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  1. Christchurch Astro Tours

    Christchurch Astro Tours

    Christchurch Astro Tours are proud to introduce you to the southern night sky. Operating from a location a mere 30 minutes south of central Christchurch, we start our night with a short talk, before showcasing the highlights of the evening with a sky tour. After which you are free to observe the nights objects through the telescope (which uses high quality optics) and ask questions. Our local dark sky tour guides are keen stargazers and can talk you through the various delights of the southern night sky. Depending on the night you may view the moon in detail or observe planets or if conditions allow, see fascinating nebulae and galaxies. The astronomy tour is aimed at visitors to...
  2. Christchurch CBD Tour

    Christchurch CBD Tour

    Cruise around Christchurch’s CBD or take a longer trip to view Christchurch from the Port Hills. Prefer something faster, take a motorway blast for a longer thrill. We aim to please, so tell us where you want to go, we will customize an exiting ride to suit. Wineries or the beach, or maybe just heading to the airport, let us take you on something different.
  3. Christchurch City and Bays - Summits to Sea. The Past, Present and Future

    Christchurch City and Bays - Summits to Sea. The Past, Present and Future

    Enjoy a relaxing look around Christchurch City and outlying areas of interest. Our experienced guide Vicky who will give you all the local hints of where to go, what to do, great places to eat or enjoy a home made picnic lunch. We drive high on the Volcanic rim to view the stunning scenery of the Southern Alps, Harbours, Port Hills, Lyttelton and Christchurch with a birds eye view. Stopping for coffee, photos & history up dates. Christchurch City Circuit - hear stories about the earthquake rebuild. History of the shared highlights of places to visit eg: Rutherford's Den, Christchurch Museum, Regent Street, Botanical Gardens walk. ​
  4. Christchurch City Self-Guided Bike Tour

    Christchurch City Self-Guided Bike Tour

    Kia Ora! Welcome to Ōtautahi - Christchurch. Known for its English heritage, our little city is located on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island. Flat, bottomed punts glide on the Avon River which meanders through the city centre. On its banks are cycling paths, the green expanse of Hagley Park and the Christchurch Botanic Gardens. Riding a bike is simply the best way to discover our city. Let our guidance take you on a journey of Christchurch’s rich history, dating back hundreds of years to the early Māori and British settlers. Finally take a ride through the dramatically changing central city and discover how our place is reemerging after a natural disaster as one of the most...
  5. Christchurch Icelandic Horse Treks

    Christchurch Icelandic Horse Treks

    We offer rides from 1 to 2.5 hours in small groups of up to 5 persons. All riding levels are catered for and one beginner per ride can be taken on a lead rope. The riding tempo is adjusted to suit the level of the riders. Icelandic Horses are small but they are very strong and can easily carry even heavy adults. They have a friendly nature and are relaxed and easy to handle. On all our horses you can enjoy the special gait called "tölt" which is unique to Icelandic Horses. It is about as fast as trot, but much more comfortable to ride. Opening hours are flexible and bookings are essential as the departure times vary depending on the tides. Our business is located close to Spencer...
  6. Christchurch Paragliding

    Christchurch Paragliding

    We offer tandem flights from seven different locations around chch including Taylor's Mistake, one of the best coastal flying sites in New Zealand. Take-off is only 10 min drive from both quirky Lyttelton and the beautiful Sumner Village - great places to explore, shop or grab a coffee after your flight. Paragliding truly is a special and memorable experience which can relax, inspire, and thrill all in one flight. We aim to stay in the air for 10-30 min to give you good value for money and a decent time to soak in this incredible experience.
  7. Christchurch Running Tours

    Christchurch Running Tours

    Find out more about Christchurch’s rich history and vibrant past, the seismic forces, and the city’s plans for the future. Your knowledgeable local guide will take you to Christchurch’s major sights and heritage buildings, outstanding green spaces, as well as innovative new shops, buildings and art initiatives. All on the run - at your own comfortable pace. • 1 to 1 ½ hour running pleasure for runners of all abilities • Scheduled and customised running tours available • Personal or small groups (typically 2-4 participants per tour) • For tourists and business travellers We can also organise guided trail runs.
  8. Christchurch Transitional "Cardboard" Cathedral

