Activities

Mt Cook and Lake Tekapo Day Tour (Private Tour)

Enjoy a private day tour to Aoraki/Mount Cook - the tallest mountain in New Zealand. Visit the picturesque town of Lake Tekapo, admire stunning alpine views from Lake Pukaki, and enjoy a delicious buffet lunch at the Hermitage Hotel.

TOURS HIGHLIGHTS:
1. Enjoy a day trip from Christchurch to discover incredible glaciers, lakes and rivers
2. Sample award-winning cheese at a local cheese factory in Geraldine
3. Visit the iconic Church of Good Shepherd and Bronze Sheepdog Statue in Lake Tekapo
4. Admire Lake Pukaki, the largest lake in Mackenzie region, and stunning alpine scenery
5. Savor a delicious buffet lunch with spectacular views at the Hermitage Hotel
6.Explore one of the many alpine walks in Mount Cook National Park

TOUR DESCRIPTION:
Experience dramatic glacier lakes, snow-capped mountains, and beautiful alpine walks on a private day trip from Christchurch. Home to Southern Alps, Aoraki/Mount Cook is the highest mountain in New Zealand at a height of 3724 meters.
After pick-up from your hotel, journey to Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park, located a 4 hours' drive though spectacular and breathtaking landscapes. Stretch your legs at the historic town of Geraldine and treat your taste buds at an artisan cheese shop, or browse for Merino and Alpaca fleece clothing. Visit the heart of Mackenzie Country, the captivatingly turquoise Lake Tekapo, the iconic Church of Good Shepherd, and the well-recognized statue of Sheepdog. Travel through Lake Pukaki and admire stunning views of Mt. Cook from a distance.
Arrive at your final destination of Mount Cook where you'll savor a scrumptious buffet lunch at Hermitage Hotel. Enjoy 3 hours of free time to explore Mount Cook village, take on one of the many walks, enjoy an optional scenic flight (at your own cost), or visit Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre. Then, rejoin your guide for the return scenic journey to Christchurch.

Please Bring

Warm Jacket & Walking Shoes

Restrictions

Minimum booking for 2 pax required to operate this activity.

Duration

12 Hours>

Other Information

1.Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
2.Not wheelchair accessible.
3.A small amount of walking is involved so wear comfortable walking shoes.
4.Approximately 3 hrs of free time in Mount Cook National Park for lunch, enjoy a scenic walk or your preferred activity.
5.Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
6.This is a Private Tour (only your group will participate ).
7.Stroller accessible Near public transportation & Infant seats available.

Arthur's Pass Day Tour(Small Goup Tour)

Experience the South Island's remarkable natural landscapes by taking a journey on the TranzAlpine train from Christchurch to Arthur's Pass, which is considered one of the world's greatest train journeys for the scenery through which it passes. Enjoy breathtaking views of Canterbury Plains, Southern Alps, ice-fed Waimakariri River, lush beech forests and stunning landscapes. Explore walking tracks in Arthur's Pass National Park with spectacular mountain views & pristine waterfalls. Capture mirror images at Lake Pearson & wander through the majestic limestone boulders at Castle Hill. A perfect day trip for nature lovers, hikers & adventure seekers.

TOURS HIGHLIGHTS:
1. Scenic journey on TranzAlpine Train from Christchurch to Arthur's Pass.
2. Explore one of the many walks with crisp alpine air, unforgettable mountain vistas & waterfalls.
3. Encounter with the inquisitie Kea (alpine parrot) at Otira Viaduct lookout.
4. Capture mirror images at Lake Pearson.
5. Admire the majestic limestone boulders at Castle Hill Conservation Area.

TOUR DESCRIPTION:
Experience vast wilderness, breathtaking landscapes, spectacular waterfalls, mirror lakes & alpine walks through native beech forests on a day trip from Christchurch.
After pick-up from your hotel, your guide will drop you to the train station in Christchurch for one of the greatest train journey's in the world. Travel on the TranzAlpine train & admire the stunning scenery through panoramic windows & open air viewing decks. Disembark the train at Arthur's Pass National Park where you will meet your guide again.
Enjoy 1.5 hours free time to enjoy lunch at a local cafe & explore the village of Arthur's Pass. Your guide will then recommend you some popular walks in the National Park with incredible views. Then drive down to Otira Viaduct which provide impressive views of red flowering rata in summer months & grab the opportunity to spot the inquisitive Kea (alpine parrot) well known for its cheeky nature.
On your return journey, travel by road in a luxurious minivan with a few scenic stops on the way. Take a coffee break & capture stunning mirror images at Lake Person. Then wander through majestic presence of limestone rock formations at Castle Hill Conservation Area. Stretch your legs one last time at Lake Lyndon that regularly freezes in winter months. Return back & drop-off to your location in Christchurch.

