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35-Minute Valley and Glacier Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook

35-Minute Valley and Glacier Helicopter Tour from Mount Cook

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Experience the natural beauty of Aoraki-Mt. Cook National Park during a scenic helicopter flight. See the Southern Alps, Tasman Valley, and Hochstetter Icefall before a landing in the snow on the Tasman Glacier. Includes use of headsets to hear your pilot's commentary, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$299.06
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$299.06
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Lava Loop- Guided electric mountain bike tour in Akaroa

Lava Loop- Guided electric mountain bike tour in Akaroa

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Have you ever wanted to ride a bike up an extinct volcano towering over the crystal blue waters of the pacific ocean? Well now is your chance....Treat yourself to this energetic yet soulful experience and bring out the inner adventurer in you. This is a must do for those who like to be active while exploring the best this amazing corner of NZ has to offer. If you have 2 hours up your sleeve to Join us on a premium fully guided Ebike tour it may just be be one of the highlights of your trip! Our brand new Scott pedal assist mountain bikes make riding a dream. So what are you waiting for! Lets ride!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$97.44
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$97.44

25-Minute Helicopter flight including an alpine landing

25-Minute Helicopter flight including an alpine landing

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New ZealandÔÇÖs longest glacier is even more spectacular from above and this 25-minute helicopter ride includes a touchdown on the Tasman Glacier. Soar over the Mount Cook National Park, gaze down over the Tasman Terminal Lake, then hop out to admire the icy landscapes up close. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
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  • 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$224.11
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$224.11
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Crater Experience at Cowan's Observatory

Crater Experience at Cowan's Observatory

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Make the most of the pristine night skies over the Mackenzie Basin with this observatory experience tailored for first-time stargazers. Watch the night sky through one of CowanÔÇÖs ObservatoryÔÇÖs telescopes, finding stars, constellations and other hidden secrets with the help of one of the observatoryÔÇÖs knowledgeable astronomy guides. With discounted tickets for visitors aged 17 and under, this is a great way to introduce children to the wonders of the Milky Way.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$94.27
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$94.27

45-Minute Glacier Highlights Ski Plane Tour from Mount Cook

45-Minute Glacier Highlights Ski Plane Tour from Mount Cook

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See the stunning landscapes of Aoraki Mt Cook National Park during a 45-minute scenic flight by ski plane. View the Southern Alps, Hochstetter Icefall, and land on the snowfield of the Tasman Glacier. Choose from three departure times on a tour that includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$374.01
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$374.01
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Arthurs Pass and Southern Alps Day Excursion from Port Lyttelton or Christchurch

Arthurs Pass and Southern Alps Day Excursion from Port Lyttelton or Christchurch

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This day excursion takes us across the Canterbury Plains around 50 miles to Porters Pass (just under 1000 m and higher than Arthurs Pass) and into the Southern Alps. Mountain lakes and wide braided rivers pass through ancient glacial valleys. After about 2.5 hours we reach Arthurs Pass National Park and its beech forests. We drive to the top of the pass and divide looking over into the rainforests of the West Coast, then stop in AP village here for lunch.Time permitting we have a quick tour of Christchurch on the return trip.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$730.78
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$730.78
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Coastal Cruise- Guided Electric Bike Tour in Akaroa

Coastal Cruise- Guided Electric Bike Tour in Akaroa

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We proudly provide only the latest model of brand new Scott pedal assist Electric Mountain bikes which will have you whizzing around grinning from ear to ear. Our local guides love to share this incredible slice of paradise with visitors and will ensure you have an unforgettable tour.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$97.44
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$97.44

Lyttelton Shore Excursion: Arthur's Pass Day Tour

Lyttelton Shore Excursion: Arthur's Pass Day Tour

Explore the beautiful alpine setting of Arthur's Pass National Park on this shore excursion from Lyttelton Port via guided coach, including time for lunch and exploration of Arthur's Pass Village, an exhilarating jet boat ride along the Waimakariri River (optional extra), and a visit to a sheep farm with sheep dog work, sheep shearing demonstration, and afternoon tea included.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$142.50
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$142.50

Dark Sky Experience

Dark Sky Experience

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Embark on a journey through time and space with this ticket to the Dark Sky Experience at Lake Tekapo. No need to wait until after dark to admire the night sky at this indoor exhibition which draws on M─üori astronomy and recent discoveries to tell the story of our skies. This kid-friendly attraction is ideal for families, with multimedia exhibits and hands-on activities offering something to do for everyone.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.89
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$32.89

Mt Cook 360

Mt Cook 360

This is a 35-minute flight that encompasses all the main geographic features in the Aoraki Mt Cook National Park by circumnavigating Aoraki/Mt Cook, our highest peak at 12,349 feet. Mt Cook is the centre of the national park and this circular flight takes in all the iconic geographic features that this region of NZ has to offer. You will see the longest glacier in NZ, the Tasman Glacier, on the eastern side of the main divide. We will then cross the main divide to the West Coast and take in the Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier. We will circle back onto the eastern side of the Southern Alps into the Hooker Valley before returning back into the Tasman Valley to land back where we started. This is a fantastic flight that condenses the best of NZÔÇÖs scenery into an unforgettable experience. We look forward to showing you what this area has to offer!
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  • 35 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$186.63
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$186.63
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Sea to Summit- Electric Mountain Biking Tour in Akaroa

Sea to Summit- Electric Mountain Biking Tour in Akaroa

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Highlights: During our premium full day tour we will rise from Sea to Summit and around the rim of the most iconic Volcano plug on the Banks Peninsula, you will be summiting Mount Bossu ( the highest point in the area) and will be rewarded with mind blowing views of the harbor, surrounding bays, volcanic landscape and the incredible views of the snow capped peaks of the Southern Alps and the Canterbury plains.. Trip Notes Assent 1189m, Descent:1163m, Total Distance 43km This amazing ride starts with mixed terrain and then a climb that brings us to the summit of the mountain. Continuing along the rim of the volcanoes soaking up the views finishing with a beautiful descent all the way back to sea level. The tour is a balance of unsealed gravel roads but also has some sealed sections.
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  • 4 hours
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$213.61
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$213.61

Wine Tasting & Sheep Farm Tour

Wine Tasting & Sheep Farm Tour

This trip is about seeing the real New Zealand for a more authentic experience. Travel from Lyttelton to our family farm in Hurunui. This farm has been in our family since 1884 and Scotty is the 5th generation to farm the land. The farm is only able to be visited via a Scotty B Tour. Lunch options include a local historic restaurant or local winery's & a tasting at a local winery to be chosen on the day Travel in comfort in a modern air conditioned vehicle
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  • 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$674.57
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$674.57
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Electric Mountain Bike & Sea Kayak Tour in Akaroa

Electric Mountain Bike & Sea Kayak Tour in Akaroa

This will be one of the best if not THE best experiences you will have during your NZ vacation! There is no better way to maximise your day in stunning Akaroa! If you love to get some exercise while exploring with a local guide this tour is for you. Get the best of both worlds as you pedal and paddle your way through this action packed unforgettable day of adventure with us. Incredible views from the top of the Crater while riding to the summit await! Get up close and personal with the marine/nature reserve as you sea kayak through its pristine turquoise waters. Enjoy touring with Local knowledgeable guides who love to share their knowledge Small intimate groups are key for safety and opportunity to chat with the guides through out the tours Exploring the area from two different perspectives will blow your mind and there is no better way to make the most of your time in this special place! And of course you get some Great exercise!
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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$190.00
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