Waka Hīkoi

A journey through Christchurch's cultural history

Join one of our knowledgeable guides on an intimate journey through time of Christchurch’s cultural history.

Utilising e-scooters and ‘smart’ helmets fitted with integrated Bluetooth audio systems, our guide will take you back in time to the early 18th century when Tautahi, an early Ngāi Tahu settler, first arrived in Christchurch gathering food and resources (mahinga kai). You will learn how local iwi worked together with the first European settlers to build the city we call Christchurch.

Highlights include:


  • Tautahi’s Pā
  • The Bricks Cairns
  • Market Square
  • Oi Manawa: Canterbury Earthquake Memorial
  • Ngā Māra a Te Wera (The Gardens of Te Wera)
  • The Bridge of Remembrance

Duration:  1 hour

Total Price: $44.99 per person ($35 Tour / $9.99 E-Scooter Hire)

Age:  Due to Health & Safety all participants must be 18 years or over

Departure Time:  12 noon daily

Check In:  11.45am, Waka on Avon Kiosk, Margaret Mahy Playground


Please click here to read important pre-tour information

 

How to Book

Email: info@kotane.co.nz

Call: 021 0906 4735

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