    Christchurch Transitional "Cardboard" Cathedral

    The "Cardboard" Cathedral opened after the devastating earthquakes of 2011 damaged the old Cathedral. It was one of the first new buildings to be constructed after the quakes and has become an icon of the city that is on every visitor's "must see" list. In the heart of the city, it is an extraordinary space. The walls are waves of cardboard drawing the eyes upwards and the roof is a thin translucent skin. It is one of very few buildings in the world made substantially of cardboard, and certainly the only Cathedral! Visitors are offered guided tours or brochures in a number of languages. The Cathedral shop sells a wide range of quality Cathedral and New Zealand gifts. The Cathedral...
  9. Christchurch Urban Wellness Escape

    Christchurch Urban Wellness Escape

    Set aside a weekend for yourself and someone special in your life who deserves a little break, and feel refreshed and rejuvenated by our Christchurch Urban Wellness Escape. Staying for two nights in the modern Sudima City Hotel, enjoy a relaxing weekend experiencing some of the Christchurch’s ultimate wellness spots. Start your morning right with the highly sought-after Sunrise Soak session at He Puna Taimoana New Brighton Hot Pools, and enjoy meditation and a mocktail as you watch the sunrise over the ocean views. Clear your mind through unlimited access to yoga classes at Apollo Power Yoga studio, and unwind with a bike ride through Christchurch's famous Hagley Park. Wrap up your day by...
  10. Christ's College Guided Tours

    Christ's College Guided Tours

    Founded in 1850 as part of the Anglican foundation for Christchurch, Christ’s College is an independent boys’ boarding and day school. Visit our unique campus with its outstanding collection of heritage buildings, located in the heart of the central city framed by the River Avon, and bordering Hagley Park and the Botanic Gardens. Our guides all have a personal link with the school. As either past students, staff or parents, their knowledge of and passion for Christ’s College shows. They would love the opportunity to share this with you. Begin your tour at 10am, and appreciate the architectural highlights of our campus, such as Big School, the Dining Hall, the Chapel and...
  11. Clearwater Golf Club

    Clearwater Golf Club

    Walk in the footsteps of Clearwater graduates such as Jason Dufner, Bubba Watson and New Zealand's own World Number 1 Lydia Ko on our manicured fairways and greens surrounded by natural spring-fed lakes. The course features both the standard Par 72 championship layout (5 tees) and an Executive Par 60 “30|30″ challenge designed by Sir Bob Charles. Our championship pedigree is reflected in the attention to detail in the daily course setup and care. The course is playable by golfers of all abilities and offers a rewarding experience for players of all abilities. We are located just a few minutes from Christchurch Airport. Visitors are always welcome.
  12. Coach Journeys New Zealand

    Coach Journeys New Zealand

    We Support Our Guests First Our NZ coach specialist team have visited numerous countries and they enjoy sharing travel memories with friends, like-minded people and family. We feel that by offering the comfort of a trustworthy coach tour operator and our dedicated 24/7 support when visiting New Zealand, others can create and share wonderful stories to take home too. Connection & Care Our team cares. We understand that when it comes to coach touring in another country, there is nothing better than honest local expert advice and comfort. We have a broad range of NZ coach touring packages to suit every need and by connecting with our guests we know we can deliver a supportive...
  13. CodeBreakers

    CodeBreakers

    Crate Escape runs exciting escape room games in the middle of Christchurch. You and a group of friends are confined to a room, full of hidden clues, locks and puzzles for 60 minutes. Your goal is to solve all the puzzles and escape with time to spare! Crate Escape is great for friends and family or as a team-building activity for your staff, co-workers, school, club or other group. Everyone must work together to escape from the room.
  14. Cotons Cottage

