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Canterbury Trails - Day Tours

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| Beckenham, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Canterbury Trails focuses on small group guided tours of the South Island. We offer day tours from Christchuch to Akaroa NZ, Arthur's Pass with TranzAlpine train and Kaikoura Whale Watching. In addition we offer a 9 day Wilderness South Expedition Tour starting in Christchurch and finishing in Queenstown as well as a number of shorter guided trips in the Canterbury Region. We also specialise in putting together tailor made and bespoke tours working with our guests to ensure their interests and 'must see' places are included. See our web site for details.
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“private tour” (13 reviews)
“arthur's pass” (41 reviews)
“day trip” (17 reviews)
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| Beckenham, Christchurch, New Zealand
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"private tour"
in 13 reviews
"arthur's pass"
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"day trip"
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"small group"
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"tranzalpine train"
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"harbor cruise"
in 4 reviews
"south island"
in 13 reviews
"new zealand"
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"rr station"
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"see whales"
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"great sense of humor"
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"castle hill"
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"national park"
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"swim with the dolphins"
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"nature cruise"
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"devil's punchbowl"
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"excellent driver"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Peter was our guide and he was well informed, considerate and entertaining. He made sure all our requests were met.Peter with Canterbury Trails were great!

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Irene H, Owner at Canterbury Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to send such a nice review, and I will pass your comments on to Peter. He enjoyed the time he spent with you all. Cheers Irene

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our private guide, Tia, was with us for four days from Queenstown to Lake Pukaki and on to Christchurch and Akaroa. She was extremely knowledgable, friendly, accommodating, and had a great sense of humor. She made us feel very relaxed and did all she could...More

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Irene H, Owner at Canterbury Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and your lovely comments regarding our guide Tia. She enjoyed the time she spent with you both and she appreciates your very kind words. Safe travels.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the Arthur's Pass train ride, via Canterbury Traills, little knowing how good it would be. The train journey itself is spectacular with unique views only accessible from the railway. We were collected from our hotel by our guide, Peter, who took us to...More

Thank Martin W
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Irene H, Manager at Canterbury Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review and you comments on your guide Peter. I will pass this along.

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Our travel agent booked this tour for us. We had opted not to ride the train. Our guide, Wayne, took the time to get to know us and pretty quickly assessed that we wanted to do a real hike. He modified the plan en route,...More

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