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Activities And Sightseeing Options

As one of us returns, or we receive good suggestions from our clients, we will add these to this page. There are a large range of activities and sightseeing options within New Zealand. We will not attempt to list them all, just the ones that appeal to us and represent something special, not necessarily from a price perspective, but from what you accomplish if your partake.

 

City Walking New Zealand

For visitors to Wellington here is a great way to extract more from your visit. Please mention you heard about them via us and we will get a beer at a pub when we visit next! -
 Walk Wellington

Short walks around Auckland

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Sail an America's Cup Yacht on Auckland Harbour

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Have you seen the above movie from New Zealand? Award winner. Use a self drive packages to visit the remote area used to make this film. Explore this great Maori story. Meet whales by taking a Whale Watching trip from Kaikoura.


Cruise the coastal water of Kerikeri - Bay of Islands - using transport of a bygone era!


Fly into the Mt Cook National Park
Land on the Tasman Glacier


Edwin Fox Nautical Museum
Picton

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The Waimarie passing the Motel -full steam ahead
Waimarie plied the Whanganui River for 50 years, one of an extensive riverboat fleet, carrying mixed cargoes, river dwellers and tourists until she sank in 1952.  Waimarie, the only surviving paddle steamer from the golden riverboat era in New Zealand's history, was been salvaged and faithfully restored after lying submerged for 41 years. Click picture to view website.

Via Ferrata


The 'Iron Way' cliff face climbing for beginners. Experience the thrill of rock faces without the danger.



Move closer to 'Space' whilst touring the South Island
 of New Zealand

Waimakariri Jet Boat Ride
Alpine Jet

For the thrill of Helicopters over Glaciers and around mountains the West Coast town of Fox Glacier is the place to be - subject to weather of course!

Antarctic Centre
Christchurch


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Odds and Sods

Charles Upham VC and Bar Statue
North Canterbury Waipara Wine region

The restored Art deco Roxy Theatre Wellington

This HAS to be seen! A restored art deco theatre as a purpose built 3D theatre! Weta Studios aka Lord of the Rings (Peter Jackson fame) have a bit to do with it!

 

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