Twizel in Canterbury is a stunning little resort town located in the heart of the South Island's high country Mackenzie District. Twizel is a popular holiday town for both local and international travellers, boasting a very large amount of holiday homes and outdoor activities. Twizel is just a short drive from the breathtaking turquoise waters of Lake Pukaki and it one of the closest settlements to Aoraki/Mt Cook.
Twizel offers a whole range of activities including sky diving, fishing, high country Lord of the Rings tours and its famous Twizel cycle tours
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Mobile-friendly - Bike It Now!'s Cycle company is based in Historic Clyde, Central Otago. Our expertise on all the Central Otago trails is well recognised. Our one stop Cycle Shop includes; retail, hire, workshop and tour planning. Our team prides itself on being cycle specialists, delivering premium customer service, and superior knowledge. Open 7 days, because - "We are all about you!"
Mobile-friendly - Based in Twizel, we offer full support for your cycle holiday. We can provide bike hire, luggage transportation and accommodation bookings, as well as shuttles to the start of the trail at Mt Cook or Lake Tekapo, and from the finish of the trail in Oamaru - whatever you need to make it easy!
Mobile-friendly - Matuka Lodge is 3.5 kilometres from Twizel, gateway to Mount Cook National Park. Conveniently placed on the Alps to Ocean Cycle Trail route and by road almost exactly half way between Christchurch and Queenstown. You’ll enjoy views across the private trout pond to the Southern Alps and wider Mackenzie Country in luxury from this stunning location.
Mobile-friendly - What does our Lord of the Rings Tour involve? Have you ever wondered what goes into the making of a movie? Join our Lord of the Rings Twizel Tour, highly recommended by the Official Lord of the Rings Location Guide Book and our clients on TripAdvisor! The LOTR film crew were here for several weeks filming many scenes.
Mobile-friendly - Our safari is about taking your camera off automatic and taking control. We hope to change the snapper into a true photographer. Learn how to control aperture and shutter speed. Understand composition and takeaway knowledge that will help you for the rest of your photographic life. The safari is a five-hour, four wheel drive photographic learning experience.
Queenstown Centre for Creative Photography was established in 2003 by Grand Master Photographers Mike Langford and Jackie Ranken. They have a huge amount of photographic knowledge and they know how to share it. From their base in beautiful Queenstown they organize personalized photographic tuition sessions as well as run five day photographic workshops and tours.
Mobile-friendly - Welcome to Skydiving Kiwis, the newest and by far coolest New Zealand tandem skydiving experience. Located only one and a half hours south of Christchurch, a perfect day trip to South Canterbury awaits you... Established in June 2011 by a small group of highly skilled and extremely passionate 'kiwi' skydivers, collectively boasting over 20 years industry experience between them!
Mount Cook, New Zealand's highest mountain towers over the expansive countryside of the Mackenzie Basin. Relaxed transport service with informative commentary, photo opportunities, sightseeing stops, connecting Mount Cook with Tekapo and Twizel, and through other bus companies to Christchurch, Queenstown and Wanaka. Take a day trip or stay for the summer. Prepare to be blown away by the awe-inspiring views.
Mobile-friendly - Take a majestic flight to land amongst the jewels of the Southern Alps. Dramatic mountains expose their rugged faces and snow clad spines. Enjoy an alpine landing to take time out on top of the world! Descend beside the beautiful Lake Pukaki to complete a flight we promise you will not forget.
Situated halfway between Queenstown and Christchurch, the closest budget accommodation in Twizel to Aoraki/Mt Cook. Surrounded by mature trees and gardens with views of the mountains. Variety of accommodation and services including cosy cottages (self-contained), en-suite cabins, and backpacker rooms. The power and tent sites have bathrooms and kitchen facilities. BBQ area. Just 500 metre walk to Twizel township.
Omahau Downs offers guests a relaxing High Country farm environment with self-catering accommodation. Ideally located to get uninterrupted view of Mt Cook and the Mackenzie Country, but still conveniently close to Twizel Township. A fantastic 45-minute drive takes you to Aoraki, Mt Cook and many other sights and activities are also in the area to be enjoyed.
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From: 8:00pm on Tuesday 15th October 2019
To: 10:00pm on Tuesday 15th October 2019
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Address: 28 Marriner Street, Sumner, Christchurch
From: 6:00pm on Sunday 13th October 2019
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Address: 59 Gloucester St, Christchurch
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