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Can NZ

| Papanui, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 21 181 1570
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Wonderful experience touring South Island!

We were lucky to book two day trips with Can NZ Tours after our original plans got cancelled. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katya B
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Melbourne, Australia
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We only had one full day in Christchurch, which we had saved for a day trip to Arthur’s Pass. Given... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Ania_at_TravelBred
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Itasca, Illinois
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Sightseeing tours including ,Aoraki Mount Cook Day tour or overnight trip,Tekapo transfer tour,Christchurch garden tour , Akaroa Day trip with nature cruise or swim with dolphins, Kaikoura whalewatching ,swim with dolphins, Hanmer hot spring trips , Tranz Alpine train day tour with hiking in the Arthurs Pass National Park , wineries and hiking.I prepare homemade 2 course picnic lunches which enables us to have flexibility so that we can change our schedule if the weather is not on our side.My vehicle seats 7 guests. However am able to arrange charters of larger reliable vehicles to suit clients wishes or groups size.I also speak and write Japanese so delighted to assist guests from Japan with their holidays to New Zealand.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Papanui, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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+64 21 181 1570

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky to book two day trips with Can NZ Tours after our original plans got cancelled. We did a Mt Cook day trip and then had a TransAlpine experience the next day. Craig from Can NZ is a great, cheerful guide, full of...More

Thank Katya B
クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for your wonderful review. That was just such fun two days travelling with you both and so enjoyed the chats about your different upbringings and current lives. I enjoyed the Wellington match but was pretty dissapointed with the referee in Lima however...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We only had one full day in Christchurch, which we had saved for a day trip to Arthur’s Pass. Given the time of the year (winter), every company that I had contacted, rejected my reservation because the minimum group numbers (four people) for the tours...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Thank you Craig for a wonderful 3 nights and days full or entertainment , lovely food and incredible sight seeing. One of the best moments was Milly waiting for us at the airport! Looking forward to trying out your homemade bread recipe and hoping it...More

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クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thanks very much for finding me on the Internet and booking those tours with me. That was great fun enjoying those few days with you and sorry you couldnt stay to watch all of the All Blacks Wallabies game....Hope you got on ok in Milford...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had a wonderful day out with Craig our guide, out from Christchurch in the morning on the scenic route to the train station, hopped onto Trans Alpine railway train ride to Arthurs Pass, where Craig met us. The snow on the mountains was stunning...More

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クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for your very kind comments. That was just a wonderful day to be up in the Mountains with so much fresh snow.As you said there was almost no one else up there which makes it doubly special. Undoubtedly some of our best scenery can...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

After our original whale watch tour was cancelled due to the weather, Craig offered to give us a tour of Christchurch. It was very interesting to learn about the area and history, and to see firsthand how the earthquakes of 2010 and 2011 are reshaping...More

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クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thanks so much for your kind review. I hope that you have some good memories to take home with you of your time in New Zealand. I think we most certainly made the right call not to travel all the way to Kaikoura as it...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Craig was a very good host on our tour around Christchurch. He made sure we were well looked after by providing lots of activities that we could do on our tour around Christchurch and he was very very flexible with our needs. He helped out...More

Thank Benjamin G
クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Thanks so much indeed for your kind review. I have to thank the weather Gods as well for that day as even this week the weather really is wet and very un Canterbury like. Just like the big man in the sky lifted the clouds...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We truly enjoyed the trip to Mt. Cook with Craig. His hospitality is a genuine one and makes the group atmosphere very comfortable whole through the trip. I highly recommend any travellers to call him and ask what you want while in CHCH. He will...More

Thank raswt
クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

The weather was teasing us much of the way as we went to Mt Cook but truly opened up for us as we arrived. It was a wonderful day and thank you so much for finding me on the internet and using my Tranz Alpine...More

Reviewed 16 March 2017

Craig is wonderfully accommodating and makes sure that your trip is tailored to your needs. He personally picked us up from our B&B, and provided beautiful fresh food for morning coffee and lunch. He pays wonderful attention to making sure you see and get the...More

Thank marystuarta
Reviewed 6 March 2017

i joined a private tour with Craig dd Mar'17 for 1 day trip to Mt Cook. It was a wonderful tour with lot of information about NZ. What's the impact to local people from Earthquake.... i definite no doubt to recommend you to join him...More

Thank fcheung2404
クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Thanks very much for your kind review. That was a pleasure to meet you both and thoroughly enjoyed my day with you and hope you have some good memories of your trip to the South Island.

Reviewed 14 December 2016

My sister and I highly recommend Craig's daytrips. We went to Arthur's Pass with the trans alpine train- really beautiful- then some lovely little walks to see mountain streams. moss covered trees, wildflowers etc. and a gourmet picnic with a spectacular view. The 2nd. trip...More

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クレイグ, Owner at Can NZ, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Thanks so much Judy for your review. That was a pleasure to enjoy those two days with you and Sue. So glad to know that you enjoyed those tours with me.That picture of us having morning tea in the hayshed took me back to my...More

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