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Address: Rue Grehan, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 21 156 4591
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Adventurers get set... it's time to reach for the stars, slap on your life...

Adventurers get set... it's time to reach for the stars, slap on your life jacket, throw on some sunscreen and rekindle that pioneering spirit. We have a wicked summer deal to get you out on the water and up close with Nature & Wildlife - it's time to go sea kayaking in Akaroa & get that adventure you have been waiting for!Sea kayak in our amazing natural environment, take in our breathtaking Volcanic basin vistas, and soak up our French village by the sea. Akaroa, only 80 minuets from Christchurch, New Zealand, is where we are based.Your trip takes in a remote beach where you can relax or swim, enjoy refreshments & explore remote bays & inlets. We make it easy for you to experience this amazing sea adventure as no experience is needed, it's a breeze & great family fun

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Good chance to meet dolphin in the sea

Our Akaroa kayak trip was a great experience. We had no kayaking experience but it didn't matter because our guides were amazing and kindly at looking after us and making sure we... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our Akaroa kayak trip was a great experience. We had no kayaking experience but it didn't matter because our guides were amazing and kindly at looking after us and making sure we were comfortable and happy. The scenery was beautiful and the weather was good. 100% recommend.

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Indianapolis, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Third time was the charm for our kayaking experience! We had planned to go kayaking when we visited Akaroa but unfortunately the weather wasn't cooperating. Allie was so easy to work with and even called the holiday park we were going to be staying at to make sure we got the message that the tour was canceled. We tried rescheduling... More 

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Broomfield, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Akaroa is a beautiful and quaint town and our experience kayaking in Akaroa was one of the most memorable experiences of our trip to New Zealand. Gravil and Allie made our experience unique and gave us a novel perspective from the coastline looking out for Hector dolphins, penguins, mussels, and other native marine life while sharing the history of the... More 

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Hi Kelly, Well that was a lovely review that really made our day and we really appreciate you taking the time to think of us! We are so happy you enjoyed your time here with us and we hope everyone looked after you during your time in NZ! Enjoy the snow back home! Greville & Allie More 

Wanaka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Akaroa kayak trip on the harbour was a beautiful experience. We had no kayaking experience but it didn't matter because our guides were amazing at looking after us and making sure we were comfortable and happy. We felt so close to nature in the kayaks, and the thrill of seeing the dolphins and birds was something we will never... More 

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderfull trip around the bay and great guide. We went around the couple of Bays and on top received additional information about nature around. Thanks for a nice day on water. 100% recommend.

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We really appreciate you taking the time to write a few words for us! We had a lovely trip with you and hope you have a safe trip home! More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time, guides were friendly and the tour was informative. The kayaks are good quality. Ice views of Akaroa and the harbour.

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Thanks Samantha! Great to have you with us! Allie & Greville More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the most amazing time; the conditions were perfect and it was the calmest, flattest day we've seen at Akaroa. The guide was really informative and took wonderful photos. We felt comfortable and safe the whole time. Definitely recommend :) Laurissa and Nick

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Thanks so much guys, we really appreciate you taking the time to give us a review, what an epic day it was, I loved it too! See you next time! Allie & Greville More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an absolute must if you're visiting the Canterbury region. Akaroa is a beautiful 90 minute drive from Christchurch and the town is quirky, charming and offers something quite different compared to other New Zealand towns. If you're visiting Akaroa, this guided kayak safari is a fantastic way to spend a few hours. Allie and Gravel were very friendly... More 

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review Ash, You and Jordan were such a pleasure to have on the water with us and we really enjoyed meeting you! Would love to see you again if you are ever in the area, call in and say hello! All the best to you ! Allie & Greville More 

Toowoomba, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

We had a fabulous day in beautiful Akaroa Harbour. Our guides, Greville and Ali were friendly, professional and knowledgable. The highlight was the dolphin swimming around our kayak. Thanks G and A for a great day.

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Mandy! So happy to hear you enjoyed your kayak safari with us. Thanks again for your company! All the best- Greville & Allie More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

We are from Hong Kong! it is a fun and exciting trip! the guides are nice and funny. what makes us really impressive is the safety instructions are well presented and easy to understand! there are 15 participants at most, but lucky enough,there were only two of us in my trip! During the trip, it was very informative and we... More 

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Allielovesthebeach, Owner at Akaroa Guided Kayak Safari, responded to this review

Thanks Wing for your review! You guys were so much for to take out on the water and we are glad you enjoyed the experience. You did the right thing by choosing a Guided Safari as there have tragically been too many deaths this year from people choosing to rent kayaks with out a guide. New Zealand has very extreme... More 

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