Activities in Hector, Northern West Coast, New Zealand. Hector, Northern West Coast, NZ Activities types include: Air, Helicopter & Balloon, Classes & Workshops, Cruises, Sailing & Water, Cultural & Theme, Day Trips & Excursions, Family Friendly, Food, Wine & Nightlife, Outdoor Activities, Shore Excursions, Tours & Sightseeing.

Hector - Northern West Coast Activities

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Day Trips & Excursions (3)
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Shore Excursions (3)
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Akaroa Day Tour from Christchurch

Akaroa Day Tour from Christchurch

Day Tour - Akaroa - Starting from $215.00 per person

Enjoy a Sightseeing tour to Akaroa through the spectacular scenery surrounding Banks Peninsula, formed following violent eruptions of two ancient volcanoes.  The Akaroa crater nurses the picturesque harbor and Akaroa village. Experience a Nature Cruise with highlights including the rare, NZ native dolphin - the Hector's Dolphin, as well as penguins and other sea birds. And you'll see giant volcanic sea cliffs and hear about Akaroa's fascinating past. The Tour also includes a delightful... More...

Swimming with Wild Dolphins in Akaroa

Swimming with Wild Dolphins in Akaroa

Swim with Dolphins - Akaroa - Starting from $89.00 per person

Make a date with the worlds smallest, rarest and friendliest dolphins only on Akaroa Harbour. There is only one place on the planet where you can swim with wild Hector's dolphins, also known as the New Zealand Dolphin, and that is the beautiful sheltered Akaroa Harbour.

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Akaroa Shore Excursion: Swim with Dolphins in Akaroa Harbour

Akaroa Shore Excursion: Swim with Dolphins in Akaroa Harbour

Ports of Call Tour - Akaroa - Starting from $89.00 per person

When your cruise ship docks in Akaroa, take a shore excursion to swim with the world’s smallest, rarest and friendliest dolphins — Hector’s dolphins. Akaroa’s beautiful sheltered harbor is the only place on the planet where you can swim with wild Hector’s dolphins, also known as the New Zealand dolphin. With a maximum of 12 swimming participants, this tour provides a fun-filled small-group experience. More...

Kapiti Coast Scenic Helicopter Flight

Kapiti Coast Scenic Helicopter Flight

Helicopter Tour - Paraparaumu - Starting from $116.00 per person

A quick 10 minute Flight down the Kapiti coast where you will see the Kapiti Coast, Kapiti Island and The new Transmission Gully. On the way back to the airfield, you can see into the heart of the tararuas, Queen Elizabeth Park and on a good day, even all the way north to Ruapehu More...

Sunrise Kayaking Safari with Sea Wildlife in Akaroa

Sunrise Kayaking Safari with Sea Wildlife in Akaroa

Kayaking - Akaroa - Starting from $130.00 per person

The Sunrise Wildlife Safari is our recommended Safari of the day! This is a once in a lifetime chance to paddle in an extinct volcano basin. Take in breath-taking scenery and experience close encounters with some of the most endangered marine life on the planet including Hector Dolphins, penguins, and Orca located in Akaroa Harbor during their most active time of the day, only 80 minutes from Christchurch.

Your safari includes a break at remote a beach where you can relax or swim,... More...

Akaroa Surf Lesson & Guided Tour

Akaroa Surf Lesson & Guided Tour

Surfing Lesson - Akaroa - Starting from $118.00 per person

You will be met by your experienced and qualified surf guide who will transport you out to some of the Banks Peninsulas hidden gems. Tranquil, stunning, eastern bay beaches which are perfect for learning to surf.

Along the way the guide will show you points of interest and share stories about this amazing volcanic area, have your camera ready as the views along the way are breath taking!

The guide will lead you through a comprehensive lesson, this includes technique... More...

Akaroa Harbour and Banks Peninsula Eco Marine Harbour Cruise Small Group Tour

Akaroa Harbour and Banks Peninsula Eco Marine Harbour Cruise Small Group Tour

Day Tour - Akaroa - Starting from $385.00 per person

Discover the historic town of Akaroa and the magnificent natural beauty of the Banks Peninsula on this small group tour from Christchurch. Be amazed by the spectacular views of Akaroa Harbour and the Canterbury Plains on the high scenic drive from Christchurch, visit a cheese factory to taste locally made cheese and explore Akoroa's French influenced streets. You'll have the choice to join a nature and harbor cruise to see the rich variety of marine and bird life or to swim with Hector's... More...


Kaikoura Whale Watch Day Tour from Christchurch

Kaikoura Whale Watch Day Tour from Christchurch

Dolphin & Whale Watching - Christchurch - Starting from $310.00 per person

Experience the natural treasures of New Zealand on a whale-watching cruise from the picturesque town of Kaikoura. Look for the mighty sperm whales that live in these waters along with dolphins, New Zealand fur seals and seabirds. Admire breathtaking views of the snow-capped Kaikoura Ranges and visit a fur seal colony on land. Wrap up the day with a wine tasting at a vineyard in North Canterbury. Your experienced guide shares informative commentary throughout the day on this fun and fascinating... More...

Shore Excursion: Scenic Cruiser Sea Kayaking Safaris in Akaroa

Shore Excursion: Scenic Cruiser Sea Kayaking Safaris in Akaroa

Ports of Call Tour - Akaroa - Starting from $130.00 per person

The Sunrise Wildlife Safari is a great way to spend your time ashore! This is a once in a lifetime chance to paddle in an extinct volcano basin. Take in breath-taking scenery and experience potential  close encounters with some of the most endangered marine life on the planet including Hector Dolphins, White-flipper penguins, and Orca whales which reside in Akaroa Harbour, the early morning is their most active time of the day and the best chance for an encounter. Your safari includes a break... More...

Invercargill to Dunedin with Stewart Island Option

Invercargill to Dunedin with Stewart Island Option

Day Tour - Invercargill - Starting from $225.00 per person

Travel from Invercargill to Dunedin in a comfortable small bus (maximum 24 seats) through the spectacular Catlins Forest Park with the option to visit the stunning Stewart Island and Rakiura National Park on a separate day. Go in search of sightings of New Zealand’s native Hectors Dolphin, the rare Yellow Eyed Penguin and New Zealand sea lions. Travel to Bluff, Curio Bay, the Catlins Coastal Rain Forest, Nugget Point and finish in Dunedin. Your experienced driver/guide will deliver an... More...


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The Old Slaughterhouse Traveller's LodgeThe Old Slaughterhouse Traveller's Lodge - Lodge.

Featuring views of the Tasman Sea, The Old Slaughterhouse Traveller's Lodge in Hector offers self-catering...

Akaroa Surf Lesson & Guided TourAkaroa Surf Lesson & Guided Tour - Surfing Lesson - Akaroa. Starting from $118.00 per person.

You will be met by your experienced and qualified surf guide who will transport you out to some of the Banks Peninsulas...

 

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