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Coastal and mountain experiences combine to make Canterbury a place where there's something for every traveller. In Canterbury you'll find many worlds within one region. more

Discover New Zealand at is best on an eco, nature or wildlife tour in Canterbury. Canterbury eco, nature and wildlife tours focus on New Zealand's stunning natural scenery and its diverse flora and fauna.

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  • AKAROA FOX II SAILING AND WILDLIFE TOURS - Akaroa

    AKAROA FOX II SAILING AND WILDLIFE TOURS - Akaroa

    Sail with dolphins on New Zealand's oldest ketch—Fox II. See penguins, seals, albatross, and other sea birds. A real sailing experience; as crew, or just relax. Quiet, eco-friendly green boat, two masts, six red sails. Food, refreshments, complimentary coffee/tea. 2.5 hour cruise, departing 10:30am and 1:15pm from Dalys Wharf, Akaroa late Dec-May. Satisfaction guaranteed! Private charters. Company functions. Weddings.

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    0800 369 7245 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    Akaroa Harbour, Canterbury, New Zealand
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  • AKAROA GUIDED KAYAK SAFARIS - Akaroa

    AKAROA GUIDED KAYAK SAFARIS - Akaroa

    Mobile-friendly - Akaroa Guided Kayak Safaris sea kayaking tours are based in the stunning French seaside town of Akaroa, one of the best locations to sea kayak in NZ, with neon blue and green water and untouched marine reserve. We provide guided 5-star kayaking tours that are Serene, Special, Spectacular and Safe! Our local, knowledgeable guides are the best in the business.

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    +64 21 1564 591
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    Rue Lavaud, Akaroa, New Zealand
  • ALBATROSS ENCOUNTER - Kaikoura

    ALBATROSS ENCOUNTER - Kaikoura

    Mobile-friendly - Viewing multiple species of albatross and other spectacular seabirds is what the Albatross Encounter tour offers. Just a short distance from shore and you will see more albatross species than in any other coastal location on earth, distinguishing Kaikoura as a unique birdwatching location. Stunning photography opportunities are guaranteed with excellent commentary from our experienced guides.

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    0800 733 365 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    96 Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand
  • ALPACA FARM TOURS - Akaroa

    ALPACA FARM TOURS - Akaroa

    Mobile-friendly - Your Akaroa Alpaca Farm Tour experience takes you on a scenic-drive to the western-side of Akaroa Harbour to Shamarra Alpaca Farm. Our Akaroa alpaca farm has breathtaking views of the harbour. Alpaca farmers, Frank and Anya, will treat you to an interesting, interactive introduction to these animals (renowned for their ultra-fine fleece). Light refreshments included on your Akaroa farm tour.

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    328 Wainui Main Rd, RD 2, French Farm, Akaroa, Banks Peninsula, Canterbury, New Zealand
  • BLACK CAT CRUISES - Akaroa

    BLACK CAT CRUISES - Akaroa

    Mobile-friendly - Cruise or swim with the smallest, rarest and friendliest dolphin in the world - the Hector's dolphin! Eco-tourism pioneer Black Cat Cruises offers world-class visitor experiences including our 2-hour Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise and Swimming with the Dolphins tour. Located within the picturesque and French-inspired, seaside town of Akaroa; Only a scenic 90 minute drive from Christchurch, New Zealand.

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    +64 3 304 7641
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    0800 937 946 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    Main Wharf, Akaroa, New Zealand
  • BLACK CAT CRUISES - Christchurch

    BLACK CAT CRUISES - Christchurch

    Mobile-friendly - Explore Lyttelton Harbour with Black Cat Cruises. We offer ferry services to Quail Island and Diamond Harbour. Spend half the day walking and learning about the history of Quail Island, or take a trip to Diamond Harbour for swimming, visiting the farmers market or enjoying a picnic. Private charters also available.

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    +64 3 328 9078
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    0800 937 946 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    B Jetty, Lyttelton Wharf, Lyttelton, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • CHEEKY KEA TOURS - South Island

    CHEEKY KEA TOURS - South Island

    We have an adventure package to suit EVERYONE! Touring isn't just a job for us, it's a lifestyle! We are local, we are fun and we love adventure, so who better to guide you on your epic South Island adventure tour than us!?

