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Private Day Excursion from Akaroa to Christchurch and Banks Peninsula

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USD 769.98
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What to Expect
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Stop At: Christchurch Cathedral, Cathedral Square, Christchurch New Zealand

We stop here and stroll around the city centre, enjoying the Avon River, new architectural precincts and historic buildings.....time for lunch and shopping (stalls, souvenir shop)

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Christchurch Botanic Gardens, Rolleston Ave, Christchurch New Zealand

A stroll in the gardens and nearby Arts Centre (old University of Canterbury) is an option. Canterbury Museum and Christs College are some of the historic Gothic buildings nearby.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Lyttelton Farmers Market, 24 Oxford st, Lyttelton New Zealand

This is an option only on Saturdays.....a village market with food, produce and live music. Lyttelton was the original settlement back in 1850 and is now the largest port in the South Island.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Lyttelton Harbour, Lyttelton 2004 New Zealand

Ancient volanic crater....Summit road follows the volcanic rim with views to the Southern Alps 50 miles away across the Canterbury Plains and Lyttelton Harbour on the other side (weather dependent).

Duration: 30 minutes

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

The start of the tour is through Akaroa where we talk about the unique French history and points of interest such as the lighthouse.

Duration: 30 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
77-79 Beach Rd, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
Departure Time
9:00 AM
6h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Lunch
  • Coffee and/or Tea
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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