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Pohatu Scenic Nature Safari

This is a longer Nature tour allows you to really appreciate the tranquil surroundings of Banks Peninsula and Pohatu bay. It enables you to experience the spectacular and dramatic scenery from crater rim of ancient Akaroa Volcano to volcanic coastal cliffs and Akaroa heads reserve & Lighthouse. Enjoy the beautiful view over Akaroa Harbour and the endless Pacific Ocean!

Short walk monitoring penguin nesting sites in season and other native wildlife. Conservation projects for protection of penguins, lizards and insects can be seen as well as the beautiful red beech forest of Tutakakahikura Scenic Reserve with five species of tree ferns. Great for the keen birdwatcher or photographer.

Complimentary Hot or Cold drink and muffins or cake are provided at the bay.

Pohatu/Flea bay is a working sheep and cattle farm, so sheep to see, to photograph and to feed.

What's included

  • Scenic drive to and from Pohatu
  • Guided tour with commentary
  • Afternoon tea (tea, coffee, muffins...)

What's not included


Important information

  • Wear good walking shoes as there is a bit of walking involve. And appropriate clothing depending on the day.
  • Water and sun protection.
  • Penguins are seen in season from late august to mid september. Over winter the penguins come and go every 2 weeks or so, so check with us.

Meeting point

Unit 2, 8 Rue Blaguerie, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand

From EUR 58 per person

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4 hours

Live guide:
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  • Family friendly:
  • Offer type: Shared
  • Fitness level: Easy

Cancellation policy

No refunds within 24 hours. 20USD charge on any cancellation up to 24h before tour start. Cancellation from organizers side due to waterway, road or weather conditions - full refund.

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Offer ID: 1805

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