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Canterbury shore excursions

Canterbury Shore Excursions Akaroa is the Cruise Port for Canterbury. Canterbury shore excursions depart from Akaroa. Shore excursions go all over Canterbury and to the mountains. There are many local options around Akaroa and Banks Peninsula especially enjoyed by people who love dramatic scenery. Akaroa Shore Excursions A Classic Ride Honda GoldWing and Sidecar tours offer a number of standard…

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Rental Cars and Tours Akaroa

Rental cars and tours Akaroa Tender Port The port of Akaroa is a tender port. The tenders disembark at the main wharf. At the end  is where the ships’ tours depart. There is also a line of independent operators selling tours, rental cars and bus trips. These operators are local and from Christchurch.   For many of these it is…

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bras in cars

Bras in Cars Fun Event Idea. Bras in Cars is the husband’s answer to Boobs On Bikes. How this brilliant thought came about goes like this. As some of you may know we have a wee place on Stewart Island that we are doing up to rent out. We have been down there for a couple of weeks painting the…

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Which Akaroa tour with A Classic Ride?

Which Akaroa tour with A Classic Ride? As travellers ourselves we know how hard it can be to choose to get the best out of your limited time ashore. Akaroa has been described by many people as one of the most beautiful places in the world.  We agree and we love to share it with other people. Our Akaroa tours…

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how to choose Akaroa shore excursions

Akaroa Shore Excursions for cruise ship passengers There are lots of shore exursion options for cruise ship passengers in Akaroa over the summer. Some people are opting for the TransAlpine train and bus trip to Arthur’s Pass and back, others are pre-booking farm tours, wildlife tours and bus tours to Christchurch. Tours can be pre-booked with independent operators, booked with the ship or…

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Akaroa tours

Akaroa Tours Every year we love taking a range of passengers on Akaroa tours. At least once a week in cruise ship season someone tells us “oh no I couldn’t do that. I’m too old”. Age is no reason to pass by a trip with A Classic Ride Honda Gold Wing and Sidecar Tours.  Even people with mobility issues have…

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Akaroa Shore Excursions and Sightseeing

How to choose Akaroa shore excursions and sightseeing. If you are on a cruise that is stopping at Akaroa this year you have a choice of staying on board (and missing the beautiful township of Akaroa and spectacular sights of Banks Peninsula) or taking the short tender trip to discover the delights of Akaroa shore excursions and sightseeing. There are…

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Akaroa Cruise Ship Shore Excursions

If you are on a cruise that is stopping at Akaroa you have a choice of staying on board (and missing the beautiful township of Akaroa and spectacular Banks Peninsula) or taking the short tender trip to discover the delights of Akaroa. There are a few things visitors need to know. When you arrive at the end of the wharf on…

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