Tour booking options
This one-day tour with Penguins Nature Safari option can be varied to include additional experiences (e.g. Alpacas Farm tour, and / or Dolphins & harbour nature cruise options). All options include morning tea and an afternoon wine-tasting before heading home (non-alcoholic selection available)
The days highlight is a nature safari hosted by local conservationists looking after a wild penguin colony at Flea Bay near Akaroa. Allow a total journey time of around 9-10 hours and includes travel through the breath-taking scenery of the rugged Banks Peninsula. Your tour is fully inclusive with provision of morning tea, an afternoon platter with wine tasting, hotel pick-up and drop off and road journey courtesy of an ultra-modern luxury mini-coach. During the day, you will have a little over 3 hours spare time to wander in and around the French-inspired Akaroa township and surrounds at your own pace. Stopovers include the award-winning Barrys Bay chees factory at Duvauchelle and the quaint Little River Café and Art Gallery.