Akaroa Swim with Dolphins Tour
A shore excursion with the unique opportunity to swim with the world’s smallest, rarest and endangered dolphins — Hector’s dolphins, these dolphins are only found in the waters surrounding the southern half of the South Island of New Zealand.
Akaroa’s beautiful sheltered harbor is the only place where you can actually swim with the rare Hector’s dolphins. With a maximum of 12 swimming participants, this tour provides a fun-filled small-group experience.
The swim boat departs every day at 11.30 am or 1.30 pm from the wharf, adjacent to where your cruise ship tender will berth and depart from. Prior to your departure you will be equipped with wetsuit, mask, snorkel and flippers.
Tour commencement times: 11.30 am or 1.30 pm
Tour conclusion times: 13.30 or 3.30 pm
Due to the limited daily availability, a maximum of 12 swimmer per tour early bookings are essential to avoid disappointment.
Child (8-14 years): $145
Conditions: Prices are per person. Please enquire for prices for children under 8 years of age. Valid for travel until 30 September 2019. Prices were correct at time of submission but are subject to change without notice. Above stated prices include discounts (if applicable). Please enquire for full information.
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