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Akaroa Self Guided Audio Tour

Citywalksz Ltd

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Download a vibrantly-narrated mp3 audio guide combined with a map detailing the area of your tour.

Nestled on the East Coast of the South Island, the quiet seaside town of Akaroa is best known for its volcanic hills and the dolphins that are found in the bay. On this self-guided audio tour, you will enjoy the tranquil setting and the stunning natural views along the harbour. You will also see the old lighthouse and learn about its interesting French history at the Akaroa Museum. Visit the town wharf, whale try pots, war memorial, corner of Lavaud and Balguerie, St Patrick's Catholic Church, the Old French cemetery, the giant's house, French forecourt and Rue Jolie. Known as the Paris of New Zealand this tour will delight and enthral all at your own pace.

What You'll Get

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Akaroa Museum, 71 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand

Visit the War Memorial of Akaroa and learn about its history

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Akaroa Lighthouse, Beach Road, Akaroa, Akaroa New Zealand

Visit the impressive six-sided wooden lighthouse in Akaroa and learn about its fascinating history

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Banks Peninsula War Memorial and Grounds, 81 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand

Visit the War Memorial of Akaroa and learn about its history

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Catholic St. Patrick's Akaroa, Rue Lavaud Banks Peninsula, Akaroa 2004 New Zealand

St. Patrick's Catholic Church Akaroa

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: The Giants House, 70 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 7520 New Zealand

The Giant House Akaroa

Town Wharf, Whaling Trypots, War Memorial, Corner of Lavaud and Balguerie, Old French Cemetery, Giants House, French Forecourt, Rue Jolie, Old Lighthouse

Duration: 15 minutes

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Advisable to wear comfortable walking shoes , hat, sunscreen, warm clothing.
  • Please note this is an audio tour. No physical guide will accompany you.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please download the audio file and make it ready before you start your journey
  • Zip folder of audio files and map
  • Self-Guided Audio Tour
  • Self-Paced
  • Downloadable link to download mp3 file and map

  • Audio Device
  • Transportation
  • Food/drinks
  • Headphones
  • Entry/Admission - Akaroa Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Akaroa Lighthouse
  • Entry/Admission - Banks Peninsula War Memorial and Grounds
  • Entry/Admission - Catholic St. Patrick's Akaroa
  • Entry/Admission - The Giants House

Departure Point
Akaroa, New Zealand

Departure Time
As this is a downloadable and self-guided tour, there is no set start time. Likewise, the starting point is merely a recommendation; each of the points on the audio tour can be completed at your leisure. It is suggested that you choose a time of day in which the attractions you wish to visit are open.

1 to 3 hours

Return Details
Akaroa, New Zealand

Voucher Info
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Citywalksz Ltd in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.

This offer is not eligible for promo codes.

The Fine Print

7-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operators terms and conditions for this offer here. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised Goods and services.