Christchurch – Canterbury

There is no doubt that Christchurch and the Canterbury region of New Zealand has for ages attracted a number of visitors and appealed to enthusiasts of every outdoor activity. This beautiful region offers a huge range of attractions and activities and something for everyone visiting the area. You can indulge in mountain biking hand gliding, bungee jumping, snowboarding, jet boating, skydiving, paragliding and 4-wheel driving while in the Christchurch and the Canterbury region.

For ultimate relaxation, the Christchurch and the Canterbury region offers you a chance to indulge in tramping, hiking, golfing, fishing, swimming with dolphins, cruising, horse-trekking and kayaking, other than the regular sightseeing. This and more is available at the Christchurch and the Canterbury region and the warmth and hospitality of the locals are sure to make you feel at home.

The Christchurch and the Canterbury region are unique in appeal and everything New Zealand stands for. There are star rated and economic lodging options available and some great package deals that include complimentary bed and breakfast, with river punting, hot-air ballooning, wildlife cruising, eco-touring and treatments at the thermal pools. The travel agents are the best resources to tap to make the most out of a trip to the Christchurch and the Canterbury region in New Zealand.

The various avenues for exploring the great outdoors and the traditional and unique Maori culture are amazing and leave you asking for more. The Christchurch and the Canterbury region are popular tourist destinations that continue to lure the lone traveler and the family tourist alike.

Christchurch – Canterbury Activities

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Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise

The historic French Village of Akaroa and its spectacular harbour is just a 90 minutes drive from Christchurch. Here you can cruise around an extinct volcanic crater and experience majestic scenery an....
Location: Akaroa harbour
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Akaroa Swim with Dolphins

Akaroa Harbour is the flooded crater of an extinct volcano. Apart from the huge and awe-inspiring volcanic cliffs, this also means that the harbour is very sheltered. A lot of the time, especially in ....
Location: Akaroa Harbour
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Arthur’s Pass Day Tour

We invite you to join us on a tour of discovery, featuring spectacular scenery. From Christchurch travel by road to Springfield at the foothills of the Southern Alps. At Springfield, board the world f....
Location: Arthur's Pass
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Christchurch Sightseeing Tour

On tour we will view some of the areas affected by the earthquakes, see how Christchurch is preserving some of its iconic heritage buildings and hear about the exciting vision to rebuild and restore t....
Location: Christchurch - Rolleston Ave, outside Canterbury Museum
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Coastal Pacific Train

This memorable journey between Christchurch and Picton stops at Blenheim and the renowned whale watching town of Kaikoura. Along 98 kilometres of ruggedly beautiful coastline you’ll get astonishingl....
Location: Christchurch - Picton via Kaikoura
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Glacier Explorers

An up close amazing encounter with icebergs, on a glacial terminal lake. Depart from Mount Cook Village outside The Hermitage Hotel. The bus will take you on a pleasant trip to the Tasman Valley, foll....
Location: Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park
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International Antarctic Centre

Explore our Gallery area which is packed full of informative displays showcasing modern day Antarctica, including the Antarctic Treaty partners, the human impact on the continent, the wildlife and pla....
Location: Christchurch
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Kaikoura Day Tour including Whale Watch

Spend your day getting close to nature. Travel by road from Christchurch through the rolling hill country of North Canterbury, enjoying the beauty of its rural pastoral scenes, to Kaikoura where mount....
Location: Kaikoura
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Mt Cook Scenic Flight

This short scenic option is the ideal opportunity to touch snow and experience the thrill of a helicopter flight. Sweep through the rugged high country landscape of the Ben Ohau Mountain Range to a la....
Location: Mt Cook
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Sir Edmond Hilary Alpine Centre

A tribute to Sir Edmund Hillary, humanitarian, ambassador and one of the world's greatest explorers, the centre showcases the Aoraki Mount Cook region, its people and its place in the universe. Des....
Location: Mt Cook Village
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Tekapo Springs – Year Round Destination For The Whole Family

Situated at the base of Mt John in Lake Tekapo, Tekapo Springs is a year round destination for the whole family. Offering stunning vistas of Lake Tekapo and the Mackenzie region and a range of fun....
Location: Tekapo Springs
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TranzAlpine Train

Truly one of the world’s great scenic train trips through the dramatic contrast of dry beech forests and tussock land on one side of the Alps and lush green landscapes on the other. From Christc....
Location: Christchurch - Greymouth
Price: Included in Tour Package
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Whale Watching Cruise Kaikoura – 3hr Cruise

Whale Watch is New Zealand's only marine-based whale watching company offering visitors an exciting up-close encounter with the Giant Sperm Whale at all times of the year. Whale Watch scheduled tours ....
Location: Kaikoura
Price: Included in Tour Package
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