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2 KIDS CRUISE FREE THIS EASTER HOLIDAY

This Easter school holidays 2 kids ($40 each) travel for free (saving $80), when they are accompanied by 1 full price adult ($95).
Encounter Hector’s dolphins, cruise through the extinct volcanic crater that is Akaroa Harbour, and enjoy free tea, coffee and kids activities.
And remember under 5’s always travel for free…and we offer a Hector’s dolphin guarantee on all of our trips.

Friday April 15th – Sunday May 1st 

Adults $95

Kids $40 each (two kids free per 1 full priced adult)

Under 5’s cruise for free!

** special deals cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. **

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AKAROA DEALS

BIG BEAUTIFUL BIRD TRAIL

Local Lyttelton artist Laurie Brunot has painted 6 big and beautiful native New Zealand birds in watercolour. They will be located around Quail Island exclusively for the April School holidays.

Jump on the boat in Lyttelton and cruise over to Christchurch’s island escape – Quail Island. A dedicated bird trail map will unlock the clues to where the birds are hiding. Each child will be given a fact sheet and can complete fun facts as they locate the native birds.

Kicks off: Tuesday April 19th – Sunday May 1st

BEST OF ALL ADULTS CRUISE AT KIDS PRICES – JUST $15 RETURN

Under 5’s cruise free as always!

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QUAIL ISLAND & GONDOLA COMBO DEAL

We have a fab double deal with our friends over at the Christchurch gondola.

Adult, child and family passes available. Ride up the Christchurch gondola to admire the views of Lyttleton harbour, the peninsula and Quail Island, then jump on the Quail island ferry to explore the island for the day.
Both activities do not need to be done in the same day, and the combo gives you a nice wee discount. Vouchers are valid for one year…but why wait, get on out there and explore 🙂

*Please note that valid vaccine passes will be required prior to boarding.

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CHRISTCHURCH GONDOLA DEAL
hectors dolphin akaroa cruise family pass

$219 FAMILY PASS – SAVE UP TO $90

$219 for an Akaroa Nature Cruise for 2 adults and up to 3 children! Save over $90 with this fantastic family deal. 

*Please note that no special offer can be used in conjunction with any other offer

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$150 DOUBLE DEAL

An Akaroa Nature Cruise for 2 adults.

Use the promocode “DOUBLEDEAL”.

Standard price is $95 per adult. 

*Please note that no special offer can be used in conjunction with any other offer

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SAVE $1,188 SWIMMING WITH DOLPHINS WITH YOUR OWN PRIVATE CHARTER

We have the Akaroa dolphin swimming deal of the decade. Save $1,188 when booking your very own Swimming With Dolphins private charter.

Up to 12 friends can join on a charter together for just $1,200 per charter as opposed to $2,388 when booking 12 adults at the usual price.

This deal must be booked direct with us online by way of a gift voucher. We will then schedule your own private charter directly with you. This deal is not available with any other offer. 

Click the book now button below to book your voucher and secure your exclusive once in a lifetime experience.

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UNDER 5’s CRUISE FOR FREE

Did you know that Under 5’s cruise for free all year round with us at Black Cat Cruises.

This applies to our Akaroa Nature Cruise, Quail Island Escape, the Diamond Harbour Ferry and Ripapa Island

Free child must be accompanied by a paying adult.

akaroa wildlife pass

AKAROA WILDLIFE PASS

See the best of Akaroa with one all inclusive wildlife pass to Akaroa’s top wildlife activities. Visit Black Cat Cruises, Pohatu Penguins and Shamarra Alpaca’s. 

The cutest animals are waiting to be discovered around Akaroa harbour. The soft and friendly Alpaca at Shamarra, the playful Hector’s Dolphins with Black Cat Cruises and the White-flippered Little Blue penguin, a unique variant of the Little penguins with Pohatu penguins. You have up to 3 consecutive days to use the pass so why not spend the week or weekend in our beautiful waterfront village of Akaroa. 

Family Pass $395 (2 adults/2kids/infants free 0-5)

Double Pass $340 (2 adults)

 

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To book a special offer please use promotion code where relevant or call us direct on 0800 436 574

Deals must be booked directly with us and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer