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Dark Sky

Dark Sky

Just a stones throw away from Stravon lies an unspoiled region of New Zealand. Glaciers, jagged peaks, pristine rivers & backcountry spring creeks make up a region that’s silence is as large as the region is vast. The snow and glaciers from NZ's highest peaks spawn hundreds of gushing streams, rivers and lakes across a landscape that offers scenery and sport of the highest calibre. Our bank side lodgings provide the angler with dawn to dusk access to waters teeming with trout & salmon. Fish as long as you like, there’s no rush, but as the lights go out you’ll discover stars, planets & constellations catching your attention but rest assured the fighting brown that just took your fly...
Dark Sky Project

Dark Sky Project

Formerly Earth & Sky, Dark Sky Project is proud to be New Zealand’s premier stargazing and observatory experience located in one of the best regions in the world for seeing the night skies. Exclusive to Dark Sky Project, enjoy a world leading experience at any of our evening locations: the University of Canterbury Mt John Observatory and Cowan’s Observatory. Our world-first multimedia Dark Sky Experience allows you to discover the night skies from a unique cultural and scientific perspective during the day and in all-weather conditions. Dark Sky Project is also home to two exquisite eateries: Dark Sky Diner and Astro Café. Both boast spectacular views of the region, friendly service...
Dolphin Encounter

Dolphin Encounter

Kaikoura is famous for marine mammals and birdlife and is regarded as the best place in New Zealand to view whales, albatross and to swim with dolphins. The Dolphin Encounter tour offers swimming with the dusky dolphins but if swimming is not for you, watching from the comfort of the boat is equally as special an experience. Tours operate three times a day in the summer months at 5.30am, 8.30am and 12.30pm and two times a day in the winter months at 8.30am and 12.30pm. Swimmers are provided with a full wetsuit, snorkel, mask and fins and only need to bring their own swimsuit, towel and small gear bag for their clothing, to take on the boat with them. Previous snorkelling experience is...
Dolphin Encounter in Kaikōura | Rail Escape

Dolphin Encounter in Kaikōura | Rail Escape

Setting off in the early morning from Christchurch, your journey begins on the Coastal Pacific train soaking up the scenery. Then, in the afternoon you'll be heading out to sea to enjoy the world's largest seabird - the albatross. On day two you'll enjoy Dusky Dolphins as they captivate your heart with their acrobatic ability and energy. Often described as the most incredible dolphin show you are likely to see. Inclusions: Coastal Pacific train (return), morning tea & dinner onboard, packed lunch and guided sightseeing tour of Kaikōura. Kaikōura accommodation, dolphin encounter experience, breakfast and transfers.
Driftwood Eco-Tours, 5 Day Tour Kaikoura

Driftwood Eco-Tours, 5 Day Tour Kaikoura

Where the Seaward Kaikōura Range meets the Kaikoura Canyon, is an area steeped in heritage. This tour will introduce you to the area’s kaitiaki. Highlights include: Meeting Rebekah and David Kelly of Woodchester farm, who will share their experience of the 2016 earthquake, which caused a slip to block the Leader River, forming Lake Rebekah. Visiting Ferniehurst Farm where you can take a ‘selfie’ at the foot of a 120 year old Eucalyptus. Visiting historic musterer’s huts and take in views over Muzzle and Molesworth Station. Your guides will share intriguing stories of the early settlers. Scenic helicopter flight. Private boat charter to view the Hutton's Shearwaters and visiting 3 Queen...
Escape Artists Christchurch

Escape Artists Christchurch

Escape Artists currently offers 6 different Escape Rooms. These need your best problem solving hats on so you can uncover the secrets and solve the puzzles. We have had great responses from families travelling through Christchurch that have come in and experienced this activity and it has really brought them together in some fun, clean, family bonding. There is a minimum of two people per room and a recommended maximum of 6. We are always happy to answer any questions you have.
Four Seasons Safaris New Zealand

