Enjoy the luxury and comfort of a top-of the range Mercedes Benz 4x4 bus as you journey from Christchurch proceeding into the rugged splendor of Banks Peninsula, You will really love stopovers at quirky Little Akaloa, Okains Bay Maori & Colonial Museum, and the award winning Barrys Bay Cheese factory. At your final destination, undertake a unique nature safari incorporating a wild penguin colony in their natural habitat, in the spectacular, award winning Wild Side Conservation area! Learn about the area’s native flora and fauna and Pohatu’s unique penguin conservation program. Be greeted by the farm’s friendly pet sheep and see wild White-Flippered penguins as Pohatu monitor nesting sites. Fully inclusive price includes pick up from major Christchurch city hotels, special lunch, morning & afternoon tea, nature safari, luxury mini-coach travel including on-board WIFI and USB & an entertaining, knowledgeable tour guide.
What You'll Get
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Stop At: Maossie Tours, Rolleston Avenue near intersection of Worcester Blvd, Christchurch 8013 New Zealand
Enjoy fantastic scenery from a luxury mini-coach with WiFi and USB charging. Tour guide (English) provides all the local history, legends and stories.
Duration: 5 hours
Stop At: Pohatu penguins/Plunge NZ Ltd, 2/8 Rue Balguerie, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
Penguins and Nature Safari / wildlife
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Okains Bay Maori and Colonial Museum, Main Road Okains Bay, Christchurch 8161 New Zealand
Māori and colonial artifacts; amazing scenery; Māori and colonial village buildings
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Akaroa i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, 74A Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
Duration: 10 minutes
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Most travelers can participate
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- GST (Goods and Services Tax)
- Afternoon tea
- Light refreshments
- Coffee and/or Tea
- All activities
- Live commentary on board
- Local guide
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (central Christchurch hotels only)
- Transport by air-conditioned mini-coach
- Entry/Admission - Maossie Tours
- Entry/Admission - Pohatu penguins/Plunge NZ Ltd
- Entry/Admission - Okains Bay Maori and Colonial Museum
- Entry/Admission - Akaroa i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
Canterbury Museum (Christchurch), Canterbury 8013, New Zealand
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup available from any centrally located Christchurch hotel / motel. After hotel pick-ups, the distinctive Maossie Tours bus (black Mercedes) will parked and waiting alongside Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Ave Central Christchurch, near the corner of Worcester Blvd. until the scheduled departure time.
Returns to original departure point
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 Maossie Tours Limited 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.