Cass is situated 200 miles (322 kilometers) southwest of Wellington, the national capital, and approximately 55 miles (89 kilometers) northwest of Christchurch.
Canterbury is brimming with fabulous things to see and do, from big-ticket tourist hotspots to hidden gems that await the more intrepid traveler. If you've got a hankering for more things to see and do, try the Kura Tawhiti Scenic Reserve and Cave Stream Scenic Reserve in and around Castle Hill, which you'll find roughly 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the north of Cass.
When you are ready to venture further afield why not check out the nearest regional center. Methven is situated 40 miles (64 kilometers) away and features sights including Awa Awa Rata Reserve, Summit Six Chair and Mount Somers. Exibition Quad Chair and Rakaia Gorge are other good places to visit.
If you're in the hunt for things to see that won't blow the budget, set aside some time to explore Canterbury's many outdoor cultural attractions such as gardens. This area is popular for its range of old towns; these are wonderful reminders of the area's rich past.
Check out the region's beautiful waterways. Swimming and boating are some of the most popular ways to get active here. Why not take the opportunity to relax and enjoy during gentle pastimes such as shore fishing or wildlife watching. Both are popular with both visitors and locals alike.
It is often said that an aeroplane ticket is the only thing you can buy that makes you more rich. A trip to Canterbury will reward you with memories you'll treasure for years to come.