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CHRISTCHURCH TOURING COMPANY - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

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)

CLARKS COACHLINES - New Zealand

Location: Yaldhurst

One of New Zealand's premier touring coach and charter bus operators. With over 30 years experience, Clarks Coachlines have what it takes to satisfy. Our luxury tour coaches and charter buses provide air-conditioned comfort. We can assist to ensure you see the very best of what New Zealand has to offer...(more)

DISCOVER NEW ZEALAND - Auckland

Location: Christchurch Central

Discover New Zealand with our fantastic selection of holiday packages. Speak to one of our travel experts today to fully customise your unique New Zealand self drive tour, or choose from our huge variety of top-rated escorted and independent coach tours. Begin your New Zealand adventure now and experience one of the most spectacular and diverse countries in the world!..(more)

GARDEN CITY HELICOPTERS - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch Airport

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: Christchurch

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 CHRISTCHURCH DOUBLE DECKER TOURS

Location: Sumner

Join us on New Zealand's only Open Top Double Decker City Tour! Our classic 1960's London Open Top Double Decker buses offer a fun and informative tour of Christchurch. Learn about Christchurch's fascinating history from the pioneering days through to modern day times and learn how Christchurch is recovering from the devastating February 22 earthquake...(more)

HASSLE-FREE LORD OF THE RINGS EDORAS TOUR - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

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)

KO TANE - Maori Cultural Experience - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch Airport

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)

MEET NEW ZEALAND VACATIONS - Nationwide

Location: Christchurch

Experience New Zealand's spectacular scenery on a self-drive tour with unique opportunities to meet friendly New Zealanders. Stay in hand-picked quality or superior bed and breakfasts and hotel accommodation. Leisurely NZ Wide. North and South Island itineraries with many two night stays and flexible daily departures. Choice of rental vehicle, friendly, helpful advice and 24 hour assistance...(more)

MOATREK NEW ZEALAND SMALL GROUP TOURS - Nationwide

Location: Christchurch

Experience the best of New Zealand's exceptional landscape and renowned hospitality with our small group tours ranging from 4 to 23 days. Visiting the North and South Island's most memorable destinations you'll discover natural wonders, beautiful private gardens and warm country hosts. MoaTrek's small group tours cater 18 travellers maximum and are designed for active travellers seeking unique experiences...(more)

ORANA WILDLIFE PARK - Christchurch

Location: McLeans Island

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)

RICCARTON BUSH & DEANS COTTAGE - Christchurch

Location: Ilam

Stroll through a rare and ancient native forest in the heart of Christchurch city - Canterbury's sole remnant of kahikatea floodplain forest. The 600-year-old kahikatea trees are the latest generation of a forest that established on this site 3000 years ago. Visit Deans pioneering cottage...(more)

RICCARTON HOUSE & BUSH TOURS - Christchurch

Location: Riccarton

Our guided tours offer you a glimpse of days gone by around every corner, taking you through a world of Victorian and Edwardian splendour. Begun in 1856, this grand homestead was the home of Canterbury's pioneering Deans family for 91 years. Take a walk through the last surviving remnant of ancient kahikatea forest that once covered the Canterbury Plains...(more)

SCENIC PACIFIC - Christchurch, Queenstown, Nationwide

Location: Christchurch

120 deluxe coach tours from two of New Zealand's top coach tour companies. Stunning tours of Auckland, Rotorua, Taupo, Waitomo Caves, the Bay of Islands, Christchurch, Queenstown, Mt Cook, Milford Sound and West Coast Glaciers. New Zealand coach tours are a truly exciting, refreshing and memorable trip of a lifetime. Over 70 years service to the NZ tourism industry...(more)

SHORE TRIPS AND TOURS

Location: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

Our professional, knowledgeable and local guides will ensure your day is truly memorable and get you back to your ship on time. As an industry award winner we care about the details. New Zealand’s leading small group tour company for cruise ship passengers. We offer value for money tours in Bay of Islands, Auckland, Tauranga/Rotorua, Wellington, Akaroa/Christchurch and Dunedin...(more)

