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Christchurch to Queenstown One-Way Tour

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What to Expect
The tour guides at Canterbury Trails have been hand picked.

They're chosen for their local knowledge, personality, love of a good story or two and their driving skills.

All the guides offer superbly entertaining commentaries and go out of their way to accommodate individual wishes and requests. The luxury all wheel drive mini vans are purpose built and carry all modern safety equipment. Canterbury Trails service includes picks and deliveries, door to door and the mini vans are stocked with morning and afternoon tea refreshments.

Cafe lunches are also provided and the day is fully escorted.

Depart Christchurch at 8am and finishes in Queenstown at approx. 5.30pm ( or in reverse )

Early booking is encouraged.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Centrally located Christchurch Hotels ( Queenstown if in reverse )
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Drop off location required
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated providing the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them board and disembark
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 9 July 2019

Tia picked us up in Christchurch for us to start our 10 day adventure. We stopped in Hanmer Springs for three days and then she picked us up again and stayed with us as we toured the West Coast of the South Island of New...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank katiestri
IreneH2162, Owner at Canterbury Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2019

So pleased you had a wonderful time exploring with Tia. She is so passionate about the South Island. Glad you had a nice time. Thank you for your kind comments.

Reviewed 25 March 2019

Our guide Dave Sandford did an excellent job of pointing out the highlights with stops for snacks and photography. We would not have known that Dave was new to the travel business had he not told us. His love for the country was clear. He...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Miller1607
IreneH2162, Owner at Canterbury Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2019

Thanks for your kind comments. Glad you enjoyed your time exploring the countryside with Dave.

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