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Akaroa and Banks Peninsula Whales, Dolphins, Seals and Penguins

Akaroa is located on Banks Peninsula, the most prominent volcanic feature of the South Island of New Zealand. Akaroa is about 82 kilometres by road from Christchurch City. more

Experience a unique whale, dolphin, seal or penguin encounter in Akaroa and Banks Peninsula. Many eco-tourism cruises offer exciting whale or dolphin watching experiences. If you don't mind getting wet, you may be able to swim with the whales or dolphins. Alternatively, you can take a visit to a seal or penguin colony to view seals and penguins in their natural habitats.

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  • BLACK CAT CRUISES - Akaroa

    BLACK CAT CRUISES - Akaroa

    Mobile-friendly - The beautiful harbour of Akaroa near Christchurch is home to the rare, playful Hector's Dolphin. Join our two-hour nature cruise where we guarantee you will see dolphins or come again another day for FREE, you will also see fur seals, penguins and other marine birdlife. Swimming with dolphins is available in Akaroa Harbour. Winner of the Supreme Tourism Award 2003/4.

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    Main Wharf, Akaroa, New Zealand
  • COAST UP CLOSE AKAROA CRUISES - Akaroa

    COAST UP CLOSE AKAROA CRUISES - Akaroa

    Mobile-friendly - Your exciting boat cruise will take you outside Akaroa Harbour on Banks Peninsula beside steep cliffs, archways and sea caves. The area around Akaroa is stunning, come explore it with a knowledgeable, local skipper, onboard our comfortable, classic Kauri launch. Enjoy and photograph spectacular scenery and abundant bird and wild life including the rare Hectors dolphins, fur seals and penguins.

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    0800 126 278 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    Main Wharf, Akaroa, New Zealand
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  • POHATU PENGUINS - Akaroa, Banks Peninsula

    POHATU PENGUINS - Akaroa, Banks Peninsula

    Mobile-friendly - Pohatu is the largest little penguin colony on mainland New Zealand. 4WD safaris enable you to visit this remote and beautiful area, and learn of the Wildlife Conservation Program. Sea-Kayaking safari gives great wildlife viewing and allows the adventurous to explore out spectacular coastline. Our 24 hour Package gives you an opportunity to spend the night in the penguin colony.

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    Pohatu-Flea Bay, Banks Peninsula, South Island, New Zealand

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Top 10 Holiday Parks

Top 10 Holiday Parks

Stay locally with Top 10 and the kids stay free.

Elm Wildlife Tours

Elm Wildlife Tours

Tour options for a wildlife experience of a lifetime.

Active New Zealand

Active New Zealand

NZ's most experienced adventure tour operator.

Red Carpet Tours

Red Carpet Tours

NZ's premier Lord of the Rings tour company.

Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry

Bluebridge Ferry

Cross between the Islands on a Bluebridge ferry.

Thrifty Car Rental

Thrifty Car Rental

Thrifty has you covered with 30 locations.