Ōtautahi Christchurch is a vibrant, energetic city where urban regeneration, creativity and innovation thrive.
Explore amazing street art, innovative projects, a booming hospitality scene and state-of-the-art architecture that is changing the way the city looks, feels and functions.
Canterbury prides itself as one of the most accessible regions in New Zealand. Home to the second largest city in the country, Christchurch, the region has everything you need for an authentic Kiwi experience.
Christchurch is the gateway to the Canterbury region and the spectacular experiences you will have within the South Island of New Zealand. Explore the range of activities and attractions we have on offer.
Experience New Zealand's rich cultural and natural heritage. Be transported back to our pioneering days and find out about Christchurch and Canterbury today. Children can enjoy hands on fun at Discovery ($2 entry). Frequent special exhibitions.
Established by the Donaldson family who were pioneers of the Canterbury wine industry. The primary focus is Pinot Noir and Riesling. Structure and texture are hallmarks of the estate’s highly individual wines.
Set in Christchurch's Port Hills the Adventure Park is your base for epic adventures and chilled out down-time. Race through the valley on a mountain bike, soar through the air with a zip-line or chill out on the cafe deck in amongst the Pines.
Voted NZ's Best Ski Resort four years in a row (2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018), Mt Hutt boasts wide open terrain for all ski and snowboard ability levels. Superb conditions, spectacular terrain and laid back kiwi hospitality.
Private tour from Christchurch. Homemade picnics enjoyed in stunning locations, lots of chances to stop for photos in places the large buses cant go to, enjoy the magnificence of the Aoraki Mt Cook National Park and lots of flexibility available.
Enjoy the spectacular scenery of Aoraki Mt Cook National Park. Fly in by ski plane or helicopter, land and hike on the Tasman Glacier, New Zealand’s largest glacier. Heli-hiking, snowshoeing and ice climbing adventures with experienced guides.
8 hour day trip to Akaroa taking in stunning volcanic coastal scenery, visit cheese factory, many stops for photos. Homemade picnic lunch in stunning scenic location. Cruise to see the endangered Hectors Dolphin, fur seals and little blue dolphin.
Christchurch Helicopters is the leading provider of Helicopter Pilot Training in New Zealand. We offer commercial helicopter work and scenic flights. Why just ride as a passenger in a helicopter when we can give you the opportunity to fly it?
Air Rangitata offers scenic flights and charters from our base in Mid Canterbury, in the heart of the South Island of New Zealand. Our high wing Cessna 206 aircraft has seating for five passengers and provides fantastic views.
Come and fly with South Pacific Helicopters and experience a unique perspective soaring above orbiting the whale, in a way only achieved by helicopter. Epic scenic adventures where the mountains meet the sea in beautiful Kaikoura, NZ
3 hour fully guided Sea Kayak Safari. Soak up the serenity and explore a protected marine reserve while Paddling in an extinct volcano! 7:30am Sunrise Wildlife or 11:30am Crater Cruiser Safari. Experienced local guides, on water snacks included!