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ALPINE HORSE SAFARIS - Hawarden, North Canterbury

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Spend your holiday on one of our exhilarating trail rides in the high country of New Zealand's South Island. Enjoy a guided horse riding trip from two hours to twelve days though the North Canterbury high country. See spectacular scenery including snow-capped mountains, vast river flats, crystal clear lakes and rivers...(more)

BIKE IT NOW - Clyde

Location: Canterbury - Lake Tekapo

Bike It Now! provides an excellent range of tour packages that will get you out there and exploring the cycle trails of Central Otago and beyond. Popular trips include the Otago Central Rail Trail, Roxburgh Gorge and Clutha Gold, Alps2Ocean, Queenstown Trail and Wanaka Trails...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Avon River Punting

Location: Canterbury

Punting on the Avon is one of the iconic tourist attractions in Christchurch. Glide along the peaceful Avon River in Christchurch, summer or winter, wrapped in luxury as a skilled boatperson propels you through a romantic wonderland. "Welcome aboard," says your punter. We supply blankets, umbrellas and even hot water bottles, so you feel snug if it gets chilly...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Gondola

Location: Canterbury

Only 15 minutes from the central city, take a ride to the summit of the Port Hills, 500 metres above sea level. It's a "top" experience! Offering spectacular 360-degree views of Christchurch City, Lyttelton Harbour, Southern Alps and Canterbury Plains. Set atop the Gondola Summit Station, the Red Rock Cafe offers tasty snacks, light meals and beverages...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH TOURING COMPANY - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

Welcome to Christchurch Touring Company where we provide a variety of services for Christchurch City, Canterbury and the surrounding regions – including Kaikoura, Akaroa and Banks Peninsula, Hanmer Springs and further afield. Services include small group tours, luxury charter services, cruise ship excursions and exclusive airport transfers...(more)

FISH KAIKOURA - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

We won't be beaten on price. Fishing charters for up to 8 people. Range of individual and exclusive charters. Very competitive rates. All top quality equipment provided. Impeccable safety record. Catch filleted and bagged. Our friendly and knowledgeable crew welcome all levels of experience. Fishing within minutes of leaving the shore. Dive charters and scenic tours are also available...(more)

GARDEN CITY HELICOPTERS - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury

Garden City Helicopters is one of NZ's most experienced helicopter companies, with bases in Christchurch, Greymouth and Nelson. A helicopter flight is the best way to see the most that Christchurch and Canterbury have to offer. Range of tours to suit your time or budget. Charter a flight for fishing trips, glacier skiing or to a luxury high country retreat...(more)

HASSLE-FREE ALPINE SAFARI TOUR - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury - Lake Coleridge

Take an exciting jet boat ride on the mighty Waimakariri river, a 4WD adventure across Mt Torlesse High Country Station, and a scenic tour through the breathtaking Canterbury high country to Arthurs Pass National Park in the stunning Southern Alps of New Zealand on this thrilling day-tour. The return journey to Christchurch is on the world-famous TranzAlpine Train...(more)

HASSLE-FREE LORD OF THE RINGS EDORAS TOUR - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury - Methven

Join us on a journey in the breathtaking Southern Alps of New Zealand to the remote and beautiful Mt Potts High Country Station. Visit the most stunning and recognisable LOTR locations on this exciting day—Edoras! Tour includes a champagne picnic lunch and entertaining commentary from local kiwi guides. You don't have to be LOTR fan to enjoy this amazing day...(more)

KAIKOURA SHUTTLES AND TOURS - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

Providing sightseeing tours allowing you to see the very best that Kaikoura has to offer is the team at Kaikoura Shuttles & Taxis. The experienced guide will show you Fyffe House (historic Cottage), The Peninsula Seal Colony, The Scenic Peninsula Lookout, South Bay and Marina, Kaikoura's own Winery, The Lavender Farm and Donegal House in our comfortable 12-seater mini bus...(more)

KO TANE - Maori Cultural Experience - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury

Discover Tane Mahuta - the Maori god of the forest. Unearth a people and culture who live in harmony with nature. Ko Tane is a Maori cultural experience located at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve. Includes a Powhiri (traditional Maori welcome), cultural performance and entertainment, Maori village, Hangi Meal and an optional Kiwi Tour. Phone 3596226 for availability...(more)

MOLESWORTH TOUR COMPANY - Marlborough

Location: Culverden

Experience the amazing landscapes of the Marlborough high country. Options include day tours, guided cycle tours, cruise ship shore excursions, small-group multiday heritage tours, Marlborough winery tours and self-drive 4WD tours. With 30 years' experience owners Geoff and Lee, and their local guides offer a variety of excursions that explore the beautiful Blenheim, Marlborough, Nelson, Canterbury and West Coast regions...(more)

ONERING TOURS - Twizel

Location: Canterbury - Twizel

Visit the LOTR Middle-earth film location of Gondor, The White Mountains and the Entwash, only a short drive from the South Canterbury town of Twizel. Director Sir Peter Jackson shot scenes for the Return of The King on this private high-country land in 2000. Tours include use of replica swords and Gondorian helmets. Learn about how the movie was made...(more)