Please Bring

Warm Jacket and Walking Shoes

Restrictions

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

Duration

10 Hours>

Other Information

1.A small amount of walking is involved.
2.Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Mt Cook and Lake Tekapo Day Tour (Small Group Tour)

Tours Highlights:
1.Small Group, this tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers.
2.Sample award-winning cheese at a local cheese factory in Geraldine.
3.Visit the iconic Church of Good Shepherd and Bronze Sheepdog Statue in Lake Tekapo.
4.Admire Lake Pukaki, the largest lake in Mackenzie region, and stunning alpine scenery.
5.Savor a delicious lunch with spectacular views of Mt Cook at the Hermitage Hotel cafe.
6.Explore one of the many alpine walks or activities in Mount Cook National Park.

We Provide

1.Light Refreshment
2.Hotspot WiFi

Please Bring

Comfortable walking shoes and warm jacket.

Other Information

1.Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
2.Not wheelchair accessible.
3.A small amount of walking is involved so wear comfortable walking shoes.
4.Approximately 3 hrs of free time in Mount Cook National Park for lunch, enjoy a scenic walk or your preferred activity.
5.Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults.
6.Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
7.Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
8.This is a small group day tour (up to 11 people).
9.Stroller accessible Near public transportation & Infant seats available.

Lake Tekapo & Lake Pukaki Day Tour(Private Tour)

Explore the picturesque town of Lake Tekapo on a private day tour from Christchurch. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations that lies in the heart of Mackenzie country which provide splendid views.
Visit the iconic Church of Good Shepherd & Sheepdog Statue in Lake Tekapo. Admire Lake Pukaki & the stunning views of Mount Cook from a distance. Soak up & unwind in Tekapo Springs offering Hot Pools, Spa, waterslide & aqua play area for kids.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
1. Enjoy a private day trip from Christchurch to Lake Tekapo & Lake Pukaki.
2. Sample award-winning cheese at a local cheese factory in Geraldine
3. Admire the glacier fed turquoise colored Lake Tekapo.
4. Visit the iconic Church of Good Shepherd & Bronze Sheepdog Statue.
5. Take a drive to Lake Pukaki, the largest lake in Mackenzie region, and admire the cloud piercing Mt. Cook from a distance.
6. Visit to a Salmon Farm.
7. Drive to the summit at Mt. John Observatory to capture the spectacular landscapes.
8. Soak in the renowned Tekapo Springs with alpine scenery(if option selected).

TOUR DESCRIPTION:
Spend you day in the beautiful region of Mackenzie Country on a private day tour to Lake Tekapo & Lake Pukaki from Christchurch. After pick-up from your hotel,take a 3.5 hr scenic drive through spectacular & breathtaking landscapes. Stretch your legs at the historic town of Geraldine and treat your taste buds at an artisan cheese shop or browse for Merino and Alpaca fleece clothing.
Visit the turquoise colored Lake Tekapo & take in the tranquility of this place. Visit the Church of Good Shepherd & the well-recognized Bronze Statue of Sheepdog.
Take a drive to Lake Pukaki and admire stunning views of Mt. Cook from a distance. Grab the opportunity to purchase fresh salmon or feed the fish at a Salmon Farm floating on the glacier waters. Then drive to the summit of Mt. John to capture magnificent alpine landscape on your cameras.
Grab lunch at one of the cafés before you hit the Hot Pools. Soak up & unwind at Tekapo Springs surrounded by breathtaking alpine views. After hot pools, drive back to Christchurch via same scenic route and drop-off to your location.

Please Bring

1. Warm Jacket & Walking Shoes.
2. Swimming costumes and Towels.

Duration

12 Hours>

Other Information

No charge for infant under 3 years old.

Akaroa Day Tour (Private Tour)

Discover the coastal town of Akaroa on a private day tour from Christchurch. Enjoy a 2-hour Harbour Nature Cruise. Encounter panoramic views, boutique shops, waterfront cafes, a cheese factory and tour to an Alpaca Farm (optional).

