Arthurs Pass / Tranz Alpine
Enjoy a real Canterbury experience. A wonderful and exciting day where you
will experience transport by coach, train and jetboat. Travel through rural
cropping areas and the scenic Arthurs Pass National Park. The TranzAlpine Train
- rated one of the top six train journeys in the world with its numerous
tunnels, viaducts and river canyons - will take you into the heart of the
Enjoy lunch at a mountain chalet restaurant, marvel at the spectacular alpine
scenery, meet the native New Zealand Parrot - the Kea, and take a short bush
walk if you want. A Jetboat ride deep into the Canyons / Gorges of the famous
Waimakariri River will take you to areas inaccessible by foot. Lunch and afternoon tea is also provided. Return to
Christchurch by coach across the Canterbury Plains to complete an unforgettable
day out in New Zealand.
AC19 Tranzalpine/Arthurs Pass Day Tour
Departs: 7.30am. Returns: 5pm.
Southern Alps Scenic Jet
For the real thrill seeker â€“ travel by road towards the mighty Southern Alps, then
board the Jetboat to explore the canyons of the Waimak Gorge.
AC31 Cost $110.00 per person
Minimum 4 persons per tour
Allow 3 hours
Includes 30 minutes of jetboating
AC31 Southern Alps Scenic Jet