Akaroa Tourism

(For the electorate, see Akaroa (New Zealand electorate).) Akaroa is a small town on Banks Peninsula in the Canterbury region of the South Island of New Zealand, situated within a harbour of the same name. The name Akaroa is Kāi Tahu Māori for "Long Harbour", which would be spelled "Whangaroa" in standard Māori.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Akaroa, New Zealand. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. After your splendid visit to Akaroa, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Christchurch. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Christchurch for its bountiful attractions like Tranzalpine Ride, International Antarctic Centre, Canterbury Museum on your trip to Akaroa. To reach Akaroa, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Christchurch International Airport. Tour packages of Akaroa are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Akaroa that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

Akaroa Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Akaroa. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Akaroa trip planner.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Akaroa