Arthur's Pass National Park Vacation Packages
Arthur's Pass National Park is located approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) northwest of Christchurch and 200 miles (322 kilometers) southwest of Wellington, the capital of New Zealand.
Savvy travelers often use Arthur's Pass National Park as a springboard for further explorations. Canterbury possesses a wealth of terrific sights and attractions. Two places within a relatively short distance of Arthur's Pass National Park are Castle Hill, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest, and Moana, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south.
While you are staying in Arthur's Pass National Park, don't forget to spend a few hours exploring Greymouth. Approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northwest, this regional city is where you can find Hokitika Beach, Lake Brunner and Monteith's Brewing Company. Shantytown, Brunner Industrial Site and Lake Kaniere are also good places to spend some time.
Experience Arthur's Pass National Park's religious side at the region's cathedrals and other places of worship. Every place you visit has its special history and Canterbury is no exception. The old towns here provide a fascinating window on the past.
Why not combine education and relaxation on your travels by joining one of the area's excellent wildlife spotting tours and guided nature walks. Why not have a go at some wintersports here? Skiing is an idea. Another one is snow shoeing.
At the end of your vacation to this incredible region, remember that you can come again. As it goes in places like this: Once a visitor, forever a friend.