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Lyttelton Harbour / Whakaraupō

Lyttelton Harbour / Whakaraupō: Our most recommended tours and activities

From Christchurch: Lyttelton Harbor Morning Kayaking Tour

1. From Christchurch: Lyttelton Harbor Morning Kayaking Tour

Discover the wonders of Lyttelton harbor on a group kayaking tour. Travel from Christchurch before dawn to view hard to reach coastline. See the local wildlife wake for the day. Have hot drinks and a beachside brunch. Be picked up from your accommodation in Christchurch. Sit back and relax as you drive to Lyttelton harbor. Gear up and push off from the shore. Enjoy the calm morning air, and depending on the time of the year, watch the sunrise from the water. Weave along the coast quietly to ensure that wildlife is undisturbed. Get close to rock formations and empty beaches. Go out to quail island and learn about its rich history and wildlife. Stop at a pristine beach for a delicious brunch. Warm up with hot drinks before heading back to Christchurch.

Christchurch: Private Rock Climbing Tour

2. Christchurch: Private Rock Climbing Tour

Spend a day exploring the rock-climbing trails of Christchurch. Work with an experienced guide to learn how to climb or improve your skills. Eat lunch while taking in the views. Relax with hotel pickup and drop-off. Be collected from your hotel in the city and drive into Lyttelton Harbour with your guide. Stop at a café in Lyttleton for a short break before getting dropped to the top of the port hills. From the summit road, a huge variety of rock-climbing areas are accessible by short walks.  Once at the climbing area your guide will set up ropes and run through a safety briefing and belay lesson. Throughout the day you'll have the opportunity to try a range of different climbs and receive expert tips from your experienced guide.  This tour is designed to be accessible for climbers of all skills, from beginners to experts. Your guide will tailor the routes based on your knowledge and teach you throughout the day to improve your skill. Have a rest for lunch at the climbing area, looking out on the views across Canterbury. After lunch, you'll have the opportunity to try an abseil and finish the day climbing some more excellent routes before being driven back into the city.

Other Sightseeing Options in Lyttelton Harbour / Whakaraupō

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