Canterbury Day Trip from Christchurch

Tour Number

Activity Level

336671


Categories

Shore Excursion, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Enjoy a day in the countryside with a private guide


Discover the bigger picture that is Canterbury.
View the mighty braided rivers of Canterbury, it magnificent mountains, its lakes and it quirky attractions.
This is a flexible tour but you can be assured that you will have a full day with plenty of photo opportunities.
If you have specific requirements or interest I can meet these if prior notification is given.

Itinerary

Itinerary
A typical tour would include
One of Christchurch's sensational gardens (usually Mona Vale) or a visit to historic Riccarton House with it clear stream and one of the last remaining ruminants of native bush
A quick visit to Straight 8 Vineyard
A visit to the Little River Store and Gallery - I buy you a coffee
A drive up Kaituna Valley and a visit to it quant Church
A drive along the Crater Rim with fantastic views down to Lyttleton Harbour and the Canterbury plains.
A look at Christchurch's earthquake restoration, be it the "Cardboard Cathedral" a stop for a bite to eat at Little High or shopping for fine woolen clothing we are flexible enough to make changes as we go.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I am happy to collect you from your hotel, cruise point or a private residential address

End location: At the conclusion of the tour you will be returned to your collection point.

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

Your method of transport (depending on numbers) will either be a modern SUV or a van

What’s Included

Any and all entry fees to city attractions and vineyards are included.
If you are wanting a personal farm visit this will come at an additional cost (to be advised at the time of booking).
Transport, water and on board snacks are included in the cost.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 NZD - Should you wish to purchase souvenirs, lunch, a glass of wine or juice additional currency will be needed.

What’s Extra

Any purchases of souvenirs will be at your own expense as will lunch.

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