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  1.  Canterbury Winery Heli Lunch

    Canterbury Winery Heli Lunch

    Enjoy a heli-flight to one of our region’s world-renowned wineries. Arrive like a rock star! There is nothing quite like the thrill of landing in a helicopter on the lawn and walking into a winery where you will enjoy a delicious lunch and wine tasting. Makes a fabulous gift or corporate lunch to impress or seal the deal! You have a choice of 3 stunning wineries within easy reach; Pegasus Bay, Waipara Hills and Black Estate. Flights to these wineries operate daily all year round except some public holidays. Flights are around 20 minutes one way. Your helicopter pilot will be ready when you are to take you back to base near Christchurch airport after lunch. (Cost of lunch not included)
  2. Bike the Kaikoura Wine Trail - PureTrails NZ

    Bike the Kaikoura Wine Trail - PureTrails NZ

    Enjoy 186km of cycling featuring country landscapes, wild coastlines & vineyards. Cycle alongside vineyards at Waipara and Marlborough, relax in Hanmer Springs Thermal Hot Pools, explore the stunning Kaikoura Coastline post-quake. Spend two nights in Kaikoura and take an optional whale watch cruise. Partake in a wine tour and tasting at Yealand’s Family Estate, enjoy winery lunches in Waipara & Marlborough and visit the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre. Starts and finishes in Christchurch.
  3. Garden City Helicopters

    Garden City Helicopters

    Join New Zealand’s most experienced and trusted Helicopter operators - Garden City Helicopters on an adventure of a lifetime to discover the very best scenery Christchurch and Canterbury has to offer. Looking for exciting things to do in Christchurch? Charter one of our executive planes or a helicopter for your own personal use and the choice is yours, you decide where you would like to go. Or choose one of our numerous helicopter adventure packages including a city sights tour of Christchurch’s changing landscape, lunch at a vineyard or our popular Love is in the Air flight to capture those magic memories with someone special. Flights operate from Christchurch Airport and depart on demand. Garden City Helicopters, we've got it covered
  4. Tasman Great Taste Cycle Trail | Adventure South NZ

    Tasman Great Taste Cycle Trail | Adventure South NZ

    Winding through picturesque countryside and along the enviable Tasman Bay coastline, this relaxed trail is the perfect way to tour the region’s attractions. From art galleries to boutique stores, craft breweries, cafés, orchards, and sophisticated winery restaurants. Nelson is renowned for its seafood, horticulture, fruit and hop growing and wine production. Famous for its aromatic smoked seafood, Mapua’s refurbished wharf and waterfront is an essential stop for foodies. The Great Taste Trail comprises of a network of cycleways mostly graded Easy. The full circuit is 159km, and can be ridden across 3-5 days for a week of scenic riding. Discover the best of the Marlborough and Tasman regions on our exciting multi-adventure.
  5. Melton Estate

    Melton Estate

    Melton Estate is a boutique winery featuring a modern restaurant and event venue set on 12 acres in West Melton. Melton Estate is an easy 20 minute drive west of Christchurch, and only 10 minutes from the airport. Melton Estate serves great food that is matched to our handcrafted boutique wines. Guests can sample local wines that include: Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Riesling, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and an award-winning Sparkling Riesling known as “Summer Love”. The restaurant has an extensive menu including platters, salads and main meals. A range of homemade tasty desserts are a highlight. A children’s menu is also available. There is an excellent array of options for gluten-free and vegetarian guests.
  6. The Road Trip Privately Guided Ski Tours

    The Road Trip Privately Guided Ski Tours

    Let us transport you around some of the country’s most acclaimed ski-fields combined with some of the most sublime winter sightseeing activities that New Zealand has to offer guided by your own private driver/guide. A sample itinerary takes in two and a half full days skiing or snowboarding on some of New Zealand’s most stunning ski-fields, Christchurch ‘The Garden City’ and Queenstown ‘The Adventure Capital’. Experience Lake Tekapo and its pristine scenery and hot pools. Hike in Mt Cook National Park on one of our favourite trails with stunning glacier views and visit the Gibbston Valley Winery. Take a trip to the top of Queenstown’s Skyline Gondola and an action packed jet boat ride on the world famous Shotover Jet.
  7. 3 Day Central Otago Wineries Tour

