Arthur's Pass Day Tour
Owner operated and based in Christchurch, Canterbury Trails specialises in small group guided tours around Canterbury region.
Heading north on SH1, explore the scenic coastal route, stopping at view points, with your experienced guide. ? Take in either a Whale Watch Cruise or fly with Wings over Whales.
To the south, Akaroa is a French settlement with a distinctive charm. this is where you can cruise with the option of swimming with the small hectors dolphin.
To the west, Arthur's Pass is dramatic alpine landscape. A stunning scenic drive and option of taking the Tranz Alpine train in one direction. with a short walk or longer guided hike,
Morning and afternoon tea and a caf? lunch are all part of the experience.
Christchurch City and Garden Tours are also available.
Arthurs Pass Day Tour with TranzAlpine Train
You will be picked up from your accommodation and transferred to Arthur's Pass either by TranzAlpine train or minicoach depending on your tour choice. Your journey will take you west across the rich agricultural belt of the Canterbury Plains to Springfield where you will have the opportunity to take photos of the mountains rising above you. For those taking the train the journey through the gorge is spectacular before you make your way to the high mountains of the Southern Alps and Arthur's Pass.
- TranzAlpine train from Christchurch to Arthur's Pass
- Travel by minicoach
- Fully escorted with informative commentary
- Delicious picnic morning and afternoon teas
- Lunch in a country hotel with spectacular mountain views
- Guided walks to explore the alpine and high country landscapes
Depart 8:30am | Duration 9.5 hours
Please advise dietary requirements when booking.
includes Tranz Alpine Train one way and a guided walk
Private tour option
We pick up from your accommodation, ferry, railway or airport location.
CHILD POLICY Family friendly
CANCELLATION 30 days?100% | 60?days 50% |?cancellation due to weather or mechanical reasons, full refund
SEASON Open year round