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Canterbury Region

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Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens · Specialty Museums
A holiday in Canterbury Region gives visitors a range of experiences, high up in the clouds at New Zealand's highest peak, or down beneath the waves on a stretch of coast famous for its whale-watching opportunities. Stroll through rolling vineyards in this renowned wine-growing region, or enjoy the hustle and bustle of Christchurch, New Zealand's second-largest city. With all the natural eccentricity that the country's scenery is known for, and a range of activities offering different ways to enjoy it, Canterbury Region makes a great place for outdoor adventuring. Explore the family-friendly attractions of Canterbury Region and add them to your vacation plans using our New Zealand day trip planner.
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Places to visit in Canterbury Region

Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu)Trip planner BEST FOR: World heritage site, Hiking Trail, Observatory ChristchurchTrip planner BEST FOR: Garden, Specialty Museum, History Museum Lake TekapoTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Body, Church, Nightlife Hanmer SpringsTrip planner BEST FOR: Hot Spring, Mountain, Forest KaikouraTrip planner BEST FOR: Dolphin / Whale Watching, Hiking Trail, Landmark

Regions of Canterbury Region