24 Hour Escape in Pohatu Bay with Penguin Tour - For 2

Fitness level moderate
Intensity level moderate
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Highlights & inclusions

Spend a cosy night in the middle of a penguin colony
Enjoy an evening penguin tour
Walk along Banks Track
Discounted sea kayaking along a marine reserve
Visit Akaroa Heads Lighthouse Reserve
Safe swimming beach just outside your door

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Sat, Jun 22, 2024

What you can expect

Have it all including an overnight stay in an historic and cosy private room in the middle of the penguin colony!

Enjoy the safe swimming beach just outside your door or explore the surrounding and secluded landscape. Complementary evening penguin tour in season, discounted sea-kayaking and an opportunity to walk the beautiful bush and waterfall section of the well-known Banks Track. Visit to the spectacular cliff-tops of the Akaroa Heads Lighthouse Reserve.

At night gaze up and see the milky and wake up to the sound of birdsong, sheep and the sea.


What you need to know

  • One nights' accommodation for two in a unit in Pohatu Bay
  • Access to facilities (toilet, shower, BBQ and a fully equipped communal kitchen)
  • Linen
  • Towels
  • Tea and coffee
  • All safety gear for the sea-kayaking
  • Discounted sea kayaking tour
  • Evening penguin tour
  • Tour the Banks Track
  • Visit to the cliff-tops of Akaroa Heads Lighthouse Reserve
  • Departure time: 12.00pm in summer and 11.15am from May to August
  • This experience is 24 hours in duration, including an overnight stay
  • This experience is located at Pohatu Bay
Departure Location
  • This experience departs from 2/8 Rue Balguerie Akaroa, Canterbury, 7520, New Zealand
What To Bring
  • Food for 24-48 hours depending on package selection.
  • Warm clothing for the evening.
  • If kayaking, clothes you don’t mind getting wet. Water shoes are not necessary.
  • Hiking boots/shoes or athletic shoes for the bush walk.
Additional Information
  • Minimum of two adults and maximum of 15 participants are needed to make this booking.
Cancellation Policy
  • A $20 service charge applies to all cancellation refunds
  • No refunds within 24 hours of departure unless the Operator cancels the activity due to waterway, road or weather conditions
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

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  • We have an approved Science Based Target
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