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    Christchurch, New Zealand
  • CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Avon River Punting

    CHRISTCHURCH ATTRACTIONS - Avon River Punting

    Mobile-friendly - Punting on the Avon is one of Christchurch's most iconic tourist attractions. Summer or winter, glide along the peaceful Avon River as a skilled punter in Edwardian-style attire propels you slowly through the water. We supply blankets, umbrellas, and even hot water bottles in winter so you feel snug if it gets chilly.

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    Antigua Boat Sheds, 2 Cambridge Terrace & Worcester Bridge, Worcester St, Christchurch Central, New Zealand
  • DARK SKY PROJECT – Takapō (Tekapo)

    DARK SKY PROJECT – Takapō (Tekapo)

    Mobile-friendly - Formerly Earth & Sky, Dark Sky Project is proud to be NZ’s premier stargazing and observatory experience located in one of the best regions in the world for seeing the night skies. Our expert guides and astrophotographers share the science and stories of the southern skies at a range of locations including the world-renowned University of Canterbury Mt John Observatory.

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    0800 327 5759 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    1 Motuariki Lane, Lake Tekapo 7999, New Zealand
  • DOLPHIN ENCOUNTER - Kaikoura

    DOLPHIN ENCOUNTER - Kaikoura

    Mobile-friendly - The dusky dolphins of Kaikoura are known as the "acrobats of the sea" due to their displays of brilliant leaps and somersaults, quite typical dusky behaviour. This tour operates all year-round and two options are available - swimming with the dolphins or remaining on board the boat to enjoy the spectacle. All swimming-equipment supplied and advance bookings are essential.

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    0800 733 365 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    96 Esplanade, Kaikoura, New Zealand
  • GEM ALPACA FARM TOURS - Fairlie, Canterbury

    GEM ALPACA FARM TOURS - Fairlie, Canterbury

    Farm tours closed due to Covid for winter excluding school holidays. Spend a relaxing hour with us and over 70 alpaca on our farm. We are experienced alpaca breeders of 19 years. You will be able to feed, touch and get great photos with our alpaca & llama. We also have pet sheep to touch and feed.

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    18 Nixons Road, Fairlie, Canterbury, New Zealand
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  • HASSLE-FREE ALPINE SAFARI TOUR - Christchurch

    HASSLE-FREE ALPINE SAFARI TOUR - Christchurch

    Mobile-friendly - This exciting day-tour includes jet boating on the mighty Waimakariri river, a 4WD adventure across Mt Torlesse High Country Station, and a scenic tour through the breathtaking Canterbury high country to Arthurs Pass National Park located in the stunning Southern Alps of New Zealand. The return journey to Christchurch is on the world-famous TranzAlpine Train. This tour has it all.

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    0800 553 554 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    296 Prestons Road, Marshland, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • J & L SHUTTLES - Christchurch

    J & L SHUTTLES - Christchurch

    We offer first-class service at very reasonable rates. We meet and greet at airport, railway station, hotel. Come and see Christchurch and the Canterbury region with us. Our drivers excel in covering all points of interest in a professional manner and have a comprehensive knowledge of the area. See us first. We are also available for small group tours.

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    +64 3 389 9879
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    0800 565 748 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    PO Box 24 073, Eastgate, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • KAIKOURA KAYAKS - Kaikoura

    KAIKOURA KAYAKS - Kaikoura

    Mobile-friendly - Kaikoura's Original Kayak Operator Est 1998 - Celebrating 20 years in service. 100% Success rate for Seal Viewing! Join our award winning tour. Paddle with playful Fur Seals, chance encounters with Dusky Dolphins and Blue Penguins. 1/2 day guided 'Seal Kayaking' tours suitable for all ages and abilities. Family’s welcome, no experience needed. TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2018.

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    0800 452 456 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    19 Killarney Street, Kaikoura, New Zealand
  • KAIKOURA LLAMA TREKKING - Kaikoura

    KAIKOURA LLAMA TREKKING - Kaikoura

    Kaikoura Llama Trekking includes spectacular views of the Kaikoura mountain ranges, North Island, and Kaikoura peninsular. The half-day trek include a coastal trek along the Kaikoura Bay, a visit to Fyffe House, peninsular seal colony and a free picnic with hot/cold drinks and homemade cake! The full-day trek is a high country trek on private land.

