Want to join a small friendly tour ? Try us-see Akaroa, Christchurch, Banks Peninsula or the South Island of New Zealand..max 11 on board !

Akaroa cruise ship passengers day tour to Christchurch $110 p.p. Our small group shore excursions from Akaroa Harbour are highly rated on Trip Advisor.
We have been operating tours in the South Island of New Zealand since 1995 and have enjoyed showing visitors all corners of this beautiful island. As ex-teachers we have a strong emphasis on looking after small groups and ensuring you have a great time. We are based in Lyttelton, the port of Christchurch, and offer from local day tours up to 10 day South Island tours.

With a variety of offerings to choose from, we're sure you'll be happy working with us. Look around our website and if you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us.

"The tour was just brilliant.Everything was well-organised and we had a lot of fun. I really enjoyed the small group size" Benjamin Spitzbarth, Germany

"Dermot is a great guide. He is very knowledgeable and really knows the area. Would take another tour with him in a heartbeat. " Mary de Tessan, USA


  • Two modern minibuses operating 2018

    16 January at 06:35 from atlas

    One of our favourite stops is at the Hilltop Tavern, 500 metres above Akaroa. On this occasion both our minibuses (2013, 2014) were ...

  • What if your cruise ship cancels Akaroa after you have booked one of our tours?

    27 March at 13:31 from atlas

    Unfortunately this has happened a number of times this year due to weather and cruise ship itinerary changes (and even a ...

  • New Tour Minibus for 2017

    4 January at 11:50 from atlas

    Hi, we are excited to have just purchased a 2013 Toyota Minibus in order to provide a more modern , comfortable vehicle for our ...

  • Trip Advisor Reports.....34 reports rated 5 star.....March 2017

    30 August at 20:13 from atlas

    Please take time to look at reviews on Trip Advisor...as a small business we really appreciate the ...

  • Bus and guide available for groups of up to 22 pax.(Christchurch tour from Akaroa)

    30 August at 19:56 from atlas

    Whether your tour group wants a Day Excursion from Akaroa to Christchurch/Banks Peninsula or a multi-day South Island Tour our modern 22 ...