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Canterbury Trails - Day Tours

| Beckenham, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-384 6148
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Canterbury Trails focuses on small group guided tours of the South Island. We offer day tours from Christchuch to Akaroa NZ, Arthur's Pass with TranzAlpine train and Kaikoura Whale Watching. In addition we offer a 9 day Wilderness South Expedition Tour starting in Christchurch and finishing in Queenstown as well as a number of shorter guided trips in the Canterbury Region. We also specialise in putting together tailor made and bespoke tours working with our guests to ensure their interests and 'must see' places are included. See our web site for details.
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“arthur's pass” (40 reviews)
| Beckenham, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited New Zealand for the first time, and in Christchurch we took a tour with Tia, our driver from Canterbury Trails. She took us to Akaroa Sound for a cruise on the bay, some lunch, and some shopping. She drove us...More

Thank Pollywb
Reviewed 10 December 2017

From hotel pick-up through TranzAlpine trip, walks, lunch feeding Barry (the sheep) to return to hotel, this was a very good tour. Pete was very knowledgeable .... perhaps needs to pause for breath sometimes to allow us to absorb everything!

Thank Heather B
Irene H, Owner at Canterbury Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Heather for your review and for your lovely comments. We will suggest to Peter he stops to take a breath occasionaly :-). Glad you enjoyed meeting Barry, he is quite the star these days.

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great time doing the Arthur’s Pass tour! Trip was well worth it and our guide Peter was very knowledgeable and accommodating. You really get a lot out of the day!

Thank mms3214
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We had the best full day tour with Canterbury! Tia our guide was amazing! We had such a fun filled day. To note as of now the roads are still recovering from some quakes - so the trip to Kaikoura is just a little longer...More

Thank Susie K
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We signed up for a trip from Christchurch to Arthur's Pass in the western Alps, with a return by small bus tour. Canterbury Trails Tours took care of the details, including door-to-door pickup and dropoff. The total tour time was about 9 hours and included...More

Thank Steve S
Irene-Chris007, Manager at Canterbury Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

We had such a great day with you all. Thank you for you kind review. We hope that you enjoyed the rest of your time here in NZ. Take care and safe travels.

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