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Skydive Mt Cook

Skydive Mt Cook

New Zealand's most spectacular skydive. Epic views of Lake Pukaki, Aoraki/Mt Cook and the Southern Alps. Located between Queenstown/Wanaka and Christchurch. Freefall from the best piece of sky this beautiful country has to offer. Experience the most thrilling, adrenaline-pumped adventure, as you take on the highest Mt. Cook skydive, jumping from 10-15,000ft above one of the most magical locations in the world with Skydive Mt. Cook. An authentic kiwi experience.
SKYTRACK

SKYTRACK

To escape crowds and connect with nature in an intimate yet comfortable manner you don't need to spend a lot of money. The new SKYTRACK provides that opportunity for young and old alike. An unforgettable experience of watching stars while cozily relaxing in your bed, walking over the hills while enjoying breathtaking scenery and forgetting about troubles of your life will be just a few highlights of SKYTRACK. Affordable price makes it available to young backpackers as well ($50 per person).
Snowshoeing in the Southern Alps - Lake Tekapo and Mount Cook

Snowshoeing in the Southern Alps - Lake Tekapo and Mount Cook

Why hang up your tramping boots in winter? What better way to escape the city than to strap on some snowshoes and explore our high country on snowshoes. Go with a guide, who will lead you along ridges, up peaks for grand views of the Southern Alps and along giggling mountain streams, decorated with amazing ice formations. Each day the refreshment of the exercise is capped off with relaxation beside a warm fire in a cosy mountain hut, with meals cooked for you. Don't let winter hibernation take over - get out and experience the wonder of a white wilderness transformed by snow.
South Island Adventure Fly Fishing

South Island Adventure Fly Fishing

South Island Adventure Fly Fishing provides affordable and very memorable fly fishing trips/tours to exciting and very scenic trout fishing locations in the beautiful Canterbury and Westland regions of New Zealand's South Island. All of our fly fishing is close quarters and very visually focused, as we target medium to large Brown and Rainbow Trout from 2.5lb - 10lb+ in very scenic river, stream and still-water locations. We always aim to provide the client with the trip of a life time, with every aspect of their preferences for scenery, wildlife encounters and fish species/size all taken into consideration when planning and executing their trip. Member of the NZ Professional Fishing...
South Island Tours

South Island Tours

It pleases us to introduce our range of exclusive small-group overnight and multi-day scenic tours. With a range of expertly prepared and carefully curated overnight, three day, and five to seven days duration tours, our scenic tours span the South Island of New Zealand, and have something for everyone. We can also provide photography tuition in addition to the tour itself at no extra fee. For the landscape and nature lover, we will take you to the place you need to be, often off the beaten path. Each tour is designed especially for small private groups of two to six guests and are all inclusive; everything needed for that tour is included in the price: All accommodation, meals,...
Southern Wanderer Scenic Wildlife Cruises - Akaroa

Southern Wanderer Scenic Wildlife Cruises - Akaroa

Southern Wanderer Scenic Cruises is a 100% local family owned/operated boating business. We have lived in Akaroa for 40 years & are dedicated to sharing our favourite places with you - knowledge & stories about this special place that we call home. Our vessel is safe, fast & comfortable, allowing us to get down the harbour quickly to spend more time with the wildlife in the marine reserve & beyond. Our trips pass historic sites of national significance & you will see native flora & fauna, often penguins, albatrosses, palm trees - whatever finds us out there in their wild & natural habitats. We visit places where the volcanic formation of the peninsula is vividly displayed. Enquire for...
Southern World New Zealand  - Christchurch Airport , Christchurch

Southern World New Zealand - Christchurch Airport , Christchurch

Long before New Zealand became a popular filming location for movies such as Lord of the Rings or X-Men Southern World was in the business of creating blockbuster vacations for travelers wishing to experience the best of what New Zealand had to offer. When you deal with Southern World you are dealing with experts. We are passionate about New Zealand and take great pride in delivering client satisfaction. We can create the ideal itinerary to suit your budget, interests and travel style. Southern World do not run regular tours we work with each individual client to come up with their own personal travel itinerary, no two clients are the same. Contact us today to see how we can...
Southshore Eco Tours

