cruise around the whole Banks Peninsula as you make your way through Akaroa Harbour. Explore this giant ancient volcanic remnant with its bays, wild beaches, striking cliffs, rock formations, wildlife, and intriguing geological and human history. Observe wildlife in their natural habitat: Hector's dolphins, little blue penguins, fur seals and seabirds can all be seen around Banks Peninsula. All linen – including duvets and towels. Hot showers to freshen and invigorate you at the end of your enjoyable days walk, your meals all prepared for you, if you are ashore at lunchtime a packaged lunch will be sent with you. We find safe anchorage every night in a calm and picturesque bay, so you can enjoy a peaceful night’s rest.

All walks are optional, you may wish to stay on board and relax, and there may be a shorter walk option that would suit you better – just ask! Please understand you are responsible for your own safety and actions during these unguided walks.

Key Info

  • alarm Duration: 8640
  • person Age: All Ages
  • people Group Size: Min 1 Max 14

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  • Available for all ages
  • Packages start from NZ$3345.00pp

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