Route & dates
Akaroa— 1 day
Tue, Feb 4
The French heritage and colonial architecture of Akaroa has broad appeal to anthropologists, historians, architects--and just about anyone with an eye for beautiful, historical buildings and a palate for fine dining.On the 4th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then admire the natural beauty at The Giants House, and then stop by Fire & Ice - Gemstone Jewellery Specialists.
To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Akaroa travel itinerary planner.
If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Christchurch International Airport. In February, daily temperatures in Akaroa can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Akaroa
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