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SUMMER SUNRISE YOGA WITH LES MILLS

Wake up and cruise over to Quail Island where Les Mills will host an instructor led one hour yoga session on the beach. Just bring your mat and a water bottle!

$35 per person, which includes optional all day access to Quail Island.

Departs Lyttelton 8.15am, returns 10.30am, or stay for the full morning (return 12.30pm) or the day (return 3.30pm)

*Guests must be 15 years and over to join

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WINE TASTING CRUISE, LYTTELTON HARBOUR

Step aboard the Canterbury Cat for a summer Sunday wine tasting cruise in partnership with local vineyard Melton Estate.

We are delighted to bring you our second wine tasting cruise of the summer. Tickets are $65 per person and include a 90 minute cruise on Lyttelton harbour along with a tasting of five wines from Melton Estate.

Departs Lyttelton 1.30pm, returns 3pm

*Guests must be 18 years and over to join

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$195 FAMILY PASS – SAVE UP TO $90

$195 for an Akaroa Nature Cruise for 2 adults and up to 3 children! Save up to $95 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”.

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

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$250 Double Deal Swimming With Dolphins

Save $120 when you book 2 adults on our award winning Swimming With Dolphins experience in Akaroa harbour. 

Use the promo code ”DOUBLEDEALSWIM;

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

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SAVE $1,140 SWIMMING WITH DOLPHINS WITH YOUR OWN PRIVATE CHARTER

We have the Akaroa dolphin swimming deal of the decade. Save $1,140 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 $2,340 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.

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SEAWEEK KIDS CRUISE

Join us with the sensational Music With Michal for a fun, educational, and interactive kids cruise. 

Tickets include a one hour cruise on the Canterbury Cat and 30 minute music session including the launch of our very own Hector’s dolphin seaweek song.

9.30am – 10.30am

Wednesday, March 10th & Friday, March 12th, 2021

$15 per adult, $15 per child

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SEAWEEK SCIENTIST CRUISE

Every Saturday and Sunday during Seaweek you can hear about the latest wildlife research and findings directly from the scientists from the New Zealand Whale and Dolphin Trust as you cruise with us on Lyttelton harbour. 

Tickets include a 90 minute cruise on the Canterbury Cat 

1.30pm – 3pm

March, 6th/7th and 13/14th 

$30 per adult, $20 per child (5-15) Under 5’s free

$10 DONATION SEAWEEK GIVEAWAY

For the duration of Seaweek  Black Cat Cruises will be donating $10 from every adult Akaroa Nature Cruise ticket sold to our friends at the New Zealand Whale and Dolphin Trust.

We are forever grateful for the work they carry out, in particular to help protect New Zealand’s endangered and endemic Hector’s dolphins.  Your visit with us helps us to further help them. 

Daily departures, 1.30pm 

March, 6th – 14th

$90 per adult, $35 per child (5-15) Under 5’s free

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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

 

About us

The Award Winning Black Cat Group is internationally recognised as one of the success stories of the New Zealand tourism industry and an eco-tourism pioneer. We were the first to offer cruises in Akaroa and we are recognised as New Zealand’s first Eco-tourism operator.

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WHERE WE ARE

Our Nature Cruises and Dolphin Swimming experience depart from Akaroa which is only a 90 minute scenic drive from Christchurch. The Diamond Harbour and Quail Island ferry depart from Lyttelton in Christchurch.

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