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  • Skiing

    Skiing

    From the ocean floor to the mountain summit - fly into coastal Christchurch and head to the hills as the Southern Alps spread across the horizon growing grander with each kilometre driven closer.

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  • Hot pools & health spas

    Hot pools & health spas

    New Zealand's hot pools are naturally heated by the earth below. Soak in a thermal pool surrounded by mountains, forest or lakes. Or treat yourself to a relaxing therapeutic treatment in one of many New Zealand health spas.

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  • Shopping in Christchurch

    Shopping in Christchurch

    Discover contemporary culture, elegance and a vibrant, quirky shopping culture in Christchurch city.

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  • Whale watching

    Whale watching

    Kaikoura is known as New Zealand’s whale-watching mecca. Get up-close with majestic Giant Sperm Whales; as well as Humpbacks, Pilot Whales and Orcas.

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  • Walking & hiking

    Walking & hiking

    Canterbury is a land of plains and peaks – a mecca for diverse experiences. Hikes & day walks are a great way to experience the very best of the region.

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  • Cycling & Mountain Biking

    Cycling & Mountain Biking

    Christchurch is a cycling paradise, and offers a huge range of scenic, accessible trails.

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  • Scenic flights

    Scenic flights

    Spectacular coastline, sky-scraping mountains, ancient glaciers, wide open plains..see it all with a scenic flight in the Christchurch - Canterbury region.

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  • Boat cruises

    Boat cruises

    Whale watching, glacial lakes, dolphin spotting, harbour cruises...the Christchurch-Canterbury region is a fascinating place to take a boat cruise.

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  • Christchurch Botanic Gardens

    Christchurch Botanic Gardens

    Founded over 150 years ago, the Christchurch Botanic Gardens is the green heart of the Garden City.

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  • Akaroa

    Akaroa

    The most French town in New Zealand, Akaroa will have you entranced with its historic buildings, magnificent harbour and passion for fine food.

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  • Aoraki Mount Cook National Park

    Aoraki Mount Cook National Park

    Mt Cook, the tallest mountain in New Zealand, helped Sir Edmund Hillary to develop his climbing skills in preparation for the conquest of Everest.

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