Kaikoura Day Trip From Christchurch (Small Group & Carbon Neutral)

From NZD NZ$249.00
  • Duration: 9 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code: CHC03

Kaikoura is the best place to experience marine life encounters, coastal walks, and fantastic local food!


Why not experience Kaikoura for yourself and with friends, your phones and cameras will be filled to the brim with photos and videos of all the adventures that will be had. So, hop on and be driven in comfort in our modern comfortable minibuses packed with extras, just to make your journey that bit easier. Led by our fun and knowledgeable and passionate tour guides, this journey will come to life in a new way for you. We know all this adventuring will make you hungry – so don’t worry, snacks and lunch are fully included! Plus we have even included a wine tasting or beer with exclusive discounts.



·         Picture perfect scenery

·         Wildlife sightings

·         Visit the lookout for breath-taking views

·         Wine/Beer Tasting




Christchurch – We leave the Garden City and head north towards Kaikoura, on the way our knowledgeable drivers will point out Christchurch’s gems and top highlights. Once we leave the city we pass through beautiful lush green countryside, wineries, and farms, and depending on what time of year, the lush green pastures  will make way for beautifully snowy scenes.

Cheviot – We arrive in Cheviot for morning tea and a stretch of the legs. After we have refuelled, we get back on the road to Kaikoura. We pass through the beautiful Hundalee hills, once we reach the summit,  the Pacific Ocean greets us and we make our way back down and approach Kaikoura. We will weave our way through the stunning costal road, this stretch of road has to be the most scenic road in New Zealand, make sure you keep an eye out for surfers, and local wildlife – you may even spot a few seals!

Kaikoura – Once we have arrived in Kaikoura the day Is yours. You can explore the township, visit some of the local shops, take a coastal walk. Or why not meet the locals with Whale Watch Kaikoura, or even swim with the dolphins. The choices are endless! Lunch of course is included with our country favourite Fish and Chips.

Waipara – It’s time to start the journey back home. But before we arrive back in Christchurch, we stop at Waipara one of New Zealand’s premier wine regions, where we visit a locally owned and operated vineyard tasting a selection of wine, don’t worry if wine isn’t you thing, you can substitute wine for beer!

Christchurch – We arrive back in the Garden City, ready to relax after a wonderful day out!




·         Small Group

·         Carbon Neutral

·         Lunch – Fish and Chips

·         Bottled Water

·         Kiwi snacks

·         Wi-Fi

·         USB charging

·         Wine tasting / beer

·         Commentary

·         100% Kiwi as experience


Optional Extras

·         Whale Watching – boat or air

·         Swimming with the dolphins


We at Cheeky Kea Travel believe it is our small groups, our guides, the journey and all those little details that set our tours well apart. Secret stops, wildlife viewings, specially designed vehicles, complementary refreshments and many other fun surprises will ensure our tours are an experience to remember.



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