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
1. Relax on a scenic day trip to the French-inspired coastal town of Akaroa
2. Look out for dolphins, penguins, fur seals and exquisite New Zealand blue pearls
3. Capture captivating views of Akaroa Harbor from a panoramic viewpoint
4. Step onboard for a 2-hour Harbor Nature Cruise
5. Visit Barry’s Bay Traditional Cheese Factory and sample award-winning cheese
6. Interactive Alpaca Farm Tour(If optional selected)

TOURS DESCRIPTION:
Encounter Akaroa, a French-inspired coastal town located on the Banks Peninsula, on a private day tour from Christchurch. After pick-up from your hotel, set off for the 90-minute scenic drive to Akaroa. On arrival, discover magnificent harbour views, glistening waters, historic buildings, and fine food.
Grab your camera for amazing pictures at Hilltop Tavern for captivating harbour views over the glistening waters of Akaroa. Feast your taste buds on delicious artisan cheese at Barry’s Bay Cheese Factory, where they have produced hand-crafted cheese since 1895. Enjoy complimentary samples and glimpse the cheese-making process from the large viewing window. Explore Akaroa town on foot, discover boutique shops, and enjoy lunch (own expense) at one of the many waterfront cafes.
Climb onboard a spectacular 2-hour nature cruise in Akaroa Harbour. Enjoy the fascinating history and rich variety of marine life exclusive to New Zealand waters. View the giant volcanic cliffs, sea caves and a breathtaking volcanic amphitheatre. Spot the unique Hector’s dolphin (the world's smallest and rarest dolphin), white-flippered penguins, yellow-eyed penguins, fur seals, and more.
A unique farm tour at Shamarra Alpaca Farm. Get up close and personal with over 130 grazing Alpacas while enjoying breathtaking views of Akaroa Harbour. Gain a brief insight into Alpacas' history, wander through herds of these majestic beauties, and browse through a selection of luxurious knitwear. Enjoy the scenic return journey along Summit Road (time and weather permitting) with fascinating views, before drop off back to your pick-up location in Christchurch.

Please Bring

Warm Jacket and Walking Shoes

Duration

10 Hours>

Kaikoura Day Tour (Samll Group Tour)

Spend your day on the coastal town of Kaikoura, where mountains meet the sea. After pick-up from your hotel in Christchurch, take around 3 hrs scenic drive through the wine-growing region of Waipara. Arrive in Kaikoura & take in the serenity of this beautiful town.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
1.Admire the Giant Sperm Whale & other marine wildlife in their natural habitat on a Whale Watching Cruise.
2.Scenic drive to the coastal town of Kaikoura, where mountains meet the sea.
3.View New Zealand Fur Seals in their local Seal Colony.
4.Walk up to the peninsula walkway to capture the spectacular scenery.

TOUR DESCRIPTION:
Spend your day on the coastal town of Kaikoura, where mountains meet the sea. After pick-up from your hotel in Christchurch, take around 3 hrs scenic drive through the wine-growing region of Waipara. Arrive in Kaikoura & take in the serenity of this beautiful town.
Hop onboard for an incredible Whale Watching experience & grab some wonderful photo opportunities. Lookout for the Giant Sperm Whale, dusky dolphins, albatross and a great variety of other marine wildlife.
After your Whale Watch Cruise, you have time to enjoy lunch at one of the many cafes and explore the charming little town by foot. Post lunch visit the Fur Seal colony on the shores of Kaikoura, with hundreds of adorable seals basking in the sun. Take a walk up to the peninsula walkway & capture the magical scenery in your cameras. Drive back via same scenic coastal route & drop-off to your location in Christchurch.

We Provide

1.Whale Watching Experience by boat
2.Visit a seal colony
3.Wine Tasting (Optional Extra)
4.Hotel Pick-up and drop-off
5.Transport in luxurious van (2017 or late model Mercedes Benz)
6.Small Group Tour (Max 11 people)
7.Complimentary light refreshments provided

Please Bring

Warm Jacket and Walking Shoes

Duration

10 Hours>

Hanmer Springs Day Tour(Private Tour)

Discover Hanmer Springs on a private day tour from Christchurch including a visit to the Thermal Pools and wine tasting. Upgrade to include a thrilling jet boat ride or a relaxing 80-minute hot stone massage.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

1.Discover the picturesque village of Hanmer Springs nestled in the Southern Alps
2.Savor Pinot Noir and Riesling with wine tastings at three Waipara wineries
3.Soak in the renowned thermal waters of Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa
4.Thrill yourself with 360-degree spins on an optional and exciting jet boat ride
5.Pamper yourself with an optional traditional hot stone ritual massage

We Provide

COMPLIMENTARY HOTSPOT WIFI & LIGHT REFRESHMENTS PROVIDED

Please Bring

Swimming costumes and Towel
Note: Swimming costumes available on hire also($5 each plus $20 returnable deposit).

