Akaroa, New Zealand Cruise Port
Akaroa, New Zealand is located right in the heart of an ancient volcano and was founded as a French and British settlement. This laid back village is full of colonial architecture, crafting stores, art galleries and picturesque cafes. Take advantage of the laid back feel and relax on the beaches or bays, or take part in the many activities found in this area on your cruise to Akaroa, New Zealand. Explore the area on a catamaran, jet-ski or sailing boat. Akaroa is also known for its great wineries where sampling of the local wines is a must! The town of Akaroa, New Zealand is an action-packed yet laid back area where you can truly do as you please. Here are a few of our favorite things to do while cruising to the port of Akaroa, New Zealand:
Visit the unique Shamarra Alpaca Farm overlooking Akaroa Harbor where you can enjoy an interactive day with the 90 alpacas found on Frank and Anya’s farm.
Stop by the world famous Miniature Golf Club, boasting 18 holes of excitement for all ages and skill levels along the picturesque Akaroa palms and trees.
Sample the locally made wines at Akaroa Winery, a beautiful Mediterranean style venue, overlooking the Akaroa inlet.
Sail along in a classic yacht where you can take in the area’s scenery and wildlife. Embark on a nature cruise in style on a catamaran where dolphins are always in sight!