TranzAlpine Adventure Day Trip - By Train and Road - Shared
Christchurch, Canterbury and the West Coast, New Zealand
Enjoy a scenic train journey from Christchurch to visit Arthur's Pass. Crossing the Canterbury Plains, you will visit this beautiful National Park, which sits 740m above sea level.
Today you will be transferred to the train station where you will board the TranzAlpine train. This scenic rail journey passes through the beautiful Canterbury Plains before ascending New Zealand's Southern Alps.
Around late morning you will arrive into Arthur's Pass where you will be met by your guide. Head out to discover Arthur's Pass National Park. There are several scenic trails through the park which you can enjoy at your own pace depending on how strenuous you would like this experience to be.
After working up an appetite, your guide will take you to a picnic spot where you can enjoy lunch. Stop and enjoy the views over Waimakariri River Valley.
You will return by car to Christchurch in the late afternoon and return to your hotel where you can enjoy a relaxing evening.