Duration

10>

Other Information

Swimming costumes available on hire ($5 each plus $20 returnable deposit).

Waipara Valley Wine Tour(Private Tour)

Waipara Valley – Coolest little wine region in the country!
Waipara Valley in North Canterbury is a 40 minutes scenic drive from Christchurch. With 74 vineyards, 31 wineries, 10 cellar doors & 4 winery restaurants, Waipara Valley Region is a Masterclass in Cool Climate Wine Making.
Waipara Valley is best known for elegantly spicy and rich Pinot Noirs and Rieslings. The region also offers other aromatic varieties such as Pinot Gris and Gewürztraminer, and has its own unique take on Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay.
Indulge yourself in half day of wine tasting with a quality selection of wines & enjoy a scrumptious gourmet lunch made from fresh local produce.

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:
1.Pick-up from your hotel/ apartment or preferred location in Central Christchurch at 10am.
2.Travel in style and comfort of your very own private chauffeur driven vehicle.
3.Take the scenic drive through wonderful wine district of Waipara.
4.Visit 4 boutique wineries of North Canterbury during your wine tasting tour.
5.Ultimate experience of Wine-Tasting at 4 wineries renowned for producing unique richer, spicier Pinot Noirs and Rieslings.
6.Enjoy a 2 course gourmet lunch at one of the winery (if option selected Or POA)
7.Opportunity to explore & learn about the wine region.
9.Return back & drop-off to your location by 6pm.

Please Bring

1.Private tour
2.Transport by air-conditioned late model Mercedes Benz vans.
3.Hotel Pick up and Drop Off.
4.Complimentary Hotspot WIFI provided.
5.Complimentary light refreshments provided.
6.Wine Tasting at 4 wineries.
7.Two Course Lunch at one of the winery (if option selected or POA)

Duration

8>

Other Information

Includes Wine Tasting at 4 wineries & Two Course Lunch at one of the winery(if option selected or POA).

Christchurch to Queenstown via Mount Cook & Lake Tekapo (Private Tour)

Travel in a luxurious Mercedes Benz minivan with this tour from Christchurch to Queenstown via Mt.cook and Lake Tekapo, and reach your destination relaxed & refreshed. It is a great alternative to enjoying New Zealand landscape, making stops frequent stops for photos on the way.

Tour Highlights:
1.Private tour means more personal service from the guide
2.Visit the iconic Church of Good Shepherd and Bronze Sheepdog Statue in Lake Tekapo
3.Admire Lake Pukaki, the largest lake in Mackenzie region, and stunning alpine scenery
4.Savor a delicious lunch with spectacular views at the Hermitage Hotel
5.Explore one of the many alpine walks in Mount Cook National Park

Activity Details:
Around 12 hrs drive including stops from Christchurch will take you to the most bustling city of South Island, Queenstown.
1.Pick-up from your hotel or apartment in Christchurch.
2.Drive through Ashburton & take the scenic drive via Geraldine.
3.Stretch legs at the picturesque little town of Fairlie.
4.Visit the heart of Mackenzie Country, the captivating Lake Tekapo. Visit the Church of Good Shepherd & the well-recognized statue of sheepdog.
5.Drive to Mt. John Observatory for unbeatable views of alpine landscapes.
6.Take a drive to Lake Pukaki, another long large jewel in the Mackenzie Basin; before you head to the majestic Mount Cook.
7.Enjoy a scrumptious lunch at Hermitage Hotel.
8.Time to explore the walks around Mt. Cook or enjoy a scenic flight with glacier landing (at own expense).
9.Drive through Lindis Pass offering mountain & tussock grassland scenery.
10.One last time stretch legs at the fruit-growing region of Cromwell situated on the shores of beautiful Lake Dunstan, before you reach your destination.
11.Drive through beautiful vineyards of Otago Region.
12.Drop-off at your hotel or apartment in Queenstown.

Please Bring

Carry Warm Jacket and wear comfortable walking shoes.

Duration

12 Hours>

Season

2018/19

Other Information

1.Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable
2.Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking

Queenstown to Christchurch via Mt Cook & Lake Tekapo(Private Tour)

Travel in a luxurious Mercedes Benz Van with this tour from Queenstown to Christchurch via Mt. Cook & Lake Tekapo, and reach your destination relaxed & refreshed. It is a great alternative to enjoying New Zealand landscape, making frequent stops for photos on the way.