    3 Day Central Otago Wineries Tour

    Explore the best that Queenstown and Central Otago have to offer on this 3 day scenery and winery tour. Enjoy a stunning lunch at Amisfield Bistro and Cellar Door (our personal favourite), explore the cellar doors of Bannockburn and find boutique wineries galore along the stunning Kawarau River near Queenstown.
  8. Explore Waipara Wine Tours

    Explore Waipara Wine Tours

    Your knowledgeable and experienced local driver will be your personal tour guide. Hear about wine history, winery backstories and regional information you wont get from just any driver. Our Explore Waipara Tour takes you to a minimum of 4 wineries in the Hurunui district from Christchurch. We believe the little things make the difference so snacks and bottled water are always included. Don't want to share your day with anyone? Then choose the Customised Private Tour. The Ultimate Waipara Tour guarantees you a unique experience with a helicopter flight to pyramid valley wines. Lunch is at Pegasus bay or Black Estate, truffle hunting with Kings truffles. Add on customised packages such as Greystone's private vineyard tour.
  9. Akaroa Helicopter North Canterbury Winery tour - departing from Akaroa

    Akaroa Helicopter North Canterbury Winery tour - departing from Akaroa

    What better way to spend your day off your cruise ship than taking a luxury helicopter tour to the wonderful wine region of Waipara in North Canterbury. Known for it's award winning Pinot Noir and Rieslings. A vast variety of wines will be presented to you from some iconic Waipara wineries for tastings, there will be time to grab a bite to eat - cost of lunch not included in price. New Zealand Alcohol Laws- You must be over 18 years of age to buy or consume alcohol. ID may be required
  10. Akaroa Winery

    Akaroa Winery

    Nestled in Takamatua Valley, the organic, family-owned vineyard is located on the north facing slopes of the lush hills of Banks Peninsula overlooking Takamatua Bay. We produce the highest quality grapes with every aspect of our growing and planting dedicated to the environment, using sustainable farming techniques. We believe that our fruit makes superior wines. We are focused on creating extraordinary age-worthy wines that express the unique characteristics of the fruit from Takamatua Valley. The rugged terrior of our vineyard produces wines with great intensity and finesse. Enjoy.
  11. Hurunui Tourism

    Hurunui Tourism

    Situated just a 40-minute drive from Christchurch, the Hurunui is a stunning place with a range of must-see attractions. Our most popular destination is Hanmer Springs – a pretty alpine village set amid towering mountains and forests. The offering here is huge – including the multi-million dollar Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa featuring New Zealand’s only aquatic thrill ride, the SuperBowl. There’s a large range of tourism activities here along with boutique shopping, excellent eateries and accommodation for every budget. The Waipara Valley is one of New Zealand’s premier wine regions with 74 vineyards and four unforgettable winery restaurants. The best way to explore the Hurunui is by road via Alpine Pacific Triangle touring route.
  12. Muddy Water Wines

    Muddy Water Wines

    Certified Organic Winery. The Tasting Room is part of the Greystone Winery complex at 376 Omihi Rd, Waipara. Come by to taste our award winning Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinotage. Just north of Christchurch, our cellardoor is open Monday - Sunday from 11am to 4pm. Dark soils, clear skies, warm breezes. Our wines capture the essence of this special place; just open a bottle and you're transported here. Each vineyard block creates a unique wine with its own story to tell.
  13. Riverview Lodge - Fly Fishing for Trophy Brown Trout

    Riverview Lodge - Fly Fishing for Trophy Brown Trout

    Riverview Lodge prides itself for its big fish that average over 5 pounds, sourced from one of the 15 rivers available, amongst some of New Zealand's most exquisite landscapes. Their friendly hosts and staff, who value good old fashioned hospitality & provided fine New Zealand cuisine. A day out with a Riverview fishing guide is an experience of a lifetime. For the non fisherman there is also plenty to do in the local town of Hanmer Springs, with world class thermal pools & Day Spa, offering massage & beauty treatments; lovely forest walks, local winery, good retail shopping, & great coffee shops. Transfers to and fro Lodge FOC. Riverview Lodge also offers free laundry service, Wifi, large gardens & views.