Little River is a stunningly beautiful and quaint town on the road from Christchurch to Akaroa. Being about 30 minutes from Akaroa and 45 from Christchurch, Little River is a favoured midway point to have a coffee and enjoy the breathtaking natural beauty of the volcanic Banks Peninsular. more
Take some time in Little River and explore its stunning hiking trails and even book a weekend’s accommodation is this stunning piece of paradise all too often overlooked by travelers passing through straight for Akaroa.
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Mobile-friendly - Akaroa French Connection Services connect with harbour cruises, dolphin swimming, sea-kayaking, horse-treks and local tours. Your journey includes comfortable coach transport, free pick-up from inner-city accommodation, refreshment and photo stops en-route, informative driver commentary and a 'drive through introduction' of the charming Akaroa Village. Come and experience Akaroa and enjoy a spectacular scenic drive across picturesque Banks Peninsula with us!
Mobile-friendly - The Green Antler glamping site is set on a deer farm in Little River on Banks Peninsula - just 50 minutes from Christchurch city. The large, luxury, family-sized safari tent, sits on a sunny, north-facing site overlooking native bush, farmland and hills.
This 44 km-long walkway and cycleway runs from Hornby (Christchurch) to Little River on Banks Peninsula. The easy grade makes this walk or ride suitable for young children and family groups.
Mobile-friendly - A PurePod is a unique, off-the-grid experience in a luxurious glass cabin located in secluded and stunning slices of beautiful New Zealand landscape. Watch the stars above, pull back the glass sliding doors on all three sides and indulge in the beautiful isolation. There are six fabulous PurePod locations from Banks Peninsula to Kaikoura - which will be your favourite?
Mobile-friendly - SiloStay is now an accommodation complex like no other, situated in the heart of the beautiful township of Little River, on State Highway 75, adjacent to the Christchurch to Little River Rail Trail. Just forty minutes from Christchurch City and the International Airport, and en-route to picturesque Akaroa.
A webcam view overlooking Lake Forsyth and Lake Ellesmere, with the Pacific Ocean to the left.
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