Akaroa Nature and History Tours

Marie Haley is an incredible storyteller with an extensive knowledge of the environment, nature and history. The tour visits New Zealand's most important historic sites and nature projects and tells one comprehensive story that is easy to follow.


$70.00 - $120.00
$50.00 - $100.00


Discover the scenic beauty, history, nature and culture of Akaroa in one complete comprehensive tour. Visit some of the most important historic sites such as Takapuneke, the site of the Brig Elizabeth Te Rauparaha massacre, Onuku Marae where the Treaty of Waitangi was signed and Britomart Monument, the place of the British declaration of sovereignty.

Experience fascinating natural sites like the Heritage Park that provides stunning views over Akaroa, the Wildside Project, a community-driven collaboration for predator control and the protection of native species, and the internationally renowned Hinewai Reserve. You will see, learn and experience the stories of our past, and leave with a sense of hope and inspiration for the future.

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Physical address

78 Rue Lavaud, Banks Peninsula, Akaroa 7520, Akaroa, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $70.00 - $120.00
(15 year(s) and under)
$50.00 - $100.00
Other charges:
Private Tour rates also available.
Cancellation policy:
Full payment to secure booking. Fully refundable within one week of departure (less 10% administration fees). Refunds after this point are negotiable.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
1.5 hour drive from Christchurch Airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
Pick up at Akaroa bus stop
Proximity to town:
Pick up and drop off in Akaroa

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Opening times

Business hours:
9am-5pm every day
Months of operation:
All months of the year

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