Spend some time in the heart of the Southern Alps on this full day tour from Christchurch. Included is the Alpine Train from Springfield to Arthur's Pass, guided tour, farm tour, and a jet boat ride and lunch as optional extras.
Experience the TranzAlpine train journey on a guided day tour from Christchurch. Travel by road to Springfield. Board the TranzAlpine train to travel through the Southern Alps to Arthur’s Pass - admire the stunning alpine scenery through panoramic windows. From Arthur’s Pass, tour the snow-capped Southern Alps in Arthur’s Pass National Park, pausing for photo stops along the way. Visit the old village of Otira before returning to Arthur’s Pass for lunch. Explore the picturesque village of Arthur’s Pass and some of the many local walks. On the return drive to Christchurch, visit a High Country Sheep Farm for afternoon tea and experience an exhilarating Jet Boat Ride (optional extra) on the Waimak River before returning to Christchurch.