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Arthurs Pass and TranzAlpine Day Tour

Days
1

Pricing From
$365

South Island
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Overview

We invite you to join us on a tour of discovery, featuring spectacular scenery. From Christchurch travel by road to Springfield at the foothills of the Southern Alps. At Springfield, board the world famous TranzAlpine train to travel through the Southern Alps to Arthurs Pass viewing the alpine scenery through panoramic windows. The TranzAlpine is renowned as one of the top ten train journeys in the world. From Arthurs Pass we tour by road over the snow-capped Southern Alps in the Arthurs Pass National Park and on to the Otira Gorge making a photo stop.

Visit the old village of Otira before returning to Arthurs Pass for lunch. After lunch explore the village and then start the return journey to Christchurch is by road stopping for an exhilarating jet boat ride through the spectacular gorges of the Waimakariri River. Following the jet boating, a visit will be made to a farm for late afternoon tea, followed by a sheep shearing and sheep mustering demonstration.

TranzAlpine Train New Zealand

TranzAlpine Train New Zealand

Kea in Arthurs Pass New Zealand

Jetboating Waimak Gorge New Zealand

Jetboating Waimak Gorge New Zealand

Arthurs Pass New Zealand

Cost per person
October 2018 - September 2019

  • Adult: NZ$365
  • Child: NZ$255

Optional Extras
Lunch

  • Adult: NZ$50
  • Child: NZ$35

Jetboating

  • Adult: NZ$50
  • Child: NZ$35

Child Age 3-13 yrs inclusive
Infants under 3 years not occupying a seat free of charge

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