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southern alps explorer

See the vast plains, impressive rivers and beautiful mountains of Canterbury

At a glance:

  • Price: NZ$1490 Per Person


  • Duration: 2 hours

  • Departs from: Christchurch Airport

  • Checkin no later than 15mins prior to departure

  • Click Here for Cancellation Policy

Fly over Christchurch and the Canterbury plains to the magnificent Southern Alps.  Explore the beautiful Waimak River Gorge following the historic Transalpine railway through to the upper reaches of the river and Arthurs Pass National Park.

Experience glaciers and magnificent mountain scenery, land on a mountain top and breathe in the fresh alpine air as you capture those precious moments on camera.

An optional extra would be to stop at a high country sheep station for lunch for some real New Zealand hospitality. Contact us to arrange this option

Allow for 1.5 hours for this trip, longer if you are stopping for lunch.

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Southern Alps Explorer

NZ$1490 per person