THE ROAD TRIP - New Zealand wide

Location: Christchurch

We run our personalised tours to the highest standard, creating memories that will last a lifetime. Whether you are here for 4 or 25 days, we will put together any sort of trip and for any group size. You choose the level of accommodation and time you have and we will put together a personalised tour for you...(more)

TUATARA TOURS GUIDED WALKING TOURS - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch

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)

VOLO JETSKI ADVENTURES - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

Located in Lyttelton is Volo Jetski Adventures, the people to visit if you want to drive a custom seadoo jetski or suit up on our flyboard jetpack. Experienced and Maritime New Zealand licensed guides will teach you everything you need to know before embarking on a tour of the harbour. Keep an eye out for the dolphins, penguins, and seals...(more)

WELLINGTON HELICOPTERS - Wellington

Location: Christchurch Airport

The harbour city is the southern gateway to the North Island and Wellington is set on the edge of the wild and rugged Cook Strait. There is no better way to enjoy all that the region has to offer than from the comfort, safety and unique vantage point of a Wellington Helicopters scenic flight...(more)

WILLOWBANK WILDLIFE RESERVE - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch Airport

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)

AIR FORCE MUSEUM OF NEW ZEALAND - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch West

Experience one of the world's best military aviation collections at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand; from aircraft, engines and assorted parts to medals and personal war stories. Come and explore our collection, fly a simulator, take a guided tour and enjoy our children's activities. FREE ADMISSION, open daily...(more)

AKAROA FOX II SAILING AND WILDLIFE TOURS - Akaroa

Location: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

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: Christchurch - Akaroa and Banks Peninsula

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)

APT NEW ZEALAND - Nationwide

Location: Christchurch

APT is one of the leading tour operators in New Zealand. Our brands include APT, Travelmarvel and more. Choose escorted touring itineraries from eight days to three weeks duration by coach and rail, ranging from extreme luxury right through to affordable value...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Avon River Punting

Location: Christchurch Central

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 - Botanic Gardens Tour

Location: Christchurch Central

A favourite of our Christchurch attractions, the Gardens Tour is a very affordable activity for any nature enthusiast. Glide over smooth pathways in our electric-powered Caterpillar shuttle, a cute vehicle looking like its namesake, the caterpillar. You can hop on or off the Caterpillar at any time. Bring your camera. Operates all seasons of the year...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Gondola

Location: Christchurch South

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 ATTRACTIONS - Grand Tour

Location: Christchurch Central

Welcome to the delights of our Christchurch attractions! Cruise in comfort aboard our luxury coach. Fully guided by our knowledgeable host, our Grand Tour shows off the best things to do in Christchurch in the most comfortable and convenient way. If you’re on a tight schedule, get the flavour of our city without fuss...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Tram Tour

Location: Christchurch Central

Enjoy a unique journey on board a beautifully restored vintage tram through the changing face of Christchurch's city centre. Our Christchurch tram rides offer a unique experience of history and sightseeing, and links the stops for Punting on the Avon and the Botanic Gardens Tour...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Tramway Restaurant

Location: Christchurch Central

Christchurch City is famous for its fabulous dining, entertainment, breath-taking scenery and cultural heritage. Combine all of the above onboard the Christchurch Tramway Restaurant where dining is not only a culinary delight but also a trip back into history. Luxury air-conditioned, colonial style, dining tram. The finest service, cuisine and beverages that New Zealand has to offer...(more)

CHRISTCHURCH SEA KAYAKING - Central Christchurch

Location: Redcliffs

Christchurch Sea Kayaking offer guided tours in double sea kayaks down the beautiful Avon river. See the City from a different perspective. With many highlights such as the Red Zone, migrating and native wading birds and great views of the Port Hills, this is a fantastic trip for everyone. All equipment provided, no experience necessary and shuttle provided afterwards...(more)