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    12 Kowhai Ford Road, Kaikoura, New Zealand
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  • MAOSSIE TOURS - DISCOVER AMAZING NZ LOCATIONS- Canterbury

    MAOSSIE TOURS - DISCOVER AMAZING NZ LOCATIONS- Canterbury

    Mobile-friendly - Be dazzled by ancient glaciers, towering mountains, high country mountain lakes and braided rivers. Or be delighted by sites from "Lord of the Rings" middle-earth before embarking upon a wagon ride with a team of Clydesdale horses on an iconic high-country sheep station. From greener than green farmlands to encountering New Zealand's highest mountain, Maossie has a tour for everyone!

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    Alongside Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Avenue (near corner of Worcester Boulevard), Christchurch Central
  • POHATU PENGUINS - Akaroa, Banks Peninsula

    POHATU PENGUINS - Akaroa, Banks Peninsula

    Mobile-friendly - Pohatu is the largest little penguin colony on mainland New Zealand. Wildside discovery tour enables you to visit this remote and beautiful area, and learn of the Wildlife Conservation Program. Sea-Kayaking safari gives great wildlife viewing and allows the adventurous to explore out spectacular coastline. Our 24-hour Package gives you an opportunity to spend the night in the penguin colony.

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    Pohatu-Flea Bay, Banks Peninsula, South Island, New Zealand
  • RED CARPET LORD OF THE RINGS™ TOURS - Nationwide

    RED CARPET LORD OF THE RINGS™ TOURS - Nationwide

    Mobile-friendly - Lord of the Rings™ Tours. We'll take you on 6, 10 or 14 day journey through Middle Earth™. Make your dreams a reality, walk in the footsteps of your favourite character with our Lord of the Rings™ Tour. Visit best Lord of the Rings™/Hobbit™ film-sites with like-minded fans, become part of a fellowship. 5-star winners on Trip-Advisor yearly since 2012.

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    PO Box 100-680, North Shore Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
  • TEKAPO STAR GAZING - Tekapo

    TEKAPO STAR GAZING - Tekapo

    Mobile-friendly - Soak in the stars with Tekapo Star Gazing, the only guided hot pools and stargazing tour in New Zealand! Learn about the incredible dark sky reserve with high-powered telescopes and a unique fusion of astronomy and storytelling then slip into a 38°C hot pool and admire the amazing Southern skies! Free Tekapo shuttle, towels and hot drinks are included.

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    6 Lakeside Dr, Lake Tekapo, New Zealand
  • WILDSOUTH DISCOVERY - Christchurch / Canterbury

    WILDSOUTH DISCOVERY - Christchurch / Canterbury

    Mobile-friendly - Private, tailor made tours in South Island in comfort & style. Luxpeditions - luxury NZ safari tours with superb transport, cuisine and 4 to 5 star accommodations. History, heritage, wildlife and activities to suit everyone. Trips are designed for guests' wishes, timeframe and specific interests, and can range from one day to a multi-day tour of 14 days.

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    Christchurch, New Zealand
  • WILLOWBANK WILDLIFE RESERVE - Christchurch

    WILLOWBANK WILDLIFE RESERVE - Christchurch

    Mobile-friendly - Close encounters of the 'wildlife kind' are a trademark. Meet New Zealand's Big 5 with Kiwi, cheeky Kea, ancient Tuatara, our bush parrot the Kaka and the rare Takahe. Feed wild eels and make friends with the livestock breeds unique to New Zealand. Listen to the kiwi as it forages by your feet. Open from 9:30 am till dusk daily.

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    +64 3 359 6226
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    60 Hussey Road, Northwood, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • WINGS OVER WHALES - Kaikoura

    WINGS OVER WHALES - Kaikoura

    Mobile-friendly - Experience Kaikoura's mighty Sperm whale, playful Dusky Dolphins, and majestic scenery from above! Whale watching by aeroplane offers the unique perspective of viewing the entire whale from head to tail as he breathes on the ocean's surface. You will have your own window seat and the opportunity to clearly view and photograph Kaikoura's marine wildlife during your 30-minute flight.

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    0800 226 629 (Free call - only within NZ)
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    Main Airport Terminal, Kaikoura Airport, 617 State Highway 1, Kaikoura, New Zealand

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