Alpine Jet Thrills
A thrilling NZ adventure the whole family can share! Experience the shallow, twisting streams, turquoise water and swaying broom of the mighty Waimakariri. Jet boating is a truly u... read more
Waimak Alpine Jet
For Christchurch jet boating, look no further than Alpine Jet. We operate in the spectacular Waimakariri River canyon that runs through the foothills of the Southern Alps. Alpine ... read more
Hanmer Springs Attractions
The gateway to the natural beauty of Hanmer Springs is the historical Waiau Ferry Bridge, home of Hanmer Springs Attractions. Our shop, cafe and activity base overlook the river, c... read more
There's a new buzz in town and it's called Bumper Ball! Bump, roll and flip over whilst trying to score a goal against your opponents! Hilarious to play and to watch, Bumper Ball... read more
Whale Watch - Kaikoura
Situated against an absolutely stunning backdrop that takes in views from the alps to the ocean is a pretty special township called Kaikoura, where Whale Watch operates its tours y... read more
Suitable for all ages and abilities and operating year round, our 3 hour half-day guided seal kayaking tour has been a highlight for many families! One of the most popular things to do whilst in Kaikoura, your family will enjoy kayaking amongst the marine life. Other options include hiring kayaks and paddleboards.read more
Jump aboard the Kaikoura Express and we'll take you on a scenic journey direct to the heart of Kaikoura with optional free connections to the Dolphin Encounter and Albatross Tours.read more
Check out the native New Zealand Fur Seals, the rough rugged and wild coastline, a dolphin or whale watch tour, check out the spectacular Albatross or just cruise at your own pace.
Departs Christchurch daily - 8.30am (Rolleston Avenue outside Canterbury Musuem)
Departs Kaikoura daily - 4.30 pm (i-Site Visitor Centre and Dolphin Encounter)
Packages - Whale Watch and Dolphin tours available in conjunction with travel on Kaikoura Express.
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?8a7b2-2716484
- Location: 120 Ferry Road, Christchurch
Kowhai Farm - horseriding and lessons
All things horse! Treks, lessons, care - complete beginners to advanced level riders are always welcome. Your full day ride includes helping to catch, groom, saddle and bridle your horseread more
followed by a flat work group lesson with a helpfull instructor working on basic position and control of the horse.
Lessons available for different levels, or jumping for experienced riders.
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?fce8e-2902685
- Location: 711 Island Road, View Hill, View Hill, Oxford
Hanmer Pitch 'N Putt
Our Pitch and Putt golf course is an excellent destination for golfers of all skill levels. Beginners to the game can enjoy the relaxed atmosphere while advanced golfers can sharpen their short game. A Par 3 with 18 holes ranging from 27 to 80 metres, combine to create an experience like no other in Hanmer Springs. Golfers need only bring their pitching wedge (or preferred wedge), and putter to enjoy a round at the Pitch and Putt or you can hire clubs from our clubhouse.read more
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/?ddb45-2903545
- Location: 88 Argelins Road, Hanmer Springs
From a day leisurely village walk to overnight or multi day wilderness treks. All fitness levels, fully guided and catered. Our guided day tours take a gentle stroll around the hidden beauty spots of the Hanmer village surrounds. The tour runs approximately 9.30am-3pm and guests join their llamas and our guide for a relaxed sit down lunch at a local restaurant.(Lunch is included in the tour cost).read more
Llamas are the perfect low impact, high altitude animal. Our boys will happily carry the load leaving you hands free to walk at a comfortable pace and enjoy the scenery. For our multi day tours there’s the added bonus of the level of comfort that pack animals can bring with our ample and delicious, freshly prepared food and comfortable sleeps, not to mention that extra photographic equipment or warm jacket.
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/pub/supplier.aspx?a=KIDZGO&b=HANM76
- Location: Highway 7A, Hanmer Springs Rd to Amuri Ave , Hanmer Springs
Hanmer Tours & Shuttle
Daily Passenger Transport between Hanmer Springs and Christchurch. We also connect with Christchurch International Airport. One way transfers between Hanmer Springs and Christchurch cost $35 per person. Same day return from Hanmer Springs to Christchurch costs $50. $10 per person surcharge for Christchurch Airport drop offs or pick ups. Daily departures from Hanmer Springs at 8 AM and from Christchurch at 13:00 PM.read more
- Web: bookings.bookitsecure.com/pub/supplier.aspx?a=KIDZGO&b=HANM99
- Location: 4 Harrogate Street, Hanmer Springs
Bains Classic Motor House - Amberley
Bains Classic Motor House specialises in classic and sports cars from all eras. Motorbikes, both modern and classic also grace the showroom floor, along with a select range of models, books, art and memorabilia. The Castle Park complex where Bains is located also has a Café and children’s play area, and is perfect for a coffee or light lunch after visiting.read more
- Phone: 03 312 9396
- Location: 16 Ashworths Beach Road, Amberley