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Hanmer Springs Day Tour
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Discover the picturesque village of Hanmer Springs on this full-day trip from Christchurch. Relax and rejuvenate in the hot thermal pools, ride a jet boat through Waiau Gorge and enjoy a cafe lunch in Hanmer Springs.
More details below
Pricing and availability
From $227.76 each  Adults (14 & older) *
From $159.44 each  Youths (3 to 13) *
*specify age at day of event
To check pricing and availability, enter the dates you wish to consider. (e.g., your trip dates)
From: To:

  • Day trip to Hanmer Springs from Christchurch
  • Jet boat ride through Waiau Gorge at Thrillseekers Canyon
  • Cafe Lunch in Hanmer Springs
  • Bathe in Hanmer Springs thermal pools
  • Hotel pickup and drop off from Christchurch
You'll be picked up from your centrally located Christchurch hotel to travel 90 minutes north to the tranquil setting of Hanmer Springs, nestled in a valley surrounded by mountains and forest-clad hills.

After enjoying the excitement of a jet boat ride through Waiau Gorge at Thrillseekers Canyon, arrive in Hanmer Springs. Enjoy lunch at the Garden House Cafe, relax in the thermal pools & time to explore the village of Hanmer Springs at your own leisure.

Arrive back at your Christchurch accommodation at approximately 6:00pm.
Inclusions :
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Thrillseekers Canyon Waiau Gorge Jet boat ride
  • Lunch
  • Admission to the hot thermal pools

Approximately 9 hours

Departure time and location:
8:30 AM; from the lobby of your Christchurch hotel

Return time and location:
6 PM; to the lobby of your Christchurch hotel

Important booking tip:
  • Children 2 and younger can participate at no additional cost.

Redemption instructions

After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation email or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it is critical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem 1 voucher per person.

How to Redeem Your Voucher:
Confirm your reservation. Contact Canterbury Leisure Tours at least 24 hours before your trip date to confirm your reservation and to arrange departure time for tour selected. You can find contact details on your printed voucher. Please arrive at the departure point 15 minutes prior to your departure time. Upon pick-up, present your voucher and photo ID in exchange for service.

Know Before You Go:
  • At least 4 people must sign up for this tour to go ahead.
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
Terms and conditions

Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to 48 hours before the date of the Activity.