Experience cruising through an
extinct volcanic crater
full of wildlife
Journey through our culture and heritage to the historic French village of Akaroa, the gateway to our multi award-winning daily expeditions. Encounter the world's smallest and rarest dolphin, Hector’s dolphins, New Zealand fur seals, coastal birds and more as you cruise through the majestic surrounds of an extinct volcanic crater..
Encounter the world’s rarest
dolphin in the world’s
Dive into the blue water’s of Akaroa Harbour and encounter the world’s rarest dolphin, the Hector’s dolphin, on their terms. Voted by Lonely Planet as 1 of the top 10 marine mammal experiences in the world we invite you to join us for an unforgettable experience in the true wild. We offer a Hector's dolphin guarantee policy for every trip taken with us.
Explore Quail Island’s timeless
landscape or Ripapa
Island’s historic heritage
Did you know Christchurch has two islands right on it's doorstep. Choose to escape to either Quail Island, offering a two hour loop walking track, shipwrecks, swimming beach and links to Antarctica, or escape to the little island with very big history, Ripapa Island. Both are just a 15 minute boat ride away and can only be booked directly with us.