The Hurunui District is a large region making up much of northern Canterbury. The Hurunui District stretches from breathtaking and wild mountain ranges in the west, to stunning wineries in the south, majestic coastlines in the east. The Hurunui District includes a number of small farming and rural towns such as Cheviot, Amberley, Motunau Beach, Waiau and the much sought after thermal pool resort town of Hanmer Springs. more
The stunning Hurunui District also offers a range of cafes, restaurants and wineries - a perfect New Zealand cuisine experience! Discover this incredible farming, mountainous, forested, wine-growing and coastal region with Hurunui activities
What Do You Want To Do?
Exclusive chauffeured / guided off-road Lord of the Rings and Custom Made tours from Christchurch. One day to six weeks throughout the Southern Alps and South Island. Friendly experienced hosts, small groups (Min 2-max 8). Magnificent views guaranteed, no crowds or coaches, unlimited photo stops, homemade refreshments and meals, homely Kiwi accommodation. We also offer Mountain Bike and Self-Drive Tours.
Mobile-friendly - Only one hours drive from Christchurch, one hour to Hanmer or half hour to Kaikoura - Lovat Downs is your ideal base if you want to try out the region’s wide range of attractions – from the hot pools and skiing in Hamner, to the wine trails and vintage railway in Waipara, to the crayfishing.
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