Four Seasons Safaris New Zealand

Pristine mountains and streams, crisp clean air, hear the sound of native birds, view wild game animals while on top of the world in the Southern Alps or Kaikoura Ranges with Four Seasons Safaris. Two breathtaking locations, 2hrs Nth of Christchurch, Terrace Downs Resort, our main base. Hunt red stag, fallow, elk, or the mountainous alpine tahr & chamois, enjoy a round golf, indulge at the spa or hot springs, the options are endless. Kaikoura, where the mountains meet the ocean. Hunt thousands of acres with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, whale watch, scenic flights & more. Luxury lodge, wilderness cabin to camp outs in high country beauty. Satisfaction guaranteed. Year round...
Fox II Sailing Adventures Ltd

Fox II Sailing Adventures Ltd

Relax and soak up the sun, sea and hills or take part as one of the crew. See Hectors dolphins, yellow-eyed and blue penguins, New Zealand fur seals, albatross and other sea birds. Be surrounded by giant volcanic sea cliffs, caves and rock formations along the journey. A guaranteed highlight of your trip that you will remember for the rest of your life. See all the wildlife of Akaroa Harbour, dolphin viewings guaranteed and join in or just relax. Learn about local history, tour the harbour the eco-friendly way and enjoy real Pacific Ocean sailing (not just Akaroa Harbour).
Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 10 Days | Cities and Coastal

Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 10 Days | Cities and Coastal

Our 10-Day Classic Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Auckland to Christchurch by scenic train, you will visit both the North and South Island while having free time to add unique and immersive activities to your journey. Your tour will include an experienced Tour Director, Wellington and Christchurch city tours, Marlborough wine experience, two world-famous scenic train journeys, Cook Strait ferry crossing and 3.5- 4-star accommodation as well as select meals and excursions. Join us for a truly remarkable New Zealand rail adventure.
Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 11 Days | Spectacular South

Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 11 Days | Spectacular South

Our 11-Day Signature Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Wellington to Queenstown, you will visit both the North and South Island while experiencing interesting cities and unique activities. Imagine witnessing amazing scenery, watching whales breaching in their wild habitat and wandering through ancient forests. Your tour will include: experienced Tour Director, city, wildlife and nature excursions, food & wine experiences, two world-class scenic train journeys, Cook Strait crossing and 4-4.5 Star accommodation as well as select meals and excursions. Join us for a truly remarkable New...
Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 12 Days | Cities and Seas

Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 12 Days | Cities and Seas

Our 12-Day Signature Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Auckland to Christchurch, you will visit both the North and South Island while experiencing interesting cities and unique activities. Imagine exploring glow-worm lit caves, watching whales breaching in their wild habitat and meeting endangered species. Your tour will include: experienced Tour Director, garden, city, wildlife and nature excursions. Food & wine experiences, two World-class scenic train journeys. Cook Strait crossing and 4-4.5 -star accommodation as well as select meals and excursions. Join us for a truly...
Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 15 Days | NZ Highlights

Fully Guided North & South Island Rail Tour | 15 Days | NZ Highlights

Our 15-Day Classic Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Auckland to Queenstown by scenic train, you will visit both the North and South Island while having free time to add unique and immersive activities to your journey. Your tour will include an experienced Tour Director, Wellington and Christchurch city tours, Marlborough wine experience, Punakaiki (Pancake Rocks), West Coast Treetops Aerial Walkway, three world-famous scenic train journeys, Cook Strait ferry crossing and 3.5-4-star accommodation as well as select meals and excursions. Join us for a truly remarkable New Zealand rail...
Fully Guided North to South Island Rail Tour | 6 Days | Captivating Coast

Fully Guided North to South Island Rail Tour | 6 Days | Captivating Coast

Our 6-Day Signature Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Wellington to Christchurch, you will visit both the North and South Island while experiencing interesting cities and unique activities. Imagine sipping wine along the vines, watching whales breaching in their wild habitat and wandering through ancient forests. Your tour will include: experienced Tour Director, cty, wildlife and nature excursions, food & wine experiences, Coastal Pacific Scenic Train Journey, Cook Strait crossing and 4-4.5 Star accommodation as well as select meals and excursions. Join us for a truly remarkable...
Fully Guided North to South Island Rail Tour | 6 Days | Coastal Highlights

