Inland & Mackenzie Country activities, tickets and more

Food, Wine & Nightlife

Half-Day Self-Guided Ride and Wine Bike Tour from Arrowtown

This half-day self-guided “ride and wine experience” bike tour from Arrowtown will have you cycling between rivers, across suspension bridges, under willow trees all with spectacular mountain views. Your tour will conclude with a wine tasting and tour at Gibbston Valley Winery. Departs from our Arrowtown shop. Depart 9.30am  Finishes in Arrowtown 1.45pm. Ride distance: 14 kilometres. Ride grade: Easy/intermediate Ride time: 2 hours (depends on rider)
$55
4 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Havelock to Marlborough Sound Greenshell Mussel Tasting Cruise

Enjoy the natural beauty of the Marlborough Sounds, at the top of New Zealand's South Island, with this indulgent Greenshell Mussel Cruise. The cruise features freshly steamed mussels paired with a glass of Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc for the ultimate wine/food match. Relax and unwind while you cruise the tranquil Pelorus Sound and Kenepuru Sound aboard our luxury launch MV Spirit on this half-day tour, departing Havelock. Learn about local history, visit a mussel farm and take in the stunning scenery.
$95
3 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Cowan's observatory tour

Take a look through our telescopes and discover a few hidden secrets throughout the Milky Way. This tour is perfect for your first stargazing experience.
$69
1.25 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Kaikoura Express return from Christchurch

Come and say, 'Kia Ora!' to KaikouraRun away to Kaikoura for a 1 or 2 day scenic trip with complimentary Christchurch pick ups.Just 200 kms to the North, Kaikoura is a historic seaside settlement famous for wildlife, culture and great food!Jump aboard the Kaikoura Express and we'll take you on a scenic journey direct to the heart of Kaikoura with optional free connections to the Dolphin Encounter and Albatross Tours.Check out the native New Zealand Fur Seals, the rough rugged and wild coastline, a dolphin or whale watch tour, check out the spectacular Albatross or just cruise at your own pace.Kaikoura is a region rich in Maoritanga (indigenous culture) - join a walking tour and learn about the local flora and fauna or take a moment to explore the Kaikoura Museum and soak up the local history.
$42
2 days
Water Sports

Day Safari Sea Kayaking Trip from Te Anau

Start your day with a scenic minibus journey along the magnificent Milford Road with our guide showing you the best spots before connecting with the Sunriser Classic sea kayaking trip.
$137
1 day
Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

General Admission to Bill Richardson Transport World

If you're looking for things to do in Invercargill then you can't miss Bill Richardson Transport World. With literally hundreds of motor vehicles and petrol pumps on display throughout 15,000sqm there is a lot to take in. An impressive body of work you will come to see a lifetime of passion on display. Be amazed by a restoration journey that has taken fifty years to establish. Highlights include retro Kombi’s, Henry Ford Letter Cars, Model T’s, Diamond T Trucks, stunning 1930’s V8’s and over 200 vintage petrol pumps.  Don't worry if you're not a motoring enthusiast! Bill Richardson Transport World has been designed to impress even the least mechanically minded. Guests will find a growing wearable arts collection, movie theatre, children’s play zones and themed bathrooms fast becoming as famous as our vehicles. With so much to see, let us entertain you for a few hours or the whole day!
$21
2 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Waiatoto River Safari

Let the jet boat wisk you away on this nature safari into remote back country. Touch and learn about the natural history of New Zealand's remote World Heritage Area. Your tour is operated by a family run business, When you take this tour, you arrive as acquaintances and leave as friends. There are many stops for commentary on the native birds, animals and forest of the South Westland region. A photographer's dream, stretch your legs at the top of the river for an optional forest walk into New Zealand's rain forest. Touch the ferns, listen to birds and spot the fish. Ideal for all ages and physical fitness. For infants to elderly, this is a must do, to explore the UNESCO World Heritage area-Te Wahipounamu of South Westland, New Zealand.
$140
2.25 hours
Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Waiatoto Jet Boat River Safari from Haast

Have an exclusive experience for up to 8 people on this 3-hour private Waiatoto River Safari from Haast. With many tours in New Zealand to choose from, why not try something incredibly different and special on this jet boat adventure. You will be in the surrounds of extraordinary nature with the option to bring your own lunch. This is the only mountain to sea jet boat tour in New Zealand. This private tour includes the boat and local owner who is also your driver and personal guide for up to 3-hours with your choice of tour duration. You will learn about the natural history, flora and fauna and the rainforest.
$1053
3 hours
Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

20 minutes Helicopter Scenic Flights by HeliServices NZ Tekapo

Soar alongside magnificent Lake Tekapo, New Zealand. Fly high over the spectacular Mackenzie Basin, taking in views of the stunning turquoise lakes and surrounding mountain landscape, before landing on Mt Joseph to enjoy a panoramic view framed by the jagged peaks of the Southern Alps. With seasonal snow landing. This flight departs daily from our HeliServices.NZ Tekapo Heliport. Duration: Approx 20minutes.
$175
20 minutes