Activities

Alpaca Farm Tour

Your guide will share the story of Shamarra’s award-winning and much-loved alpacas, from the remarkable qualities of their ultra-fine fleece, to their individual, quirky personalities.

On your farm tour you’ll get up close with these magnificent animals. Feel their soft fleece, feed them a snack and even snap a selfie, while enjoy breathtaking views of Akaroa Harbour

Afterwards, enjoy a beverage and some home baking while you browse the farm shop. Exclusively stocking the dye-free Shamarra brand, our elegant and luxurious knitwear has a cosy warmth and a unique cashmere-like softness.

We Provide

Enjoy a beverage and home baked cookie at end of tour.

Please Bring

Walking shoes
Jacket - even in summer as weather can change rapidly
Camera - photo opportunities galore

Duration

1 hour

Alpaca Farm Tour - Pickup

Limited pick up available for cruise ship passengers and visitors travelling by bus. Bookings essential.
Shamarra Alpaca Farm Tour - (Cruise ship days) Akaroa pickup 11.30am from the Main Wharf (next to the cannon) and returning 1.30pm. Visitors travelling by bus - pickup at Barrys Bay Cheese Factory at 11.15am and drop off in Akaroa at 1.30pm.

Visitors with vehicles - please book other tour options of 10am, 12pm, 2pm or 4pm.

Wander through herds of grazing alpacas, marvel at their exquisite fleece, feed an alpaca and enjoy breathtaking views of Akaroa Harbour. Shamarra Alpaca Farm is home to over 160 alpacas.

We Provide

Enjoy a beverage and home baked cookie at end of tour.

Please Bring

Walking shoes
Jacket - even in summer as weather can change rapidly
Camera - photo opportunities galore

Duration

1 hour

Other Information

Minimum booking 2 adults