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Akaroa Dolphin Swimming and Alpaca Farm Day Tour from Christchurch

Christchurch, New Zealand


8 to 9 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Enjoy once in a lifetime experience-swim & snorkel with the World’s smallest & rarest Hector’s Dolphins in the emerald waters of Akaroa. Get up-close & personal at Alpaca Farm Tour and wander through these majestic beauties. Explore the French town by foot, enjoy lunch at a waterfront café & discover the boutique shops.

Tour Highlights:
• Visit Barry’s Bay Traditional Cheese Factory and try some of their award-winning cheese.
• Scenic drive on an extinct volcanic crater on Banks Peninsula with magnificent views of Akaroa Harbour.
• Swim with Hector’s Dolphins – an ultimate dolphin experience with the World’s smallest & rarest.
• Engage yourself in an interactive Alpaca Farm Tour with over 130 grazing Alpacas.

What's Included

  • Private Tour (i.e. ONLY FOR ONE PARTY)
  • Professional guide.
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop Off.
  • Swim with Dolphins Tour.
  • Wetsuits, masks, snorkels & fins rental.
  • Alpaca Farm Tour.
  • Transport by 2017 or late model Mercedes Benz vans.
  • Complimentary Hotspot WIFI provided.
  • Complimentary light refreshments provided.
  • Lunch

What To Expect

• Pick-up from your hotel/ apartment or preferred location in Christchurch.
• Grab your cameras for some pictures at Hilltop Tavern with the most captivating harbour views & glistening waters of Akaroa.
• Feast your taste buds at Barry’s Bay Cheese Factory who still make it the old traditional way.
• Hop onboard a jet-powered catamaran & enjoy an unforgettable 2hr experience-providing close encounters with the playful Hector’s Dolphins swimming around you.
• Time to explore the French inspired

The Location

Where To Go

Christchurch, New Zealand

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from any Hotel / Apartments or your preferred location in Christchurch.


  • Christchurch Intl Airport, Christchurch New Zealand

Departure time

8:00 AM


Christchurch, New Zealand

Return details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Customers must be confident & capable in the sea.
  • Please bring towel, swimming costume, sunscreen, hat & sunglasses.
  • Children aged 7 & younger are not allowed.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Akaroa Dolphin Swimming and Alpaca Farm Day Tour from Christchurch

From $386.79
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