    Cotons Cottage

    This wonderful historic place suffered extensive damage during the earthquake of September 4, 2010. Coton's Cottage was rebuilt and reopened to the public in 2014. The Hororata Historical society opens the cottage and the nearby museum on site on fine Sunday afternoons. The Hororata Historical Society now manages the reserve that Coton's Cottage sits in, and they have furnished the restored cottage from their collection of local artefacts. Drop by and be entranced by this humble dwelling. Have a picnic in the reserve.
  15. Cruise Ship Sightseeing and Transfers

    Cruise Ship Sightseeing and Transfers

    Pickup in Lyttelton at Lyttelton Information Centre. Take to the Christchurch Gondola for opening at 10am. Wait while you go up and down. Travel into the city by trike and CBD trip around the city. You are then free to enjoy time in the city. We would suggest you do the HOHO tram trip also around the central city(this goes where we cannot!) and gives a very good history of the city and how the earthquakes affected the city. The tram trip and gondola have a combined ticket that may be prebooked or purchased at the Gondola. Other suggestions Art Gallery, Arts Centre, Ravenscar House, Botanic Gardens, and Earthquake memorial. We can then meet up again and transfer you back to Lyttleton by...
  16. Cycle Ventures  - Twizel

    Cycle Ventures - Twizel

    We are an outdoor adventure company based in Oamaru. We have over 20 years of experience in delivering bespoke adventures to hundreds of clients. Our company is proud to be in the Otago region and live in a fantastic playground. We have been operating on the trail the day it was open and our Alps 2 Ocean cycle tours have become our specialty. We have gone out of the way to deliver, what we believe, is the best A2O tour on the market. We make sure you are looked after and succeed in the goals of your adventure. Enjoy our amazing hospitality and care. The locations of our picnics are legendary and the variety of food on them wide and of high quality. Just look at our tripadvisor reviews...
  17. Cycle Ventures  - Twizel, Twizel

    Cycle Ventures - Twizel, Twizel

    This means you can either ride further each day or we can drive sections of the track - saving your legs for the very best the A2O has to offer! Our A2O Express can be modified to suit the length of time you have. Please enquire and we will design it to suit your requirements; we can arrange dates to suit you.
  18. Discover Christchurch Tour

    Discover Christchurch Tour

    Explore Christchurch City with Endeavour NZ Tours. We start the day by collecting you from your accommodation in Christchurch City before taking you to the Antigua Boatsheds for a Punt along the Avon River. We will provide a warming cup of tea or coffee for you. A ride on the historic trams follows before a food tasting at Little High Eatery, a wider tour of Christchurch City, its coastline and port town of Lyttleton then a ride up the Christchurch Gondola for incredible views of Christchurch and Canterbury. We will return you to your accommodation.
  19. Discover Rural New Zealand - Multi Day Farming & Leisure Tour

    Discover Rural New Zealand - Multi Day Farming & Leisure Tour

    Experience the very best of New Zealand’s farming, regional specialties and diverse scenery as you explore one of the world’s most beautiful countries! Visit a wide range of farms and enterprises in differing environments - a wonderful opportunity to meet local farming families and enjoy genuine Kiwi hospitality. You’ll also learn about Māori culture, unique nature and other treasures of Aotearoa New Zealand. Wonderful Fiordland National Park option. Our tours include many meals, 4 Star hotel/lodge accommodation, modern coach transportation, a knowledgeable guide plus visits to top farms and attractions. You will thoroughly experiencing New Zealand with fellow travellers who share your...
  20. DOC Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park Visitor Centre

    DOC Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park Visitor Centre

    Visitor centres are staffed by DOC rangers who have firsthand, in-depth local knowledge about: •Walks and hiking - short walks, multi-day hikes, Great Walks •Track conditions, weather, and safety •Hut and Campsite bookings •Heritage sites •Cycleways •Maps •Marine reserves •Conservation projects •Local stories, legends and history - our nature, our people •Gateway to Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park Hours: Oct-April 8:30am-5:00pm daily May-Sept 8:30am-4:30pm daily
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