HIGHLIGHTS:
Private tour means more personal service from the guide.
Savor a delicious lunch with spectacular views at the Hermitage Hotel(If option selected or POA).
Explore one of the many alpine walks in Mount Cook National Park.
Admire Lake Pukaki, the largest lake in Mackenzie region, and stunning alpine scenery.
Visit the iconic Church of Good Shepherd and Bronze Sheepdog Statue in Lake Tekapo.

TOUR DESCRIPTION:
Around 12 hrs drive including stops from Queenstown will take you to the garden city of New Zealand, Christchurch.
Pick-up from your hotel or preferred location in Queenstown.
Drive through beautiful vineyards of Otago Region.
Stretch legs at the fruit growing region of Cromwell situated on the shores of beautiful Lake Dunstan.
Drive through Lindis Pass offering mountain & tussock grassland scenery.
Drive along Lake Pukaki, a long large jewel in the Mackenzie Basin; before you head to the majestic Mt. Cook.
Enjoy a scrumptious lunch at Hermitage Hotel(If option selected or POA).
Time to explore the walks around Mt. Cook or enjoy a scenic flight with glacier landing (at own expense).
Visit the heart of Mackenzie Country, the captivating Lake Tekapo.
Visit the Church of Good Shepherd & the well-recognized statue of sheepdog.
One last time stretch legs at the picturesque little town of Fairlie.
Take the scenic drive via Geraldine & drive through Ashburton.
Drop-off at your hotel or preferred location in Christchurch.

Please Bring

Carry Warm Jacket and wear comfortable walking shoes.

Restrictions

Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable

Duration

12 Hours>

Season

2018/19

Other Information

1.The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
2.Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable

Arrival Transfer: Fixed Price Transfer from Christchurch Airport

We offer our customers fix fare airport transfer in Chistchurch, with no hidden extras. No deposit required and free cancellation. Start your vacation or business trip in the comfort of one of our luxurious chauffeur driven Mercedes Benz van at an affordable rate. We aim to make your journey to and from the airport as safe & comfortable as possible; and ensure it is properly executed to a high standard.

FLIGHT ARRIVALS
Prior to arrival, your flight will be monitored to ensure you will be met on time. We will ensure that your chauffeur will be conveniently positioned at the arrivals hall to receive you.
For all domestic arrivals, we will receive you outside Gate No.2(per booked taxi and shuttel / pick up point is located just outside gate no.2), 20 minutes after your flight lands. For all international arrivals, we will receive you outside Gate No.2(per booked taxi and shuttel / pick up point is located just outside gate no.2), 40 minutes after your flight lands.
In case your flight arrives early we will make our best attempt to reschedule the transfers to meet the earlier than expected arrival time; if not possible we will meet you at the time as outlined in our booking confirmation.

Highlights:
1. 24/7 365 days Customer Service and Support.
2. Comfortable & Luxurious Fleet of Vehicles.
3. Professional Drivers.
4. Baby & Child seats available upon request.
5. Complimentary WIFI via Hotspot.
6. Complimentary bottled water.
7. Round-the-clock service – so even if you have late night or early morning arrival, your reservation is secure.

Restrictions

Oversize or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please enquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable.

Departure Transfer: Fixed Price Transfer from Christchurch Airport

Book your private transfer from your hotel or residence in Christchurch to Christchurch Domestic/ International Airport.
Enjoy your transfer in the comfort of our luxurious Minivans. Our experienced drivers will assist with your luggage and have you arriving relaxed & ready for your flight.

Details:
Travel in style & remove yourself from the stress of finding a way to Christchurch Domestic/ International Airport on overcrowded transport. Enjoy a comfortable and relaxing private transfer in one of our late model Mercedes Benz vans.

At Christchurch Airport, allow at least 40 minutes for domestic flights and 2-3 hrs for international flights when checking-in. For more specific information regarding check-in, contact your airlines directly.Christchurch airport is approximately 30 to 45 minutes drive from Central Christchurch.At the time of making your reservation provide us your flight details, contact number and pickup details.Your driver will meet you at your hotel/ accommodation and drive you straight to the airport in time for your return flight.

Highlights:
1.24/7 365 days Customer Service and Support.
2.Transport in 2017 or late model Mercedes Benz Minivan.
3.Professional Drivers.
4.Baby & Child seats available upon request.
5.Complimentary WIFI via Hotspot.
6.Complimentary bottled water.
7.Round-the-clock service – so even if you have late night or early morning departure, your reservation is secure.

Restrictions

Oversize or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please enquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable.