The story of Akaroa changed the face of New Zealand.
Akaroa is one of the most historically significant towns in New Zealand. This tiny town encapsulates all aspects of natural and cultural history, pre-human ecology, the great Polynesian explorers and settlers, tribal warfare, European exploration and settlement, large-scale forest clearance and species extinctions, the rise of pastoral farming and fishing, through to today’s tourism and conservation.
Ever thought history was boring? Think again! On this tour history will be brought alive and made relevant by a person who is not only passionate about the stories of this place, but is a product of them! See how our understanding of our history can create a vision for our future, by knowing what once was we can know what is possible.
Expect beautiful scenery, expect an incredible story, expect a passionate storyteller who loves her place in the world.
|Tours day||Tour time||Tours return||Tour begins||Tour ends|
|Every day||1:30pm||3.30pm||Akaroa Wharf||Akaroa|
Tours must be pre-booked, minimum of two people per tour.