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  • Backpackers that takes you to see dolphins?

    by Racer_girl Online Now Aug 24, 2014 at 10:59 PM

    This is a long shot, but when i visited Akaroa in 2006/2007, I remember there was a small backpackers where the guy would take a small groups of people out on his little dingy to see the Hectors dolphins. It was amazing, he was a lovely guy, but i cannot remember his name, or the backpackers associated with it! Does anyone know what I'm talking about?

    For people not staying at the backpackers, i remember he charged a small fee, $20 or $25. But it was soo worth it, and so personalized! If anyone knows who i'm talking about ,pls advise!

    2 Answers Aug 26, 2014 at 1:23 AM
  • Small campground in Little Akaloa?

    by Ashlee_ORourke Online Now Jan 7, 2014 at 4:38 PM

    Hi there, I have heard by word of mouth about a little campground in Little Akaloa. It is small, run by an honestly box, and basically unsearchable on the internet. Im trying to find a way to contact them as there are no details anywhere that I can find! Can anyone help?

    4 Answers Jan 7, 2014 at 5:04 PM
  • Tours in Akaroa

    by larainemargaret Online Now Sep 1, 2013 at 11:00 PM

    What are the best tours to go on in Akaroa - will be arriving by cruise ship and have 8 hours there.

    1 Answer Sep 2, 2013 at 1:13 AM
  • Travel to Christchurch

    by SMUNJAL Online Now Mar 15, 2013 at 2:42 AM

    Can anyone kindly provide me the information about travelling from Akaroa Harbour to Christchurch Airport. Is it possible to get car rental? Is there any shuttle I can book?

    1 Answer Mar 16, 2013 at 9:17 PM
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    Bus from Christchurch international airport ?

    by eddymario Online Now Jan 9, 2012 at 8:39 AM


    Is there a public bus from the airport or Christchurch city to Akaroa ?


    8 Answers Jan 11, 2012 at 3:29 PM
  • car to akoara

    by bettytan Online Now Apr 2, 2011 at 4:40 AM

    where in Christchurch, can I rent a car for a 2 day stay in Akaroa

    1 Answer Apr 3, 2011 at 4:19 PM
  • swimming with dolphins

    by anitafiona Online Now Apr 6, 2006 at 9:45 AM

    anyone tried any of the dolphin swimming companies on Banks Penninsular please?

    4 Answers May 29, 2007 at 4:04 PM