Canterbury Trails Tours
Christchurch & South Island
South Island Private Tours & Transfers
Tailor made tours and private deluxe tours throughout South Island
With an extensive Department of Conservation Concession explore the real New Zealand, meet the locals and help you understand why New Zealand's flora and fauna is so unique. Join us on tour and learn about our heritage, unique culture and explore some of the amazing landscapes we have to offer.
- Nature & Wildlife Tours
- Golf Tours with excursions for the non-golfers
- Biking & Hiking Tours
- Wine & Gourmet Tours
Canterbury Trails also offers private transfers from or to Christchurch from destinations around South Island. Land at Christchurch Airport and your driver will take you to your next destination, incorporating all the the sites along the way.
Tailor Made & Special Interest Tours
Canterbury Trails offers exclusive private tours of New Zealand's South Island exploring and discovering the best of the island. Taking you "off the beaten track" (by vehicle or on foot) and giving you the opportunity to engage with locals these tours are fully escorted with drives, walks, first class service, superb food and accommodations. Canterbury Trails provides a private guiding service with carefully planned custom itineraries that are tailored to the guests' wishes and fitness.
Your custom tour takes you where you want to go. Be as active! There are many easily accessible walks around the South Island that allow you to step into stunning scenery of mountains and lakes, primeval forests and native bush, untamed beaches and glaciers. Kayaking on a pristine, still river, lagoon or lake is also an option as is a visit to a sheep station, winery and cultural attraction.
With contacts throughout the South Island, you will be meeting people who are passionate about New Zealand and what they do is an important element of what Canterbury Trails offers as is recommending the finest food and wine.
Everyone is different - a private tour allows the flexibility to meet your individual needs and interests.
South Island Transfers
Combine a day's sightseeing with a transfer from Christchurch to Queenstown, Arthur's Pass, Kaikora or Picton
All tours will operate with a minimum of 2 passengers.
Contact operator for a quote, every tour is different.
We meet you at your accommodation.
CHILD POLICY Family friendly
CANCELLATION 30 days 100% | 60 days 50% | cancellation due to weather or mechanical reasons, full refund
SEASON Open year round