Activities summary

  • Departure Hanmer Springs
  • Duration Full day
  • Available languages
    • English
    • Italian
    • French
  • Meeting point Any accommodation in Christchurch
  • Availability All year


Your one-day trip in Hanmer Springs will make you cross the panoramic road in Waipara Valley, through its vineyards and trees in the district of Hurunui, a peaceful village just 1 h 45 minutes drive from Christchurch. You can choose to walk in the panoramic reserve or dive into the hot thermal springs.

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Meet the private driver / guide at your accommodation. You will start your Christchurch sightseeing tour, including Start Mall and Bridge of Remembrance and other landmarks of the city after the earthquake, such as the Cardboard Cathedral.

Continue to Waipara Valley and Hanmer Springs in the charming Hurunui district. In the thermal pools you can experience different temperatures of the mineral waters. Those who are looking for a "fresher" option can go for the swimming pool and water slide. Try the hot springs while it's snowing!

  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • GST (tax on services and goods)
    • Driver / guide
    • Commentary on board
    • Return hotel transfers
    • Private tour
    • Private vehicle

    Price does not include

    • Entry ticket
    • Food and drinks


    Subject to favorable climatic conditions. In case of cancellation due to bad weather, the possibility of an alternative date or full refund will be given.
    Please bring your own towels if you access the hot thermal pools.

    Cancellation policy

    Cancellations made more than 7 days from the date of execution of the activity do not involve any penalty, in case of cancellation to 3-5 days before the start date, there is a penalty of 50%. In case of no show or cancellation up to 2 days before, a cancellation fee equal to 100% of the cost will be applied.