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All reviews light house nice walk cruise ship days nice piece of history short walk from the pier original location small entry fee focal point quaint shops photo opportunity lovely photos well worth the visit beautiful harbour volunteers ships structure mechanism
The staff that were present at the lighthouse were very informative and friendly. C is fascinated by clocks. The light movement is based on the same principle as a grandfather clock. The staff gave C the opportunity to wind it up. He enjoyed the experience....More
Our cruise ship visited the cute little town on a Saturday. Instead of quickly driving to Christchurch, why not stick around. Rumor has it, that what many people from Christchurch does! They do a day trip and visit the farmers from 9-1 on Saturdays. There...More
A pleasant 10 minute walk from the town centre to here. You can look around and read a little bit about it, but there is no access in. However, also a very nice quiet spot to sit and look at the harbour.
A very pretty lighthouse strategically placed where most visitors to Akaroamcan see it. The lighthouse was shifted to the current position. It is well preserved. The lighthouse is locked so it is not possible to enter it. Lovely to visit.
Interesting facts to be read of this relocated Lighthouse.
Great subject for a photo with nice views of the harbour back towards town. Also interesting to walk around the cemetery which is across the road.
Akaroa is a delightful town located by a beautiful harbour. Following the waterfront road, we come to an old lighthouse which has been relocated here. There is easy access and parking. The lighthouse is in great condition, but it also set on a point with...More