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Akaroa Shuttle & Dolphin Experience

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Departing daily at 8.30am from Central Christchurch this Experience is one not to be missed.

We will make our way over the famous Canterbury plains before climbing over the Banks Peninsula into the Ancient Volcanic harbour. Where we will stop for a breathtaking photo opportunity, one your camera can't do justice for!

The Cruise departs at 12:45pm and is a very generous 2 hour in length adventure. Once on-board the Akaroa Dolphins Cruise, you will be welcomed in the most Kiwi of setting, with complimentary award-winning wine, beer, organic juice, soft drinks and fresh home baking, all included in the cruise price.

During the tour we will spend time seeing the world's unique Hector's Dolphin, found only in New Zealand. The Hector's Dolphin are considered to be the most inquisitive and cheeky of all dolphins found In New Zealand, they are sure to put on an experience you won't forget!

What You'll Get

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Akaroa Dolphins, 65 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand

Akaroa Dolphin 2 hour cruise

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Barrys Bay Cheese, 5807 Christchurch Akaroa Road Barrys Bay, Akaroa 7582 New Zealand

Sample cheese

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Banks Peninsula, Christchurch-Akaroa Road, Christchurch 75810 New Zealand

View Banks Peninsula

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • Commentary
  • Selected central city pickups
  • Entry/Admission - Akaroa Dolphins
  • Entry/Admission - Barrys Bay Cheese

  • Food and drink

Departure Point
1: Canterbury Museum (Christchurch), Canterbury 8013, New Zealand
2: Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square, 52 Cathedral Square, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
3: Bus Interchange (Platform D), Canterbury 8011, New Zealand

Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up at the Novotel at 8am, Bus Interchange 8.15am and Rolleston Ave, outside Canterbury Museum at 8.30am

Departure Time
8:30 AM

9 hours

Return Details
Returns to original departure point

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 Red Bus 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.