Christchurch Adventure


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Garden City Helicopters

Christchurch Adventure

Garden City Helicopters has been flying sightseers around the South Island for over 30 years. Their state of the art fleet offers guests comfort, speed and mouthwatering panoramas of some of the most beautiful landscape on the planet. Choose from a wide variety of tours, from short city hops to adventure trips and stunning scenic excursions. Christchurch City Scenic Experience Witness the r... More info

Discovery Jet

Christchurch Adventure

A short 20-minute drive from Methven and Mt Hutt, and just 60 minutes from Christchurch, the crystal clear waters of the Rakaia River is your destination for some high octane action. Go wet and wild with a thrill-filled ride on a powerful jet boat, or turn things up a notch with a jet boat combo experience Jet Boat Tours: Discovery Jet offers visitors the chance to go hurtling through gorges... More info

The Helicopter Line Mt Cook (Glentanner)

Christchurch Adventure

Stunning scenic helicopter flights around Mt Cook, Twizel, Fox & Franz Josef Glaciers, Queenstown and Fiordland. Also available for heliskiing, hunting, fishing and climbing. The Helicopter Line is New Zealand's premier commercial and leisure helicopter operator, offering amazing scenic flights over some of the world's most breathtaking scenery. Their Squirrel aircrafts guarantee a once-in-... More info

Black Cat Cruises

Christchurch Adventure

Tick your ultimate New Zealand bucket list activity off and swim in the wild with the endangered Hector’s dolphins with Black Cat Cruises or alternatively enjoy the stunning volcanic scenery around Akaroa harbour and its abundance of wildlife including dolphins, seals, penguins and more on an Akaroa Harbour Nature Cruise. Black Cat Cruises were the first daily cruise operators in Akaroa and a... More info

Glacier Explorers

Christchurch Adventure

Incredible boat journeys beside the mighty Tasman Glacier. One of only three tours of its kind in the world, you'll sail across the terminal lake and capture some amazing photographs. Glacier Explorers departs from the Hermitage Hotel in Aoraki/Mt Cook Alpine Village. The Tasman Glacier is one of the few in the world to terminate in a lake, so visitors can actually cruise alongside it in the cu... More info

Hidden Valleys Rafting

Christchurch Adventure

Rafting adventure specialists offering rides for varying abilities.  Situated in the Southern Alps, covering some of the wildest wilderness in the country. Satisfaction guaranteed. Hidden Valleys Rafting can offer rafters anything from a scenic, leisurely paddle through some stunning and serene mountain gorges, to really wet and wild rafting through grade 3 and 4 rapids.  They'll take... More info

Skydiving Kiwis

Christchurch Adventure

Whoever said 'kiwis can't fly' couldn't have been more wrong!   A unique adventure for thrill seekers, Skydiving Kiwis Ōtautahi is currently New Zealand's only helidive. This experience is equally exclusive on the international market, with only 7 other similar offerings.  This bucket-list worthy helidive combines a scenic helicopter flight in a BK 117 over the cityscape of Ōta... More info

Ballooning Canterbury

Christchurch Adventure

Enjoy the magic of Canterbury from high above in the tranquil early morning skies. Ballooning Canterbury will take you on a stunning trip across the Canterbury Plains in a top of the range hot air balloon. Experience the peace of early morning air and watch the sun come up across the plains before landing and enjoying a glass of champagne, fruit and muffins. Ballooning Canterbury is a family... More info