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Things To Do In Canterbury

Canterbury is a large region on the East Coast of the South Island. Many top tourist towns and cities are in this area, just waiting to be explored! Christchurch is South Islands largest city and is known for its beautiful gardens, buildings, punt... Show More

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Top Attractions

Albatross Encounter
Albatross Encounter

Albatross Encounter is all about birds and in particular albatross and a range of other s ......

Seal Kayak Tour
Seal Kayak Tour

Seal Kayak Kaikoura is the first kayak tour of its kind in New Zealand that allows you to ......

Meet our friendly alpacas at Shamarra Alpacas in beautiful Akaroa
Meet our friendly alpacas...

Full of attitude, seriously cute and very, very photogenic – come and meet our friendly ......

Skydiving Kiwis Ōtautahi
Skydiving Kiwis Ōtautahi

A unique adventure for thrill-seekers who want to take it to the next level. The helidive ......

Hike and Kayak Combo Adventure Akaroa

 Akaroa, Canterbury

Looking for an active day? Join us for a full day of adventure combining a morning hike through endemic ancient forest d ...

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Get involved Discovery Tour

 Akaroa, Canterbury

Step back in time and discover what New Zealand use to look like with short walks through prehistoric native habitat, 40 ...

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Dolphin Encounter - Swim with or watch Kaikoura's Dusky Dolphins

 Kaikoura, Canterbury

Kaikoura has earned a reputation of being the most sought after location in New Zealand for exceptional wildife viewing ...

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Guided Wildlife Kayaking

 Kaikoura, Canterbury

Experience the excitement of watching seals ducking, weaving and diving around your kayak. Have chance encounters with d ...

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Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flights

 Christchurch, Canterbury

Scenic Hot Air Balloon Flights from the foothills of Mt. Hutt.

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Golf

 Christchurch, Canterbury

A championship quality course and excellent practice facilities close to Christchurch International Airport.

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24/48 Hour Pohatu Package at a Penguin Colony!

 Akaroa, Canterbury

Have it all included in of our overnight stay in our historic and cosy private rooms in the middle of the penguin colony ...

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Aoraki/ Mt Cook scenic flights with Heliworks Mt cook

 Mt Cook, Canterbury

Based at Aoraki/Mt Cook airport Heliworks Mt Cook offer spectacular scenic flights throughout the Aoraki/Mt Cook Nationa ...

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2 Hour Nature Safari in Akaroa Wildside Conservation Area

 Akaroa, Canterbury

Join a 4WD safari to the spectacular, award winning Wildside Conservation area

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4WD Sea-Kayaking Safari Tour at Pohatu Marine Reserve

 Akaroa, Canterbury

Explore the towering volcanic cliffs, reefs and sea caves of Pohatu marine reserve en encounter its unique wildlife.

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Evening Penguin Safari

 Akaroa, Canterbury

Observe penguins in the wild on this evening adventure. A wonderful option for people who wish to take part in our monit ...

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Tourist Information About Canterbury

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