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Akaroa Return Shuttle from Christchurch

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    What to Expect
    Direct shuttle between Christchurch and Akaroa. First shuttle out of Christchurch each day. Coincides with Akaroa activities such as Harbor Cruises, Swimming with the Dolphins and Farm visits etc. The Express services operates October – April departing Christchurch at 8.30am and returning from Akaroa at 3:45pm.

    Service departs from Rolleston Avenue outside i-Site and Canterbury Museum. Complimentary pick-ups from selected city accommodation. Airport pickups available on request (Additional charge). Enjoy panoramic views of Banks Peninsula, stop at Little River to visit art gallery, view of Akaroa from the Hill Top.

    In Akaroa visit the delightful seaside town that has a distinctly French flavor, cafes, specialty shops, original settlement architecture and a host of colorful characters await you.
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    Departure Point

    Pickup Details

    Pick up Novotel 8am, Bus Interchange 8.15am, Rolleston Avenue 8.30am


    • Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square, 52 Cathedral Square, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand - Pickup outside Hotel 8am
    • Canterbury Museum (Christchurch), Canterbury 8013, New Zealand - Pickup outside Museum in Rolleston Avenue, 8.30am
    • Bus Interchange (Platform D), Canterbury 8011, New Zealand - Pickup outside Bus Interchange 8.15am
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Return Details
    • Akaroa, New Zealand - Drop off outside information centre and at the wharf
    • Rue Lavaud, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
    • Selected city hotel drop-off (inner city hotels)
    • Airport pickup/drop off - additional charge
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Sally was one of the most professional coach driver I have ever met. Warm, cheerful, neat, on time, helpful, skillful and she shared so much information about New Zealand during the 1.5hour journey. She answered all questions the passengers asked. Thank you Sally for the
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    Our trip from Akaroa to Christchurch was reasonably enjoyable. The return, however, was terrible. The tour guide babbled constantly, mostly about himself and his wife and family and their farm. We learned his entire history, both personal and professional. We also were treated
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