Southshore Eco Tours

Explore remarkable nature right in the city’s front yard. Our affordable private eco tours journey through the internationally acclaimed wetlands and sandspit area of coastal Christchurch. This unique habitat is home to over 120 bird species (including the migratory godwits) with numbers swelling to over 30,000. Many more creatures thrive in the waters, under the mud, and in the surrounding flora. The Avon-Heathcote Ihutai Estuary and Southshore Spit area has a rich geological, ecological, and settlement history. This everchanging environment is also affected by earthquakes, tsunamis, human activity, pollution, and sea-level rise due to climate change. Our tours include short walks, with...
Stay Mt Cook Village Heli-Ski Tasman Glacier

Stay Mt Cook Village Heli-Ski Tasman Glacier

Location - Mackenzie Country In the heart of the South Island, within a three to four-hour drive from Christchurch, you will have breath-taking views of mountains (Aoraki Mt Cook), glaciers, lakes and braided rivers. Extraordinary skiing for a range of skiing abilities can be found on a local glacier, reached only by ski plane or helicopter and accompanied by a guide. If you are looking for something a little closer to Christchurch and not so extravagant, stay in Lake Tekapo Village, visit the Earth & Sky Stargazing at night and ski Roundhill by day - the family-friendly place to ski. Tour Duration: Allow a minimum of two days.
Stoddart Cottage Gallery

Stoddart Cottage Gallery

A visit to Stoddart Cottage is an essential part of an enjoyable day out in Diamond Harbour, a small settlement on sun-drenched cliffs overlooking Lyttelton Harbour. You can drive to Diamond Harbour or use public transport catching No. 28 Bus from Christchurch to Lyttelton which connects with the Black Cat ferry to cross the harbour. You will find Stoddart Cottage after a short walk up from the wharf. Beautifully-sited Stoddart Cottage is the oldest colonial dwelling in Diamond Harbour and birthplace of impressionist painter Margaret Olrogg Stoddart (1865-1934). Art exhibitions change each month: painting, ceramics, textile art or photography. The gallery is staffed by friendly...
Stoked Surf School Tapui

Stoked Surf School Tapui

Stoked surf school specialize in giving budding surfers the confidence to get in the water and try surfing for the first time. Providing warm comfortable wetsuits and the perfect board to help you on your way to a positive surfing journey. Our experienced coaching staff offer great advice, guidance, and support in all areas of surfing from surf technique to reading the waves and avoiding the crowds. Build your confidence through surfing in weekly groups or try a one off lesson. A surfing lesson is the perfect safe, fun activity to do either with a group of friends or family.
Stop. Listen, and Feel - Men's Retreat by Hassan

Stop. Listen, and Feel - Men's Retreat by Hassan

Escape to Men's only full immersion retreat in Craigieburn Forest. You will leave with a different perspective on life, knowing that you are more powerful than you can imagine and you have support around you when you need it. Creating a group of friends around you that you can truely trust is only a small part of this retreat.Take some time away and unplug to get re-energised with others in an incredible setting. Includes 2 nights accommodation at the Forest Lodge in Craigieburn, all meals/snacks, with plenty of vegan/vegetarian and gluten-free options available which is provided by our epic on-site chef Pedro. Breakfast will be made together by the group with plenty of options available....
Stravon Safaris

Stravon Safaris

We are a full service, outdoors driven, tourism operation based out of Stravon Station, a pristine wilderness property nestled in South Canterbury's world famous Hunters Hills, home to arguably the finest game animals in New Zealand. We help our guests achieve their objectives by giving them an experience that captures the very essence of what hunting & fly fishing in New Zealand is all about. We do this through conservation, passion and the sheer natural beauty of New Zealand.
Sunrise and Sunset Flights

