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We travel 120km weaving in and out of 10 bays from sea level to the crater rim delivering mail to farms and settlements. You will get an interesting commentary on the Peninsula's natural and social history. Your tour includes a homemade morning tea...more
All reviews morning tea his wife banks peninsula cheese and crackers five hours cruise ship nice morning normal tourist new zealand dance hall half way round comfortable van delivery van cattle grazing book well in advance highly recommend this tour to anyone numerous stops
I would absolutely recommend this scenic mail run. We enjoyed the bays very much and you really have a wonderful view, get to see some beautiful beaches and you have 5 hours of epic scenery :)
Jeff and Suzi are lovely, they provide an insight...More
We have just returned from New Zealand, we go over at least once a year to visit friends and search for new experiences.
Every time we take someone with us, we take them on the mail run. In the past we have taken sister and...More
A wonderful time spent with locals, Jeff and Susie as they delivered the mail to the beautiful bays around Akaroa. Beautiful scenery, great local information about the history of the area, and the present way of life. We would recommend this trip.
Had a brilliant time with the postman visiting all sorts of little places where he delivers mail. Five hours of seeing and learning about living in this wonderful area was a great experience. Morning tea/coffee/fruit teas and home made cookies, cheese and crackers was a...More
Would highly recommend to everyone. Great views of the Peninsular and very informative commentary. All the driving done by a fantastic host Jeff while he delivered the mail into place you would not have gone if you drove yourself and his lovely wife Susie had...More
This is a most unique sightseeing tour one can have. You go with a real postman and deliver mail and parcels through the bays, valleys, farms, coastline and settlements of eastern Akaroa. You will not only see amazing scenery, but also experience and see the...More
Great Trip around parts of Banks Penninsula seldom seen by travellers. Comfortable seats on modern mail delivery van. Excellent commentary by driver about the sights, local history and interesting insights into the local community life. Plenty of toilet stops and a lovely home made morning...More
This tour was fantastic. Jeff and his wife Suzi were a special couple who made our day. The weather was great when we did this tour, so the scenery was spot on. Fabulous part of our country. Would highly recommend this tour. Many thanks Jeff...More
It is what it is - a trip round fantastic countryside with the local postie and his wife who are simply charming, amusing, informative and make everything fun. Throwing in lovely home bakes and tea or coffee half way round.
You go off the normal...More