Akaroa District Promotions
Akaroa & the Bays: Just 75 kilometres from the city of Christchurch, Akaroa is a historic French and British settlement nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano, and is a stunning village rich in cultural history. ?Explore the village with its colonial architecture, galleries, and craft stores. Relax or take part in the numerous activities that can be enjoyed year round. There is the largest penguin colony in New Zealand and the smallest endangered Dolphin, the Hectors dolphin. There is an abundance of wildlife boith on the land and in the harbour. Kayak along an extinct volcano, hike through beautiful walking tracks, enjoy spectacular harbour cruises, mountain bike along coastal hills and enjoy the magical experience of swimming with dolphins. ?The township has wonderful restaurants and cafés to while away your day on a terrace overlooking the sea.? There are plenty of accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets. ?Explore the dramatic outer bays and take your time to soak in the magic of this area.Here is our face book link: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Akaroa-365-days-of-the-Year/133755786677837?ref=stream.