Sunrise and Sunset Flights

Photographers speak of the magic or golden hour — the first hour after sunrise or the final hour before sunset — magical moments as the light changes and the snowy peaks and sky appear bathed in pink and gold. As the sun rises or sets, take flight with Mackenzie Helicopters for an extraordinary opportunity to experience New Zealand’s highest mountains at their most breathtaking. Don’t forget your camera to capture the memories, the gorgeous golden glow and pretty pink hues. Perfect for a special or romantic occasion; even more fabulous combined with a landing for a champagne breakfast or a visit to the Bad Decision high-altitude whisky bar.
SUP (Stand Up Paddle boarding)

SUP (Stand Up Paddle boarding)

It would be sacrilegious, not to mention impossible, for us to offer something that granted you the power to walk on water. So instead we're blessing you with the ability of paddling on water – the closest we can get to the real deal. It's your chance to give this popular sport a go. Get up close with New Zealand marine life. For beginners and advanced.
Supa Karts - Next Level Racing

Supa Karts - Next Level Racing

We have a great variety of different race types, race speeds at Supa Karts Next Level, that allows us to cater from children as young as 4 years old, and our oldest racers are in their 90's. We have family rides, adult rides, race meets and competitions/leagues available. Our karts here are the fastest go karts in New Zealand with a maximum speed of 35kph, the maximum legal limit for indoor racing. We have an excellent fleet of top quality French engineered and manufactured, SODI Go Karts. Built for safety and speed, they can really get you around our track fast.
Tasman Glacier Helihike

Tasman Glacier Helihike

Tasman Glacier Helihike offers easy access to the realm of the mountaineer. With your mountain guide, you will fly high onto the white ice of NZ’s longest glacier– the mighty Tasman. We meet our guests at Mt Cook Airport, provide a safety briefing, and equipment check. Then we embark on a thrilling helicopter flight into the mountains. You land at 1,200 metres above sea level and spend up to 2 hours in the mountains. This is a guided interpretative trek on the white ice. The gently undulating terrain is an amazing landscape of fluted ice, runnels, moulins, and sinuous winding streamlets. As your crampons bite into the ice, you will trek on gentle undulating terrain, below the highest peaks...
Te Whare Waiutuutu Kate Sheppard House

Te Whare Waiutuutu Kate Sheppard House

This Category 1 listed house is one of New Zealand’s most significant social and political landmarks. It was the home of Kate Sheppard from 1888 until 1902, during her most active years of the campaign for women's rights. Discover the story of Kate's life and family history, her hopes, efforts and achievements, and the legacy of political and social change she contributed to. Te Whare Waiutuutu Kate Sheppard House is now proudly cared for by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga. The stunning kauri villa sits on an acre of botanical beauty, hidden behind a tall green hedge in suburban Christchurch.
Tekapo Trek

Tekapo Trek

The Tekapo Trek is in the Two Thumb Range overlooking Lake Tekapo. It is available in 2 and 3 day options and also as a guided snowshoeing trip in winter. It is based from the fully stocked Rex Simpson hut, so that means pack weight is kept to a minimum. The area encompasses the spectacular landscapes of ice-steepened mountains and broad glaciated valleys of Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation Park. Views of Mount Cook and surrounding peaks are spectacular from Snake Ridge on your way up to the 2070m Beuzenberg Peak. This is the highest point on the Te Araroa Trail If you are new to overnight hiking, then this is an ideal introduction, especially for familiy groups.
Temple Basin Ski Field

Temple Basin Ski Field

Temple Basin offers catered accommodation and has 3 rope tows in Arthur's Pass National Park. It is a club ski field which means it is run by volunteers and any operational profits go back into maintaining and running the ski area. Access to the ski area is via a walking track that generally takes around 45 minutes. A goodslift is available to carry bags, skis, and other equipment up to the ski lodge. The lodge is comfortable with heaters, hot showers, a drying room, a bar, a full time chef, and bunk room style accommodation and can host up to 65 guests.
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