ORANA WILDLIFE PARK - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury

Experience our up close animal encounters at NZ's only open-range zoo. Hand-feed giraffe, meet rhino 'face-to-face', wander through native-bird aviaries and travel through our lion reserve (costs & conditions apply). Extensive native collection features Kiwi, Tuatara and range of endangered birds and reptiles. Open-range zoo situated in Christchurch. Scheduled feeds daily. NZ's only gorillas & the country's only orang-utans too...(more)

SCENIC PACIFIC TOURS - Mt Cook, Canterbury

Location: Canterbury - Mt Cook

Comprehensive scenic tours that feature Mount Cook, Australasia's highest peak at 3,754 metres, surrounded by 200 square kilometres of alpine beauty featuring 12 glaciers. Take an overnight tour to the Mt Cook National Park. Excellent tours of Christchurch, Queenstown, Milford Sound, West Coast Glaciers, Auckland, Rotorua, Taupo, Waitomo Caves, the Bay of Islands and other locations are also available...(more)

THE COOK CONNECTION - Mt Cook

Location: Canterbury - Lake Tekapo

Our Mt Cook transport service offers informative commentary, photo opportunities and sightseeing stops. Connecting Mount Cook with Tekapo and Twizel, and through other bus companies to Christchurch, Queenstown and Wanaka, we can look after all your transport needs. Take a day trip or stay for the summer. Prepare to be blown away by the awe-inspiring views of the Mackenzie Basin...(more)

TUATARA TOURS GUIDED WALKING TOURS - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

We specialise in fully-guided outdoor walking adventures that are achievable for the average person. Our high quality walking tours have a mix of the best elements that the South Island offers. Tuatara Tours has a number of tour options including combination walking and cycling adventures. Each tour is fully guided with all luggage transported, great local cuisine and quality accommodation...(more)

WILLOWBANK WILDLIFE RESERVE - Christchurch

Location: Canterbury

Meet Kiwi, cheeky Kea, ancient Tuatara, our bush parrot the Kaka and the rare Takahe - New Zealand's Big 5. Close encounters of the 'wildlife kind' are a trademark. Feed wild eels and make friends with the livestock breeds unique to New Zealand. Hear the kiwi as they forage by your feet. Open from 9:30 am till dusk daily...(more)

WINGS OVER WHALES - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

The best way to experience Kaikoura's mighty Sperm whale, playful Dusky Dolphins, and majestic scenery is from above! Whale watching by aeroplane offers the unique perspective of viewing the entire whale as he breathes on the ocean’s surface. You will have your own window seat and the opportunity to clearly view and photograph Kaikoura’s marine wildlife during your 30-minute flight...(more)

AIR MILFORD - Queenstown

Location: Canterbury - Mt Cook

Air Milford proudly operates the only brand new Cessna Caravan aircraft with leather seating, quiet air-conditioned comfort and great viewing for all passengers. It is one of the safest aircraft flying today. We offer eco-tours, aircraft charters, fishing, hunting and personalised tours. Flights to Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound, the Southern Alps and Glaciers...(more)

AIR SAFARIS AND SERVICES - Lake Tekapo

Location: Canterbury - Lake Tekapo

Enjoy a stunning and unforgettable Grand Traverse scenic flight of the Mount Cook and Westland World Heritage Parks. Experience the alpine wonderland of New Zealand's highest mountains and largest glaciers on this amazing flightseeing experience. Departing hourly from Lake Tekapo, Glentanner Park and Franz Josef on modern, well equipped aircraft. Every seat is a window seat...(more)

AKAROA FOX II SAILING AND WILDLIFE TOURS - Akaroa

Location: Canterbury

Sail with dolphins on New Zealand's oldest ketch, the Fox II. See seals, penguins, albatross, and other sea birds on this sailing experience; as crew, or simply relax. Quiet, eco-friendly green boat, two masts, six red sails. Food, refreshments, complimentary coffee/tea. 2.5 hours, departing twice daily from Dalys Wharf, Akaroa late Dec-May. Perfect for company functions, weddings or private charters...(more)

AKAROA TOURS & TRANSFERS - Akaroa, Banks Peninsula

Location: Canterbury

Local, knowledgeable, friendly guide. Scenic tours, cruise ship passenger tours, transfers to and from Christchurch. Sports group transport. Cruise shore trips. Exclusive small group tours. Corporate & Conference transfers. Banks Peninsula Track transfers from Christchurch to Akaroa and return...(more)

ALPINE CRAZY PUTT AND VILLAGE CRUISERS - Hanmer Springs

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Welcome to Alpine Crazy Putt and Village Cruisers. Located just past the Heritage Hotel, this course has been recently rebuilt with lots of new and exciting holes! This is also your starting point for the Village Cruisers. Families have been enjoying our bikes for 17 years! A fun form of transport to get around Hanmer Springs designed for 4-6 people!..(more)