Fully Guided North to South Island Rail Tour | 6 Days | Coastal Highlights

Our 6-Day Classic Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Wellington to Christchurch by scenic train, you will experience both the North and South Island while having free time to add unique and immersive activities to your journey. Your tour will include an experienced Tour Director, Christchurch city tour, Cook Strait ferry crossing, Coastal Pacific scenic train journey and free time and optional excursions to personalise your holiday. Join us for a truly remarkable New Zealand rail adventure.
Fully Guided South Island Rail Tour | 11 Days | Southern Highlights

Fully Guided South Island Rail Tour | 11 Days | Southern Highlights

Our 11-Day Classic Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Christchurch to Queenstown by scenic train and private coach, you will visit the South Island while having free time to add unique and immersive activities to your journey. Your tour will include an experienced Tour Director, Christchurch city tours, Punakaiki (Pancake Rocks), West Coast Treetops Aerial Walkway, TranzAlpine scenic train journey and 3.5-4-star accommodation as well as select meals and excursions. Join us for a truly remarkable New Zealand rail adventure.
Fully Guided South Island Rail Tour | 7 Days | Alpine Highlights

Fully Guided South Island Rail Tour | 7 Days | Alpine Highlights

Our 7-Day Classic Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Christchurch to Queenstown by scenic train, you will the South Island while having free time to add unique and immersive activities to your journey. Your tour will include: experienced Travel Director, Punakaiki (Pancake Rocks), West Coast Treetops Aerial Walkway, TranzAlpine scenic train journey and free time and optional excursions to personalise your holiday. Join us for a truly remarkable New Zealand rail adventure.
Fully Guided South Island Rail Tour | 7 Days | Inspirational Alps

Fully Guided South Island Rail Tour | 7 Days | Inspirational Alps

Our 7-Day Signature Tour will take you to hand-picked New Zealand destinations so you can learn about New Zealand’s people, places and culture. Travelling from Christchurch to Queenstown, you will visit both the North and South Island while experiencing interesting cities and unique activities. Imagine travelling through the Southern Alps to wander through ancient forests before exploring glistening lakes. Your tour will include: experienced Tour Director, nature & food excursions, TranzAlpine Scenic train journey and 4-4.5 Star accommodation as well as select meals and excursions. Join us for a truly remarkable New Zealand rail adventure.
Garden City Helicopters

Garden City Helicopters

Join New Zealand’s most experienced and trusted Helicopter operator - Garden City Helicopters on an adventure to discover the very best scenery of Christchurch and Canterbury. Choose from any one of our helicopter adventure packages: City sights, whale watching, winery lunch, luxury lodge transfers, mountain top landings at altitude on a snowy mountain peak, view Aoraki Mount Cook up close, remote romantic picnic with a loved one, Akaroa HeliGin. Or let us help you create your perfect heli charter. Weddings & elopement packages available. Cooperate and Incentive specialists. Garden City Helicopters is a division of GCH Aviation.
Garden City Helicopters - Christchurch City Scenic Flight

Garden City Helicopters - Christchurch City Scenic Flight

Otautahi, Christchurch is the city of exploration, where urban regeneration, Culture and heritage thrive. A city constantly evolving, giving visitors something new to explore. Your pilot will inform and entertain, whilst taking in views of the newest city in New Zealand, lush greenery of Hagley Park and Botanic Gardens. "The Garden City". The red zone of Christchurch, once filled with homes prior to the earthquakes is now a holistic project to connect people, river and land. Known as the Ōtākaro Avon River Corridor project. Port Hills into Banks Peninsula a extinct volcano, making up Akaroa and Diamond Harbours. A coastline view of Pegasus Bay as you travel over Sumner Beach towards the...
GCH Aviation - Helicopter Experiences

GCH Aviation - Helicopter Experiences

GCH Aviation offer helicopter scenic flight experiences around New Zealand with bases in Christchurch, Kaikoura, Greymouth, Nelson and Wellington. 100% New Zealand family owned and operated company with over 39 years experience. Safe, affordable and convenient aviation solutions, helicopters , Private Jet Centre 24-hour FBO service and a Challenger 604 charter jet for national and international charter. GCH Aviation is the only New Zealand aviation company to be accepted as a Virtuoso supplier. Helicopters for FIT, MICE, incentive groups and corporate travel - let us help with your planning within your budget.
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